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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 58 54 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 3.05% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 4.42% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 13
Average daily rate
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£369 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £265 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £459 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.87 £20.79
% change year-on-year
+10.57% +19.65%
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
589 769 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.01% 68.91% 66.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 395 271
Average daily rate £413 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £511 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 24
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) Scala
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) OOP
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Liferay
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Firebug
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Junior PHP Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Scala Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) LAMP
4 2 (13.33%) FuelPHP
4 2 (13.33%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) Laravel
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Ektron