The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 55 37
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 13 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.44% 2.69% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 3.20% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 30
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £563 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year +84.37% -34.02%  

E-Commerce is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 449 813 713
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 84.24% 84.25% 83.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 511 455
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 35
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.44% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Cheshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-Commerce in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Cheshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Cheshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Cheshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Warrington +25 4 £438 -22.22% 1
Macclesfield - 3 £200 -
Chester -4 2 £525 +31.25% 7
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 20 (57.14%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) Spring
3 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 15 (42.86%) HTML
4 15 (42.86%) CSS
5 11 (31.43%) TDD
5 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
6 9 (25.71%) Web Services
7 8 (22.86%) CSS3
7 8 (22.86%) jQuery
7 8 (22.86%) RESTful
7 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (22.86%) HTML5
8 7 (20.00%) Scrum
9 6 (17.14%) Front End Development
10 5 (14.29%) REST
10 5 (14.29%) hybris
10 5 (14.29%) Kanban
10 5 (14.29%) Web Development
11 4 (11.43%) Selenium
11 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
11 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (11.43%) Grunt
11 4 (11.43%) Dropwizard
11 4 (11.43%) SDLC
11 4 (11.43%) gulp
11 4 (11.43%) CMS
11 4 (11.43%) OO
12 3 (8.57%) Linux

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (11.43%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (5.71%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (8.57%) Hazelcast
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) Grunt
1 4 (11.43%) gulp
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) Gradle
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Protractor
3 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.86%) Back Office
1 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (11.43%) AWS Developer
5 4 (11.43%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (11.43%) HTML Developer
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.86%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) Spring
2 15 (42.86%) CSS
2 15 (42.86%) HTML
3 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
4 9 (25.71%) Web Services
5 8 (22.86%) CSS3
5 8 (22.86%) HTML5
5 8 (22.86%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) RESTful
6 5 (14.29%) REST
7 4 (11.43%) Dropwizard
8 3 (8.57%) .NET
8 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
8 3 (8.57%) JSON
8 3 (8.57%) Play Framework
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.71%) J2EE
9 2 (5.71%) JSTL
9 2 (5.71%) SOAP
9 2 (5.71%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) Front End Development
5 5 (14.29%) Kanban
5 5 (14.29%) Web Development
6 4 (11.43%) OO
6 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.43%) SDLC
7 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.57%) Content Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Functional Programming
7 3 (8.57%) Pair Programming
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.57%) UML
8 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) Scala
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) hybris
2 3 (8.57%) ATG
2 3 (8.57%) Zend
3 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
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