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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 35 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 290 326 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.92% 4.43% 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.48% 5.79% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 251 299
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £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 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.13 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.58% +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
4472 5631 5885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.89% 76.51% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3324 4195 4373
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 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 70 88
Average hourly rate £22.38 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £14.70 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £57.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 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 2 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.

1 204 (39.16%) Java
2 130 (24.95%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (24.76%) JavaScript
4 125 (23.99%) TDD
5 119 (22.84%) Retail
6 103 (19.77%) HTML
7 98 (18.81%) SQL
8 89 (17.08%) Finance
9 88 (16.89%) CSS
10 86 (16.51%) MVC
10 86 (16.51%) BDD
11 72 (13.82%) Scrum
12 69 (13.24%) .NET
13 68 (13.05%) C#
14 65 (12.48%) Web Services
15 63 (12.09%) HTML5
16 62 (11.90%) jQuery
17 61 (11.71%) Spring
18 60 (11.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 55 (10.56%) Oracle
20 53 (10.17%) J2EE
21 50 (9.60%) DevOps
22 48 (9.21%) ASP.NET
22 48 (9.21%) Selenium
23 47 (9.02%) SQL Server
23 47 (9.02%) Low Latency
24 46 (8.83%) Front Office
25 44 (8.45%) CSS3
26 43 (8.25%) QA
26 43 (8.25%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 17 (3.26%) CMS
2 11 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
3 10 (1.92%) Node.js
4 9 (1.73%) Umbraco
4 9 (1.73%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.73%) IIS
5 7 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.15%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.96%) Liferay
7 5 (0.96%) Mule
8 4 (0.77%) Confluence
8 4 (0.77%) Sitefinity
8 4 (0.77%) Apache
8 4 (0.77%) Joomla!
8 4 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.58%) DNN
9 3 (0.58%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.15%) MS Office
4 5 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.58%) InDesign
6 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.38%) MS Project
7 2 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 16 (3.07%) Magento
2 7 (1.34%) RMDS
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.77%) SaaS
3 4 (0.77%) GitHub
4 3 (0.58%) PaaS
4 3 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.38%) Heroku
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.19%) Responsys
6 1 (0.19%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.18%) Internet
2 18 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.69%) Firewall
4 9 (1.73%) HTTP
5 8 (1.54%) DNS
5 8 (1.54%) Multicast
6 6 (1.15%) Network Security
7 4 (0.77%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.77%) OSPF
7 4 (0.77%) BGP
8 3 (0.58%) DMZ
8 3 (0.58%) LAN
8 3 (0.58%) WAN
8 3 (0.58%) FTP
8 3 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.38%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (0.38%) IPsec
9 2 (0.38%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.38%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.80%) Relational Database
3 17 (3.26%) MySQL
4 15 (2.88%) MongoDB
5 14 (2.69%) Hadoop
6 13 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.11%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.92%) Big Data
8 10 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.34%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.96%) KDB
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 48 (9.21%) Selenium
2 35 (6.72%) WebDriver
3 34 (6.53%) Git (software)
4 25 (4.80%) Cucumber
4 25 (4.80%) Jasmine
5 23 (4.41%) Jenkins
6 17 (3.26%) Maven
7 16 (3.07%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.07%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.50%) SoapUI
8 13 (2.50%) JIRA
9 12 (2.30%) Subversion
10 9 (1.73%) Mockito
11 7 (1.34%) Mercurial
11 7 (1.34%) JMeter
11 7 (1.34%) Grunt
11 7 (1.34%) Bower
12 6 (1.15%) NUnit
13 5 (0.96%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.58%) QUnit
General
1 119 (22.84%) Retail
2 89 (17.08%) Finance
3 46 (8.83%) Front Office
4 43 (8.25%) Banking
5 35 (6.72%) Marketing
6 24 (4.61%) Games
7 18 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 17 (3.26%) Advertising
9 8 (1.54%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.54%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.54%) German Language
10 6 (1.15%) Billing
11 5 (0.96%) Legal
11 5 (0.96%) Back Office
11 5 (0.96%) French Language
12 4 (0.77%) Publishing
