The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 48 53 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +32
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 77 78 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.13% 3.08% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 4.43% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 53 27
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £278 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.08% +50.00%
E-Commerce
South East

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
1811 1760 2001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.56% 69.43% 66.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 801 733
Average daily rate £388 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 38
Average hourly rate £17.07 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.72% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £40.80 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +13 27 £405 +4.51% 2
Slough +8 14 £450 +26.76% 3
Newbury +5 5 - - 2
Maidenhead 0 5 £270 -35.71% 5
Reading -3 5 £325 -17.46% 4
Wokingham - - - -
Ascot - - - -
E-Commerce
South East

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 59 (35.33%) HTML
2 44 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (25.15%) Marketing
4 36 (21.56%) Java
4 36 (21.56%) Retail
5 35 (20.96%) B2C
6 30 (17.96%) Scrum
7 29 (17.37%) JavaScript
8 28 (16.77%) CSS
9 25 (14.97%) XML
9 25 (14.97%) B2B
10 23 (13.77%) Mobile App
11 22 (13.17%) UNIX
11 22 (13.17%) MVC
11 22 (13.17%) Digital Marketing
12 21 (12.57%) WebSphere
12 21 (12.57%) Migration
12 21 (12.57%) CMS
12 21 (12.57%) Analytics
13 20 (11.98%) Finance
13 20 (11.98%) MySQL
14 19 (11.38%) Social Media
15 18 (10.78%) Telecoms
15 18 (10.78%) JIRA
16 17 (10.18%) CRM
16 17 (10.18%) jQuery
17 16 (9.58%) PHP
17 16 (9.58%) SEO
17 16 (9.58%) Spring
17 16 (9.58%) Business Analysis

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (12.57%) CMS
1 21 (12.57%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.79%) Drupal
2 8 (4.79%) IBM Notes
2 8 (4.79%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (4.19%) Confluence
4 6 (3.59%) CICS
5 5 (2.99%) Magnolia
6 4 (2.40%) Apache
6 4 (2.40%) WordPress
6 4 (2.40%) Liferay
7 3 (1.80%) Commerce Server
8 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.20%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.60%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.39%) MS Office
2 7 (4.19%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.99%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.80%) InDesign
5 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.80%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Google Analytics
2 7 (4.19%) WebTrends
2 7 (4.19%) SiteCatalyst
3 5 (2.99%) Magento
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) GitHub
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.98%) Internet
2 6 (3.59%) Firewall
3 4 (2.40%) DNS
4 3 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.80%) Network Security
4 3 (1.80%) LAN
4 3 (1.80%) WAN
4 3 (1.80%) HTTP
4 3 (1.80%) VPN
5 1 (0.60%) FTP
5 1 (0.60%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.98%) MySQL
2 14 (8.38%) DB2
3 6 (3.59%) Data Mining
4 5 (2.99%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.40%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (10.78%) JIRA
2 12 (7.19%) Subversion
3 10 (5.99%) JUnit
4 6 (3.59%) Axure RP
5 5 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.40%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.40%) Selenium
7 3 (1.80%) TestNG
7 3 (1.80%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.80%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.80%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (1.80%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.80%) Gradle
8 2 (1.20%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.20%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.60%) MSBuild
General
1 42 (25.15%) Marketing
2 36 (21.56%) Retail
3 20 (11.98%) Finance
4 18 (10.78%) Telecoms
5 13 (7.78%) French Language
6 8 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (3.59%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.59%) German Language
8 4 (2.40%) Banking
9 3 (1.80%) Advertising
9 3 (1.80%) Electronics
9 3 (1.80%) Billing
9 3 (1.80%) Interactive Media
9 3 (1.80%) Dutch Language
10 2 (1.20%) Italian Language
10 2 (1.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.60%) Games
11 1 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (26.95%) Analyst
2 40 (23.95%) Developer
3 33 (19.76%) Business Analyst
4 19 (11.38%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.38%) E-Commerce Manager
6 12 (7.19%) Architect
7 10 (5.99%) PHP Developer
7 10 (5.99%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 9 (5.39%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.79%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.19%) Product Manager
11 6 (3.59%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 6 (3.59%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Designer
11 6 (3.59%) Hybris Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Consultant
12 5 (2.99%) Systems Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.40%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.33%) HTML
2 28 (16.77%) CSS
3 25 (14.97%) XML
4 17 (10.18%) jQuery
5 16 (9.58%) Spring
6 15 (8.98%) J2EE
7 12 (7.19%) Web Services
8 11 (6.59%) Ajax
9 9 (5.39%) .NET
9 9 (5.39%) SOAP
9 9 (5.39%) HTML5
10 8 (4.79%) JSP
11 7 (4.19%) Flash
12 6 (3.59%) XSD
12 6 (3.59%) JSON
12 6 (3.59%) REST
12 6 (3.59%) CSS3
12 6 (3.59%) Backbone.js
12 6 (3.59%) Spring MVC
13 5 (2.99%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.77%) Mobile App
2 19 (11.38%) Social Media
3 9 (5.39%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.59%) EPoS
4 6 (3.59%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (2.40%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.40%) Open Source
6 4 (2.40%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.80%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.80%) PKI
7 3 (1.80%) DTV
8 2 (1.20%) Blog
8 2 (1.20%) iPad
8 2 (1.20%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.60%) iSeries
9 1 (0.60%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.17%) UNIX
2 11 (6.59%) Linux
3 10 (5.99%) Windows
4 8 (4.79%) Android
4 8 (4.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.80%) AIX
6 2 (1.20%) Solaris
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.96%) B2C
3 30 (17.96%) Scrum
4 25 (14.97%) B2B
5 22 (13.17%) MVC
5 22 (13.17%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (12.57%) Migration
6 21 (12.57%) Analytics
7 17 (10.18%) CRM
8 16 (9.58%) SEO
8 16 (9.58%) Business Analysis
9 15 (8.98%) Web Analytics
10 14 (8.38%) Project Management
11 12 (7.19%) Content Management
12 11 (6.59%) E-business
12 11 (6.59%) Email Marketing
12 11 (6.59%) User Stories
13 10 (5.99%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (5.39%) OO
15 8 (4.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.56%) Java
2 29 (17.37%) JavaScript
3 16 (9.58%) PHP
4 9 (5.39%) SQL
5 6 (3.59%) JCL
5 6 (3.59%) COBOL
6 5 (2.99%) C#
7 4 (2.40%) Perl
7 4 (2.40%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.80%) Scala
8 3 (1.80%) C
8 3 (1.80%) VB
8 3 (1.80%) Python
8 3 (1.80%) Groovy
8 3 (1.80%) Ruby
9 2 (1.20%) PHP5
10 1 (0.60%) PHP4
10 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.60%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.59%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) PMP
2 4 (2.40%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.80%) MCSA
3 3 (1.80%) CCNA
3 3 (1.80%) ISEB
3 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.80%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.60%) ACCA
5 1 (0.60%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.80%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (7.19%) Oracle
1 12 (7.19%) Google
2 11 (6.59%) IBM
2 11 (6.59%) hybris
3 9 (5.39%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.79%) Lotus
5 7 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (4.19%) Adobe
6 6 (3.59%) RedPrairie
6 6 (3.59%) Hitwise
7 5 (2.99%) HP
7 5 (2.99%) ATG
8 4 (2.40%) VMware
8 4 (2.40%) JDA
9 3 (1.80%) Metastorm
9 3 (1.80%) SAP
9 3 (1.80%) Demandware
10 2 (1.20%) GigaSpaces
11 1 (0.60%) Zend
11 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
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