Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 52 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +15
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 306 284 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.37% 4.19% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 4.69% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 234 310
City of London median daily rate £500 £496 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.76% +4.47% +6.80%
10th Percentile £375 £316 £318
90th Percentile £638 £638 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £485 £463
% change year-on-year +3.09% +4.86% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 6,048 6,049 5,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.39% 89.15% 87.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,815 4,753 4,684
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 57 51
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -4.32%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -8 2 £525 -
E-Commerce
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 144 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (22.55%) Java
4 64 (20.92%) TDD
5 57 (18.63%) JavaScript
5 57 (18.63%) Scrum
6 56 (18.30%) DevOps
7 54 (17.65%) SQL
8 53 (17.32%) Python
9 51 (16.67%) Microservices
10 46 (15.03%) .NET
10 46 (15.03%) Banking
11 45 (14.71%) Docker
11 45 (14.71%) Jenkins
12 44 (14.38%) iPad
13 43 (14.05%) Retail
14 42 (13.73%) Kubernetes
15 40 (13.07%) BDD
15 40 (13.07%) C#
16 38 (12.42%) Google
16 38 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
16 38 (12.42%) Git (software)
16 38 (12.42%) Google Cloud Platform
17 36 (11.76%) Finance
18 35 (11.44%) HTML
18 35 (11.44%) Node.js
19 34 (11.11%) Maven
19 34 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
20 31 (10.13%) Groovy
21 30 (9.80%) Spring

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 23 (7.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (4.25%) Confluence
3 9 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.29%) Apache
5 6 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.63%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.63%) CMS
7 3 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.65%) Drupal
8 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.65%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.65%) WordPress
9 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.96%) Magento
2 4 (1.31%) Shopify
3 2 (0.65%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.65%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (12.42%) Google Cloud Platform
2 38 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (6.54%) npm
4 19 (6.21%) GitHub
5 17 (5.56%) Heroku
6 15 (4.90%) IBM Cloud
7 14 (4.58%) Google Analytics
8 10 (3.27%) Serverless
9 8 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (2.29%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
11 6 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.96%) SaaS
12 4 (1.31%) Google Play
13 3 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.98%) Apple Pay
13 3 (0.98%) Google Tag Manager
13 3 (0.98%) IaaS
13 3 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.31%) SMS
2 3 (0.98%) HTTP
2 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.65%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Network Security
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
4 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.88%) BigQuery
1 18 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 13 (4.25%) Looker
4 12 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.59%) MySQL
6 10 (3.27%) Big Data
6 10 (3.27%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.61%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (2.61%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.63%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.63%) Power BI
8 5 (1.63%) QlikView
9 4 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.31%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.98%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 38 (12.42%) Git (software)
3 34 (11.11%) Maven
4 23 (7.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 21 (6.86%) SonarQube
6 20 (6.54%) JIRA
7 19 (6.21%) Ant
8 16 (5.23%) Gerrit
8 16 (5.23%) GitLab
9 11 (3.59%) Gradle
10 8 (2.61%) JUnit
10 8 (2.61%) Visual Studio
11 7 (2.29%) Mockito
11 7 (2.29%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.63%) Moq
12 5 (1.63%) NUnit
13 4 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.98%) Grunt
14 3 (0.98%) Jasmine
General
1 46 (15.03%) Banking
2 43 (14.05%) Retail
3 36 (11.76%) Finance
4 21 (6.86%) Law
5 15 (4.90%) Marketing
6 10 (3.27%) Front Office
7 8 (2.61%) Back Office
8 4 (1.31%) Advertising
8 4 (1.31%) French Language
8 4 (1.31%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.31%) Legal
9 2 (0.65%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.33%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 128 (41.83%) Developer
2 43 (14.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 29 (9.48%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 28 (9.15%) Analyst
6 25 (8.17%) Business Analyst
7 22 (7.19%) .NET Developer
7 22 (7.19%) Senior Developer
8 20 (6.54%) AWS Developer
9 13 (4.25%) AWS DevOps
9 13 (4.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.25%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (4.25%) E-Commerce Developer
9 13 (4.25%) Project Manager
9 13 (4.25%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (4.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 12 (3.92%) Web Developer
11 11 (3.59%) React Developer
12 10 (3.27%) Java Engineer
12 10 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.03%) .NET
2 35 (11.44%) HTML
2 35 (11.44%) Node.js
3 30 (9.80%) Spring
4 27 (8.82%) CSS
4 27 (8.82%) RESTful
5 24 (7.84%) REST
6 23 (7.52%) Web Services
7 20 (6.54%) React
8 18 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 16 (5.23%) jQuery
10 14 (4.58%) ASP.NET
10 14 (4.58%) Spring Boot
11 11 (3.59%) .NET Core
12 10 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (2.94%) .NET Framework
13 9 (2.94%) Entity Framework
13 9 (2.94%) HTML5
14 8 (2.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.38%) iPad
2 34 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (5.23%) User Experience
4 12 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.63%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.31%) Digital Wallet
7 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.31%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.98%) Fintech
8 3 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.98%) Robotics
9 2 (0.65%) Derivative
9 2 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.65%) Social Media
9 2 (0.65%) W3C
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.58%) Linux
2 9 (2.94%) Windows
3 8 (2.61%) Android
3 8 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.63%) Unix
5 1 (0.33%) CentOS
5 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (20.92%) TDD
3 57 (18.63%) Scrum
4 56 (18.30%) DevOps
5 51 (16.67%) Microservices
6 40 (13.07%) BDD
7 26 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (8.17%) MVC
9 23 (7.52%) Analytics
10 21 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (5.56%) Open Source
13 16 (5.23%) Continuous Delivery
13 16 (5.23%) Data Modelling
14 15 (4.90%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (4.90%) Unit Testing
15 14 (4.58%) Mentoring
16 13 (4.25%) Web Development
17 11 (3.59%) Machine Learning
17 11 (3.59%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (22.55%) Java
2 57 (18.63%) JavaScript
3 54 (17.65%) SQL
4 53 (17.32%) Python
5 40 (13.07%) C#
6 31 (10.13%) Groovy
7 26 (8.50%) Ruby
8 25 (8.17%) Bash Shell
9 19 (6.21%) Scala
10 9 (2.94%) PHP
11 7 (2.29%) Java 8
11 7 (2.29%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.96%) ES6
12 6 (1.96%) Perl
12 6 (1.96%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.98%) Korn
13 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.65%) C
14 2 (0.65%) PHP 7
15 1 (0.33%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (1.96%) Degree
2 4 (1.31%) CISM
2 4 (1.31%) CISSP
3 1 (0.33%) CCNP
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.21%) QA
2 6 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.65%) WCAG
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) GDPR
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (14.71%) Docker
2 5 (1.63%) HDFS
3 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (13.73%) Kubernetes
2 19 (6.21%) Consul
2 19 (6.21%) Mesos
3 17 (5.56%) Terraform
4 16 (5.23%) Ansible
5 5 (1.63%) Puppet
6 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.98%) Kibana
7 3 (0.98%) logstash
7 3 (0.98%) Nagios
7 3 (0.98%) Pingdom
7 3 (0.98%) Uchiwa
7 3 (0.98%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.65%) Control-M
8 2 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.33%) Packer
9 1 (0.33%) SCCM
9 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (12.42%) Google
2 19 (6.21%) IBM
3 15 (4.90%) Tableau
4 14 (4.58%) Adobe
5 10 (3.27%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.94%) New Relic
7 8 (2.61%) hybris
7 8 (2.61%) Oracle
8 7 (2.29%) Apple
8 7 (2.29%) Demandware
9 4 (1.31%) SAP
9 4 (1.31%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.98%) Automation Anywhere
10 3 (0.98%) Blue Prism
10 3 (0.98%) PagerDuty
10 3 (0.98%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.98%) UiPath
11 2 (0.65%) F5
11 2 (0.65%) Solace