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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England / North West
Rank 58 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 83 90 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.17% 2.32% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 2.86% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 47 52
Median daily rate £375 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £256 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%

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
2151 3145 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.16% 80.91% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1912 1460
Median daily rate £400 £400 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 111 101
Median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +25 53 £375 +15.38% 55
Cheshire +25 22 £384 -4.06% 13
Merseyside -12 5 £350 +7.69% 2
Lancashire +2 1 £415 +38.33% 8
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 109 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (32.43%) Java
3 61 (27.48%) JavaScript
4 53 (23.87%) HTML
5 52 (23.42%) CSS
6 43 (19.37%) TDD
7 41 (18.47%) Scrum
8 35 (15.77%) AngularJS
9 34 (15.32%) CSS3
9 34 (15.32%) HTML5
9 34 (15.32%) jQuery
10 33 (14.86%) SQL
11 32 (14.41%) Retail
12 29 (13.06%) Spring
13 27 (12.16%) Linux
14 25 (11.26%) .NET
14 25 (11.26%) Web Development
15 24 (10.81%) SQL Server
15 24 (10.81%) PHP
15 24 (10.81%) Finance
15 24 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (10.36%) Kanban
16 23 (10.36%) hybris
16 23 (10.36%) Front End Development
17 22 (9.91%) MVC
18 20 (9.01%) CMS
18 20 (9.01%) JSON
19 19 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
19 19 (8.56%) RESTful

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 20 (9.01%) CMS
2 9 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.60%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.15%) Apache
4 7 (3.15%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.25%) JBoss
5 5 (2.25%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.80%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.35%) SAS
8 2 (0.90%) nginx
8 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.45%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (0.45%) Confluence
9 1 (0.45%) Drupal
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.45%) IIS
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.45%) Mingle
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.86%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.80%) IaaS
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.80%) PaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.90%) Route 53
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Google Play
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.60%) HTTP
2 6 (2.70%) Internet
3 5 (2.25%) Network Security
4 1 (0.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.45%) LDAP
4 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.50%) MySQL
4 7 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.70%) Big Data
6 5 (2.25%) OLAP
6 5 (2.25%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.80%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.80%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.90%) Endeca
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.90%) QlikView
9 2 (0.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (6.76%) Selenium
2 14 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.31%) Grunt
2 14 (6.31%) gulp
2 14 (6.31%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.41%) Cucumber
4 8 (3.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (3.15%) Hudson
6 6 (2.70%) Gradle
6 6 (2.70%) JIRA
6 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.25%) JUnit
7 5 (2.25%) Maven
7 5 (2.25%) Subversion
8 4 (1.80%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.80%) Xcode
9 3 (1.35%) Ant
9 3 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (14.41%) Retail
2 24 (10.81%) Finance
3 12 (5.41%) Marketing
4 5 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 116 (52.25%) Developer
2 34 (15.32%) Analyst
3 31 (13.96%) Java Developer
4 20 (9.01%) Business Analyst
5 18 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (7.66%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.66%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (7.21%) Angular Developer
8 15 (6.76%) HTML CSS Developer
8 15 (6.76%) HTML Developer
9 14 (6.31%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 14 (6.31%) PHP Developer
10 12 (5.41%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 11 (4.95%) Magento Developer
12 9 (4.05%) Agile Business Analyst
12 9 (4.05%) Architect
12 9 (4.05%) C# Developer
12 9 (4.05%) DBA
12 9 (4.05%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.05%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (23.87%) HTML
2 52 (23.42%) CSS
3 35 (15.77%) AngularJS
4 34 (15.32%) CSS3
4 34 (15.32%) HTML5
4 34 (15.32%) jQuery
5 29 (13.06%) Spring
6 25 (11.26%) .NET
7 20 (9.01%) JSON
8 19 (8.56%) RESTful
9 18 (8.11%) Web Services
10 14 (6.31%) REST
11 13 (5.86%) XML
12 12 (5.41%) Dropwizard
13 10 (4.50%) SOAP
14 9 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (3.60%) ASP.NET
15 8 (3.60%) J2EE
16 6 (2.70%) Middleware
17 5 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.41%) User Experience
2 8 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.25%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.80%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.35%) Clustering
6 3 (1.35%) EPoS
6 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.90%) Economics
7 2 (0.90%) Fintech
7 2 (0.90%) New Media
7 2 (0.90%) Statistics
8 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.45%) iPad
8 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Psychology
8 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.16%) Linux
2 9 (4.05%) Android
3 4 (1.80%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.80%) Unix
4 3 (1.35%) CentOS
4 3 (1.35%) Windows
4 3 (1.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.45%) Fedora
5 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (19.37%) TDD
3 41 (18.47%) Scrum
4 25 (11.26%) Web Development
5 24 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (10.36%) Front End Development
6 23 (10.36%) Kanban
7 22 (9.91%) MVC
8 19 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (7.66%) Content Management
9 17 (7.66%) ETL
10 15 (6.76%) Configuration Management
10 15 (6.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (6.76%) SDLC
11 14 (6.31%) DevOps
11 14 (6.31%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (5.86%) Migration
12 13 (5.86%) Pair Programming
13 12 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (32.43%) Java
2 61 (27.48%) JavaScript
3 33 (14.86%) SQL
4 24 (10.81%) PHP
5 18 (8.11%) C#
6 7 (3.15%) Python
7 6 (2.70%) Ruby
8 5 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.80%) Apple Swift
9 4 (1.80%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.80%) Perl
10 3 (1.35%) Go
10 3 (1.35%) Groovy
10 3 (1.35%) Korn
10 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.90%) Scala
11 2 (0.90%) VBA
12 1 (0.45%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (4.05%) Degree
2 7 (3.15%) ISEB
3 5 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.35%) CISA
4 3 (1.35%) CISM
5 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) CISSP
6 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.90%) Varnish
3 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.45%) HDFS
3 1 (0.45%) iptables
3 1 (0.45%) Postfix
3 1 (0.45%) Squid
3 1 (0.45%) vCloud
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.05%) Puppet
2 7 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.25%) Ansible
4 4 (1.80%) Terraform
5 1 (0.45%) Mesos
5 1 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (10.36%) hybris
2 14 (6.31%) ATG
3 8 (3.60%) Talend
4 7 (3.15%) Ab Initio
4 7 (3.15%) Oracle
4 7 (3.15%) Tableau
5 6 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.25%) Informatica
6 5 (2.25%) SAP
6 5 (2.25%) Vertica
7 4 (1.80%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.80%) Google
7 4 (1.80%) Zend
8 2 (0.90%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.90%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.90%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.45%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.45%) WorldPay
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