Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 18 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 27 39
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -13
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 13 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.69% 4.30% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 5.07% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 9
Merseyside median daily rate £545 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.41% +12.50% -20.45%
10th Percentile £490 £278 £275
90th Percentile £580 £563 £443
North West median daily rate £375 £381 £388
% change year-on-year -1.64% -1.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 395 414 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 81.78% 84.84% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 258 297
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £258 £254 £246
90th Percentile £588 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 6
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.06 £13.00 £22.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.12% -42.02% +28.13%
10th Percentile £11.28 £11.02 £11.25
90th Percentile £24.80 £20.18 £30.76
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £28.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -22.29% +27.27% -27.03%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 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
Liverpool -2 13 £545 +38.41% 7
E-Commerce
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Re-Platforming
4 4 (30.77%) Customer-Centricity
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) DNA
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) Automotive
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) User Experience
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
General
1 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Re-Platforming
3 4 (30.77%) Customer-Centricity
3 4 (30.77%) DNA
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Contract Negotiation
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM