Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 35 51
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 -30
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 16 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.19% 2.83% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 3.27% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Merseyside median daily rate £525 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +28.57% -3.45%
10th Percentile £468 £341 £325
90th Percentile £580 £663 £405
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £375
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 408 398 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 81.27% 86.71% 81.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 263 294
Merseyside median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -2.91%
10th Percentile £263 £251 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £574
North West median daily rate £413 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +2.61% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Merseyside median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%
10th Percentile £11.41 £10.70 £11.00
90th Percentile £24.00 £18.87 £27.85
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £21.78 £21.52
% change year-on-year +8.59% +1.20% -28.62%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 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
Liverpool -2 15 £525 +16.67% 6
E-Commerce
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) DNA
4 4 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 4 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) vSphere
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) iPad
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) Qualitative Research
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) User Experience
7 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Service Design
7 1 (6.25%) Quantitative Research
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (6.25%) Presales
7 1 (6.25%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 1 (6.25%) Contract Negotiation
7 1 (6.25%) Banking
7 1 (6.25%) Automotive

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 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
General
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Architect
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Magento Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.25%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) User Researcher
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 4 (25.00%) DNA
3 4 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Presales
6 1 (6.25%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (6.25%) Quantitative Research
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Service Design
6 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) IBM
1 1 (6.25%) VMware