Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for E-business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-business over the 6 months to 19 October 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.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 92 91
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing E-business 1 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.080% 0.33% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.41% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Reading median daily rate £425 £515 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.48% +47.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £413 £508 £325
90th Percentile £438 £523 £375
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £515 £350
% change year-on-year -17.48% +47.14% -26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

E-business 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1016 1211 1452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 80.83% 79.57% 77.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 682 871
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £228 £231
90th Percentile £575 £569 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 44 76
Reading median hourly rate £19.00 £22.35 £28.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.99% -22.13% +68.13%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £41.30 £43.28 £40.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% -35.19% +58.17%

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing E-business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for E-business in Reading

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-business in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-business in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 Reading region with a requirement for E-business.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

E-business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com