The first table below looks at the demand for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Slough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing E-business 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.80% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.82% -5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +64.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 188 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 73.90% 67.63% 57.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 102 88
Average daily rate £425 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £276 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £43.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +201.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
E-business
Berkshire

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Slough

E-business
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing E-business 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-business.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Metastorm

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing E-business 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-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Metastorm