Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 79 45
Rank change year-on-year +23 -34 +7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 135 96 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.12% 2.33% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 2.75% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 95
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.09% -1.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £267 £254 £216
90th Percentile £658 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £34.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.71% +155.56% -55.00%
10th Percentile £20.23 £16.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £33.10 £38.75 £54.70
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £34.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -31.88% +91.67% -43.31%

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 3,701 3,485 3,509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.41% 84.73% 83.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,752 1,822 1,867
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £244 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 110 135
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.28% -21.62% -27.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £41.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £22.75 £24.23
% change year-on-year +10.42% -6.09% -3.10%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 +13 48 £500 +56.25%
Reading +6 24 £400 -4.48% 11
Newbury +7 12 - - 7
Maidenhead -4 7 - - 2
Slough -10 5 £500 +48.15%
Wokingham -11 3 £663 - 1
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 93 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.37%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (28.15%) Scrum
4 36 (26.67%) Retail
4 36 (26.67%) Java
4 36 (26.67%) Web Services
5 32 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (22.96%) JavaScript
7 29 (21.48%) JIRA
8 26 (19.26%) HTML
8 26 (19.26%) TDD
9 25 (18.52%) Git (software)
10 24 (17.78%) React
11 23 (17.04%) REST
12 22 (16.30%) Maven
13 21 (15.56%) CMS
13 21 (15.56%) Microservices
14 20 (14.81%) Jenkins
14 20 (14.81%) Software Engineering
14 20 (14.81%) Kanban
15 19 (14.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (14.07%) User Experience
15 19 (14.07%) AWS Lambda
15 19 (14.07%) Serverless
16 18 (13.33%) Java 8
16 18 (13.33%) JSON
16 18 (13.33%) Marketing
17 17 (12.59%) Unit Testing
17 17 (12.59%) Confluence
17 17 (12.59%) DevOps

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 21 (15.56%) CMS
2 17 (12.59%) Confluence
3 16 (11.85%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (8.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (4.44%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.70%) SAS
7 4 (2.96%) Drupal
7 4 (2.96%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.22%) WordPress
9 2 (1.48%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.74%) JBoss
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.22%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.74%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Magento
1 2 (1.48%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (1.48%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (30.37%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.07%) AWS Lambda
2 19 (14.07%) Serverless
3 14 (10.37%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (8.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 12 (8.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 12 (8.89%) Amazon S3
4 12 (8.89%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (8.89%) CloudFront
5 7 (5.19%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (5.19%) Apigee
5 7 (5.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.48%) Trello
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon Alexa
8 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) HTTP
2 2 (1.48%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (6.67%) Big Data
3 7 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.44%) DB2
5 5 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.70%) Power BI
5 5 (3.70%) QlikView
5 5 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.96%) Neo4j
6 4 (2.96%) Redis
7 3 (2.22%) MySQL
8 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (21.48%) JIRA
2 25 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 22 (16.30%) Maven
4 20 (14.81%) Jenkins
5 15 (11.11%) IntelliJ
6 11 (8.15%) JUnit
7 8 (5.93%) Mercurial
8 7 (5.19%) SonarQube
9 6 (4.44%) DbUnit
9 6 (4.44%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.70%) Bitbucket
10 5 (3.70%) Gradle
10 5 (3.70%) jMock
10 5 (3.70%) Mockito
11 3 (2.22%) JSUnit
11 3 (2.22%) Rational Rose
12 2 (1.48%) Checkstyle
12 2 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.48%) Subversion
12 2 (1.48%) webpack
General
1 36 (26.67%) Retail
2 18 (13.33%) Marketing
3 11 (8.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.22%) Advertising
6 2 (1.48%) Electronics
6 2 (1.48%) Finance
6 2 (1.48%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.48%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.74%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (27.41%) Developer
2 18 (13.33%) Architect
3 13 (9.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (8.89%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.15%) Analyst
5 11 (8.15%) Software Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce Manager
6 10 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.93%) .NET Architect
9 7 (5.19%) Consultant
9 7 (5.19%) React Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.44%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) E-Commerce Developer
11 5 (3.70%) Backend Developer
11 5 (3.70%) Digital Analyst
11 5 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 5 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (26.67%) Web Services
2 26 (19.26%) HTML
3 24 (17.78%) React
4 23 (17.04%) REST
5 18 (13.33%) JSON
6 14 (10.37%) AngularJS
7 13 (9.63%) .NET
7 13 (9.63%) .NET Core
8 12 (8.89%) Spring
9 11 (8.15%) CSS
9 11 (8.15%) JSR 170
10 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (7.41%) Node.js
11 8 (5.93%) CSS3
11 8 (5.93%) HTML5
12 7 (5.19%) LESS
13 6 (4.44%) Redux
13 6 (4.44%) RESTful
13 6 (4.44%) Sass
13 6 (4.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) User Experience
2 14 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.89%) iPad
4 8 (5.93%) Social Media
5 7 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.48%) NHS
8 2 (1.48%) PMI
8 2 (1.48%) Replication
8 2 (1.48%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.22%) Linux
1 3 (2.22%) Unix
2 1 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.15%) Scrum
3 32 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (19.26%) TDD
5 21 (15.56%) Microservices
6 20 (14.81%) Kanban
6 20 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 17 (12.59%) DevOps
7 17 (12.59%) Unit Testing
8 16 (11.85%) BDD
8 16 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 15 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (11.11%) User Stories
10 14 (10.37%) Pair Programming
11 12 (8.89%) Coaching
11 12 (8.89%) SDLC
12 11 (8.15%) SEO
13 10 (7.41%) Data Analysis
13 10 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.67%) Java
2 31 (22.96%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.33%) Java 8
4 10 (7.41%) C#
5 7 (5.19%) Python
5 7 (5.19%) SQL
6 6 (4.44%) PHP
7 3 (2.22%) C
7 3 (2.22%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.48%) C++
8 2 (1.48%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (5.19%) Degree
1 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
1 7 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.70%) ISEB
2 5 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.96%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.96%) PMP
4 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.74%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.85%) QA
2 4 (2.96%) PMO
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (10.37%) Adobe
2 13 (9.63%) SAP
3 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.44%) Aruba
4 6 (4.44%) Oracle
5 5 (3.70%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.70%) Google
5 5 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (3.70%) Tableau
6 4 (2.96%) Ariba
6 4 (2.96%) FatWire
6 4 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.22%) Casewise
8 2 (1.48%) hybris
8 2 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.48%) VMware
9 1 (0.74%) BroadSoft
9 1 (0.74%) CA Agile Central