The table below looks at the statistics for Shopify skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shopify over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shopify
Rank 641 659 630
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Contract jobs citing Shopify 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.011%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.089% 0.062% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4503 4810 5426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.33% 8.21% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2707 2690 2887
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 67 81
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.64 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.35% -29.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.35 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.06 £51.76 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+108.57% -44.44%

Shopify
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Shopify as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Shopify Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Shopify
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shopify within the UK.

Shopify Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Shopify
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shopify within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 4 £400 -11.11% 4
London -20 4 £400 -11.11% 1
City of London - 1 £400 -

Shopify
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Shopify also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Shopify.

1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Magento
2 3 (37.50%) Demandware
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Blog
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) API Integration
4 1 (12.50%) SAP hybris
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) API Development
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) hybris

Shopify
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
2 1 (12.50%) SAP hybris
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Sales Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Sales Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blog
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) API Development
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Demandware
2 2 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) ATG
3 1 (12.50%) hybris
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore