Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 97 83
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14 -10
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 11 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 0.81% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.03% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 28
Reading median daily rate £500 £438 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +21.95% -10.31%
10th Percentile £264 £335 £256
90th Percentile £563 £623 £421
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £369
% change year-on-year - +15.25% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +46.88% -41.82% -83.58%

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1001 1453 1447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.13% 78.75% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 827 794
Reading median daily rate £420 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £378
% change year-on-year +3.66% +8.39% +0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 52
Reading median hourly rate £17.59 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.53% -1.02% +26.50%
10th Percentile £13.60 £10.75 £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £45.39 £40.17
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.69% -28.89% +31.81%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Content Development
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Servlets

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) French Language
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) DOM
2 1 (9.09%) EDI
2 1 (9.09%) EJB
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Content Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP