Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 29 May 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 68 42
Rank change year-on-year -21 -26 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 67 221 354
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.19% 3.43% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 3.83% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 185 275
Median daily rate £500 £495 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% +1.02% -2.00%
10th Percentile £368 £325 £400
90th Percentile £683 £633 £648
Central London median daily rate £506 £500 £490
% change year-on-year +1.25% +2.04% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 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 2,665 5,766 6,118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.18% 89.62% 88.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,894 4,443 4,842
Median daily rate £513 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +4.95% +0.05%
10th Percentile £331 £344 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 96
Median hourly rate £30.50 £20.57 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.26% +7.57% +2.27%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.28 £56.50 £38.48
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year +67.36% +4.56% +25.00%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for E-Commerce in the City of London

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing E-Commerce in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in the City of London

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Java
3 18 (26.87%) Microservices
4 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.91%) TDD
5 12 (17.91%) AWS
6 11 (16.42%) Azure
6 11 (16.42%) React
6 11 (16.42%) HTML
6 11 (16.42%) SQL
7 10 (14.93%) CSS
7 10 (14.93%) DevOps
7 10 (14.93%) Node.js
7 10 (14.93%) REST
7 10 (14.93%) SaaS
8 9 (13.43%) BDD
8 9 (13.43%) Spring
9 8 (11.94%) Retail
9 8 (11.94%) Python
9 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
9 8 (11.94%) Kubernetes
10 7 (10.45%) Spring Boot
10 7 (10.45%) Apache Spark
10 7 (10.45%) GCP
10 7 (10.45%) User Experience
10 7 (10.45%) Akka
10 7 (10.45%) Kafka
10 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
10 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
10 7 (10.45%) Linux

E-Commerce
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 7 (10.45%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.46%) CMS
3 4 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.99%) Drupal
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) InVision
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Magento
2 4 (5.97%) Shopify
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.49%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) AWS
2 11 (16.42%) Azure
3 10 (14.93%) SaaS
4 7 (10.45%) GCP
5 2 (2.99%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.99%) npm
5 2 (2.99%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.99%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.49%) Apigee
6 1 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.49%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) DNS
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) BigQuery
4 2 (2.99%) Power BI
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.49%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.97%) JIRA
4 3 (4.48%) Selenium
5 2 (2.99%) Babel
5 2 (2.99%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.99%) gulp
5 2 (2.99%) Maven
5 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.99%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.99%) webpack
5 2 (2.99%) Xcode
6 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.49%) Balsamiq
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.49%) GitLab
6 1 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.94%) Retail
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Billing
3 3 (4.48%) Finance
4 2 (2.99%) German Language
4 2 (2.99%) Law
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Developer
2 11 (16.42%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) AWS Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (7.46%) Scala Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Product Manager
6 4 (5.97%) React Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Designer
7 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (4.48%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) HTML
1 11 (16.42%) React
2 10 (14.93%) CSS
2 10 (14.93%) Node.js
2 10 (14.93%) REST
3 9 (13.43%) Spring
4 7 (10.45%) Akka
4 7 (10.45%) Kafka
4 7 (10.45%) Spring Boot
5 5 (7.46%) .NET
5 5 (7.46%) Jest
6 4 (5.97%) Ajax
6 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.97%) Web Services
7 3 (4.48%) CSS3
7 3 (4.48%) HTML5
7 3 (4.48%) jQuery
7 3 (4.48%) JSON
7 3 (4.48%) RESTful
8 2 (2.99%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.45%) User Experience
3 5 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.46%) iPad
4 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.99%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.49%) Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) FMCG
6 1 (1.49%) PKI
6 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Unix
4 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.87%) Microservices
3 12 (17.91%) TDD
4 10 (14.93%) DevOps
5 9 (13.43%) BDD
6 7 (10.45%) Front End Development
7 5 (7.46%) Scrum
7 5 (7.46%) SDLC
8 4 (5.97%) Analytics
8 4 (5.97%) Content Management
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) Functional Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Re-Platforming
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.48%) High Availability
9 3 (4.48%) iOS Development
9 3 (4.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.34%) Java
2 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.42%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) Python
5 6 (8.96%) PHP
5 6 (8.96%) Scala
6 5 (7.46%) C#
7 4 (5.97%) Kotlin
8 3 (4.48%) Apple Swift
8 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.48%) Java 8
8 3 (4.48%) Perl
8 3 (4.48%) SOQL
9 2 (2.99%) Groovy
9 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.99%) XPath
10 1 (1.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.99%) Ansible
3 1 (1.49%) Istio
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Demandware
2 3 (4.48%) Google
2 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.48%) Zuora
3 2 (2.99%) Tableau
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) Adyen
4 1 (1.49%) Databricks
4 1 (1.49%) HP
4 1 (1.49%) HubSpot
4 1 (1.49%) hybris
4 1 (1.49%) Netezza
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) PayPal
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.49%) Sun