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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 76 41
Rank change year-on-year +21 -35  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 50 49 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.74% 2.06% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 2.57% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 56
Median daily rate £413 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +20.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £174 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% -10.00%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1486 1903 1910
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.29% 79.92% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 3843 2994
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 195 121
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £34.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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
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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -6 12 £273 -6.03% 1
Slough - 10 £388 - 2
Reading +9 5 £525 +29.23% 5
Newbury +1 2 - -
Ascot - 1 £310 - 1
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
2 21 (23.60%) Retail
3 20 (22.47%) Marketing
4 15 (16.85%) HTML
4 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
4 15 (16.85%) Scrum
5 13 (14.61%) CSS
5 13 (14.61%) User Experience
6 12 (13.48%) Java
7 11 (12.36%) XML
7 11 (12.36%) ERP
7 11 (12.36%) Project Management
7 11 (12.36%) HTML5
7 11 (12.36%) Analytics
8 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (11.24%) JIRA
9 9 (10.11%) Finance
10 8 (8.99%) SAP
10 8 (8.99%) TDD
10 8 (8.99%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
11 7 (7.87%) jQuery
11 7 (7.87%) Kanban
11 7 (7.87%) Confluence
11 7 (7.87%) Spring
11 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.87%) MySQL
11 7 (7.87%) Linux
11 7 (7.87%) Microservices

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 7 (7.87%) Confluence
2 6 (6.74%) CMS
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) SAS
4 2 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Magento
2 2 (2.25%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.25%) CloudFront
2 2 (2.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) LAN
1 2 (2.25%) Skype
2 1 (1.12%) Extranet
2 1 (1.12%) Intranet
2 1 (1.12%) MPLS
2 1 (1.12%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) MySQL
2 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) DB2
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) JIRA
2 6 (6.74%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.37%) Gradle
3 3 (3.37%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) JUnit
3 3 (3.37%) Maven
3 3 (3.37%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.25%) Bower
4 2 (2.25%) Grunt
4 2 (2.25%) Selenium
4 2 (2.25%) Yeoman
5 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.12%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
5 1 (1.12%) Trac
5 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (23.60%) Retail
2 20 (22.47%) Marketing
3 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
4 9 (10.11%) Finance
5 5 (5.62%) Banking
6 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.49%) Spanish Language
7 3 (3.37%) Advertising
8 2 (2.25%) Automotive
8 2 (2.25%) Billing
8 2 (2.25%) French Language
8 2 (2.25%) German Language
8 2 (2.25%) Italian Language
8 2 (2.25%) Multimedia
8 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.12%) Legal
9 1 (1.12%) Polish Language
9 1 (1.12%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Developer
2 11 (12.36%) Architect
2 11 (12.36%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Analyst
4 8 (8.99%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Designer
6 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce Developer
6 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Junior
7 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.62%) Web Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Digital Development Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Junior Designer
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) HTML
2 13 (14.61%) CSS
3 11 (12.36%) HTML5
3 11 (12.36%) XML
4 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
4 7 (7.87%) jQuery
4 7 (7.87%) Spring
5 6 (6.74%) LAMP
6 5 (5.62%) Node.js
6 5 (5.62%) Web Services
7 4 (4.49%) JSON
7 4 (4.49%) Sass
8 3 (3.37%) CSS3
8 3 (3.37%) EDI
8 3 (3.37%) Express
8 3 (3.37%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.37%) JSF
8 3 (3.37%) REST
8 3 (3.37%) Spring MVC
8 3 (3.37%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) User Experience
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.62%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.49%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.25%) Photography
6 1 (1.12%) EMV
6 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) IVR
6 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.12%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.85%) Scrum
3 11 (12.36%) Analytics
3 11 (12.36%) ERP
3 11 (12.36%) Project Management
4 8 (8.99%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (8.99%) TDD
4 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
5 7 (7.87%) Kanban
5 7 (7.87%) Microservices
5 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
6 6 (6.74%) BDD
6 6 (6.74%) Migration
7 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.62%) Data Analytics
7 5 (5.62%) OO
7 5 (5.62%) Programme Management
7 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.49%) User Stories
8 4 (4.49%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.48%) Java
3 6 (6.74%) PHP
4 5 (5.62%) SQL
5 2 (2.25%) Scala
5 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.12%) C#
6 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) SAP
2 5 (5.62%) hybris
3 4 (4.49%) Adobe
3 4 (4.49%) Demandware
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) Google
5 2 (2.25%) EXTOL
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) Apple
6 1 (1.12%) Ariba
6 1 (1.12%) FatWire
6 1 (1.12%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
Ascot, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago