Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 57 73
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 -23
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 151 104 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.81% 2.71% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 3.26% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 63 66
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -9.59% +21.67%
10th Percentile £334 £216 £210
90th Percentile £599 £538 £600
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% - +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £29.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.12% +96.67% -50.00%
10th Percentile £20.15 £16.25 £12.45
90th Percentile £32.85 £35.70 £18.70
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.26% +46.88% -46.67%

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 3,373 3,187 3,910
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.07% 83.02% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,684 1,542 2,106
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +8.27%
10th Percentile £252 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £588 £556
South East median daily rate £430 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +3.37% +4.00% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 127 129
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -9.09% -26.67%
10th Percentile £8.06 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.15 £38.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.95 £23.00
% change year-on-year +25.31% -13.26% +3.37%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +8 40 £408 +49.54% 12
Slough +8 32 £425 +13.33% 3
Reading +2 16 £425 -10.53% 13
Maidenhead -9 13 £463 +7.56% 6
Newbury -5 6 £363 - 2
Wokingham -11 3 £663 - 1
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 70 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.15%) CSS
3 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 39 (25.83%) HTML
5 35 (23.18%) Retail
6 30 (19.87%) PHP
7 28 (18.54%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (17.88%) Magento
8 27 (17.88%) Front End Development
9 24 (15.89%) OO
10 23 (15.23%) DevOps
11 22 (14.57%) Finance
12 21 (13.91%) JIRA
12 21 (13.91%) OO PHP
13 19 (12.58%) Docker
13 19 (12.58%) User Experience
14 18 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (11.92%) Marketing
14 18 (11.92%) CSS3
15 17 (11.26%) HTML5
15 17 (11.26%) REST
15 17 (11.26%) Jenkins
15 17 (11.26%) React
15 17 (11.26%) Java
16 16 (10.60%) SAP
16 16 (10.60%) TDD
17 15 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (9.93%) Project Management
17 15 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (9.27%) Kubernetes

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 (8.61%) CMS
2 11 (7.28%) Confluence
3 10 (6.62%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (5.96%) Drupal
5 4 (2.65%) WordPress
6 3 (1.99%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.99%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.99%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.66%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.66%) Kentico
7 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) HipChat
2 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.65%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (17.88%) Magento
2 3 (1.99%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.99%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.99%) Shopify
3 1 (0.66%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.66%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.66%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.54%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.99%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.99%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.99%) Serverless
5 2 (1.32%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.99%) HTTP
1 3 (1.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) Firewall
2 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.30%) MySQL
2 7 (4.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (1.99%) Big Data
3 3 (1.99%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.99%) Neo4j
3 3 (1.99%) Redis
4 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (13.91%) JIRA
2 17 (11.26%) Jenkins
3 14 (9.27%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.96%) Bitbucket
4 9 (5.96%) Eclipse
4 9 (5.96%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (4.64%) Subversion
6 5 (3.31%) JUnit
6 5 (3.31%) Maven
6 5 (3.31%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.65%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (2.65%) gulp
8 3 (1.99%) DbUnit
8 3 (1.99%) jMock
8 3 (1.99%) Mockito
8 3 (1.99%) Rational Rose
8 3 (1.99%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.32%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.32%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (23.18%) Retail
2 22 (14.57%) Finance
3 18 (11.92%) Marketing
4 9 (5.96%) Legal
4 9 (5.96%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.64%) Automotive
5 7 (4.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.65%) Banking
8 3 (1.99%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.66%) Back Office
10 1 (0.66%) Billing
10 1 (0.66%) Electronics
10 1 (0.66%) Games
10 1 (0.66%) German Language
10 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (39.07%) Developer
2 26 (17.22%) Magento Developer
3 19 (12.58%) Project Manager
4 14 (9.27%) Analyst
4 14 (9.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (9.27%) React Developer
5 13 (8.61%) Architect
6 11 (7.28%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (7.28%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) AWS DevOps
7 10 (6.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) Backend Developer
8 9 (5.96%) E-Commerce Manager
9 8 (5.30%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 8 (5.30%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.30%) PHP Magento Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (27.15%) CSS
2 39 (25.83%) HTML
3 18 (11.92%) CSS3
4 17 (11.26%) HTML5
4 17 (11.26%) React
4 17 (11.26%) REST
5 13 (8.61%) Web Services
6 11 (7.28%) Sass
6 11 (7.28%) SOAP
7 10 (6.62%) .NET
7 10 (6.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (5.96%) Node.js
9 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (5.30%) LESS
10 7 (4.64%) EDI
10 7 (4.64%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (4.64%) RESTful
10 7 (4.64%) XML
11 6 (3.97%) Redux
11 6 (3.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) User Experience
2 14 (9.27%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.95%) iPad
4 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.97%) Social Media
6 4 (2.65%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.65%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.65%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.32%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.32%) NHS
7 2 (1.32%) PMI
7 2 (1.32%) Replication
8 1 (0.66%) Fintech
8 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.30%) Linux
2 3 (1.99%) Unix
3 2 (1.32%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (1.32%) CentOS
3 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.88%) Front End Development
3 24 (15.89%) OO
4 23 (15.23%) DevOps
5 21 (13.91%) OO PHP
6 18 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (10.60%) TDD
8 15 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (9.93%) Project Management
9 14 (9.27%) SDLC
10 13 (8.61%) B2B
10 13 (8.61%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 13 (8.61%) Scrum
10 13 (8.61%) Waterfall
11 12 (7.95%) CRM
11 12 (7.95%) SEO
12 11 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (7.28%) Kanban
12 11 (7.28%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
2 30 (19.87%) PHP
3 17 (11.26%) Java
4 12 (7.95%) Python
5 10 (6.62%) Groovy
6 8 (5.30%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.30%) Ruby
7 4 (2.65%) C#
8 3 (1.99%) Go
8 3 (1.99%) Java 8
9 2 (1.32%) C
9 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.66%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) ES6
10 1 (0.66%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.66%) SQL
10 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.31%) Degree
1 5 (3.31%) PMI Certification
1 5 (3.31%) PMP
2 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) CISA
3 1 (0.66%) CISM
3 1 (0.66%) CISSP
3 1 (0.66%) ISEB
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.66%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.65%) PMO
1 4 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) GCP
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (12.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (9.27%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.65%) Puppet
3 2 (1.32%) Ansible
3 2 (1.32%) Kibana
3 2 (1.32%) Packer
3 2 (1.32%) Terraform
4 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (10.60%) SAP
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.96%) hybris
4 8 (5.30%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.97%) Google
5 6 (3.97%) Oracle
5 6 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.31%) Ariba
7 4 (2.65%) Aruba
8 3 (1.99%) Casewise
8 3 (1.99%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.99%) Twitter
9 1 (0.66%) Adobe
9 1 (0.66%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.66%) Marketo
9 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.66%) VMware