The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 59 57 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 4 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 2.00% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 2.73% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +50.00%
E-Commerce
Berkshire

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
589 733 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.08% 73.30% 68.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 331 282
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Reading

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
3 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (16.67%) DNS
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.67%) Internet
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) XML
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Retail
5 4 (16.67%) Spring
5 4 (16.67%) Graphic Design
5 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
6 3 (12.50%) KVM
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (12.50%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) OOP
6 3 (12.50%) MCSA

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.33%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Mockito
2 1 (4.17%) Hamcrest
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Developer
5 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (8.33%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) JDBC
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
6 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.17%) LAMP
6 1 (4.17%) .NET
6 1 (4.17%) Struts
6 1 (4.17%) XSL
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Graphic Design
1 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) OOP
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) B2C
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Release Management
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Android Development
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.17%) Product Management
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (25.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) MCSA
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) ACCA
2 1 (4.17%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) KVM
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Salt
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Akamai
4 1 (4.17%) Omniture
4 1 (4.17%) Endeca
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Coremetrics
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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