The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 19 14 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.96% 10.60% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 13.11% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 23
Median daily rate £525 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.75%  
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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79 122 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 77.45% 80.79% 81.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 88 104
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.63% -21.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £16.76 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Chester

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Chester over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Chester

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Chester region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) hybris
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) JSTL
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) RAD
3 2 (20.00%) RUP
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Protractor
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) JSTL
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Struts
2 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) RAD
3 2 (20.00%) RUP
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) hybris
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