The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland 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)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 35 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.16% 2.25% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 2.99% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £400 £588 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.91% +74.07%
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 Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
179 67 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 77.49% 75.28% 73.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 29 41
Median daily rate £370 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £17.50
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 Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland 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
County Antrim - 5 £400 - 1
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 4 (66.67%) ATG
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
1 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ATG
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle