Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 45 53
Rank change year-on-year -32 +8 -2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 96 163 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.34% 3.79% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 4.65% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 94 124
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £394 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -5.97% +13.95%
10th Percentile £226 £210 £213
90th Percentile £585 £588 £700
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 15
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £13.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.56% -55.00% +87.50%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.50 £13.60
90th Percentile £38.75 £54.70 £35.25
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £18.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year +91.67% -43.31% +84.06%

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 3436 3502 3914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.60% 81.39% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1791 1883 2160
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £227
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 133 179
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.30 £13.40
90th Percentile £39.58 £48.50 £44.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

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 23 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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 -26 23 £215 -46.25% 3
Maidenhead +2 15 £430 +32.31% 2
Reading -5 10 £413 +6.45% 5
Slough -6 5 £338 -1.03% 5
Newbury -3 4 £338 -43.75% 2
Wokingham - 2 - -
Ascot - 1 £525 -
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 48 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.08%) Marketing
2 26 (27.08%) HTML
2 26 (27.08%) Project Management
3 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.96%) CSS
5 21 (21.88%) Scrum
6 20 (20.83%) PHP
6 20 (20.83%) Retail
7 19 (19.79%) Java
8 17 (17.71%) Telecoms
8 17 (17.71%) SQL
9 15 (15.63%) CMS
10 14 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (13.54%) Analytics
12 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 11 (11.46%) Microservices
14 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (10.42%) HTML5
14 10 (10.42%) SEO
14 10 (10.42%) CRM
15 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
15 9 (9.38%) B2B
15 9 (9.38%) B2C
15 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (9.38%) Social Media
15 9 (9.38%) Content Management
15 9 (9.38%) TDD
16 8 (8.33%) Spring

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 15 (15.63%) CMS
2 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.25%) MS Project Server
4 5 (5.21%) Confluence
5 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.08%) Drupal
5 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.08%) JBoss
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.13%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.04%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Magento
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 2 (2.08%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.04%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.08%) Firewall
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
1 2 (2.08%) IPsec
1 2 (2.08%) NetScaler
1 2 (2.08%) VPN
2 1 (1.04%) DHCP
2 1 (1.04%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) Extranet
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) LAN
2 1 (1.04%) MPLS
2 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.33%) JIRA
3 7 (7.29%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.08%) Selenium
5 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.04%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.04%) Gradle
6 1 (1.04%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.04%) JUnit
6 1 (1.04%) Maven
6 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (27.08%) Marketing
2 20 (20.83%) Retail
3 17 (17.71%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.29%) Finance
5 5 (5.21%) Banking
6 4 (4.17%) Advertising
7 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (3.13%) Spanish Language
8 2 (2.08%) Electronics
8 2 (2.08%) Games
8 2 (2.08%) Legal
9 1 (1.04%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (1.04%) French Language
9 1 (1.04%) German Language
9 1 (1.04%) Italian Language
9 1 (1.04%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) Project Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Architect
4 9 (9.38%) PHP Developer
5 6 (6.25%) Designer
5 6 (6.25%) Domain Architect
6 5 (5.21%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Web Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Development Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Linux Developer
7 4 (4.17%) SAP Architect
7 4 (4.17%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.17%) UX Designer
7 4 (4.17%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) HTML
2 23 (23.96%) CSS
3 10 (10.42%) HTML5
4 8 (8.33%) Spring
4 8 (8.33%) Struts
4 8 (8.33%) Web Services
5 7 (7.29%) Ajax
5 7 (7.29%) AngularJS
5 7 (7.29%) EJB
5 7 (7.29%) Flash
5 7 (7.29%) Hibernate
5 7 (7.29%) J2EE
5 7 (7.29%) jQuery
6 5 (5.21%) JNDI
6 5 (5.21%) JSTL
7 4 (4.17%) CSS3
7 4 (4.17%) EDI
7 4 (4.17%) REST
7 4 (4.17%) XML
8 3 (3.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.38%) Social Media
3 8 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 8 (8.33%) User Experience
4 6 (6.25%) Virtual Team
5 5 (5.21%) Web 2.0
6 3 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.13%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.08%) EPoS
8 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.04%) FMCG
8 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.08%) Project Management
3 21 (21.88%) Scrum
4 14 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (13.54%) Analytics
6 11 (11.46%) Microservices
7 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.42%) CRM
7 10 (10.42%) SEO
8 9 (9.38%) B2B
8 9 (9.38%) B2C
8 9 (9.38%) Content Management
8 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.38%) TDD
9 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (8.33%) Migration
9 8 (8.33%) OO
9 8 (8.33%) Web Development
10 7 (7.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
2 20 (20.83%) PHP
3 19 (19.79%) Java
4 17 (17.71%) SQL
5 8 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (3.13%) Scala
7 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) PMI Certification
1 7 (7.29%) PMP
2 6 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.04%) CISA
4 1 (1.04%) CISM
4 1 (1.04%) CISSP
4 1 (1.04%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (2.08%) Cacti
1 2 (2.08%) Nagios
1 2 (2.08%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 6 (6.25%) Google
1 6 (6.25%) Intershop
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) ATG
2 5 (5.21%) Demandware
2 5 (5.21%) SAP
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle
3 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.08%) CA
4 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco
4 2 (2.08%) Citrix
4 2 (2.08%) EXTOL
4 2 (2.08%) F5
4 2 (2.08%) hybris
4 2 (2.08%) IBM
4 2 (2.08%) Lancope
4 2 (2.08%) Palo Alto
4 2 (2.08%) Twitter
4 2 (2.08%) Zend