Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 67 52
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15 -6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 111 103 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.83% 2.58% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 3.06% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 58 89
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £215 £210
90th Percentile £635 £579 £590
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £34.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.68% +155.56% -57.48%
10th Percentile £20.15 £16.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £32.85 £38.75 £21.15
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £33.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year -28.79% +140.00% -58.96%

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 3,321 3,363 3,650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.53% 84.37% 82.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,639 1,722 1,981
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £573
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 110 143
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00% -34.58%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.55 £39.53 £44.66
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -1.81%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +11 34 £500 +132.56% 4
Reading +2 22 £425 +3.03% 11
Slough 0 16 £438 +29.63% 1
Maidenhead -7 7 £463 -13.55% 5
Newbury -5 6 - - 6
Wokingham -10 3 £663 -
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 66 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.42%) Scrum
2 26 (23.42%) Java
3 25 (22.52%) HTML
4 23 (20.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (20.72%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (19.82%) JIRA
5 22 (19.82%) Retail
5 22 (19.82%) JavaScript
6 19 (17.12%) Web Services
7 18 (16.22%) TDD
7 18 (16.22%) Kanban
8 17 (15.32%) Marketing
8 17 (15.32%) Microservices
8 17 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
9 16 (14.41%) REST
10 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (13.51%) SAP
10 15 (13.51%) CSS
10 15 (13.51%) OO
10 15 (13.51%) User Experience
10 15 (13.51%) SDLC
10 15 (13.51%) Front End Development
10 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
11 14 (12.61%) React
11 14 (12.61%) PHP
12 13 (11.71%) Maven
12 13 (11.71%) QA
12 13 (11.71%) BDD

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 13 (11.71%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (9.91%) CMS
2 11 (9.91%) Confluence
3 6 (5.41%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (3.60%) Drupal
5 4 (3.60%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.70%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.70%) WordPress
7 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Magento
2 3 (2.70%) Shopify
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.21%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (7.21%) Serverless
3 7 (6.31%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (4.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (4.50%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.50%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (4.50%) CloudFront
5 4 (3.60%) Apigee
6 3 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.80%) CloudBees
7 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.90%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.90%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.60%) Big Data
3 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.60%) Neo4j
3 4 (3.60%) Redis
4 3 (2.70%) MySQL
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.90%) DB2
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (19.82%) JIRA
2 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
3 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.71%) Maven
5 10 (9.01%) JUnit
6 7 (6.31%) IntelliJ
6 7 (6.31%) Mercurial
6 7 (6.31%) SonarQube
7 6 (5.41%) DbUnit
7 6 (5.41%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.50%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.50%) jMock
8 5 (4.50%) Mockito
9 4 (3.60%) Gradle
10 3 (2.70%) Rational Rose
11 2 (1.80%) Checkstyle
11 2 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.80%) Subversion
11 2 (1.80%) webpack
12 1 (0.90%) JSUnit
General
1 22 (19.82%) Retail
2 17 (15.32%) Marketing
3 6 (5.41%) Finance
4 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.70%) Automotive
6 3 (2.70%) Legal
7 2 (1.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.90%) Billing
8 1 (0.90%) Electronics
8 1 (0.90%) Games
8 1 (0.90%) German Language
8 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (35.14%) Developer
2 15 (13.51%) Architect
3 14 (12.61%) Project Manager
4 11 (9.91%) Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) Java Developer
4 11 (9.91%) Magento Developer
5 10 (9.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce Developer
8 7 (6.31%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Backend Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Digital Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) .NET Architect
10 5 (4.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 5 (4.50%) QA Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) React Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Consultant
11 4 (3.60%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.52%) HTML
2 19 (17.12%) Web Services
3 16 (14.41%) REST
4 15 (13.51%) CSS
5 14 (12.61%) React
6 11 (9.91%) .NET
7 10 (9.01%) .NET Core
7 10 (9.01%) CSS3
7 10 (9.01%) HTML5
7 10 (9.01%) JSON
7 10 (9.01%) LESS
7 10 (9.01%) Sass
7 10 (9.01%) Spring
8 9 (8.11%) RESTful
8 9 (8.11%) SOAP
9 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (5.41%) EDI
10 6 (5.41%) J2EE
10 6 (5.41%) XML
11 5 (4.50%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) User Experience
2 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) iPad
4 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.70%) Social Media
5 3 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.80%) NHS
6 2 (1.80%) PMI
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Linux
2 3 (2.70%) Unix
3 2 (1.80%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (1.80%) CentOS
3 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.42%) Scrum
3 23 (20.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.22%) Kanban
4 18 (16.22%) TDD
5 17 (15.32%) Microservices
5 17 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (13.51%) Front End Development
6 15 (13.51%) OO
6 15 (13.51%) SDLC
7 13 (11.71%) BDD
7 13 (11.71%) DevOps
8 12 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (10.81%) Project Management
8 12 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 11 (9.91%) OO PHP
10 10 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (8.11%) User Stories
12 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) Java
2 22 (19.82%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.61%) PHP
4 8 (7.21%) Java 8
5 7 (6.31%) C#
6 4 (3.60%) Go
6 4 (3.60%) Python
7 3 (2.70%) C
7 3 (2.70%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.80%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) Groovy
8 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Degree
1 5 (4.50%) ISEB
1 5 (4.50%) ISTQB
1 5 (4.50%) PMI Certification
1 5 (4.50%) PMP
1 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.90%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.90%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) QA
2 4 (3.60%) PMO
3 1 (0.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (9.91%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.80%) Ansible
3 2 (1.80%) Kibana
3 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.80%) Packer
3 2 (1.80%) Puppet
3 2 (1.80%) Terraform
4 1 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (13.51%) SAP
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.41%) Adobe
3 6 (5.41%) Ariba
3 6 (5.41%) Aruba
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle
4 4 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.70%) Casewise
5 3 (2.70%) hybris
5 3 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.70%) Twitter
6 2 (1.80%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.80%) Google
6 2 (1.80%) VMware
7 1 (0.90%) BroadSoft
7 1 (0.90%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.90%) FatWire