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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 39 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 234 244 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.62% 4.06% 5.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 5.23% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 177 256
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £70.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-40.51% -4.91%
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
3981 4663 4281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.54% 77.52% 75.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3119 3416 3272
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 77
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, 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.

1 237 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (31.07%) Java
3 110 (20.22%) JavaScript
4 104 (19.12%) HTML
5 103 (18.93%) TDD
6 102 (18.75%) Retail
7 100 (18.38%) Finance
8 93 (17.10%) Scrum
9 92 (16.91%) CSS
10 87 (15.99%) BDD
11 69 (12.68%) SQL
12 63 (11.58%) MVC
13 58 (10.66%) .NET
14 57 (10.48%) Linux
14 57 (10.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 56 (10.29%) C#
15 56 (10.29%) Banking
16 51 (9.38%) User Experience
17 49 (9.01%) HTML5
18 48 (8.82%) J2EE
19 47 (8.64%) jQuery
20 42 (7.72%) DevOps
21 41 (7.54%) Selenium
22 40 (7.35%) Spring
22 40 (7.35%) Git (software)
23 38 (6.99%) Mentoring
23 38 (6.99%) Web Services
24 37 (6.80%) OO
24 37 (6.80%) ASP.NET
24 37 (6.80%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 19 (3.49%) WebSphere
2 17 (3.13%) CMS
3 10 (1.84%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.65%) IIS
5 8 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.29%) Node.js
7 6 (1.10%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.10%) Confluence
8 5 (0.92%) Kentico
8 5 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (0.92%) Apache
9 4 (0.74%) Drupal
10 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.55%) JBoss
10 3 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.55%) WordPress
11 2 (0.37%) Mule
11 2 (0.37%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.37%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.74%) MS Project
2 4 (0.74%) MS Office
2 4 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.55%) InDesign
3 3 (0.55%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.57%) Magento
2 4 (0.74%) RMDS
3 3 (0.55%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.74%) Force.com
5 1 (0.18%) SaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.18%) Heroku
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.18%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.23%) Firewall
2 19 (3.49%) DNS
3 15 (2.76%) DHCP
3 15 (2.76%) BIG-IP
4 13 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.39%) BGP
4 13 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (2.39%) Network Security
5 12 (2.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (2.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 11 (2.02%) DMVPN
6 11 (2.02%) OSPF
6 11 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (1.84%) NetScreen
8 9 (1.65%) Internet
9 8 (1.47%) FTP
10 7 (1.29%) HTTP
11 4 (0.74%) LAN
11 4 (0.74%) WAN
11 4 (0.74%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.41%) MySQL
3 14 (2.57%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.21%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.02%) DB2
6 8 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.92%) Big Data
9 5 (0.92%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.74%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.55%) Redis
11 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.55%) SQLite
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (7.54%) Selenium
2 40 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.51%) Jenkins
4 25 (4.60%) Cucumber
5 21 (3.86%) WebDriver
6 20 (3.68%) Maven
7 15 (2.76%) JIRA
8 14 (2.57%) Subversion
9 13 (2.39%) Jasmine
10 10 (1.84%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.84%) JUnit
11 7 (1.29%) Hudson
11 7 (1.29%) Xcode
11 7 (1.29%) Ant
11 7 (1.29%) NUnit
12 6 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.10%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.10%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.10%) Mockito
13 5 (0.92%) Mercurial
General
1 102 (18.75%) Retail
2 100 (18.38%) Finance
3 56 (10.29%) Banking
4 37 (6.80%) Marketing
5 33 (6.07%) Front Office
6 26 (4.78%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.76%) Advertising
7 15 (2.76%) Games
8 14 (2.57%) Back Office
9 10 (1.84%) French Language
9 10 (1.84%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.47%) German Language
11 7 (1.29%) Publishing
12 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.92%) Legal
12 5 (0.92%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.55%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.37%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 246 (45.22%) Developer
