Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for E-business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-business over the 6 months to 21 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.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 64 -
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median daily rate - £424 -
North West median daily rate £375 £410 £388
% change year-on-year -8.54% +5.81% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

E-business 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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 372 539 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 82.48% 81.91% 83.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 358 518
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £388 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -12.23% +16.95%
10th Percentile £295 £213 £277
90th Percentile £607 £556 £643
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 55 83
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +37.91%
10th Percentile £15.14 £11.77 £16.74
90th Percentile £65.89 £63.77 £49.07
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing E-business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for E-business in Lancashire

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-business in Lancashire