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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 46 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 156 105 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.95% 2.85% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 3.68% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 69 51
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
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
3234 2852 2298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.81% 77.54% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2013 1642 1204
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 139 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +19 85 £400 +22.13% 63
Cheshire -17 36 £413 - 19
Merseyside +9 20 £325 -7.14% 5
Lancashire +7 8 £306 -7.54% 8
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 87 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (32.56%) Java
2 84 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 76 (29.46%) CSS
4 66 (25.58%) Retail
5 64 (24.81%) HTML
6 55 (21.32%) SQL
7 40 (15.50%) XML
8 38 (14.73%) TDD
8 38 (14.73%) Finance
9 37 (14.34%) PHP
10 36 (13.95%) Web Services
10 36 (13.95%) MVC
10 36 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (13.57%) jQuery
11 35 (13.57%) Web Development
12 33 (12.79%) Oracle
13 32 (12.40%) Linux
14 29 (11.24%) SQL Server
15 28 (10.85%) Magento
16 27 (10.47%) HTML5
16 27 (10.47%) Jenkins
17 26 (10.08%) CSS3
17 26 (10.08%) Ajax
17 26 (10.08%) JSP
17 26 (10.08%) C#
17 26 (10.08%) Project Management
18 25 (9.69%) Scrum
19 24 (9.30%) Spring
19 24 (9.30%) Business Intelligence

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 14 (5.43%) ATG Dynamo
1 14 (5.43%) JBoss
1 14 (5.43%) WebSphere
2 9 (3.49%) CMS
3 7 (2.71%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.33%) Node.js
5 5 (1.94%) Apache
5 5 (1.94%) Confluence
5 5 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.55%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.16%) Drupal
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.78%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.78%) CICS
8 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) MS Office
1 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (10.85%) Magento
2 7 (2.71%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.39%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.55%) SoftLayer
4 3 (1.16%) IaaS
4 3 (1.16%) PaaS
5 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.78%) Route 53
6 1 (0.39%) GitHub
6 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.88%) Network Security
2 9 (3.49%) HTTP
3 8 (3.10%) Firewall
4 7 (2.71%) Internet
5 4 (1.55%) DNS
6 3 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.78%) BGP
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.78%) FWSM
7 2 (0.78%) Intranet
7 2 (0.78%) SMTP
7 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.78%) Wireless
8 1 (0.39%) FTP
8 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.39%) LAN
8 1 (0.39%) TETRA
8 1 (0.39%) VoIP
8 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.98%) Big Data
3 17 (6.59%) MySQL
4 15 (5.81%) OLAP
4 15 (5.81%) OLAP Cube
4 15 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.88%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.94%) DB2
7 5 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.55%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.16%) Redis
9 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.78%) DataStage
10 2 (0.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 27 (10.47%) Jenkins
2 20 (7.75%) JIRA
3 15 (5.81%) Maven
3 15 (5.81%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (4.26%) Ant
5 10 (3.88%) Cucumber
6 9 (3.49%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.49%) Selenium
7 6 (2.33%) JUnit
7 6 (2.33%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.33%) SonarQube
7 6 (2.33%) Subversion
8 5 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.55%) Checkstyle
9 4 (1.55%) FindBugs
9 4 (1.55%) Hudson
9 4 (1.55%) Mockito
10 3 (1.16%) eggPlant
10 3 (1.16%) gulp
11 2 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 66 (25.58%) Retail
2 38 (14.73%) Finance
3 15 (5.81%) Banking
4 9 (3.49%) Marketing
5 7 (2.71%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.78%) Back Office
7 2 (0.78%) Games
7 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (43.02%) Developer
2 44 (17.05%) Analyst
3 29 (11.24%) Java Developer
4 26 (10.08%) Project Manager
5 20 (7.75%) Architect
5 20 (7.75%) Business Analyst
6 15 (5.81%) Magento Developer
7 14 (5.43%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 13 (5.04%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (4.65%) Test Analyst
9 12 (4.65%) Web Developer
10 11 (4.26%) E-Commerce Architect
10 11 (4.26%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.49%) E-Commerce Manager
11 9 (3.49%) PHP Developer
12 8 (3.10%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.10%) HTML Developer
12 8 (3.10%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (29.46%) CSS
2 64 (24.81%) HTML
3 40 (15.50%) XML
4 36 (13.95%) Web Services
5 35 (13.57%) jQuery
6 27 (10.47%) HTML5
7 26 (10.08%) Ajax
7 26 (10.08%) CSS3
7 26 (10.08%) JSP
8 24 (9.30%) Spring
9 22 (8.53%) .NET
10 19 (7.36%) AngularJS
11 18 (6.98%) J2EE
12 13 (5.04%) XSLT
13 11 (4.26%) ASP.NET
13 11 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (4.26%) JDBC
13 11 (4.26%) Spring MVC
14 8 (3.10%) Middleware
14 8 (3.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.36%) User Experience
2 12 (4.65%) Online Banking
3 10 (3.88%) Digital Media
4 8 (3.10%) iPad
5 6 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.55%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.16%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.78%) NHS
8 2 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.78%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.39%) FMCG
9 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.39%) Social Media
9 1 (0.39%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.40%) Linux
2 6 (2.33%) Unix
3 3 (1.16%) Windows
4 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.39%) CentOS
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.73%) TDD
3 36 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (13.95%) MVC
4 35 (13.57%) Web Development
5 26 (10.08%) Project Management
6 25 (9.69%) Scrum
7 24 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (8.91%) Front End Development
9 20 (7.75%) Analytics
9 20 (7.75%) ETL
10 18 (6.98%) Web Application Development
11 17 (6.59%) ERP
11 17 (6.59%) Integration Testing
12 16 (6.20%) CRM
13 15 (5.81%) Dimensional Modelling
13 15 (5.81%) Kimball Methodology
14 13 (5.04%) OO
14 13 (5.04%) System Testing
15 12 (4.65%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.56%) Java
1 84 (32.56%) JavaScript
2 55 (21.32%) SQL
3 37 (14.34%) PHP
4 26 (10.08%) C#
5 14 (5.43%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.65%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.10%) Ruby
8 2 (0.78%) Go
8 2 (0.78%) Perl
8 2 (0.78%) Python
8 2 (0.78%) Scala
8 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.39%) C
9 1 (0.39%) Delphi
9 1 (0.39%) Groovy
9 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.39%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 11 (4.26%) Degree
2 5 (1.94%) ISEB
2 5 (1.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.78%) CCNA
4 2 (0.78%) CCNP
4 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.10%) QA
2 5 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.55%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.55%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.55%) Ansible
1 4 (1.55%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.78%) Mesos
2 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (12.79%) Oracle
2 19 (7.36%) ATG
3 17 (6.59%) hybris
3 17 (6.59%) Vertica
4 15 (5.81%) Talend
5 11 (4.26%) IBM
6 8 (3.10%) Sitecore
6 8 (3.10%) Teradata
7 7 (2.71%) Adobe
7 7 (2.71%) Zend
8 5 (1.94%) Endeca
9 4 (1.55%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.55%) Perforce
9 4 (1.55%) SAP
10 3 (1.16%) Cisco
10 3 (1.16%) Juniper
10 3 (1.16%) LogRhythm
10 3 (1.16%) VMware
11 2 (0.78%) Google
11 2 (0.78%) Tableau
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