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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 54 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 132 110 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.05% 3.57% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 4.80% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 71 61
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £18.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+76.15% -37.08%
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
3408 2293 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 78.80% 74.33% 71.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2092 1270 1045
Average daily rate £413 £370 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 101 103
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 70 £350 - 67
Cheshire -9 27 £375 +11.11% 25
Merseyside -9 11 £285 -14.92% 4
Lancashire -20 5 £550 +83.33% 9
Cumbria - 1 £160 -
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 103 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (22.36%) HTML
3 51 (21.52%) Retail
4 46 (19.41%) CSS
5 41 (17.30%) JavaScript
6 40 (16.88%) Java
7 28 (11.81%) TDD
7 28 (11.81%) Mobile App
8 26 (10.97%) Finance
9 24 (10.13%) PHP
9 24 (10.13%) Web Services
9 24 (10.13%) AngularJS
10 23 (9.70%) Apple iOS
10 23 (9.70%) Android
10 23 (9.70%) SQL
11 22 (9.28%) HTML5
12 21 (8.86%) CSS3
12 21 (8.86%) User Experience
13 19 (8.02%) Web Development
13 19 (8.02%) SDLC
13 19 (8.02%) Cucumber
14 17 (7.17%) Spring
15 16 (6.75%) Software Testing
15 16 (6.75%) hybris
15 16 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (6.75%) DevOps
15 16 (6.75%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (6.33%) BDD
16 15 (6.33%) Kanban

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.38%) CMS
2 7 (2.95%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.95%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.95%) WordPress
3 5 (2.11%) Node.js
4 4 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.69%) JBoss
4 4 (1.69%) Apache
5 3 (1.27%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.84%) Commerce Server
6 2 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.84%) IIS
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.84%) nginx
6 2 (0.84%) Liferay
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.42%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.27%) MS Project
3 2 (0.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (5.49%) Magento
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.42%) AWD
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.42%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (3.38%) Amazon S3
2 8 (3.38%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (2.53%) Route 53
4 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.27%) SaaS
7 2 (0.84%) PaaS
7 2 (0.84%) IaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.95%) Firewall
2 5 (2.11%) HTTP
2 5 (2.11%) Internet
3 4 (1.69%) 3G
3 4 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.69%) Network Security
3 4 (1.69%) LTE
3 4 (1.69%) 4G
4 3 (1.27%) Extranet
5 2 (0.84%) SAN
5 2 (0.84%) NAS
6 1 (0.42%) SSH
6 1 (0.42%) Intranet
6 1 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.49%) MySQL
2 11 (4.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.95%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.27%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.27%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.84%) DataStage
8 2 (0.84%) QlikView
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.42%) Informix
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (8.02%) Cucumber
2 14 (5.91%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.80%) Calabash
3 9 (3.80%) Appium
3 9 (3.80%) Maven
3 9 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.38%) Ant
4 8 (3.38%) Gradle
4 8 (3.38%) Hudson
5 7 (2.95%) Selenium
5 7 (2.95%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (2.11%) JUnit
6 5 (2.11%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.27%) Subversion
7 3 (1.27%) JIRA
8 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.84%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.42%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.42%) SonarQube
General
1 51 (21.52%) Retail
2 26 (10.97%) Finance
3 7 (2.95%) Marketing
4 5 (2.11%) Legal
4 5 (2.11%) Banking
5 2 (0.84%) Back Office
5 2 (0.84%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (38.82%) Developer
2 38 (16.03%) Analyst
3 26 (10.97%) Business Analyst
4 23 (9.70%) Front-End Developer
5 21 (8.86%) Architect
6 15 (6.33%) Consultant
7 14 (5.91%) Java Developer
8 13 (5.49%) Test Consultant
8 13 (5.49%) Project Manager
8 13 (5.49%) Designer
9 11 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (4.22%) PHP Developer
11 8 (3.38%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.38%) UI Designer
12 7 (2.95%) Magento Developer
12 7 (2.95%) Business Systems Analyst
12 7 (2.95%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (2.95%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.95%) Web Developer
13 6 (2.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (22.36%) HTML
2 46 (19.41%) CSS
3 24 (10.13%) Web Services
3 24 (10.13%) AngularJS
4 22 (9.28%) HTML5
5 21 (8.86%) CSS3
6 17 (7.17%) Spring
7 15 (6.33%) SOAP
8 14 (5.91%) JSON
9 13 (5.49%) jQuery
10 12 (5.06%) J2EE
11 11 (4.64%) XML
11 11 (4.64%) Backbone.js
12 9 (3.80%) REST
12 9 (3.80%) React
12 9 (3.80%) Middleware
13 8 (3.38%) .NET
13 8 (3.38%) RESTful
14 6 (2.53%) Hibernate
14 6 (2.53%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.81%) Mobile App
2 21 (8.86%) User Experience
3 15 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.53%) iPad
5 5 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.84%) Social Media
7 2 (0.84%) iPhone
7 2 (0.84%) NHS
7 2 (0.84%) W3C
8 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.42%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.42%) iSeries
8 1 (0.42%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.42%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.70%) Android
1 23 (9.70%) Apple iOS
2 14 (5.91%) Linux
3 10 (4.22%) CentOS
4 6 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.11%) UNIX
6 4 (1.69%) Windows
7 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (11.81%) TDD
3 19 (8.02%) Web Development
3 19 (8.02%) SDLC
4 16 (6.75%) DevOps
4 16 (6.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (6.75%) Software Testing
5 15 (6.33%) MVC
5 15 (6.33%) Scrum
5 15 (6.33%) BDD
5 15 (6.33%) Kanban
6 14 (5.91%) SOA
6 14 (5.91%) OO
7 13 (5.49%) Content Management
8 12 (5.06%) ITIL
8 12 (5.06%) Test Planning
9 11 (4.64%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.64%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.30%) JavaScript
2 40 (16.88%) Java
3 24 (10.13%) PHP
4 23 (9.70%) SQL
5 9 (3.80%) Ruby
6 7 (2.95%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.11%) C#
8 4 (1.69%) Perl
8 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.69%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.84%) Scala
9 2 (0.84%) PHP5
9 2 (0.84%) Groovy
9 2 (0.84%) Python
10 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.42%) R
10 1 (0.42%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (1.69%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) ISEB
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.42%) PMP
3 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.06%) QA
2 4 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.27%) SLA
4 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.84%) Squid
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (3.38%) Puppet
2 6 (2.53%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.27%) cPanel
4 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (6.75%) hybris
2 14 (5.91%) Oracle
3 13 (5.49%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.95%) Adobe
4 7 (2.95%) Talend
5 6 (2.53%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.11%) ATG
6 5 (2.11%) Tableau
7 4 (1.69%) VMware
7 4 (1.69%) Google
8 3 (1.27%) Vertica
8 3 (1.27%) IBM
8 3 (1.27%) Informatica
9 2 (0.84%) Retek
9 2 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.84%) Stellent
9 2 (0.84%) HP
9 2 (0.84%) Symantec
9 2 (0.84%) Apple
9 2 (0.84%) Veeam
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Venturi
Rate: £325 - £425 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago