The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 41 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1032 1223 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.48% 5.04% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 6.50% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 896 915
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 £125.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.87 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% +38.16%
E-Commerce
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17875 18829 16333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.53% 77.63% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13142 13090 11224
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 231 320
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in London

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in London

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in London

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in London

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Histogram in London

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 255 £450 - 99
Hammersmith +10 5 £350 -11.39%
Bromley +5 2 £625 -7.40% 2
Greenford +1 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £413 - 2
Paddington -3 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £300 - 1
Chiswick - 1 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Ealing - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Chessington - - - - 2
Croydon - - - - 2
E-Commerce
England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 937 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 600 (26.55%) HTML
3 555 (24.56%) Java
4 539 (23.85%) Retail
5 495 (21.90%) JavaScript
6 480 (21.24%) CSS
7 416 (18.41%) Scrum
8 370 (16.37%) TDD
9 293 (12.96%) Finance
10 270 (11.95%) SQL
11 268 (11.86%) HTML5
12 257 (11.37%) MVC
13 243 (10.75%) Linux
14 242 (10.71%) .NET
15 231 (10.22%) User Experience
16 216 (9.56%) C#
17 204 (9.03%) Oracle
17 204 (9.03%) jQuery
18 203 (8.98%) Web Services
19 202 (8.94%) BDD
20 190 (8.41%) J2EE
21 187 (8.27%) CSS3
22 184 (8.14%) Project Management
23 183 (8.10%) Banking
24 174 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
25 172 (7.61%) OO
26 160 (7.08%) Marketing
27 158 (6.99%) XML
27 158 (6.99%) PHP
28 156 (6.90%) Git (software)

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 154 (6.81%) CMS
2 89 (3.94%) WebSphere
3 73 (3.23%) Node.js
4 63 (2.79%) Apache
5 62 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 54 (2.39%) Adobe CQ
7 46 (2.04%) IIS
8 41 (1.81%) JBoss
9 40 (1.77%) WebLogic
10 33 (1.46%) Apache Solr
11 29 (1.28%) Drupal
12 27 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
13 26 (1.15%) Confluence
14 21 (0.93%) Umbraco
15 20 (0.88%) SharePoint
16 19 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
17 18 (0.80%) WordPress
18 12 (0.53%) EPiServer CMS
18 12 (0.53%) MQSeries
18 12 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (1.86%) Photoshop
2 35 (1.55%) MS Excel
3 27 (1.19%) MS Office
4 14 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.40%) MS Project
7 8 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.35%) InDesign
8 7 (0.31%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.22%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.088%) SPSS
11 2 (0.088%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.044%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.044%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 91 (4.03%) Magento
2 19 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.62%) Google Analytics
4 13 (0.58%) Fredhopper
5 12 (0.53%) ION MarketView
6 11 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.31%) RMDS
7 7 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
8 6 (0.27%) Tridion
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.18%) osCommerce
10 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.088%) Shopify
11 2 (0.088%) SAP Retail
12 1 (0.044%) Remedy AR System
12 1 (0.044%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (0.71%) SaaS
5 9 (0.40%) Force.com
5 9 (0.40%) GitHub
6 8 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.18%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.13%) Route 53
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.088%) Heroku
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.088%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.044%) PaaS
11 1 (0.044%) Joyent
11 1 (0.044%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.14%) Internet
2 56 (2.48%) Firewall
3 41 (1.81%) HTTP
4 29 (1.28%) BGP
5 28 (1.24%) DNS
6 27 (1.19%) Network Security
7 24 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 24 (1.06%) MPLS
7 24 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (1.02%) OSPF
9 20 (0.88%) VPN
10 17 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (0.75%) Multicast
11 15 (0.66%) FTP
12 14 (0.62%) IPsec
13 13 (0.58%) Intranet
13 13 (0.58%) NetScreen
13 13 (0.58%) DHCP
14 12 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 12 (0.53%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (6.73%) MySQL
2 150 (6.64%) SQL Server
3 70 (3.10%) Relational Database
4 54 (2.39%) MongoDB
5 46 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 34 (1.50%) DB2
7 33 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (1.33%) Big Data
10 29 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 26 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (1.02%) Hadoop
13 19 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (0.80%) Redis
15 16 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (0.49%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 7 (0.31%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 156 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 108 (4.78%) Selenium
3 97 (4.29%) Subversion
4 88 (3.89%) Maven
5 83 (3.67%) JIRA
6 64 (2.83%) WebDriver
7 63 (2.79%) Jenkins
8 62 (2.74%) Cucumber
9 52 (2.30%) JUnit
10 49 (2.17%) Ant
11 35 (1.55%) NUnit
12 33 (1.46%) Jasmine
13 32 (1.42%) Visual Studio
14 30 (1.33%) TeamCity
15 25 (1.11%) Eclipse
16 24 (1.06%) Grunt
17 21 (0.93%) SpecFlow
18 19 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
19 16 (0.71%) JMeter
19 16 (0.71%) Xcode
General
1 539 (23.85%) Retail
2 293 (12.96%) Finance
3 183 (8.10%) Banking
4 160 (7.08%) Marketing
5 101 (4.47%) Front Office
6 69 (3.05%) Investment Banking
7 49 (2.17%) Games
8 48 (2.12%) Advertising
9 37 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 35 (1.55%) Back Office
11 34 (1.50%) Telecoms
12 31 (1.37%) Legal
13 26 (1.15%) Publishing
14 24 (1.06%) Retail Banking
15 18 (0.80%) Law
15 18 (0.80%) German Language
16 15 (0.66%) French Language
17 14 (0.62%) Automotive
18 13 (0.58%) Financial Institution
19 10 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 956 (42.30%) Developer
2 333 (14.73%) Analyst
3 228 (10.09%) Business Analyst
4 216 (9.56%) Project Manager
5 201 (8.89%) Architect
6 182 (8.05%) Java Developer
7 128 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
8 124 (5.49%) .NET Developer
9 118 (5.22%) Senior Developer
10 79 (3.50%) Consultant
11 65 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
12 61 (2.70%) PHP Developer
12 61 (2.70%) Designer
13 59 (2.61%) Web Developer
14 54 (2.39%) Magento Developer
15 50 (2.21%) C# Developer
16 48 (2.12%) DevOps Engineer
17 45 (1.99%) Agile Business Analyst
18 36 (1.59%) Test Analyst
19 35 (1.55%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 600 (26.55%) HTML
2 480 (21.24%) CSS
3 268 (11.86%) HTML5
4 242 (10.71%) .NET
5 204 (9.03%) jQuery
6 203 (8.98%) Web Services
7 190 (8.41%) J2EE
8 187 (8.27%) CSS3
9 158 (6.99%) XML
10 144 (6.37%) Spring
11 132 (5.84%) AngularJS
12 129 (5.71%) RESTful
13 118 (5.22%) ASP.NET
14 112 (4.96%) Ajax
15 86 (3.81%) JSP
16 81 (3.58%) SOAP
17 78 (3.45%) Hibernate
18 71 (3.14%) XSD
19 63 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
20 62 (2.74%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 231 (10.22%) User Experience
2 145 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 128 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (4.38%) iPad
5 62 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 56 (2.48%) Social Media
7 49 (2.17%) Fixed Income
7 49 (2.17%) Open Source
8 36 (1.59%) Online Games
9 32 (1.42%) Computer Science
10 28 (1.24%) FMCG
11 26 (1.15%) Algorithms
12 24 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
14 21 (0.93%) W3C
15 19 (0.84%) iPhone
15 19 (0.84%) Derivative
15 19 (0.84%) Blackberry
16 18 (0.80%) Data Structures
17 14 (0.62%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 243 (10.75%) Linux
2 108 (4.78%) UNIX
3 102 (4.51%) Apple iOS
4 101 (4.47%) Windows
5 90 (3.98%) Android
6 21 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 18 (0.80%) AIX
8 16 (0.71%) Windows XP
9 12 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.49%) Windows Vista
11 9 (0.40%) Solaris
12 7 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.31%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.22%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.18%) CentOS
15 3 (0.13%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 416 (18.41%) Scrum
3 370 (16.37%) TDD
4 257 (11.37%) MVC
5 202 (8.94%) BDD
6 184 (8.14%) Project Management
7 174 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
8 172 (7.61%) OO
9 133 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 118 (5.22%) DevOps
11 113 (5.00%) Waterfall
12 109 (4.82%) Content Management
13 107 (4.73%) Web Development
14 102 (4.51%) Business Analysis
14 102 (4.51%) Unit Testing
15 95 (4.20%) Mentoring
16 89 (3.94%) Multithreading
17 85 (3.76%) User Stories
18 81 (3.58%) Kanban
18 81 (3.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 555 (24.56%) Java
2 495 (21.90%) JavaScript
3 270 (11.95%) SQL
4 216 (9.56%) C#
5 158 (6.99%) PHP
6 107 (4.73%) Python
7 96 (4.25%) Ruby
8 57 (2.52%) Perl
9 51 (2.26%) Groovy
10 37 (1.64%) C++
11 34 (1.50%) Scala
12 32 (1.42%) Bash Shell
13 29 (1.28%) Clojure
14 27 (1.19%) VB.NET
15 23 (1.02%) Objective-C
16 22 (0.97%) Shell Script
16 22 (0.97%) PowerShell
17 21 (0.93%) T-SQL
18 20 (0.88%) PHP5
19 16 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 96 (4.25%) Degree
2 32 (1.42%) ISEB
2 32 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (1.06%) CCNP
4 16 (0.71%) CCIE
4 16 (0.71%) ISTQB
5 10 (0.44%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.27%) PMP
8 6 (0.27%) CCNA
9 5 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.22%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.22%) CISSP
10 4 (0.18%) JNCIP
10 4 (0.18%) PCI QSA
11 3 (0.13%) CBAP
11 3 (0.13%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (5.04%) QA
2 18 (0.80%) SLA
3 17 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.044%) COBIT
5 1 (0.044%) BS7799
5 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.044%) GxP
System Software
1 23 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.40%) Varnish
4 6 (0.27%) Docker
5 5 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.088%) vCloud
6 2 (0.088%) KVM
6 2 (0.088%) Squid
6 2 (0.088%) vSphere
7 1 (0.044%) XenServer
7 1 (0.044%) Xen
7 1 (0.044%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.044%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (1.99%) Puppet
3 21 (0.93%) Ansible
4 18 (0.80%) Nagios
5 15 (0.66%) SCCM
6 8 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.27%) Icinga
7 6 (0.27%) Graphite
7 6 (0.27%) SCOM
8 5 (0.22%) OpenSSO
8 5 (0.22%) CA SiteMinder
8 5 (0.22%) Oozie
9 4 (0.18%) Salt
9 4 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.18%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.13%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.13%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.13%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.088%) RANCID
11 2 (0.088%) logstash
Vendors
1 204 (9.03%) Oracle
2 116 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 102 (4.51%) hybris
4 99 (4.38%) ATG
5 75 (3.32%) Endeca
6 59 (2.61%) Adobe
7 46 (2.04%) Google
7 46 (2.04%) Cisco
8 41 (1.81%) IBM
9 39 (1.73%) Sitecore
9 39 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
10 36 (1.59%) Zend
11 35 (1.55%) F5
12 34 (1.50%) Juniper
13 32 (1.42%) SAP
14 31 (1.37%) EPiServer
14 31 (1.37%) Perforce
15 28 (1.24%) VMware
16 27 (1.19%) Citrix
17 22 (0.97%) TIBCO
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day initally 6 months
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £450 to £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £525 - £615 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Xcede Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £350 to £540 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Zetman
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day plus expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550.00 - £625.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £525 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago