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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 35 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 171 133 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.81% 2.96% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 3.61% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 69 88
Median daily rate £388 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £18.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -89.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.88 £33.50 £22.63
% change year-on-year
-58.58% +48.06%
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
2953 3685 2402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.09% 81.96% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1879 2303 1381
Median daily rate £405 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 142 112
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.92 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +8 86 £369 +5.35% 58
Cheshire +21 69 £388 -3.12% 19
Merseyside -3 9 £400 +11.11% 8
Lancashire +18 2 £338 -38.63% 8
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 144 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (28.48%) Java
3 85 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 67 (20.74%) CSS
5 66 (20.43%) HTML
6 65 (20.12%) SQL
7 62 (19.20%) Retail
8 51 (15.79%) PHP
9 46 (14.24%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (14.24%) HTML5
10 45 (13.93%) TDD
11 44 (13.62%) CSS3
12 42 (13.00%) ETL
13 41 (12.69%) Linux
14 40 (12.38%) SQL Server
15 39 (12.07%) Scrum
15 39 (12.07%) Web Development
16 38 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (10.22%) Jenkins
17 33 (10.22%) Finance
17 33 (10.22%) Front End Development
18 32 (9.91%) jQuery
19 31 (9.60%) CRM
20 30 (9.29%) Analytics
20 30 (9.29%) AngularJS
21 27 (8.36%) Magento
21 27 (8.36%) ERP
22 26 (8.05%) Project Management
23 25 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
23 25 (7.74%) CMS

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 25 (7.74%) CMS
2 11 (3.41%) SAS
3 7 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (1.55%) ATG Dynamo
4 5 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.55%) JBoss
4 5 (1.55%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.24%) Drupal
6 3 (0.93%) Apache
6 3 (0.93%) ArcGIS
6 3 (0.93%) GeoServer
6 3 (0.93%) nginx
6 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.62%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (0.62%) Marvel
7 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.24%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.93%) MS Office
4 2 (0.62%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.62%) MS Project
4 2 (0.62%) Pixate
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.31%) Mingle
5 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (8.36%) Magento
2 4 (1.24%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.62%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.86%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.93%) Route 53
4 2 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.62%) IaaS
4 2 (0.62%) Office 365
4 2 (0.62%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
5 1 (0.31%) Google Play
5 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.31%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.88%) Network Security
2 14 (4.33%) Internet
3 7 (2.17%) HTTP
4 6 (1.86%) DNS
4 6 (1.86%) Firewall
5 3 (0.93%) MPLS
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.62%) DHCP
6 2 (0.62%) DSL
6 2 (0.62%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.62%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.62%) VRRP
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.31%) FWSM
7 1 (0.31%) PABX
7 1 (0.31%) TETRA
7 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.43%) Big Data
3 21 (6.50%) OLAP
3 21 (6.50%) OLAP Cube
3 21 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (5.26%) MySQL
6 9 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.48%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.55%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (1.24%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.93%) BigQuery
11 3 (0.93%) GIS
11 3 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.93%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 2 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (10.22%) Jenkins
2 25 (7.74%) Talend Open Studio
3 18 (5.57%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.95%) Grunt
5 15 (4.64%) gulp
5 15 (4.64%) JIRA
6 11 (3.41%) Cucumber
6 11 (3.41%) Selenium
7 5 (1.55%) Hudson
7 5 (1.55%) JUnit
7 5 (1.55%) Subversion
7 5 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.24%) Maven
8 4 (1.24%) SonarQube
8 4 (1.24%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.24%) Xcode
9 3 (0.93%) Ant
9 3 (0.93%) GoCD
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (19.20%) Retail
2 33 (10.22%) Finance
3 23 (7.12%) Marketing
4 11 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.17%) Banking
6 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.62%) Back Office
7 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 120 (37.15%) Developer
2 61 (18.89%) Analyst
3 31 (9.60%) Business Analyst
4 23 (7.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 22 (6.81%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.19%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 19 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 18 (5.57%) Architect
9 17 (5.26%) Magento Developer
10 15 (4.64%) HTML Developer
10 15 (4.64%) Test Analyst
11 14 (4.33%) DBA
11 14 (4.33%) JavaScript Developer
12 13 (4.02%) Agile Business Analyst
12 13 (4.02%) Angular Developer
12 13 (4.02%) Designer
12 13 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.02%) HTML CSS Developer
13 12 (3.72%) Consultant
14 11 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (20.74%) CSS
2 66 (20.43%) HTML
3 46 (14.24%) HTML5
4 44 (13.62%) CSS3
5 32 (9.91%) jQuery
6 30 (9.29%) AngularJS
7 24 (7.43%) XML
8 18 (5.57%) JSON
9 17 (5.26%) .NET
10 13 (4.02%) RESTful
11 12 (3.72%) Spring
12 11 (3.41%) Dropwizard
13 10 (3.10%) Web Services
14 8 (2.48%) Middleware
14 8 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (2.17%) Ajax
16 6 (1.86%) ASP.NET
16 6 (1.86%) JSP
17 5 (1.55%) Django
17 5 (1.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.12%) User Experience
2 19 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 14 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.24%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.24%) EPoS
5 4 (1.24%) Online Banking
6 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (0.93%) New Media
7 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.62%) Fintech
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (0.62%) NHS
7 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.62%) Replication
7 2 (0.62%) Statistics
7 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.69%) Linux
2 12 (3.72%) Android
3 7 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.55%) Unix
5 4 (1.24%) Windows
5 4 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.93%) CentOS
7 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.24%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (13.93%) TDD
4 42 (13.00%) ETL
5 39 (12.07%) Scrum
5 39 (12.07%) Web Development
6 38 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (10.22%) Front End Development
8 31 (9.60%) CRM
9 30 (9.29%) Analytics
10 27 (8.36%) ERP
11 26 (8.05%) Project Management
12 25 (7.74%) DevOps
12 25 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (7.12%) Content Management
14 21 (6.50%) Dimensional Modelling
14 21 (6.50%) Kanban
14 21 (6.50%) Kimball Methodology
15 17 (5.26%) BDD
16 15 (4.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 92 (28.48%) Java
2 85 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 65 (20.12%) SQL
4 51 (15.79%) PHP
5 16 (4.95%) C#
6 9 (2.79%) Ruby
7 8 (2.48%) Python
8 7 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 6 (1.86%) Apple Swift
9 6 (1.86%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.24%) VBA
12 3 (0.93%) Scala
13 2 (0.62%) Go
13 2 (0.62%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) ABAP
14 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.31%) C
14 1 (0.31%) Delphi
14 1 (0.31%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 16 (4.95%) Degree
2 10 (3.10%) ISEB
3 8 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.93%) CISA
5 3 (0.93%) CISM
6 1 (0.31%) CCNA
6 1 (0.31%) CCNP
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.31%) CISSP
6 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.31%) PMP
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.41%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.55%) Docker
2 3 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (4.33%) Puppet
2 11 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.48%) Ansible
4 5 (1.55%) Mesos
5 3 (0.93%) Terraform
6 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.62%) vMotion
7 1 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.31%) Packer
Vendors
1 25 (7.74%) Talend
2 24 (7.43%) Vertica
3 23 (7.12%) hybris
4 21 (6.50%) Oracle
5 19 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 15 (4.64%) Adobe
6 15 (4.64%) ATG
7 12 (3.72%) Ab Initio
8 11 (3.41%) SAP
8 11 (3.41%) Tableau
9 9 (2.79%) Sitecore
10 8 (2.48%) Informatica
11 7 (2.17%) Google
11 7 (2.17%) IBM
12 6 (1.86%) VMware
13 5 (1.55%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.55%) Zend
14 4 (1.24%) Endeca
14 4 (1.24%) Teradata
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago