Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 45 50
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -11
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 106 147 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.64% 4.16% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 4.96% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 86 51
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £300 £284 £275
90th Percentile £488 £488 £631
North West median daily rate £381 £388 £394
% change year-on-year -1.61% -1.59% +17.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Manchester median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -50.00% -88.57%
10th Percentile £11.75 £9.50 £16.80
90th Percentile £13.25 £10.50 £24.00
North West median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -50.00% -88.57%

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 2367 2961 3045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.17% 83.86% 80.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1885 1806
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
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 £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +67.60%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 - 5 £400 -
E-Commerce
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 46 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.13%) JavaScript
3 31 (29.25%) CSS
4 30 (28.30%) MVC
5 29 (27.36%) HTML
6 23 (21.70%) .NET
7 21 (19.81%) SQL
8 19 (17.92%) Retail
8 19 (17.92%) Magento
9 18 (16.98%) Java
10 17 (16.04%) WPF
11 16 (15.09%) PHP
12 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
12 15 (14.15%) Spring
13 14 (13.21%) Degree
13 14 (13.21%) NoSQL
14 13 (12.26%) User Experience
14 13 (12.26%) BDD
14 13 (12.26%) CSS3
14 13 (12.26%) JSON
14 13 (12.26%) C#
14 13 (12.26%) J2EE
15 12 (11.32%) Scrum
15 12 (11.32%) JIRA
15 12 (11.32%) Computer Science
15 12 (11.32%) Web Application Development
15 12 (11.32%) Mobile App
16 11 (10.38%) WCF
16 11 (10.38%) TDD
16 11 (10.38%) Greenfield Project

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 6 (5.66%) CMS
1 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
1 6 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (3.77%) Apache
2 4 (3.77%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.83%) JBoss
3 3 (2.83%) nginx
3 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.83%) InVision
1 3 (2.83%) Photoshop
1 3 (2.83%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 19 (17.92%) Magento
2 4 (3.77%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) SaaS
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.89%) Office 365
3 2 (1.89%) Route 53
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) VLAN
2 1 (0.94%) DNS
2 1 (0.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) FTP
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.21%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (8.49%) MySQL
5 7 (6.60%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.66%) Endeca
7 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.94%) Big Data
8 1 (0.94%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (11.32%) JIRA
2 10 (9.43%) AccuRev
3 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.77%) Gradle
3 4 (3.77%) Maven
3 4 (3.77%) Xcode
4 3 (2.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (2.83%) Grunt
4 3 (2.83%) gulp
5 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.94%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.94%) FogBugz
5 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.94%) JMeter
5 1 (0.94%) jMock
5 1 (0.94%) JUnit
5 1 (0.94%) Mockito
5 1 (0.94%) Selenium
5 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (17.92%) Retail
2 5 (4.72%) Marketing
3 4 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (66.04%) Developer
2 14 (13.21%) Java Developer
2 14 (13.21%) Magento Developer
3 11 (10.38%) Analyst
3 11 (10.38%) Software Developer
4 8 (7.55%) Desktop Support
5 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) .NET Developer
6 6 (5.66%) iOS Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Xamarin Developer
7 5 (4.72%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (4.72%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.77%) WPF Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Designer
9 3 (2.83%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (2.83%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.83%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.25%) CSS
2 29 (27.36%) HTML
3 23 (21.70%) .NET
4 17 (16.04%) WPF
5 15 (14.15%) Spring
6 13 (12.26%) CSS3
6 13 (12.26%) J2EE
6 13 (12.26%) JSON
7 11 (10.38%) WCF
8 10 (9.43%) .NET Framework
9 9 (8.49%) HTML5
9 9 (8.49%) Node.js
9 9 (8.49%) Spring MVC
9 9 (8.49%) WinForms
10 8 (7.55%) Spring Boot
11 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET
11 7 (6.60%) RESTful
12 6 (5.66%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (5.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) User Experience
2 12 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.38%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.83%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) iPad
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.94%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.77%) Android
2 4 (3.77%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Windows
4 2 (1.89%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Solaris
5 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.30%) MVC
3 13 (12.26%) BDD
4 12 (11.32%) Scrum
4 12 (11.32%) Web Application Development
5 11 (10.38%) TDD
6 9 (8.49%) iOS Development
6 9 (8.49%) Web Development
7 8 (7.55%) Content Management
8 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.66%) Front End Development
9 6 (5.66%) OO
9 6 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (4.72%) E-business
10 5 (4.72%) Kanban
10 5 (4.72%) OpenUP
10 5 (4.72%) User Stories
11 4 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.77%) Machine Learning
11 4 (3.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.13%) JavaScript
2 21 (19.81%) SQL
3 18 (16.98%) Java
4 16 (15.09%) PHP
5 13 (12.26%) C#
6 6 (5.66%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.83%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.83%) Python
7 3 (2.83%) Ruby
8 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.89%) Perl
8 2 (1.89%) Scala
9 1 (0.94%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.94%) PMP
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.94%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (7.55%) hybris
2 6 (5.66%) FatWire
2 6 (5.66%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.72%) Oracle
4 4 (3.77%) Apple
4 4 (3.77%) SAP
5 3 (2.83%) Adobe
5 3 (2.83%) Zend
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.94%) ATG
7 1 (0.94%) BEA
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco
7 1 (0.94%) Demandware
7 1 (0.94%) Progress
7 1 (0.94%) QAD
7 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.94%) Teradata