13 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.19%) Electronics
14 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 274 (52.59%) Developer
2 88 (16.89%) Java Developer
3 54 (10.36%) Analyst
4 37 (7.10%) Senior Developer
5 31 (5.95%) .NET Developer
6 30 (5.76%) Project Manager
6 30 (5.76%) Business Analyst
7 23 (4.41%) Architect
8 21 (4.03%) Front-End Developer
9 13 (2.50%) Designer
9 13 (2.50%) C# Developer
10 12 (2.30%) Web Developer
11 11 (2.11%) Test Analyst
12 10 (1.92%) Technical Architect
12 10 (1.92%) Test Leader
12 10 (1.92%) iOS Developer
13 9 (1.73%) Magento Developer
13 9 (1.73%) Consultant
13 9 (1.73%) Lead Developer
13 9 (1.73%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (19.77%) HTML
2 88 (16.89%) CSS
3 69 (13.24%) .NET
4 65 (12.48%) Web Services
5 63 (12.09%) HTML5
6 62 (11.90%) jQuery
7 61 (11.71%) Spring
8 53 (10.17%) J2EE
9 48 (9.21%) ASP.NET
10 44 (8.45%) CSS3
11 42 (8.06%) AngularJS
12 39 (7.49%) RESTful
13 38 (7.29%) Ajax
13 38 (7.29%) Hibernate
14 36 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (6.72%) XML
16 24 (4.61%) Spring MVC
16 24 (4.61%) JSON
17 22 (4.22%) Backbone.js
18 21 (4.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (4.99%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.26%) Online Games
3 17 (3.26%) Fixed Income
4 16 (3.07%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.30%) Open Source
6 11 (2.11%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.34%) VWAP
7 7 (1.34%) TWAP
8 6 (1.15%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.15%) EPoS
8 6 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.77%) Online Banking
10 4 (0.77%) FMCG
11 3 (0.58%) iPhone
11 3 (0.58%) Social Network
11 3 (0.58%) Copywriting
11 3 (0.58%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.49%) Linux
2 21 (4.03%) UNIX
2 21 (4.03%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.11%) Windows
4 9 (1.73%) Android
5 5 (0.96%) Solaris
6 4 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.38%) CentOS
7 2 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (24.95%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (23.99%) TDD
3 86 (16.51%) MVC
3 86 (16.51%) BDD
4 72 (13.82%) Scrum
5 50 (9.60%) DevOps
6 47 (9.02%) Low Latency
7 38 (7.29%) Project Management
8 36 (6.91%) Multithreading
9 31 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (5.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (4.99%) OO
12 24 (4.61%) Extreme Programming
13 23 (4.41%) Software Engineering
14 22 (4.22%) Mentoring
15 21 (4.03%) Unit Testing
15 21 (4.03%) Web Development
16 18 (3.45%) SOA
16 18 (3.45%) Automation Testing
17 17 (3.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 204 (39.16%) Java
2 129 (24.76%) JavaScript
3 98 (18.81%) SQL
4 68 (13.05%) C#
5 30 (5.76%) PHP
6 27 (5.18%) Python
7 26 (4.99%) Ruby
8 21 (4.03%) Scala
9 17 (3.26%) Groovy
10 15 (2.88%) C++
11 9 (1.73%) Perl
11 9 (1.73%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.54%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.34%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.15%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.15%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.96%) C
16 3 (0.58%) VBA
17 2 (0.38%) F#
17 2 (0.38%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 29 (5.57%) Degree
2 24 (4.61%) ISEB
3 17 (3.26%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.58%) CCIE
5 3 (0.58%) CCNP
5 3 (0.58%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.38%) JNCIP
6 2 (0.38%) JNCIE
6 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.19%) MCSA
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.19%) CISSP
7 1 (0.19%) CCSE
7 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.25%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.77%) vCloud
3 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.11%) Puppet
3 9 (1.73%) Nagios
4 6 (1.15%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.77%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.77%) Oozie
7 3 (0.58%) Ansible
8 2 (0.38%) Salt
8 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.38%) SCCM
8 2 (0.38%) SCOM
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.19%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 55 (10.56%) Oracle
2 29 (5.57%) hybris
3 19 (3.65%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.26%) TIBCO
4 17 (3.26%) ATG
5 16 (3.07%) Sybase
6 15 (2.88%) Adobe
7 10 (1.92%) 29West
8 8 (1.54%) Zend
8 8 (1.54%) EPiServer
9 7 (1.34%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.34%) IBM
9 7 (1.34%) Google
10 5 (0.96%) VMware
10 5 (0.96%) Cisco
10 5 (0.96%) New Relic
11 4 (0.77%) Ektron
11 4 (0.77%) F5
11 4 (0.77%) RedDot
11 4 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £290 - £380 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £399 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £435.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £435 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Teamcore
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago