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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 37 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 284 357 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.82% 4.85% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.42% 6.38% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 283 292
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 £296 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £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 £21.75 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +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
4422 5597 5890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.06% 76.06% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3282 4197 4388
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 71 91
Average hourly rate £22.60 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -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 22 August 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 22 August 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.

1 205 (39.50%) Java
2 130 (25.05%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (24.66%) TDD
4 126 (24.28%) JavaScript
5 125 (24.08%) Retail
6 106 (20.42%) HTML
7 101 (19.46%) SQL
8 90 (17.34%) Finance
9 88 (16.96%) CSS
10 86 (16.57%) BDD
11 83 (15.99%) MVC
12 73 (14.07%) .NET
13 71 (13.68%) Scrum
14 69 (13.29%) C#
15 65 (12.52%) Web Services
16 64 (12.33%) HTML5
17 63 (12.14%) jQuery
18 59 (11.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 58 (11.18%) Oracle
19 58 (11.18%) Spring
20 50 (9.63%) ASP.NET
21 49 (9.44%) SQL Server
21 49 (9.44%) J2EE
21 49 (9.44%) DevOps
22 48 (9.25%) Selenium
23 47 (9.06%) Low Latency
24 46 (8.86%) CSS3
25 45 (8.67%) QA
25 45 (8.67%) Front Office
26 44 (8.48%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.28%) CMS
2 11 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.12%) Oracle Coherence
3 10 (1.93%) Node.js
4 9 (1.73%) IIS
4 9 (1.73%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.16%) Apache
6 6 (1.16%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.96%) Liferay
8 4 (0.77%) Joomla!
8 4 (0.77%) Mule
8 4 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.77%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.58%) Confluence
9 3 (0.58%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.58%) WordPress
9 3 (0.58%) DNN
Applications
1 15 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.54%) MS Office
3 5 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.58%) InDesign
6 2 (0.39%) MS Project
6 2 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 16 (3.08%) Magento
2 6 (1.16%) RMDS
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.77%) SaaS
3 4 (0.77%) GitHub
4 3 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.58%) PaaS
5 2 (0.39%) Heroku
6 1 (0.19%) Responsys
6 1 (0.19%) CheetahMail
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.59%) Internet
2 16 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.73%) HTTP
3 9 (1.73%) Firewall
4 7 (1.35%) Multicast
5 6 (1.16%) DNS
6 5 (0.96%) Network Security
7 4 (0.77%) OSPF
7 4 (0.77%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.58%) BGP
8 3 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.39%) Extranet
9 2 (0.39%) LAN
9 2 (0.39%) WAN
9 2 (0.39%) DHCP
9 2 (0.39%) FTP
9 2 (0.39%) Intranet
10 1 (0.19%) WinSCP
10 1 (0.19%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 17 (3.28%) MySQL
4 14 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 14 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 13 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.93%) Big Data
6 10 (1.93%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.96%) KDB
11 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.77%) DB2
11 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (9.25%) Selenium
2 36 (6.94%) WebDriver
3 35 (6.74%) Git (software)
4 24 (4.62%) Jasmine
5 23 (4.43%) Cucumber
6 21 (4.05%) Jenkins
7 17 (3.28%) Visual Studio
8 16 (3.08%) Maven
8 16 (3.08%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.50%) SoapUI
9 13 (2.50%) JIRA
10 12 (2.31%) Subversion
11 8 (1.54%) Mockito
12 7 (1.35%) Bower
12 7 (1.35%) Grunt
12 7 (1.35%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.16%) NUnit
13 6 (1.16%) JMeter
14 5 (0.96%) SpecFlow
15 3 (0.58%) QUnit
General
1 125 (24.08%) Retail
2 90 (17.34%) Finance
3 45 (8.67%) Front Office
4 44 (8.48%) Banking
5 32 (6.17%) Marketing
6 23 (4.43%) Games
7 19 (3.66%) Advertising
7 19 (3.66%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.93%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.35%) Billing
9 7 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.35%) German Language
10 6 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.96%) Legal
11 5 (0.96%) Back Office
12 4 (0.77%) French Language
12 4 (0.77%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 266 (51.25%) Developer
2 86 (16.57%) Java Developer
3 53 (10.21%) Analyst
4 35 (6.74%) Senior Developer
5 34 (6.55%) Project Manager
6 33 (6.36%) .NET Developer
7 30 (5.78%) Business Analyst
8 24 (4.62%) Architect
9 22 (4.24%) Front-End Developer
10 15 (2.89%) Designer
11 14 (2.70%) Web Developer
12 11 (2.12%) C# Developer
13 10 (1.93%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (1.93%) Development Manager
13 10 (1.93%) Test Analyst
13 10 (1.93%) Tester
13 10 (1.93%) Test Leader
14 9 (1.73%) iOS Developer
14 9 (1.73%) Technical Architect
14 9 (1.73%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (20.42%) HTML
2 88 (16.96%) CSS
3 73 (14.07%) .NET
4 65 (12.52%) Web Services
5 64 (12.33%) HTML5
6 63 (12.14%) jQuery
7 58 (11.18%) Spring
8 50 (9.63%) ASP.NET
9 49 (9.44%) J2EE
10 46 (8.86%) CSS3
11 41 (7.90%) AngularJS
12 39 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (7.32%) RESTful
14 37 (7.13%) Hibernate
14 37 (7.13%) Ajax
15 33 (6.36%) XML
16 22 (4.24%) JSON
16 22 (4.24%) Spring MVC
16 22 (4.24%) SOAP
16 22 (4.24%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (5.01%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.28%) Fixed Income
4 16 (3.08%) Online Games
5 14 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.70%) Open Source
6 10 (1.93%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.16%) VWAP
7 6 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (1.16%) EPoS
7 6 (1.16%) TWAP
8 5 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (0.96%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.77%) Online Banking
9 4 (0.77%) FMCG
9 4 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.77%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.90%) Linux
2 21 (4.05%) Apple iOS
2 21 (4.05%) UNIX
3 12 (2.31%) Windows
4 9 (1.73%) Android
5 5 (0.96%) Solaris
6 4 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.39%) CentOS
7 2 (0.39%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (25.05%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (24.66%) TDD
3 86 (16.57%) BDD
4 83 (15.99%) MVC
5 71 (13.68%) Scrum
6 49 (9.44%) DevOps
7 47 (9.06%) Low Latency
8 41 (7.90%) Project Management
9 36 (6.94%) Multithreading
10 31 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (5.59%) OO
13 24 (4.62%) Extreme Programming
14 23 (4.43%) Software Engineering
15 22 (4.24%) Web Development
16 18 (3.47%) SOA
16 18 (3.47%) Automation Testing
17 17 (3.28%) Unit Testing
17 17 (3.28%) Test Scripting
18 15 (2.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 205 (39.50%) Java
2 126 (24.28%) JavaScript
3 101 (19.46%) SQL
4 69 (13.29%) C#
5 32 (6.17%) PHP
6 27 (5.20%) Python
7 24 (4.62%) Ruby
8 20 (3.85%) Scala
9 16 (3.08%) Groovy
10 15 (2.89%) C++
11 9 (1.73%) Perl
11 9 (1.73%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.54%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.35%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.16%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.16%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.96%) C
16 3 (0.58%) VBA
17 2 (0.39%) F#
17 2 (0.39%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 30 (5.78%) Degree
2 24 (4.62%) ISEB
3 16 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.58%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.39%) CCNP
5 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) CISSP
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.19%) PMP
6 1 (0.19%) CCIE
6 1 (0.19%) MCSA
6 1 (0.19%) CCSE
6 1 (0.19%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.19%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.67%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) P3O
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.77%) vCloud
3 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.93%) Puppet
3 9 (1.73%) Nagios
4 6 (1.16%) 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 2 (0.39%) SCCM
7 2 (0.39%) SCOM
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.39%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.39%) Salt
7 2 (0.39%) Ansible
8 1 (0.19%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 58 (11.18%) Oracle
2 29 (5.59%) hybris
3 21 (4.05%) Microsoft
4 19 (3.66%) ATG
5 17 (3.28%) TIBCO
6 16 (3.08%) Sybase
7 15 (2.89%) Adobe
8 10 (1.93%) 29West
9 8 (1.54%) Zend
9 8 (1.54%) EPiServer
10 7 (1.35%) Sitecore
10 7 (1.35%) Google
11 5 (0.96%) New Relic
11 5 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.96%) JBoss
11 5 (0.96%) SAP
12 4 (0.77%) Endeca
12 4 (0.77%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.77%) VMware
12 4 (0.77%) RedDot
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £475 - £530 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £451 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £320 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £560 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £370 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago