Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 24 60
Rank change year-on-year -54 +36 -15
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 11 96 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.83% 6.56% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 7.61% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 90 48
Cheshire median daily rate £373 £388 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.87% -7.19% +22.79%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £304
90th Percentile £575 £475 £588
North West median daily rate £381 £388 £394
% change year-on-year -1.61% -1.59% +17.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -50.00% -88.57%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1114 1262 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.08% 86.20% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 905 1168
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £275
90th Percentile £622 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +67.60%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 £331 -
Warrington +18 1 £450 +2.86% 2
Chester -14 1 - - 2
E-Commerce
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) hybris
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) ATG
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (18.18%) PMO
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Wireframes

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 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Mingle
1 1 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
1 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Hybris Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Kanban
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) API Testing
3 1 (9.09%) ATDD
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) ATG
1 2 (18.18%) hybris
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com