The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 57 58 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 10 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 1.95% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.84% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
Average daily rate
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£308 £406 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.30% +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.89% -11.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 669 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 68.43% 68.76% 68.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 285 312
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 10
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +110.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £36.85 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
E-Commerce
Berkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) PHP
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
5 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) Finance
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Retail
6 5 (15.63%) IBM
6 5 (15.63%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) OOP
7 4 (12.50%) Windows
7 4 (12.50%) DNS
7 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.50%) Internet
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Spring
7 4 (12.50%) Degree
7 4 (12.50%) Graphic Design
7 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) KVM
8 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (9.38%) JSON
8 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) DNS
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) DB2
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.13%) Mockito
2 1 (3.13%) Hamcrest
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
5 3 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.25%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Web Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 4 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (9.38%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) LAMP
5 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.25%) JDBC
5 2 (6.25%) SOAP
5 2 (6.25%) CSS3
5 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) Struts
6 1 (3.13%) XSL
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (3.13%) .NET
6 1 (3.13%) Ajax
6 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Graphic Design
1 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.13%) iSeries
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.50%) OOP
2 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.50%) Analytics
3 3 (9.38%) Scrum
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) B2C
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 2 (6.25%) Web Development
4 2 (6.25%) Release Management
4 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.25%) MVC
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Android Development
4 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.13%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) PHP
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.38%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) MCSA
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ACCA
3 1 (3.13%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Endeca
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Coremetrics
4 1 (3.13%) Akamai
4 1 (3.13%) ATG
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Omniture
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle