The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 107 115 132
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Contract jobs citing E-business 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.28% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.34% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £370 £501 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% -16.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £455
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1583 2058 2137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.60% 81.96% 75.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 1098 1090
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 46
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.58% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.71 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the Berkshire region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the Berkshire region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

E-business
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 - -
E-business
South East

E-business
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for E-business.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) ProC
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Relationship Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ProC
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Chief Technology Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Relationship Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft