Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
London > Central London
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 45 52
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7 -8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 275 480 388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.85% 5.15% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 5.83% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 401 318
Central London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £318 £365 £363
90th Percentile £612 £625 £671
London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £32.25 - -
London median hourly rate £20.00 £12.13 £33.75
% change year-on-year +64.95% -64.07% -37.78%

E-Commerce is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,400 8,232 7,764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 89.61% 88.39% 89.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,908 6,372 6,054
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £319 £325 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £679
London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 101 77
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.32% +7.89%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.31 £13.31
90th Percentile £49.89 £33.00 £34.62
London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.08% +6.67% +3.73%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Central London

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Central London

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Central London over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Central London

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Central London

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Central London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Central London over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for E-Commerce in Central London

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Central London region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 175 £500 - 73
West End of London +12 6 £538 -4.23% 1
City of Westminster +3 2 £500 -3.61%
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 £275 -
Southwark - 1 £450 - 1
E-Commerce
London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 126 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (28.36%) JavaScript
3 58 (21.09%) TDD
4 50 (18.18%) Retail
5 49 (17.82%) HTML
6 48 (17.45%) Java
7 45 (16.36%) CSS
7 45 (16.36%) AWS
8 40 (14.55%) DevOps
8 40 (14.55%) React
8 40 (14.55%) Scrum
9 35 (12.73%) Node.js
10 34 (12.36%) Microservices
11 29 (10.55%) User Experience
11 29 (10.55%) Front End Development
12 28 (10.18%) Azure
12 28 (10.18%) SQL
13 25 (9.09%) Marketing
13 25 (9.09%) Docker
13 25 (9.09%) Kubernetes
14 24 (8.73%) BDD
14 24 (8.73%) Adobe
15 22 (8.00%) User Stories
15 22 (8.00%) Mobile App
16 21 (7.64%) Analytics
16 21 (7.64%) iPad
16 21 (7.64%) HTML5
16 21 (7.64%) Unit Testing
16 21 (7.64%) Python
16 21 (7.64%) GraphQL

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 17 (6.18%) CMS
2 9 (3.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (2.55%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.45%) Confluence
6 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.73%) Apache
7 2 (0.73%) Drupal
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.27%) InVision
1 9 (3.27%) Sketch
2 7 (2.55%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.73%) Figma
6 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.36%) Marvel
7 1 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.36%) UXPin
7 1 (0.36%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 11 (4.00%) Magento
2 6 (2.18%) Shopify
3 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 45 (16.36%) AWS
2 28 (10.18%) Azure
3 11 (4.00%) GCP
4 5 (1.82%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (1.82%) Serverless
5 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.09%) AWS CodePipeline
5 3 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.09%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.73%) Apigee
6 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.73%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.73%) GitHub
6 2 (0.73%) PaaS
6 2 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.55%) Internet
2 3 (1.09%) DNS
2 3 (1.09%) Firewall
3 1 (0.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) LAN
3 1 (0.36%) WAN
3 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (3.27%) Jackrabbit
2 9 (3.27%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.55%) KDB
3 7 (2.55%) Kdb+
4 6 (2.18%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.82%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (1.45%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.45%) MySQL
7 3 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.73%) Big Data
8 2 (0.73%) HBase
8 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.09%) Cucumber
2 14 (5.09%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.73%) Selenium
4 12 (4.36%) Mocha
5 10 (3.64%) Maven
5 10 (3.64%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.27%) Cypress.io
6 9 (3.27%) JIRA
7 7 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (2.18%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.45%) Postman
10 3 (1.09%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.09%) webpack
11 2 (0.73%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.73%) Grunt
11 2 (0.73%) gulp
11 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.73%) Protractor
11 2 (0.73%) REST Assured
General
1 50 (18.18%) Retail
2 25 (9.09%) Marketing
3 15 (5.45%) Finance
4 13 (4.73%) Banking
5 11 (4.00%) Front Office
6 8 (2.91%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.91%) Law
7 7 (2.55%) Games
8 5 (1.82%) Back Office
9 3 (1.09%) German Language
10 2 (0.73%) Electronics
10 2 (0.73%) Legal
10 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
11 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 107 (38.91%) Developer
2 37 (13.45%) Senior Developer
3 31 (11.27%) Analyst
4 20 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (6.91%) React Developer
6 18 (6.55%) Architect
6 18 (6.55%) Designer
7 15 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (5.09%) AWS DevOps
8 14 (5.09%) E-Commerce Manager
8 14 (5.09%) Java Developer
9 13 (4.73%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 13 (4.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (4.73%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (4.73%) Senior React Developer
10 11 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (4.00%) Business Analyst
10 11 (4.00%) PHP Developer
10 11 (4.00%) UX Designer
11 10 (3.64%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (17.82%) HTML
2 45 (16.36%) CSS
3 40 (14.55%) React
4 35 (12.73%) Node.js
5 21 (7.64%) GraphQL
5 21 (7.64%) HTML5
6 20 (7.27%) Redux
7 19 (6.91%) Spring
8 18 (6.55%) AngularJS
9 16 (5.82%) CSS3
10 14 (5.09%) .NET
10 14 (5.09%) REST
10 14 (5.09%) RESTful
11 12 (4.36%) Chai
11 12 (4.36%) Spring Boot
12 10 (3.64%) Vue.js
13 9 (3.27%) Jest
13 9 (3.27%) JSR 170
13 9 (3.27%) OSGi
13 9 (3.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.55%) User Experience
2 22 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 21 (7.64%) iPad
4 13 (4.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.18%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.09%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.73%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.73%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.73%) PKI
10 1 (0.36%) Derivative
10 1 (0.36%) EPoS
10 1 (0.36%) Equities
10 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
10 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.36%) Linux
2 7 (2.55%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.18%) Android
4 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.73%) Unix
4 2 (0.73%) Windows
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (21.09%) TDD
3 40 (14.55%) DevOps
3 40 (14.55%) Scrum
4 34 (12.36%) Microservices
5 29 (10.55%) Front End Development
6 24 (8.73%) BDD
7 22 (8.00%) User Stories
8 21 (7.64%) Analytics
8 21 (7.64%) Unit Testing
9 20 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (6.55%) CRM
10 18 (6.55%) Web Development
11 17 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (5.82%) Kanban
12 16 (5.82%) Test Automation
13 14 (5.09%) Computer Science
13 14 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 13 (4.73%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 78 (28.36%) JavaScript
2 48 (17.45%) Java
3 28 (10.18%) SQL
4 21 (7.64%) Python
5 13 (4.73%) PHP
6 10 (3.64%) C#
6 10 (3.64%) Java 8
6 10 (3.64%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.55%) C++
8 6 (2.18%) Ruby
8 6 (2.18%) Scala
9 5 (1.82%) Go
10 3 (1.09%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.09%) ES6
10 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.73%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.73%) LINC
11 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.73%) PHP 7
11 2 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (6.91%) Degree
2 10 (3.64%) Master's Degree
3 8 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.45%) CISA
4 4 (1.45%) CISM
4 4 (1.45%) CISSP
5 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.55%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) EMIR
2 1 (0.36%) GDPR
2 1 (0.36%) MiFID
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.36%) Terraform
3 9 (3.27%) Ansible
4 7 (2.55%) Puppet
5 6 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.09%) Istio
7 2 (0.73%) Mesos
8 1 (0.36%) Grafana
8 1 (0.36%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (8.73%) Adobe
2 10 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (2.91%) SAP
4 7 (2.55%) Google
5 6 (2.18%) hybris
5 6 (2.18%) Tableau
6 5 (1.82%) IBM
6 5 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.82%) New Relic
6 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.09%) Demandware
8 2 (0.73%) Apple
8 2 (0.73%) ATG
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle
8 2 (0.73%) Perforce
8 2 (0.73%) Talend
9 1 (0.36%) HP
9 1 (0.36%) Murex
9 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.36%) Retek