The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 34 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 294 275 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.98% 3.84% 4.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 5.01% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 204 299
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +50.00%
E-Commerce
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4486 5485 6015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.96% 76.61% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3366 4051 4450
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 69 92
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.24% -19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £53.75 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the City of London region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the City of London region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 266 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (38.45%) Java
3 137 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 131 (24.21%) TDD
5 117 (21.63%) Retail
6 113 (20.89%) HTML
7 102 (18.85%) SQL
8 95 (17.56%) CSS
9 91 (16.82%) Finance
10 89 (16.45%) BDD
11 87 (16.08%) MVC
12 76 (14.05%) Scrum
13 69 (12.75%) C#
14 67 (12.38%) Web Services
14 67 (12.38%) HTML5
15 66 (12.20%) .NET
15 66 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 64 (11.83%) Spring
17 61 (11.28%) jQuery
18 59 (10.91%) Oracle
19 54 (9.98%) J2EE
20 51 (9.43%) Front Office
21 50 (9.24%) DevOps
22 48 (8.87%) Low Latency
22 48 (8.87%) Selenium
23 46 (8.50%) Banking
23 46 (8.50%) ASP.NET
23 46 (8.50%) Linux
24 44 (8.13%) AngularJS
24 44 (8.13%) CSS3

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.77%) CMS
2 11 (2.03%) WebSphere
2 11 (2.03%) Node.js
3 10 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
3 10 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.66%) IIS
5 8 (1.48%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.11%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.92%) Liferay
7 5 (0.92%) Mule
8 4 (0.74%) Confluence
8 4 (0.74%) Sitefinity
8 4 (0.74%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (0.74%) Apache
8 4 (0.74%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.11%) MS Office
4 5 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.74%) InDesign
6 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.37%) MS Project
6 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 18 (3.33%) Magento
2 9 (1.66%) RMDS
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.74%) GitHub
5 3 (0.55%) SaaS
5 3 (0.55%) PaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Heroku
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.18%) Responsys
7 1 (0.18%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.36%) Internet
2 20 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.96%) Firewall
4 10 (1.85%) HTTP
5 9 (1.66%) DNS
6 8 (1.48%) Multicast
7 5 (0.92%) Network Security
8 4 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.74%) BGP
8 4 (0.74%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.55%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.55%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (0.55%) DMZ
9 3 (0.55%) FTP
9 3 (0.55%) OSPF
9 3 (0.55%) LAN
9 3 (0.55%) WAN
10 2 (0.37%) SMTP
10 2 (0.37%) DHCP
10 2 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.99%) Relational Database
3 22 (4.07%) MySQL
4 14 (2.59%) Hadoop
4 14 (2.59%) MongoDB
5 13 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.85%) Big Data
7 10 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.48%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.11%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.92%) DB2
13 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.74%) KDB
13 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.74%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 48 (8.87%) Selenium
2 34 (6.28%) WebDriver
3 33 (6.10%) Git (software)
4 26 (4.81%) Jasmine
5 25 (4.62%) Cucumber
6 22 (4.07%) Jenkins
7 18 (3.33%) Maven
8 17 (3.14%) TeamCity
9 15 (2.77%) Subversion
9 15 (2.77%) Visual Studio
10 14 (2.59%) JIRA
11 12 (2.22%) SoapUI
12 10 (1.85%) Mockito
13 8 (1.48%) Grunt
14 7 (1.29%) Bower
14 7 (1.29%) Mercurial
14 7 (1.29%) JMeter
14 7 (1.29%) NUnit
15 5 (0.92%) SpecFlow
16 4 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 117 (21.63%) Retail
2 91 (16.82%) Finance
3 51 (9.43%) Front Office
4 46 (8.50%) Banking
5 35 (6.47%) Marketing
6 22 (4.07%) Games
7 19 (3.51%) Advertising
8 18 (3.33%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.66%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.66%) German Language
10 8 (1.48%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.29%) Back Office
12 5 (0.92%) Legal
12 5 (0.92%) Billing
12 5 (0.92%) French Language
13 4 (0.74%) Publishing
14 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.37%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 284 (52.50%) Developer
2 92 (17.01%) Java Developer
3 61 (11.28%) Analyst
4 42 (7.76%) Senior Developer
5 33 (6.10%) Business Analyst
6 31 (5.73%) Project Manager
7 29 (5.36%) .NET Developer
8 23 (4.25%) Architect
9 22 (4.07%) Front-End Developer
10 15 (2.77%) Designer
10 15 (2.77%) C# Developer
11 14 (2.59%) Test Analyst
12 10 (1.85%) Web Developer
12 10 (1.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (1.85%) Test Leader
12 10 (1.85%) iOS Developer
12 10 (1.85%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (1.85%) Magento Developer
13 9 (1.66%) Agile Business Analyst
13 9 (1.66%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (20.89%) HTML
2 95 (17.56%) CSS
3 67 (12.38%) Web Services
3 67 (12.38%) HTML5
4 66 (12.20%) .NET
5 64 (11.83%) Spring
6 61 (11.28%) jQuery
7 54 (9.98%) J2EE
8 46 (8.50%) ASP.NET
9 44 (8.13%) CSS3
9 44 (8.13%) AngularJS
10 40 (7.39%) RESTful
11 39 (7.21%) Hibernate
12 38 (7.02%) Ajax
13 35 (6.47%) XML
14 33 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (4.81%) JSON
16 22 (4.07%) Spring MVC
17 21 (3.88%) SOAP
17 21 (3.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 44 (8.13%) User Experience
3 25 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.14%) Fixed Income
5 16 (2.96%) Online Games
5 16 (2.96%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.22%) Open Source
7 12 (2.22%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.48%) VWAP
8 8 (1.48%) TWAP
9 6 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (0.92%) Online Banking
10 5 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.74%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.74%) FMCG
11 4 (0.74%) iPhone
11 4 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 46 (8.50%) Linux
2 21 (3.88%) Apple iOS
3 20 (3.70%) UNIX
4 12 (2.22%) Windows
5 11 (2.03%) Android
6 6 (1.11%) Solaris
7 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.55%) AIX
9 2 (0.37%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (24.21%) TDD
3 89 (16.45%) BDD
4 87 (16.08%) MVC
5 76 (14.05%) Scrum
6 50 (9.24%) DevOps
7 48 (8.87%) Low Latency
8 40 (7.39%) Project Management
9 37 (6.84%) Multithreading
10 33 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (5.55%) OO
12 25 (4.62%) Extreme Programming
12 25 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (4.25%) Software Engineering
14 21 (3.88%) Unit Testing
14 21 (3.88%) Mentoring
15 19 (3.51%) SOA
16 18 (3.33%) Business Analysis
16 18 (3.33%) Web Development
17 17 (3.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 208 (38.45%) Java
2 137 (25.32%) JavaScript
3 102 (18.85%) SQL
4 69 (12.75%) C#
5 35 (6.47%) PHP
6 29 (5.36%) Python
7 24 (4.44%) Ruby
8 22 (4.07%) Scala
9 16 (2.96%) Groovy
10 15 (2.77%) C++
11 10 (1.85%) Perl
12 8 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.48%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.29%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.11%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.92%) C
15 5 (0.92%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.55%) VBA
17 2 (0.37%) VB
17 2 (0.37%) F#
Qualifications
1 33 (6.10%) Degree
2 22 (4.07%) ISEB
3 16 (2.96%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.74%) CCNP
6 3 (0.55%) CCIE
6 3 (0.55%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.37%) JNCIP
7 2 (0.37%) JNCIE
7 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.18%) MCSA
8 1 (0.18%) CISSP
8 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.18%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.76%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.74%) vCloud
3 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.22%) Puppet
3 9 (1.66%) Nagios
4 6 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.74%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.74%) Oozie
6 4 (0.74%) Ansible
7 2 (0.37%) Salt
7 2 (0.37%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.37%) SCCM
7 2 (0.37%) SCOM
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.18%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 59 (10.91%) Oracle
2 27 (4.99%) hybris
3 21 (3.88%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.96%) Adobe
4 16 (2.96%) Sybase
4 16 (2.96%) TIBCO
5 14 (2.59%) ATG
6 13 (2.40%) 29West
7 11 (2.03%) Zend
8 8 (1.48%) EPiServer
8 8 (1.48%) IBM
8 8 (1.48%) Google
9 6 (1.11%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.92%) F5
10 5 (0.92%) New Relic
10 5 (0.92%) VMware
10 5 (0.92%) Cisco
10 5 (0.92%) Juniper
11 4 (0.74%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.74%) SAP
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £250 to £325 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £1000 - £1100 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Teamcore
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago