Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 November 2018 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 > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 49 46
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 178 107 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.65% 3.64% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.91% 4.42% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 79 85
Manchester median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - -
10th Percentile £297 £300 £283
90th Percentile £466 £488 £475
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -50.00%
North West median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -50.00%

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 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 2,577 2,420 2,993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.78% 82.28% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,657 1,542 1,900
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £261
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 87 63
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +24.59% -23.75%
10th Percentile £11.73 £11.75 £11.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £28.00 £21.05
% change year-on-year -22.29% +33.05% -30.20%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Manchester

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Manchester

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Manchester

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Manchester

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Cheadle - 5 £400 -
Salford -5 1 £325 -18.75% 3
Wigan - 1 £425 - 2
E-Commerce
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 100 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.02%) SQL
2 57 (32.02%) .NET
3 55 (30.90%) C#
4 53 (29.78%) JIRA
5 49 (27.53%) SQL Server
6 42 (23.60%) MVC
7 40 (22.47%) Retail
8 38 (21.35%) Java
9 35 (19.66%) NoSQL
10 34 (19.10%) VB.NET
11 30 (16.85%) Computer Science
12 29 (16.29%) Degree
12 29 (16.29%) WPF
12 29 (16.29%) AccuRev
13 28 (15.73%) WinForms
14 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
15 25 (14.04%) SQL Server 2000
16 23 (12.92%) TDD
17 22 (12.36%) PHP
18 21 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
18 21 (11.80%) DevOps
18 21 (11.80%) HTML
18 21 (11.80%) CSS
18 21 (11.80%) WCF
19 18 (10.11%) RESTful
19 18 (10.11%) .NET Framework
20 17 (9.55%) Spring
20 17 (9.55%) React
21 16 (8.99%) Node.js

E-Commerce
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 10 (5.62%) CMS
2 9 (5.06%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (3.37%) Apache
3 6 (3.37%) Confluence
4 3 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.12%) Drupal
5 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.12%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.12%) WordPress
6 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.12%) AutoCAD
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (8.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (2.25%) CloudFront
2 4 (2.25%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.25%) Serverless
3 3 (1.69%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (1.69%) npm
4 2 (1.12%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.81%) Firewall
2 2 (1.12%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (0.56%) DNS
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) SAN
3 1 (0.56%) SSL
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) VLAN
3 1 (0.56%) VPN
3 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.53%) SQL Server
2 35 (19.66%) NoSQL
3 25 (14.04%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (7.87%) MySQL
5 4 (2.25%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.69%) Big Data
6 3 (1.69%) Endeca
6 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.12%) OLAP
7 2 (1.12%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.12%) Power BI
7 2 (1.12%) Riak
7 2 (1.12%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.56%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (29.78%) JIRA
2 29 (16.29%) AccuRev
3 14 (7.87%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.18%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.37%) Gradle
5 6 (3.37%) Maven
5 6 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (3.37%) Selenium
5 6 (3.37%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.81%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (2.25%) Grunt
8 3 (1.69%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.69%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.69%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.12%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.12%) gulp
9 2 (1.12%) Katalon Studio
9 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.56%) git-flow
General
1 40 (22.47%) Retail
2 11 (6.18%) Finance
3 5 (2.81%) Banking
3 5 (2.81%) Legal
4 4 (2.25%) Marketing
5 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (57.30%) Developer
2 35 (19.66%) C# Developer
3 33 (18.54%) Analyst
4 31 (17.42%) .NET Developer
5 22 (12.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (11.80%) Software Developer
7 20 (11.24%) Java Developer
8 16 (8.99%) SQL Developer
8 16 (8.99%) VB.NET Developer
9 15 (8.43%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 14 (7.87%) Business Analyst
10 14 (7.87%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (7.30%) Test Analyst
12 11 (6.18%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) E-Commerce Analyst
13 9 (5.06%) Project Manager
14 7 (3.93%) .NET Software Developer
14 7 (3.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 7 (3.93%) PHP Developer
15 6 (3.37%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.02%) .NET
2 29 (16.29%) WPF
3 28 (15.73%) WinForms
4 21 (11.80%) CSS
4 21 (11.80%) HTML
4 21 (11.80%) WCF
5 18 (10.11%) .NET Framework
5 18 (10.11%) RESTful
6 17 (9.55%) React
6 17 (9.55%) Spring
7 16 (8.99%) Node.js
7 16 (8.99%) Web Services
8 12 (6.74%) AngularJS
9 11 (6.18%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.06%) jQuery
11 7 (3.93%) CSS3
11 7 (3.93%) HTML5
11 7 (3.93%) J2EE
12 6 (3.37%) LAMP
12 6 (3.37%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.85%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.18%) iPad
3 10 (5.62%) User Experience
4 6 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.25%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.12%) Robotics
7 2 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) FMCG
8 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.06%) Linux
2 8 (4.49%) Unix
3 4 (2.25%) Android
3 4 (2.25%) Windows
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (23.60%) MVC
3 23 (12.92%) TDD
4 21 (11.80%) DevOps
5 16 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (8.43%) BDD
7 12 (6.74%) Scrum
8 11 (6.18%) Test Automation
8 11 (6.18%) Web Development
9 10 (5.62%) Microservices
9 10 (5.62%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.06%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.06%) Content Management
10 9 (5.06%) Web Application Development
11 8 (4.49%) Front End Development
11 8 (4.49%) OO
11 8 (4.49%) Release Management
11 8 (4.49%) SOLID
12 7 (3.93%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (3.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.02%) SQL
2 55 (30.90%) C#
3 38 (21.35%) Java
4 34 (19.10%) VB.NET
5 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
6 22 (12.36%) PHP
7 16 (8.99%) Python
8 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.81%) Erlang
9 5 (2.81%) Groovy
9 5 (2.81%) Java 8
9 5 (2.81%) VB
10 4 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.69%) PHP 7
11 3 (1.69%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.12%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.12%) C++
12 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.12%) VB6
13 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (16.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.56%) CCIE
3 1 (0.56%) CCNA
3 1 (0.56%) CCNP
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.62%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) GDPR
3 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (3.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) vCloud
2 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.93%) Ansible
1 7 (3.93%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.37%) Terraform
3 4 (2.25%) Puppet
4 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (3.37%) hybris
1 6 (3.37%) IBM
2 5 (2.81%) Blue Prism
2 5 (2.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.25%) Google
4 3 (1.69%) Adobe
4 3 (1.69%) FatWire
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle
4 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.69%) Zend
5 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.12%) Citrix
5 2 (1.12%) SAP
5 2 (1.12%) VMware
6 1 (0.56%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 1 (0.56%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.56%) NetApp
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds