The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 37 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 153 121 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.17% 3.20% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 4.10% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 53 53
Median daily rate £400 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £595 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +24.52%
E-Commerce
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2974 2948 2247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.04% 78.07% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1737 1227
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 126 94
Median hourly rate £23.50 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the North West region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the North West

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the North West region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 85 £400 +3.22% 54
Cheshire +24 49 £400 +14.28% 15
Merseyside +2 14 £325 -1.88% 12
Lancashire -10 1 £225 -59.09% 7
E-Commerce
England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 114 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (31.09%) Java
3 90 (28.85%) JavaScript
4 77 (24.68%) Retail
5 75 (24.04%) CSS
6 65 (20.83%) HTML
7 63 (20.19%) SQL
8 52 (16.67%) PHP
9 42 (13.46%) Web Development
10 41 (13.14%) TDD
11 40 (12.82%) Finance
12 38 (12.18%) Linux
13 36 (11.54%) XML
14 35 (11.22%) SQL Server
14 35 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (10.90%) ETL
15 34 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (10.58%) jQuery
16 33 (10.58%) HTML5
16 33 (10.58%) Oracle
17 32 (10.26%) CRM
18 31 (9.94%) CSS3
19 30 (9.62%) Magento
20 29 (9.29%) Project Management
20 29 (9.29%) Front End Development
21 28 (8.97%) Jenkins
22 27 (8.65%) ERP
23 25 (8.01%) Web Services
23 25 (8.01%) Analytics
24 24 (7.69%) MVC

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.13%) CMS
2 15 (4.81%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.53%) ATG Dynamo
3 11 (3.53%) JBoss
4 8 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (2.56%) SAS
5 6 (1.92%) Apache
5 6 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.60%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.60%) Drupal
6 5 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.28%) Confluence
7 4 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.96%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.96%) GeoServer
8 3 (0.96%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.64%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (0.96%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.64%) MS Office
2 2 (0.64%) MS Project
2 2 (0.64%) Pixate
3 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.32%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 30 (9.62%) Magento
2 9 (2.88%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.64%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.60%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.96%) SoftLayer
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.64%) IaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Office 365
4 2 (0.64%) PaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Route 53
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.77%) Network Security
2 10 (3.21%) Internet
3 8 (2.56%) Firewall
4 6 (1.92%) DNS
5 4 (1.28%) HTTP
6 3 (0.96%) MPLS
7 2 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.64%) DHCP
7 2 (0.64%) DSL
7 2 (0.64%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.64%) VRRP
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.32%) FTP
8 1 (0.32%) LAN
8 1 (0.32%) PABX
8 1 (0.32%) SMTP
8 1 (0.32%) VoIP
8 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.69%) MySQL
3 19 (6.09%) Big Data
4 16 (5.13%) OLAP
4 16 (5.13%) OLAP Cube
4 16 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.92%) DB2
10 5 (1.60%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.28%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.28%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.96%) GIS
12 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (8.97%) Jenkins
2 19 (6.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 17 (5.45%) JIRA
4 15 (4.81%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.21%) Maven
6 9 (2.88%) Grunt
7 8 (2.56%) gulp
8 7 (2.24%) Ant
9 6 (1.92%) SonarQube
10 5 (1.60%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.60%) Subversion
10 5 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.28%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.28%) JUnit
11 4 (1.28%) Mockito
11 4 (1.28%) Selenium
12 3 (0.96%) FindBugs
12 3 (0.96%) Hudson
12 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.96%) Vagrant
General
1 77 (24.68%) Retail
2 40 (12.82%) Finance
3 19 (6.09%) Marketing
4 15 (4.81%) Banking
5 7 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.24%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Billing
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (39.74%) Developer
2 48 (15.38%) Analyst
3 28 (8.97%) Architect
3 28 (8.97%) Project Manager
4 25 (8.01%) Java Developer
5 21 (6.73%) Business Analyst
6 18 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 18 (5.77%) Magento Developer
7 17 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (4.81%) HTML Developer
9 14 (4.49%) Consultant
10 13 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
11 12 (3.85%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 12 (3.85%) PHP Developer
12 11 (3.53%) .NET Developer
12 11 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (3.53%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.53%) Systems Analyst
12 11 (3.53%) Test Analyst
12 11 (3.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (24.04%) CSS
2 65 (20.83%) HTML
3 36 (11.54%) XML
4 33 (10.58%) HTML5
4 33 (10.58%) jQuery
5 31 (9.94%) CSS3
6 25 (8.01%) Web Services
7 23 (7.37%) AngularJS
8 21 (6.73%) Ajax
9 20 (6.41%) .NET
9 20 (6.41%) JSP
10 19 (6.09%) Spring
11 17 (5.45%) J2EE
12 11 (3.53%) JDBC
13 10 (3.21%) XSLT
14 7 (2.24%) Servlets
14 7 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (1.92%) Middleware
15 6 (1.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.73%) User Experience
2 18 (5.77%) Digital Media
3 11 (3.53%) Online Banking
4 8 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.28%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.28%) iPad
5 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.28%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.96%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (0.64%) NHS
7 2 (0.64%) Replication
7 2 (0.64%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.32%) FMCG
8 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.18%) Linux
2 4 (1.28%) Android
2 4 (1.28%) Unix
3 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.96%) Windows
3 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.64%) CentOS
4 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.46%) Web Development
3 41 (13.14%) TDD
4 35 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (10.90%) ETL
6 32 (10.26%) CRM
7 29 (9.29%) Front End Development
7 29 (9.29%) Project Management
8 27 (8.65%) ERP
9 25 (8.01%) Analytics
10 24 (7.69%) MVC
11 20 (6.41%) Scrum
12 19 (6.09%) DevOps
13 17 (5.45%) Web Application Development
14 16 (5.13%) Dimensional Modelling
14 16 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
14 16 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (4.81%) Content Management
16 14 (4.49%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (31.09%) Java
2 90 (28.85%) JavaScript
3 63 (20.19%) SQL
4 52 (16.67%) PHP
5 22 (7.05%) C#
6 10 (3.21%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.88%) PL/SQL
7 9 (2.88%) Ruby
8 5 (1.60%) Python
9 3 (0.96%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.64%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.64%) Go
10 2 (0.64%) Perl
10 2 (0.64%) Scala
10 2 (0.64%) VBA
11 1 (0.32%) ABAP
11 1 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.32%) Delphi
11 1 (0.32%) Groovy
11 1 (0.32%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 14 (4.49%) Degree
2 6 (1.92%) ISEB
3 5 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.32%) CCNA
5 1 (0.32%) CCNP
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.32%) PMP
5 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.85%) QA
2 4 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.28%) Docker
3 3 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.21%) Puppet
2 9 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.56%) Ansible
4 5 (1.60%) Mesos
5 2 (0.64%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.64%) Terraform
5 2 (0.64%) vMotion
6 1 (0.32%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.32%) Packer
Vendors
1 33 (10.58%) Oracle
2 20 (6.41%) hybris
3 19 (6.09%) Talend
3 19 (6.09%) Vertica
4 16 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 15 (4.81%) Adobe
6 14 (4.49%) ATG
6 14 (4.49%) IBM
7 9 (2.88%) Sitecore
8 8 (2.56%) SAP
9 7 (2.24%) Ab Initio
9 7 (2.24%) Teradata
9 7 (2.24%) Zend
10 6 (1.92%) Endeca
11 5 (1.60%) Google
11 5 (1.60%) Tableau
11 5 (1.60%) VMware
12 4 (1.28%) Informatica
12 4 (1.28%) Perforce
13 3 (0.96%) Red Hat
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