2 74 (13.60%) Analyst
3 58 (10.66%) Java Developer
4 53 (9.74%) Business Analyst
5 46 (8.46%) Architect
6 33 (6.07%) Senior Developer
7 32 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 26 (4.78%) Front-End Developer
8 26 (4.78%) .NET Developer
9 16 (2.94%) iOS Developer
10 15 (2.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (2.76%) C# Developer
11 14 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (2.21%) Consultant
12 12 (2.21%) Designer
13 11 (2.02%) Magento Developer
13 11 (2.02%) Hybris Developer
13 11 (2.02%) PHP Developer
14 10 (1.84%) Security Specialist
14 10 (1.84%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (19.12%) HTML
2 92 (16.91%) CSS
3 58 (10.66%) .NET
4 49 (9.01%) HTML5
5 48 (8.82%) J2EE
6 47 (8.64%) jQuery
7 40 (7.35%) Spring
8 38 (6.99%) Web Services
9 37 (6.80%) ASP.NET
10 33 (6.07%) RESTful
10 33 (6.07%) CSS3
11 32 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 31 (5.70%) XML
13 22 (4.04%) Hibernate
13 22 (4.04%) JSON
13 22 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (3.86%) Ajax
15 17 (3.13%) Backbone.js
16 16 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 51 (9.38%) User Experience
3 17 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.21%) Fixed Income
6 11 (2.02%) Online Games
7 10 (1.84%) Fat Client
7 10 (1.84%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.84%) Thin Client
7 10 (1.84%) Video on Demand
8 9 (1.65%) Social Media
8 9 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
9 8 (1.47%) iPhone
9 8 (1.47%) iPad
10 7 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (0.92%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.92%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.92%) Derivative
13 4 (0.74%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.48%) Linux
2 26 (4.78%) Apple iOS
3 22 (4.04%) UNIX
4 20 (3.68%) Windows
5 15 (2.76%) Android
6 4 (0.74%) AIX
7 3 (0.55%) Solaris
7 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (18.93%) TDD
3 93 (17.10%) Scrum
4 87 (15.99%) BDD
5 63 (11.58%) MVC
6 42 (7.72%) DevOps
7 38 (6.99%) Mentoring
8 37 (6.80%) OO
8 37 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (6.62%) Multithreading
10 32 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (5.70%) Business Analysis
12 29 (5.33%) Kanban
13 28 (5.15%) Project Management
14 27 (4.96%) Low Latency
15 26 (4.78%) Waterfall
15 26 (4.78%) CRM
16 23 (4.23%) Data Modelling
17 21 (3.86%) User Stories
17 21 (3.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (31.07%) Java
2 110 (20.22%) JavaScript
3 69 (12.68%) SQL
4 56 (10.29%) C#
5 33 (6.07%) PHP
6 31 (5.70%) Python
7 25 (4.60%) Ruby
8 22 (4.04%) C++
9 13 (2.39%) Scala
9 13 (2.39%) Perl
10 12 (2.21%) Groovy
11 11 (2.02%) Objective-C
12 8 (1.47%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.29%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.29%) C
14 4 (0.74%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.55%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.55%) Clojure
15 3 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (2.57%) Degree
3 13 (2.39%) CCNP
4 11 (2.02%) CCSE
5 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.55%) ISEB
7 2 (0.37%) JNCIP
7 2 (0.37%) JNCIE
7 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.37%) CCIE
7 2 (0.37%) CBAP
8 1 (0.18%) PMP
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.18%) MCT
8 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.18%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.86%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) GxP
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.37%) Squid
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.37%) Docker
3 2 (0.37%) XenServer
4 1 (0.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.18%) Varnish
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.18%) KVM
4 1 (0.18%) vCloud
4 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (2.57%) Puppet
2 6 (1.10%) SCCM
2 6 (1.10%) Ansible
3 5 (0.92%) SCOM
4 4 (0.74%) Nagios
5 2 (0.37%) Graphite
6 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.18%) Cacti
6 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.18%) logstash
6 1 (0.18%) collectd
6 1 (0.18%) StatsD
6 1 (0.18%) Salt
6 1 (0.18%) Kibana
6 1 (0.18%) SmokePing
6 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.18%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 35 (6.43%) Oracle
2 21 (3.86%) ATG
3 20 (3.68%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.68%) hybris
4 19 (3.49%) VMware
5 16 (2.94%) Cisco
5 16 (2.94%) F5
6 14 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.21%) Google
8 11 (2.02%) Infoblox
8 11 (2.02%) Imperva
8 11 (2.02%) Citrix
8 11 (2.02%) CheckPoint
8 11 (2.02%) Blue Coat
8 11 (2.02%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.65%) Demandware
9 9 (1.65%) Murex
9 9 (1.65%) HP
9 9 (1.65%) Siebel
9 9 (1.65%) EPiServer
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £700 - £950 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago