Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for E-business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-business over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 227 235
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 +45
Contract jobs citing E-business 7 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
City of London median daily rate £425 £456 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +4.29% +3.55%
10th Percentile £329 £176 £339
90th Percentile £626 £534 £536
Central London median daily rate £425 £456 £438
% change year-on-year -6.85% +4.29% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

E-business 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,220 5,478 6,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.01% 87.82% 85.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,966 4,352 4,846
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 50 56
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -2.57% +20.46%
10th Percentile £11.77 £13.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.05 £55.00 £52.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £21.43
% change year-on-year +6.58% -11.35% +20.36%

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing E-business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for E-business in the City of London

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-business in the City of London

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-business in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-business in the City of London

E-business
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-business in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for E-business.

1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) ION Trading
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SMS
2 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (14.29%) AS 2805
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Murex
3 1 (14.29%) Calypso
3 1 (14.29%) RHCE
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (14.29%) Reuters
3 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic

E-business
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (14.29%) ION MarketView
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SMS
2 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
1 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) AS 2805
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 8583
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ION Trading
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
2 1 (14.29%) Calypso
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 1 (14.29%) Murex
2 1 (14.29%) Reuters
2 1 (14.29%) VMware