The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce 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-Commerce over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 25 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.77% 3.89% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 4.52% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Average daily rate
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£293 £450 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +136.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.41% -24.28%
E-Commerce
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 221 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 79.58% 85.99% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 132 96
Average daily rate £363 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 £44.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.97% +134.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Slough

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (34.78%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) Retail
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 5 (21.74%) CSS3
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 3 (13.04%) User Experience
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.70%) Feature Driven Development
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
7 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Groovy
7 2 (8.70%) RESTful
7 2 (8.70%) Scala
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Xcode
General
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (4.35%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) HTML5
2 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) RESTful
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) POCO
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) OO
2 5 (21.74%) Web Development
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) User Stories
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Feature Driven Development
5 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
5 2 (8.70%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) SEO
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Groovy
3 2 (8.70%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) FatWire
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft