Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 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)
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 230 300
Rank change year-on-year -1 +70 -3
Contract jobs citing E-business 3 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.046% 0.17% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.20% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
City of London median daily rate £413 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +34.33% -21.18%
10th Percentile £406 £304 £328
90th Percentile £419 £475 £343
London median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

E-business is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5684 5996 9329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 87.58% 86.90% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4406 4870 7291
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 52 93
City of London median hourly rate £20.54 £20.00 £21.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.71% -6.12% -2.07%
10th Percentile £13.35 £11.28 £10.84
90th Percentile £29.77 £46.66 £53.50
London median hourly rate £24.39 £21.50 £19.72
% change year-on-year +13.42% +9.05% +3.76%

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 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 23 July 2017, 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Minimum Viable Product
1 3 (100.00%) Conflict Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Conflict Management
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft