Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 46 46
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -4
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 354 276 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.10% 4.47% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 5.13% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 240 256
City of London median daily rate £491 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.75% +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £408 £374 £306
90th Percentile £669 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £490 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +3.16% +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £47.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 6,078 5,382 5,682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.63% 87.24% 87.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,804 4,151 4,555
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £306
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £480 £463
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.67% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 43 59
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -2.18%
10th Percentile £11.94 £12.90 £11.50
90th Percentile £38.22 £29.77 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £16.92 £20.50
% change year-on-year +14.51% -17.46% +0.27%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 - 2 £450 -
E-Commerce
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 196 (55.37%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (33.33%) Java
3 117 (33.05%) Amazon AWS
4 91 (25.71%) JavaScript
5 76 (21.47%) TDD
6 71 (20.06%) Web Services
7 66 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 64 (18.08%) RESTful
8 64 (18.08%) C#
9 62 (17.51%) Python
10 60 (16.95%) Retail
10 60 (16.95%) DevOps
11 57 (16.10%) Node.js
12 52 (14.69%) iPad
13 51 (14.41%) .NET
13 51 (14.41%) Microservices
14 47 (13.28%) REST
15 46 (12.99%) Jenkins
15 46 (12.99%) MVC
16 45 (12.71%) B2C
16 45 (12.71%) Scrum
16 45 (12.71%) React
17 44 (12.43%) Docker
17 44 (12.43%) BDD
18 43 (12.15%) Git (software)
18 43 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
19 42 (11.86%) NoSQL
20 40 (11.30%) HTML
21 37 (10.45%) Web Development
21 37 (10.45%) Kubernetes

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 28 (7.91%) Apache
2 23 (6.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 23 (6.50%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.24%) CMS
4 12 (3.39%) Apache Spark
5 11 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (2.82%) Apache Pig
6 10 (2.82%) Confluence
7 6 (1.69%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.41%) SAS
9 4 (1.13%) Mule
9 4 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.85%) Drupal
10 3 (0.85%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.56%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.56%) nginx
11 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.41%) SPSS
3 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Gliffy
4 1 (0.28%) InVision
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (3.67%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.41%) Magento
3 3 (0.85%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 117 (33.05%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.21%) npm
4 14 (3.95%) Google Analytics
4 14 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (3.95%) PaaS
5 13 (3.67%) GitHub
6 11 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.82%) Heroku
8 9 (2.54%) Adobe Analytics
8 9 (2.54%) Bluemix
8 9 (2.54%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.85%) BrowserStack
9 3 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 3 (0.85%) vREST
10 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.56%) SaaS
10 2 (0.56%) Sauce Labs
10 2 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.98%) SMS
2 4 (1.13%) Firewall
3 2 (0.56%) BIG-IP
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.56%) Network Security
3 2 (0.56%) Skype
4 1 (0.28%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (0.28%) MPLS
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
4 1 (0.28%) VoIP
4 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.86%) NoSQL
2 26 (7.34%) Relational Database
3 23 (6.50%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.52%) SQL Server
5 14 (3.95%) Big Data
6 13 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (3.39%) Hadoop
8 11 (3.11%) MySQL
9 10 (2.82%) Apache Hive
10 9 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.98%) Sqoop
12 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.13%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.85%) Data Lake
15 3 (0.85%) QlikView
15 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (12.99%) Jenkins
2 43 (12.15%) Git (software)
3 31 (8.76%) TeamCity
4 30 (8.47%) Sonatype Nexus
5 28 (7.91%) SonarQube
6 27 (7.63%) JUnit
7 25 (7.06%) JIRA
8 23 (6.50%) Gerrit
8 23 (6.50%) Maven
8 23 (6.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 22 (6.21%) TestNG
10 15 (4.24%) Ant
11 13 (3.67%) IBM UrbanCode
12 11 (3.11%) GitLab
13 8 (2.26%) Cucumber
13 8 (2.26%) Selenium
14 7 (1.98%) Moq
14 7 (1.98%) NUnit
15 6 (1.69%) Mocha
15 6 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (16.95%) Retail
2 33 (9.32%) Finance
3 31 (8.76%) Banking
4 23 (6.50%) Marketing
5 13 (3.67%) Front Office
6 7 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.41%) Legal
8 4 (1.13%) Games
9 3 (0.85%) Back Office
9 3 (0.85%) Law
9 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.56%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 156 (44.07%) Developer
2 69 (19.49%) Java Developer
3 42 (11.86%) Analyst
3 42 (11.86%) E-Commerce Developer
4 35 (9.89%) Web Developer
5 33 (9.32%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 32 (9.04%) Java Web Developer
7 31 (8.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 31 (8.76%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 28 (7.91%) Business Analyst
9 24 (6.78%) Cloud Developer
10 23 (6.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 22 (6.21%) Senior Developer
12 20 (5.65%) .NET Developer
13 18 (5.08%) Architect
14 15 (4.24%) C# Developer
15 14 (3.95%) AWS Developer
15 14 (3.95%) Project Manager
16 13 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
17 12 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (20.06%) Web Services
2 64 (18.08%) RESTful
3 57 (16.10%) Node.js
4 51 (14.41%) .NET
5 47 (13.28%) REST
6 45 (12.71%) React
7 40 (11.30%) HTML
8 33 (9.32%) CSS
9 29 (8.19%) AngularJS
9 29 (8.19%) Spring
10 25 (7.06%) SOAP
11 24 (6.78%) Dropwizard
12 19 (5.37%) ASP.NET
12 19 (5.37%) HTML5
13 15 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (3.67%) CSS3
15 13 (3.67%) jQuery
16 10 (2.82%) Express
17 9 (2.54%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.69%) iPad
2 24 (6.78%) User Experience
3 21 (5.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (4.52%) Algorithms
5 14 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.39%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.69%) Fintech
8 6 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.41%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.13%) Marketing Technology
11 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.85%) Robotics
12 2 (0.56%) Derivative
12 2 (0.56%) NHS
12 2 (0.56%) Replication
12 2 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.93%) Windows
2 9 (2.54%) Linux
3 8 (2.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.85%) CentOS
5 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.28%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (55.37%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (21.47%) TDD
3 60 (16.95%) DevOps
4 51 (14.41%) Microservices
5 46 (12.99%) MVC
6 45 (12.71%) B2C
6 45 (12.71%) Scrum
7 44 (12.43%) BDD
8 43 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (10.45%) Web Development
10 32 (9.04%) Analytics
11 27 (7.63%) Software Engineering
12 23 (6.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 20 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (4.80%) Deployment Automation
15 17 (4.80%) Machine Learning
16 16 (4.52%) Business Analysis
16 16 (4.52%) OOP
17 15 (4.24%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 118 (33.33%) Java
2 91 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 64 (18.08%) C#
4 62 (17.51%) Python
5 33 (9.32%) Groovy
6 31 (8.76%) Ruby
6 31 (8.76%) SQL
7 26 (7.34%) Bash Shell
8 15 (4.24%) Scala
9 14 (3.95%) C++
10 12 (3.39%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.54%) Java 8
11 9 (2.54%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.26%) PHP
13 7 (1.98%) Perl
14 5 (1.41%) R
14 5 (1.41%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.41%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.85%) ES6
16 2 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (3.11%) Degree
2 6 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (1.69%) PhD
3 5 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.13%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.28%) CCNP
5 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.28%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PMP
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.37%) QA
2 13 (3.67%) GCP
3 6 (1.69%) GDPR
4 4 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.56%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.56%) PSD2
6 1 (0.28%) MiFID
6 1 (0.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (12.43%) Docker
2 8 (2.26%) HDFS
3 7 (1.98%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 37 (10.45%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.65%) Ansible
3 18 (5.08%) Mesos
4 16 (4.52%) Consul
5 8 (2.26%) Terraform
6 5 (1.41%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.56%) Control-M
8 2 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.56%) Kibana
8 2 (0.56%) Oozie
8 2 (0.56%) Puppet
8 2 (0.56%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.56%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.28%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.28%) Marathon
Vendors
1 18 (5.08%) Microsoft
1 18 (5.08%) Oracle
2 17 (4.80%) Google
3 14 (3.95%) Adobe
4 11 (3.11%) hybris
5 10 (2.82%) Demandware
5 10 (2.82%) IBM
5 10 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.54%) Hortonworks
7 7 (1.98%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.69%) MapR
9 5 (1.41%) SAP
9 5 (1.41%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.41%) Typemock
10 3 (0.85%) Automation Anywhere
10 3 (0.85%) Blue Prism
10 3 (0.85%) Informatica
10 3 (0.85%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.85%) Tableau
10 3 (0.85%) Talend