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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 58 49 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +35
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.90% 1.94% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 2.76% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% -14.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
608 652 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 68.70% 70.41% 68.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 281 308
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £224 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £30.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.98% +110.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £22.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £37.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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
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 1 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 10 (32.26%) MySQL
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) PHP
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Java
5 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 6 (19.35%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) IBM
6 5 (16.13%) Finance
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) Retail
7 4 (12.90%) Degree
7 4 (12.90%) Graphic Design
7 4 (12.90%) Spring
7 4 (12.90%) DNS
7 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.90%) Internet
7 4 (12.90%) OOP
7 4 (12.90%) XML
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
7 4 (12.90%) Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) KVM
8 3 (9.68%) C#
8 3 (9.68%) MCSA

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Mockito
2 1 (3.23%) Hamcrest
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) French Language
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
3 4 (12.90%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) JSON
5 2 (6.45%) LAMP
5 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) JDBC
5 2 (6.45%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) CSS3
5 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.23%) Struts
6 1 (3.23%) .NET
6 1 (3.23%) XSL
6 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Graphic Design
1 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.23%) iSeries
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.90%) Scrum
3 4 (12.90%) OOP
3 4 (12.90%) Analytics
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development
5 2 (6.45%) Release Management
5 2 (6.45%) MVC
5 2 (6.45%) B2C
5 2 (6.45%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) Android Development
5 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) BDD
6 1 (3.23%) Market Research
6 1 (3.23%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PHP
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.68%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCSA
2 3 (9.68%) CCNA
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ACCA
3 1 (3.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) KVM
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) IBM
2 3 (9.68%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Akamai
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Omniture
3 1 (3.23%) Endeca
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Coremetrics