Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 January 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 76 73
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.63% 1.13% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.40% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 46
Reading median daily rate £325 £388 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.13% -40.38% +85.71%
10th Percentile £275 £363 £331
90th Percentile £458 £588 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £344 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -8.33% -11.76% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £28.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.50 £13.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +175.47% -52.68% +75.00%

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 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 1,040 1,139 1,518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.41% 80.49% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 577 950
Reading median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £241 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 74
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £23.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.30% -23.95% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.65 £15.00
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.13 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year -18.31% -33.64% +33.75%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Reading

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Reading

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Reading over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Reading

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) EDI
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) B2C
4 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) Extranet

E-Commerce
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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
1 4 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 3 (37.50%) UI Designer
2 3 (37.50%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) JDE Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) B2B
2 1 (12.50%) B2C
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) E-business
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com