Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 77 49
Rank change year-on-year +4 -28 +14
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 21 106 155
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.44% 2.49% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.84% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 53 91
Median daily rate £385 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £263 £355 £325
90th Percentile £503 £598 £588
South East median daily rate £410 £458 £425
% change year-on-year -10.38% +7.65% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.53% -29.66%
South East median hourly rate - £27.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +27.91% -8.51%

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 1,224 3,732 3,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.84% 87.63% 86.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 1,817 1,734
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £256 £300 £263
90th Percentile £649 £613 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +0.06% +4.65% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 124 84
Median hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.60% +25.29% +45.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £68.75 £81.75 £49.63
Median hourly rate £31.61 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +5.37% +27.66% +17.50%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing E-Commerce in Berkshire over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Berkshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 3 August 2020. 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
Newbury +15 5 £385 -30.00%
Slough +14 4 £300 -36.17% 1
Bracknell +18 2 £350 +1.82%
Maidenhead +16 2 - -
Reading +14 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £275 -
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (23.81%) RESTful
3 5 (23.81%) AWS
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) Retail
4 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) Azure
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (19.05%) Microservices
5 3 (14.29%) User Experience
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (14.29%) SaaS
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) JIRA
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) Apache
5 3 (14.29%) DNS

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 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.76%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.76%) Kentico
3 1 (4.76%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Azure
3 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) 3G
2 2 (9.52%) 4G
2 2 (9.52%) 5G
2 2 (9.52%) Broadband
2 2 (9.52%) GPRS
2 2 (9.52%) LTE
2 2 (9.52%) UMTS
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) DbUnit
2 1 (4.76%) jMock
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Mockito
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Digital Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Product Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Product Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Product Owner
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Architect
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Product Owner
6 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) RESTful
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.52%) HATEOAS
5 2 (9.52%) Middleware
5 2 (9.52%) React
5 2 (9.52%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.76%) LAMP
6 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (4.76%) PowerMock
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Microservices
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
2 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (14.29%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (9.52%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Product Roadmap
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (9.52%) User Stories
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe
1 1 (4.76%) Sitecore