Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 42 27
Rank change year-on-year +11 -15 +5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 21 15 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.26% 2.52% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.05% 3.22% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 14
Merseyside median daily rate £394 £350 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -21.35% +18.67%
10th Percentile £278 £275 £262
90th Percentile £563 £443 £575
North West median daily rate £388 £388 £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
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 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 416 466 610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.38% 78.19% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 288 314
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £247 £171
90th Percentile £538 £504 £539
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.21 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.75 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 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
Liverpool +3 19 £394 +12.50% 4
E-Commerce
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) Python
3 8 (38.10%) Web Services
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (33.33%) RESTful
5 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (28.57%) Groovy
5 6 (28.57%) iPad
5 6 (28.57%) Ansible
5 6 (28.57%) Docker
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) C++
5 6 (28.57%) Retail
6 5 (23.81%) JSON
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
7 4 (19.05%) Puppet
7 4 (19.05%) PaaS
7 4 (19.05%) Node.js
7 4 (19.05%) Big Data
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) nginx
7 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (19.05%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
7 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (19.05%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes

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 4 (19.05%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (19.05%) nginx
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) PaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Gatling
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modeller
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Architect
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) EPoS Manager
4 2 (9.52%) EPoS Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Modeller
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Web Services
2 7 (33.33%) RESTful
3 5 (23.81%) JSON
4 4 (19.05%) Node.js
4 4 (19.05%) React
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) Java EE
6 2 (9.52%) JSF
6 2 (9.52%) JSP
6 2 (9.52%) Servlets
7 1 (4.76%) Dropwizard
7 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) iPad
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (9.52%) EPoS
5 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
5 2 (9.52%) Social Media
6 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Logistic Regression
4 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) Groovy
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) Ruby
5 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 2 (9.52%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Docker
2 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Ansible
2 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Teradata
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) hybris
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore