Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 43 54
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 -18
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 289 325 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.04% 4.85% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 5.55% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 289 273
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £37.08 -
Central London median hourly rate - £37.08 -

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 6324 5855 7542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.35% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5023 4676 5997
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £674 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 72
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.84
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.54 £46.05
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.58% -7.32% +13.92%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage 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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

E-Commerce
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-Commerce in the City of London.

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

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Moorgate - 1 - -
E-Commerce
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce.

1 149 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (30.10%) JavaScript
3 84 (29.07%) Java
4 66 (22.84%) TDD
5 60 (20.76%) Retail
6 52 (17.99%) Amazon AWS
7 50 (17.30%) HTML
8 44 (15.22%) Finance
9 40 (13.84%) DevOps
10 39 (13.49%) REST
11 36 (12.46%) Scrum
11 36 (12.46%) Microservices
12 35 (12.11%) React
13 34 (11.76%) CSS
14 33 (11.42%) Node.js
14 33 (11.42%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (11.07%) Test Automation
16 31 (10.73%) BDD
16 31 (10.73%) C#
17 30 (10.38%) .NET
18 29 (10.03%) HTML5
19 28 (9.69%) SQL
19 28 (9.69%) Web Services
20 27 (9.34%) QA
21 26 (9.00%) OO
22 25 (8.65%) Linux
23 24 (8.30%) Software Engineering
23 24 (8.30%) Selenium
23 24 (8.30%) Git (software)
23 24 (8.30%) Open Source

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 19 (6.57%) CMS
2 14 (4.84%) Apache
3 10 (3.46%) Apache Solr
3 10 (3.46%) Drupal
3 10 (3.46%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.38%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.69%) Confluence
6 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.35%) DNN
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.35%) Marvel
7 1 (0.35%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.69%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) Flinto
3 1 (0.35%) InVision
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Magento
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 52 (17.99%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.73%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.04%) BrowserStack
6 3 (1.04%) GitHub
6 3 (1.04%) vREST
7 2 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.69%) Office 365
7 2 (0.69%) SaaS
7 2 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Akamai
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.04%) Firewall
1 3 (1.04%) SMS
1 3 (1.04%) VPN
1 3 (1.04%) WAN
2 2 (0.69%) BGP
2 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (0.69%) LAN
2 2 (0.69%) SSL
2 2 (0.69%) VLAN
2 2 (0.69%) Wireless
3 1 (0.35%) DHCP
3 1 (0.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.35%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.35%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) MPLS
3 1 (0.35%) NetScreen
3 1 (0.35%) PBX
3 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.84%) MySQL
3 6 (2.08%) Big Data
4 5 (1.73%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.73%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.73%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.04%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.04%) Hazelcast
7 2 (0.69%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.69%) KDB
7 2 (0.69%) Redis
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (8.30%) Git (software)
1 24 (8.30%) Jenkins
1 24 (8.30%) Selenium
2 17 (5.88%) JIRA
3 14 (4.84%) TeamCity
3 14 (4.84%) WebDriver
4 13 (4.50%) JUnit
4 13 (4.50%) webpack
5 12 (4.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (3.11%) Cucumber
6 9 (3.11%) Maven
7 8 (2.77%) TestNG
8 7 (2.42%) Babel
9 5 (1.73%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.73%) Mockito
10 4 (1.38%) gulp
11 3 (1.04%) Bower
11 3 (1.04%) Grunt
11 3 (1.04%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 60 (20.76%) Retail
2 44 (15.22%) Finance
3 22 (7.61%) Banking
4 14 (4.84%) Front Office
4 14 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.84%) Marketing
5 10 (3.46%) Publishing
6 8 (2.77%) Law
7 7 (2.42%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (42.56%) Developer
2 45 (15.57%) Java Developer
3 34 (11.76%) Analyst
4 27 (9.34%) Senior Developer
5 22 (7.61%) E-Commerce Developer
6 18 (6.23%) Business Analyst
7 17 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 16 (5.54%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (5.19%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 14 (4.84%) Project Manager
11 13 (4.50%) Architect
11 13 (4.50%) AWS Developer
11 13 (4.50%) Test Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) AWS Engineer
12 10 (3.46%) Cloud Developer
12 10 (3.46%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (3.11%) PHP Developer
13 9 (3.11%) Scala Developer
13 9 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (17.30%) HTML
2 39 (13.49%) REST
3 35 (12.11%) React
4 34 (11.76%) CSS
5 33 (11.42%) Node.js
6 30 (10.38%) .NET
7 29 (10.03%) HTML5
8 28 (9.69%) Web Services
9 23 (7.96%) Spring
10 22 (7.61%) jQuery
11 19 (6.57%) RESTful
12 17 (5.88%) CSS3
13 16 (5.54%) SOAP
14 14 (4.84%) AngularJS
14 14 (4.84%) Redux
15 13 (4.50%) XML
16 12 (4.15%) Ajax
17 11 (3.81%) Hibernate
18 10 (3.46%) Sass
19 9 (3.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 22 (7.61%) User Experience
2 18 (6.23%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.73%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.73%) Fintech
6 5 (1.73%) Online Games
7 4 (1.38%) iPad
7 4 (1.38%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.38%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.04%) Derivative
8 3 (1.04%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.04%) NHS
9 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.69%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.69%) Social Media
9 2 (0.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.65%) Linux
2 15 (5.19%) Unix
2 15 (5.19%) Windows
3 9 (3.11%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.08%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.38%) Android
6 1 (0.35%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (22.84%) TDD
3 40 (13.84%) DevOps
4 36 (12.46%) Microservices
4 36 (12.46%) Scrum
5 33 (11.42%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (11.07%) Test Automation
7 31 (10.73%) BDD
8 26 (9.00%) OO
9 24 (8.30%) Open Source
9 24 (8.30%) Software Engineering
10 23 (7.96%) MVC
10 23 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (6.57%) Project Management
12 17 (5.88%) CRM
12 17 (5.88%) Web Development
13 16 (5.54%) Acceptance Criteria
13 16 (5.54%) Analytics
13 16 (5.54%) Multithreading
14 15 (5.19%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 87 (30.10%) JavaScript
2 84 (29.07%) Java
3 31 (10.73%) C#
4 28 (9.69%) SQL
5 19 (6.57%) PHP
5 19 (6.57%) Python
6 17 (5.88%) ES6
7 13 (4.50%) Scala
8 12 (4.15%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.42%) Ruby
10 5 (1.73%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.73%) GraphQL
10 5 (1.73%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.38%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.38%) C
11 4 (1.38%) C++
11 4 (1.38%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.04%) Perl
12 3 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (3.81%) Degree
2 5 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.69%) CCIE
5 2 (0.69%) CCNP
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.69%) ISEB
5 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.35%) CCNA
6 1 (0.35%) CCSP
6 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PMP
6 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.34%) QA
2 5 (1.73%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.04%) MiFID
System Software
1 19 (6.57%) Docker
2 2 (0.69%) vSphere
3 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) LXC
3 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (4.84%) Ansible
2 10 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.42%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.73%) Terraform
5 4 (1.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.35%) Cacti
6 1 (0.35%) Grafana
6 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.35%) Kibana
6 1 (0.35%) Mesos
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
6 1 (0.35%) Oozie
6 1 (0.35%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (3.81%) Oracle
2 9 (3.11%) Google
3 8 (2.77%) Adobe
3 8 (2.77%) hybris
4 7 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.38%) ATG
6 4 (1.38%) Demandware
7 3 (1.04%) Cisco
7 3 (1.04%) Retek
8 2 (0.69%) F5
8 2 (0.69%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.69%) VMware
9 1 (0.35%) Apple
9 1 (0.35%) Citrix
9 1 (0.35%) CODA
9 1 (0.35%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.35%) Splunk
9 1 (0.35%) Typemock