Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 6 months to 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 55 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 +7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 154 135 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.57% 3.35% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 3.95% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 68 51
Berkshire median daily rate £428 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.62% +4.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £201 £279 £250
90th Percentile £574 £558 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.50 - £30.50
10th Percentile £26.30 - £28.05
90th Percentile £36.75 - £32.15
South East median hourly rate £32.50 - £34.50

E-Commerce is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,740 3,420 3,207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.65% 84.88% 83.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,786 1,721 1,538
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £250
90th Percentile £603 £600 £564
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 82 123
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.64% -4.84% -13.89%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.20 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £24.91 £21.00 £22.52
% change year-on-year +18.62% -6.75% -13.44%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -8 41 £500 +32.01%
Reading +12 26 £444 +47.92% 5
Newbury +11 16 - -
Maidenhead 0 8 £225 -48.28% 1
Wokingham - 5 £293 - 1
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 84 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (33.12%) Retail
3 38 (24.68%) Web Services
4 37 (24.03%) Java
5 34 (22.08%) Scrum
6 31 (20.13%) JIRA
7 30 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 28 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (16.88%) REST
9 26 (16.88%) HTML
10 24 (15.58%) User Experience
11 22 (14.29%) DevOps
12 21 (13.64%) TDD
12 21 (13.64%) Software Engineering
13 20 (12.99%) SQL
14 19 (12.34%) Oracle
14 19 (12.34%) Telecoms
14 19 (12.34%) QA
15 18 (11.69%) SEO
15 18 (11.69%) CMS
16 17 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (11.04%) Git (software)
16 17 (11.04%) Marketing
16 17 (11.04%) Confluence
17 16 (10.39%) React
17 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
18 15 (9.74%) Project Management
18 15 (9.74%) ITIL
18 15 (9.74%) AngularJS

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.69%) CMS
2 17 (11.04%) Confluence
3 8 (5.19%) SAS
4 7 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.25%) Drupal
7 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.30%) WordPress
9 1 (0.65%) Apache
9 1 (0.65%) JBoss
9 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (3.90%) InVision
2 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.95%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.65%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (3.25%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 2 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
2 14 (9.09%) Serverless
3 9 (5.84%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (5.84%) SaaS
4 8 (5.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (4.55%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (4.55%) Amazon S3
5 7 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (4.55%) CloudFront
6 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (2.60%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.95%) Apigee
9 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.65%) Amazon Alexa
10 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 14 (9.09%) DB2
2 8 (5.19%) Big Data
2 8 (5.19%) Hadoop
2 8 (5.19%) Power BI
2 8 (5.19%) QlikView
2 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.90%) MySQL
4 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.30%) Apache Ignite
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Spanner
6 1 (0.65%) Endeca
6 1 (0.65%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.65%) NewSQL
6 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (20.13%) JIRA
2 17 (11.04%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
4 13 (8.44%) Maven
5 8 (5.19%) IntelliJ
6 7 (4.55%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.25%) JUnit
8 4 (2.60%) DbUnit
8 4 (2.60%) JSUnit
8 4 (2.60%) Subversion
9 3 (1.95%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.95%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.95%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.95%) Protractor
9 3 (1.95%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.30%) gulp
10 2 (1.30%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 51 (33.12%) Retail
2 19 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 17 (11.04%) Marketing
4 14 (9.09%) Finance
5 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.60%) French Language
6 4 (2.60%) German Language
6 4 (2.60%) Polish Language
7 3 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.95%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.30%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Automotive
9 1 (0.65%) Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (16.88%) Developer
2 19 (12.34%) Analyst
3 16 (10.39%) Architect
4 13 (8.44%) Designer
5 12 (7.79%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (6.49%) Project Manager
6 10 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (6.49%) UX Designer
7 9 (5.84%) IT Manager
8 8 (5.19%) UI Designer
9 7 (4.55%) Consultant
9 7 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.55%) React Developer
10 6 (3.90%) E-Commerce Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) E-Commerce Manager
10 6 (3.90%) Information Specialist
10 6 (3.90%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.90%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.68%) Web Services
2 26 (16.88%) HTML
2 26 (16.88%) REST
3 16 (10.39%) React
4 15 (9.74%) AngularJS
5 14 (9.09%) .NET
6 13 (8.44%) Node.js
7 12 (7.79%) JSON
8 11 (7.14%) XML
9 10 (6.49%) Spring
10 9 (5.84%) CSS
11 8 (5.19%) CSS3
11 8 (5.19%) HTML5
11 8 (5.19%) JSR 170
11 8 (5.19%) Redux
12 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (4.55%) SOAP
13 6 (3.90%) JSP
13 6 (3.90%) Sass
14 5 (3.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.58%) User Experience
2 13 (8.44%) Social Media
3 10 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.84%) iPad
5 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.60%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.60%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.30%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) AS400
8 1 (0.65%) EPoS
8 1 (0.65%) FMCG
8 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.65%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.60%) Linux
2 2 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.08%) Scrum
3 30 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (14.29%) DevOps
5 21 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 21 (13.64%) TDD
6 18 (11.69%) SEO
7 17 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (9.74%) ITIL
8 15 (9.74%) Project Management
9 14 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 13 (8.44%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (8.44%) Front End Development
10 13 (8.44%) Kanban
10 13 (8.44%) Microservices
11 12 (7.79%) Analytics
11 12 (7.79%) CRM
11 12 (7.79%) Data Analysis
12 11 (7.14%) Content Management
12 11 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.03%) Java
2 28 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 20 (12.99%) SQL
4 13 (8.44%) Java 8
5 9 (5.84%) Python
6 8 (5.19%) C#
6 8 (5.19%) PHP
7 3 (1.95%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.30%) ES6
8 2 (1.30%) Groovy
9 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.65%) C
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
9 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (4.55%) Degree
2 6 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.25%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.25%) PMP
4 3 (1.95%) ISEB
4 3 (1.95%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.30%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.34%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.30%) PMO
3 1 (0.65%) P3O
3 1 (0.65%) PSD2
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.49%) Docker
2 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.19%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.65%) Graphite
3 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.65%) logstash
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (12.34%) Oracle
2 12 (7.79%) Google
2 12 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.49%) Adobe
4 9 (5.84%) Atlassian
5 8 (5.19%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (5.19%) Tableau
6 7 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.90%) SAP
8 5 (3.25%) IBM
9 4 (2.60%) Ariba
10 3 (1.95%) FatWire
10 3 (1.95%) Software AG
10 3 (1.95%) webMethods
11 2 (1.30%) Ab Initio
11 2 (1.30%) Casewise
11 2 (1.30%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 2 (1.30%) Facebook
11 2 (1.30%) VMware
12 1 (0.65%) Coremetrics