Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 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.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 334 296 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.74% 4.48% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 5.04% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 250 295
City of London median daily rate £490 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +8.11% +8.82%
10th Percentile £375 £331 £313
90th Percentile £648 £638 £650
Central London median daily rate £490 £493 £450
% change year-on-year -0.51% +9.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,148 5,873 5,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.29% 88.88% 87.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,865 4,541 4,804
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 55 44
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.54 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.96% +2.70% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.29 £13.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.99 £31.20 £45.97
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.80% -5.75% -4.76%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 -5 2 £450 -
E-Commerce
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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.

1 163 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (30.84%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (26.95%) Java
4 67 (20.06%) TDD
5 62 (18.56%) Scrum
6 61 (18.26%) Python
7 59 (17.66%) JavaScript
7 59 (17.66%) Retail
8 57 (17.07%) DevOps
9 54 (16.17%) Microservices
10 51 (15.27%) iPad
11 47 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
12 45 (13.47%) Node.js
12 45 (13.47%) Web Services
13 43 (12.87%) .NET
13 43 (12.87%) C#
13 43 (12.87%) Jenkins
14 42 (12.57%) SQL
15 41 (12.28%) Banking
15 41 (12.28%) BDD
15 41 (12.28%) Kubernetes
16 39 (11.68%) Docker
16 39 (11.68%) Git (software)
16 39 (11.68%) RESTful
16 39 (11.68%) Finance
17 36 (10.78%) Google Cloud Platform
18 35 (10.48%) Sonatype Nexus
18 35 (10.48%) HTML
19 34 (10.18%) Ruby
19 34 (10.18%) Groovy

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 31 (9.28%) Cloud Foundry
2 14 (4.19%) Confluence
3 12 (3.59%) Apache
4 10 (2.99%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.40%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.40%) CMS
5 8 (2.40%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (1.80%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.50%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.90%) Drupal
10 3 (0.90%) WordPress
11 2 (0.60%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.60%) nginx
11 2 (0.60%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.60%) SAS
11 2 (0.60%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.30%) Gliffy
2 1 (0.30%) InVision
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Magento
2 5 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.90%) Shopify
4 2 (0.60%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 103 (30.84%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (10.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 27 (8.08%) npm
5 22 (6.59%) GitHub
6 20 (5.99%) Heroku
7 19 (5.69%) IBM Cloud
8 13 (3.89%) Google Analytics
9 8 (2.40%) PaaS
10 6 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (1.50%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (1.50%) Serverless
12 4 (1.20%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.90%) Google Tag Manager
13 3 (0.90%) IaaS
14 2 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.10%) SMS
2 4 (1.20%) HTTP
3 3 (0.90%) Firewall
3 3 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.60%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.60%) Network Security
4 2 (0.60%) Skype
5 1 (0.30%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) MPLS
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.30%) VoIP
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.78%) NoSQL
2 16 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.19%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.59%) Big Data
4 12 (3.59%) MongoDB
4 12 (3.59%) MySQL
5 10 (2.99%) BigQuery
6 9 (2.69%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.10%) Looker
8 6 (1.80%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.50%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (1.50%) QlikView
10 4 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.20%) Power BI
11 3 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.90%) InfluxDB
11 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.60%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 43 (12.87%) Jenkins
2 39 (11.68%) Git (software)
3 35 (10.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 30 (8.98%) Maven
5 29 (8.68%) SonarQube
6 25 (7.49%) Ant
7 24 (7.19%) Gerrit
8 23 (6.89%) JIRA
9 21 (6.29%) GitLab
10 14 (4.19%) TeamCity
11 11 (3.29%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (2.99%) JUnit
13 8 (2.40%) TestNG
14 6 (1.80%) Moq
14 6 (1.80%) NUnit
14 6 (1.80%) Visual Studio
15 4 (1.20%) IBM UrbanCode
15 4 (1.20%) Selenium
15 4 (1.20%) Subversion
16 3 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 59 (17.66%) Retail
2 41 (12.28%) Banking
3 39 (11.68%) Finance
4 21 (6.29%) Marketing
5 14 (4.19%) Law
6 11 (3.29%) Front Office
7 7 (2.10%) Back Office
8 5 (1.50%) Legal
9 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.90%) Advertising
10 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.60%) Games
11 2 (0.60%) Publishing
12 1 (0.30%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.30%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 143 (42.81%) Developer
2 51 (15.27%) Java Developer
3 43 (12.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (10.78%) Analyst
5 31 (9.28%) Business Analyst
5 31 (9.28%) E-Commerce Developer
6 30 (8.98%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 27 (8.08%) Web Developer
8 21 (6.29%) AWS Developer
9 20 (5.99%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 20 (5.99%) Java Web Developer
10 19 (5.69%) .NET Developer
10 19 (5.69%) E-Commerce Web Developer
11 18 (5.39%) Senior Developer
12 17 (5.09%) Senior DevOps
12 17 (5.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 15 (4.49%) Cloud Developer
14 12 (3.59%) Project Manager
15 11 (3.29%) Architect
15 11 (3.29%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (13.47%) Node.js
1 45 (13.47%) Web Services
2 43 (12.87%) .NET
3 39 (11.68%) RESTful
4 35 (10.48%) HTML
5 32 (9.58%) Spring
6 30 (8.98%) REST
7 25 (7.49%) CSS
7 25 (7.49%) React
8 18 (5.39%) ASP.NET
9 16 (4.79%) AngularJS
10 15 (4.49%) jQuery
11 12 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (3.59%) SOAP
12 11 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (2.99%) Dropwizard
14 8 (2.40%) .NET Core
14 8 (2.40%) HTML5
15 7 (2.10%) CSS3
15 7 (2.10%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.27%) iPad
2 24 (7.19%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (6.59%) User Experience
4 13 (3.89%) Algorithms
4 13 (3.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.50%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.50%) Marketing Technology
7 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.90%) Robotics
8 3 (0.90%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.60%) Derivative
9 2 (0.60%) Digital Wallet
9 2 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.60%) Fintech
9 2 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.60%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.49%) Windows
2 14 (4.19%) Linux
3 4 (1.20%) Unix
4 2 (0.60%) CentOS
4 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.30%) Android
5 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (20.06%) TDD
3 62 (18.56%) Scrum
4 57 (17.07%) DevOps
5 54 (16.17%) Microservices
6 41 (12.28%) BDD
7 33 (9.88%) MVC
8 29 (8.68%) Web Development
9 26 (7.78%) B2C
10 25 (7.49%) Analytics
10 25 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (5.09%) Machine Learning
14 16 (4.79%) Business Analysis
15 15 (4.49%) User Stories
16 14 (4.19%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 14 (4.19%) Web Application Development
17 12 (3.59%) Unit Testing
18 11 (3.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 90 (26.95%) Java
2 61 (18.26%) Python
3 59 (17.66%) JavaScript
4 43 (12.87%) C#
5 42 (12.57%) SQL
6 34 (10.18%) Groovy
6 34 (10.18%) Ruby
7 30 (8.98%) Bash Shell
8 12 (3.59%) PHP
9 10 (2.99%) Perl
10 9 (2.69%) Scala
11 7 (2.10%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.80%) C++
13 5 (1.50%) Java 8
13 5 (1.50%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.20%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.90%) ES6
15 3 (0.90%) Korn
16 2 (0.60%) C
16 2 (0.60%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 4 (1.20%) CISM
1 4 (1.20%) CISSP
1 4 (1.20%) Degree
2 3 (0.90%) PhD
2 3 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (0.30%) CCNP
3 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.30%) ISEB
3 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.30%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.49%) GCP
2 17 (5.09%) QA
3 7 (2.10%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.20%) GDPR
4 4 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.60%) PSD2
5 2 (0.60%) WCAG
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (11.68%) Docker
2 6 (1.80%) HDFS
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (12.28%) Kubernetes
2 26 (7.78%) Consul
2 26 (7.78%) Mesos
3 19 (5.69%) Ansible
4 15 (4.49%) Terraform
5 7 (2.10%) Puppet
6 5 (1.50%) Kibana
6 5 (1.50%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.90%) logstash
7 3 (0.90%) Nagios
7 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.90%) Pingdom
7 3 (0.90%) Uchiwa
8 2 (0.60%) Control-M
8 2 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.60%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.30%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.30%) Marathon
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.30%) Packer
Vendors
1 25 (7.49%) Google
2 23 (6.89%) IBM
3 13 (3.89%) Adobe
3 13 (3.89%) hybris
4 11 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.99%) Tableau
6 9 (2.69%) Oracle
7 8 (2.40%) Demandware
8 7 (2.10%) New Relic
9 5 (1.50%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.90%) Apple
10 3 (0.90%) Automation Anywhere
10 3 (0.90%) Blue Prism
10 3 (0.90%) PagerDuty
10 3 (0.90%) SAP
10 3 (0.90%) UiPath
11 2 (0.60%) Cisco
11 2 (0.60%) Juniper
11 2 (0.60%) Solace