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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 56 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 180 283 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.42% 4.81% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 6.21% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 216 248
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £24.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+38.86% -19.58%
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
4242 4556 5700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.60% 77.46% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3362 3388 4231
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 70
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.95 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.15 £58.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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.

1 172 (43.77%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (20.10%) Java
3 77 (19.59%) JavaScript
3 77 (19.59%) HTML
4 76 (19.34%) Retail
5 74 (18.83%) Finance
6 72 (18.32%) Scrum
7 68 (17.30%) TDD
8 63 (16.03%) CSS
9 55 (13.99%) SQL
10 53 (13.49%) User Experience
11 52 (13.23%) .NET
12 45 (11.45%) MVC
12 45 (11.45%) C#
13 42 (10.69%) HTML5
13 42 (10.69%) AngularJS
14 41 (10.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 38 (9.67%) Linux
16 37 (9.41%) Banking
17 36 (9.16%) SQL Server
18 35 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (8.65%) jQuery
19 34 (8.65%) Oracle
20 33 (8.40%) BDD
21 31 (7.89%) Multithreading
22 30 (7.63%) OO
23 29 (7.38%) PHP
23 29 (7.38%) DevOps
23 29 (7.38%) SDLC
24 28 (7.12%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (5.60%) CMS
2 17 (4.33%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.31%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.05%) Node.js
5 11 (2.80%) Apache
6 10 (2.54%) Kentico
7 9 (2.29%) Umbraco
7 9 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (2.04%) IIS
9 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.27%) JBoss
10 5 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.27%) TYPO3
11 4 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.76%) WordPress
12 3 (0.76%) Drupal
13 2 (0.51%) SAS
13 2 (0.51%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 9 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.76%) MS Office
4 3 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.25%) InDesign
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
6 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.54%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.25%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.78%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.02%) SaaS
5 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.51%) Heroku
6 1 (0.25%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.29%) Internet
2 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.76%) HTTP
3 3 (0.76%) SSL
3 3 (0.76%) Firewall
3 3 (0.76%) NetScaler
3 3 (0.76%) MVNO
4 2 (0.51%) Network Security
4 2 (0.51%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) Broadband
5 1 (0.25%) LAN
5 1 (0.25%) WAN
5 1 (0.25%) DHCP
5 1 (0.25%) Wireless
5 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.25%) RTSP
5 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.34%) MySQL
3 13 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.27%) SQLite
7 5 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.02%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.02%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.02%) Big Data
9 3 (0.76%) Redis
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.76%) DB2
10 2 (0.51%) OLAP
10 2 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (6.11%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.34%) JIRA
3 19 (4.83%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.05%) Subversion
5 11 (2.80%) Maven
6 10 (2.54%) Selenium
7 8 (2.04%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.78%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.53%) Ant
9 6 (1.53%) Axure RP
10 5 (1.27%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.27%) PHPUnit
10 5 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (1.27%) Xcode
11 4 (1.02%) NUnit
11 4 (1.02%) JMeter
11 4 (1.02%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.02%) Moq
General
1 76 (19.34%) Retail
2 74 (18.83%) Finance
3 37 (9.41%) Banking
4 28 (7.12%) Marketing
5 13 (3.31%) Retail Banking
5 13 (3.31%) Front Office
6 12 (3.05%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.80%) Legal
7 11 (2.80%) Advertising
8 10 (2.54%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.02%) Billing
10 3 (0.76%) Games
11 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.51%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 161 (40.97%) Developer
2 47 (11.96%) Analyst
3 35 (8.91%) Project Manager
4 34 (8.65%) Java Developer
5 29 (7.38%) Business Analyst
6 26 (6.62%) Senior Developer
6 26 (6.62%) .NET Developer
7 24 (6.11%) Architect
8 19 (4.83%) Designer
9 17 (4.33%) C++ Developer
9 17 (4.33%) C# Developer
10 16 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (3.82%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (3.56%) UX Designer
13 11 (2.80%) Agile Project Manager
14 10 (2.54%) Android Developer
15 9 (2.29%) PHP Developer
16 8 (2.04%) Product Manager
16 8 (2.04%) Front-End Developer
16 8 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (19.59%) HTML
2 63 (16.03%) CSS
3 52 (13.23%) .NET
4 42 (10.69%) HTML5
4 42 (10.69%) AngularJS
5 34 (8.65%) jQuery
6 27 (6.87%) Web Services
7 26 (6.62%) ASP.NET
7 26 (6.62%) CSS3
8 24 (6.11%) XML
9 23 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (5.60%) RESTful
11 21 (5.34%) Spring
12 17 (4.33%) .NET Framework
12 17 (4.33%) REST
12 17 (4.33%) JSON
13 16 (4.07%) Entity Framework
13 16 (4.07%) Ajax
13 16 (4.07%) SOAP
14 14 (3.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.49%) User Experience
2 41 (10.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.09%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.80%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.27%) Statistics
7 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.02%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.02%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.02%) Social Media
8 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.76%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.76%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.51%) Derivative
9 2 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.51%) Clustering
9 2 (0.51%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.67%) Linux
2 19 (4.83%) Windows
3 18 (4.58%) Android
4 16 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.82%) UNIX
6 4 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.02%) AIX
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) SUSE
7 1 (0.25%) Debian
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (43.77%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (18.32%) Scrum
3 68 (17.30%) TDD
4 45 (11.45%) MVC
5 35 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (8.40%) BDD
7 31 (7.89%) Multithreading
8 30 (7.63%) OO
9 29 (7.38%) DevOps
9 29 (7.38%) SDLC
10 28 (7.12%) Project Management
11 22 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (5.60%) Analytics
12 21 (5.34%) Unit Testing
13 19 (4.83%) Low Latency
14 18 (4.58%) Kanban
15 17 (4.33%) Waterfall
15 17 (4.33%) Mentoring
16 16 (4.07%) Android Development
17 15 (3.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 79 (20.10%) Java
2 77 (19.59%) JavaScript
3 55 (13.99%) SQL
4 45 (11.45%) C#
5 29 (7.38%) PHP
6 21 (5.34%) C++
7 18 (4.58%) Python
8 14 (3.56%) Perl
9 13 (3.31%) Ruby
10 10 (2.54%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.53%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.53%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.27%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.02%) VBA
13 4 (1.02%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.76%) VBScript
14 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (2.80%) Degree
2 6 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MBA
6 1 (0.25%) CCSE
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) CCNP
6 1 (0.25%) ISEB
6 1 (0.25%) CISSP
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PMP
6 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.25%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.07%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.51%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.80%) Puppet
3 6 (1.53%) SCOM
4 5 (1.27%) StatsD
4 5 (1.27%) Ansible
4 5 (1.27%) Graphite
5 4 (1.02%) Rundeck
5 4 (1.02%) Oozie
5 4 (1.02%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.76%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.51%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.25%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.25%) logstash
8 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.25%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.25%) Nagios
8 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (8.65%) Oracle
2 20 (5.09%) hybris
3 14 (3.56%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.31%) Adobe
5 12 (3.05%) ATG
5 12 (3.05%) IBM
6 10 (2.54%) Sitecore
7 9 (2.29%) Google
8 8 (2.04%) EPiServer
9 7 (1.78%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.53%) Perforce
10 6 (1.53%) Splunk
10 6 (1.53%) WorldPay
11 5 (1.27%) Appcelerator
11 5 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.02%) NetApp
12 4 (1.02%) VMware
12 4 (1.02%) Zend
12 4 (1.02%) Demandware
12 4 (1.02%) Tableau
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £550 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £390 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates + expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £440.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates and expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago