The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 30 20 27
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 4 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.56% 7.23% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 8.87% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 1
Median daily rate £331 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.35% -  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 219 203 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 85.55% 81.53% 79.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 157 100
Median daily rate £455 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.46% +0.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £30.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% -11.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.50 £14.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £47.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Liverpool

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Liverpool

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Grunt
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) gulp
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Sociology
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (14.29%) Guerrilla Testing
4 1 (14.29%) A/B Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Psychology
4 1 (14.29%) Finance

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Grunt
1 2 (28.57%) gulp
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Director
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior User Experience Researcher
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) A/B Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Guerrilla Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Psychology
4 1 (14.29%) Remote Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Sociology
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java