The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 70 -
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
577 734 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.93% 78.59% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 442 356
Median daily rate £425 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +16.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Reading

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for E-business.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (50.00%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Relationship Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) E-Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
1 2 (50.00%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Relationship Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft