Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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 > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 148 134
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 -8
Contract jobs citing E-business 5 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.27% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Manchester median daily rate £375 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.46% +20.77% -
10th Percentile £354 £364 £263
90th Percentile £404 £435 £438
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
Manchester 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2382 2975 3048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.05% 83.87% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1525 1892 1804
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for E-business in Manchester

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-business in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 Manchester region with a requirement for E-business.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) FatWire
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Endeca
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Spring Security
3 3 (60.00%) hybris
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (20.00%) JDBC
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

E-business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Endeca
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Spring Security
4 1 (20.00%) JDBC
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) FatWire
2 3 (60.00%) hybris