Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 28 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 126 181 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.62% 5.64% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 6.85% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 140 83
Manchester median daily rate £425 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £338 £294 £300
90th Percentile £517 £469 £488
North West median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £12.50
North West median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 2,300 2,643 2,426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.34% 82.31% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,550 1,689 1,573
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 101 86
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +1.27% +28.46%
10th Percentile £11.51 £12.83 £11.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £45.00
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £22.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.36% -21.43% +27.27%

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 11 December 2019.

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 11 December 2019. 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
Salford +18 1 - - 6
Oldham - 1 £425 -
E-Commerce
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 49 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.78%) PHP
2 35 (27.78%) MySQL
3 32 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 29 (23.02%) AWS
4 29 (23.02%) DevOps
5 26 (20.63%) RESTful
6 25 (19.84%) Laravel
6 25 (19.84%) TDD
7 24 (19.05%) AWS Lambda
7 24 (19.05%) Serverless
8 21 (16.67%) User Experience
8 21 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (16.67%) Web Services
9 18 (14.29%) A/B Testing
10 16 (12.70%) SQL
10 16 (12.70%) React
11 15 (11.90%) MVC
11 15 (11.90%) Retail
12 14 (11.11%) Scrum
12 14 (11.11%) JIRA
12 14 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 14 (11.11%) BDD
12 14 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (10.32%) Spring
14 12 (9.52%) HTML
14 12 (9.52%) CSS
15 11 (8.73%) Java
15 11 (8.73%) Front End Development
16 10 (7.94%) Magento

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 9 (7.14%) Apache
2 4 (3.17%) Confluence
3 3 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) UserZoom
2 2 (1.59%) Marvel
2 2 (1.59%) Sketch
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Magento
2 4 (3.17%) osCommerce
3 2 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.79%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 29 (23.02%) AWS
2 24 (19.05%) AWS Lambda
2 24 (19.05%) Serverless
3 21 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (6.35%) GitHub
5 3 (2.38%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.79%) AWS CodeBuild
6 1 (0.79%) AWS CodeDeploy
6 1 (0.79%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.79%) SaaS
6 1 (0.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.78%) MySQL
2 9 (7.14%) Big Data
3 8 (6.35%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.59%) Redis
7 2 (1.59%) Riak
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) Power BI
8 1 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (11.11%) JIRA
2 10 (7.94%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.76%) GitLab
4 2 (1.59%) AccuRev
4 2 (1.59%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.59%) Mockito
4 2 (1.59%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.59%) Visual Website Optimizer
5 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.79%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.79%) Maven
5 1 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 15 (11.90%) Retail
2 6 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (0.79%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.79%) Ukrainian Language
Job Titles
1 72 (57.14%) Developer
2 28 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 17 (13.49%) React Developer
4 11 (8.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (8.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (8.73%) Senior Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Designer
6 9 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Senior React Developer
7 8 (6.35%) UX Designer
8 7 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Scrum Master
9 6 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.97%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) Magento Developer
10 5 (3.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.63%) RESTful
2 25 (19.84%) Laravel
3 21 (16.67%) Web Services
4 16 (12.70%) React
5 13 (10.32%) Spring
6 12 (9.52%) CSS
6 12 (9.52%) HTML
7 8 (6.35%) CSS3
8 7 (5.56%) .NET
8 7 (5.56%) HTML5
8 7 (5.56%) Node.js
8 7 (5.56%) Redux
9 5 (3.97%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (3.17%) jQuery
10 4 (3.17%) JSON
10 4 (3.17%) XML
11 3 (2.38%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.38%) LAMP
11 3 (2.38%) Spring Boot
11 3 (2.38%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.67%) User Experience
2 14 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (6.35%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.38%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.79%) Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.02%) DevOps
3 25 (19.84%) TDD
4 18 (14.29%) A/B Testing
5 15 (11.90%) MVC
6 14 (11.11%) BDD
6 14 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 14 (11.11%) Scrum
7 11 (8.73%) Front End Development
8 8 (6.35%) Microservices
8 8 (6.35%) OO
9 7 (5.56%) Analytics
9 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.56%) Decision-Making
9 7 (5.56%) Kanban
9 7 (5.56%) Migration
9 7 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.56%) Project Management
9 7 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.78%) PHP
2 32 (25.40%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.70%) SQL
4 11 (8.73%) Java
5 5 (3.97%) C#
5 5 (3.97%) ES6
6 4 (3.17%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.38%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.59%) Java 8
8 2 (1.59%) PHP 7
8 2 (1.59%) Scala
9 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.79%) GDPR
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.76%) Terraform
2 5 (3.97%) Ansible
2 5 (3.97%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (5.56%) Google
2 6 (4.76%) Monetate
3 5 (3.97%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.38%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.38%) Demandware
4 3 (2.38%) hybris
4 3 (2.38%) Optimizely
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle
4 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.59%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) Sage
6 1 (0.79%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) Tableau