Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 42 51
Rank change year-on-year -26 +9 0
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 240 366 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.56% 5.21% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 5.87% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 300 221
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £341 £400 £375
90th Percentile £638 £676 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
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 5,988 6,233 5,426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.87% 88.79% 87.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,618 4,935 4,237
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.08% +3.16%
10th Percentile £325 £338 £313
90th Percentile £675 £700 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 92 44
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -6.64% -2.50%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.87 £13.50
90th Percentile £56.50 £45.60 £42.01
Central London median hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.95% +2.44% -3.94%

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 -14 2 £525 +16.67%
E-Commerce
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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.

1 117 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (33.33%) Java
3 47 (19.58%) Microservices
4 46 (19.17%) JavaScript
5 44 (18.33%) DevOps
6 42 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
7 41 (17.08%) Jenkins
7 41 (17.08%) Retail
8 38 (15.83%) TDD
9 34 (14.17%) Git (software)
10 31 (12.92%) Analytics
10 31 (12.92%) Docker
10 31 (12.92%) Kubernetes
10 31 (12.92%) Scrum
11 30 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 30 (12.50%) iPad
12 28 (11.67%) .NET
12 28 (11.67%) Banking
13 27 (11.25%) Spring
13 27 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (10.42%) SQL
15 24 (10.00%) HTML
16 23 (9.58%) Google
17 22 (9.17%) Marketing
17 22 (9.17%) Scala
18 21 (8.75%) React
18 21 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (8.75%) Finance
18 21 (8.75%) CSS
18 21 (8.75%) Python

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 6 (2.50%) CMS
1 6 (2.50%) Confluence
2 5 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.67%) Apache
3 4 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.83%) Marvel
5 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.83%) WordPress
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.42%) Kentico
6 1 (0.42%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.67%) InVision
4 2 (0.83%) Mingle
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.42%) Flinto
5 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Magento
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 42 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.67%) Google Analytics
4 13 (5.42%) Serverless
5 12 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.92%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (2.08%) GitHub
8 4 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (1.25%) Azure Functions
9 3 (1.25%) Data Lake Analytics
9 3 (1.25%) Datadog
9 3 (1.25%) PaaS
10 2 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.83%) SaaS
10 2 (0.83%) Slack
11 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) HTTP
1 4 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.25%) RIP
3 2 (0.83%) ATM
3 2 (0.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) Anycast
4 1 (0.42%) BGP
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.42%) FCoE
4 1 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.42%) ISDN
4 1 (0.42%) LAN
4 1 (0.42%) MGCP
4 1 (0.42%) MRTG
4 1 (0.42%) NX-OS
4 1 (0.42%) OSPF
4 1 (0.42%) VXLAN
4 1 (0.42%) Wireless
4 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.17%) Big Data
1 10 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.33%) BigQuery
2 8 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.92%) Cosmos DB
3 7 (2.92%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.50%) MySQL
5 5 (2.08%) Data Lake
5 5 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.67%) Looker
7 3 (1.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.25%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.25%) Redis
7 3 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.83%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (17.08%) Jenkins
2 34 (14.17%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.50%) Maven
4 14 (5.83%) JIRA
5 12 (5.00%) Gradle
6 9 (3.75%) JUnit
7 8 (3.33%) Subversion
7 8 (3.33%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.92%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.92%) WebPagetest
9 6 (2.50%) Mockito
9 6 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (2.08%) Selenium
10 5 (2.08%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.67%) Mocha
11 4 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.25%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.25%) TestNG
12 3 (1.25%) tSQLt
General
1 41 (17.08%) Retail
2 28 (11.67%) Banking
3 22 (9.17%) Marketing
4 21 (8.75%) Finance
5 14 (5.83%) Law
6 10 (4.17%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.67%) Front Office
8 3 (1.25%) Electronics
8 3 (1.25%) German Language
9 2 (0.83%) Publishing
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.42%) French Language
10 1 (0.42%) Games
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (35.83%) Developer
2 37 (15.42%) Java Developer
3 29 (12.08%) Senior Developer
4 26 (10.83%) DevOps Engineer
5 24 (10.00%) Analyst
6 19 (7.92%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 17 (7.08%) Java Engineer
8 15 (6.25%) Consultant
9 14 (5.83%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (5.42%) Designer
11 12 (5.00%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.75%) Hybris Developer
12 9 (3.75%) JavaScript Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) UX Designer
13 8 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
13 8 (3.33%) E-Commerce Developer
13 8 (3.33%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.33%) Web Consultant
14 7 (2.92%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.67%) .NET
2 27 (11.25%) Spring
3 24 (10.00%) HTML
4 21 (8.75%) CSS
4 21 (8.75%) React
5 17 (7.08%) AngularJS
5 17 (7.08%) Web Services
6 15 (6.25%) REST
7 12 (5.00%) RESTful
8 11 (4.58%) .NET Core
9 10 (4.17%) Spring Boot
10 9 (3.75%) Velocity
11 8 (3.33%) Kafka
11 8 (3.33%) Node.js
12 7 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (2.92%) LESS
13 6 (2.50%) HTML5
13 6 (2.50%) jQuery
13 6 (2.50%) Redux
14 5 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.50%) iPad
2 21 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.92%) User Experience
4 18 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.67%) Fintech
6 4 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.25%) Animation
7 3 (1.25%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.83%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.42%) Digital Wallet
9 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.42%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.08%) Linux
2 9 (3.75%) Unix
3 7 (2.92%) Android
4 4 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (19.58%) Microservices
3 44 (18.33%) DevOps
4 38 (15.83%) TDD
5 31 (12.92%) Analytics
5 31 (12.92%) Scrum
6 27 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (7.08%) Open Source
9 16 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 15 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (6.25%) Project Management
10 15 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 14 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (5.42%) BDD
12 13 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (5.42%) MVC
13 12 (5.00%) Migration
14 11 (4.58%) Kanban
14 11 (4.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 80 (33.33%) Java
2 46 (19.17%) JavaScript
3 25 (10.42%) SQL
4 22 (9.17%) Scala
5 21 (8.75%) Python
6 18 (7.50%) C#
7 15 (6.25%) Groovy
8 14 (5.83%) Java 8
9 7 (2.92%) Kotlin
9 7 (2.92%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.50%) ES6
11 5 (2.08%) PHP
11 5 (2.08%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.67%) Ruby
12 4 (1.67%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.25%) U-SQL
14 2 (0.83%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.42%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (6.25%) Degree
2 4 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.42%) AAT
4 1 (0.42%) ACCA
4 1 (0.42%) CIMA
4 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.42%) MBA
4 1 (0.42%) PhD
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (12.92%) Docker
2 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (12.92%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.58%) Ansible
3 8 (3.33%) Terraform
4 3 (1.25%) Puppet
5 1 (0.42%) Consul
5 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.42%) Kibana
5 1 (0.42%) Nagios
5 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.42%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (9.58%) Google
2 14 (5.83%) hybris
3 13 (5.42%) Adobe
4 10 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.92%) Splunk
6 6 (2.50%) IBM
6 6 (2.50%) Oracle
7 5 (2.08%) Perforce
8 4 (1.67%) New Relic
9 3 (1.25%) ION Trading
9 3 (1.25%) SAP
9 3 (1.25%) Tableau
10 2 (0.83%) VMware
11 1 (0.42%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.42%) F5
11 1 (0.42%) IBM Sterling
11 1 (0.42%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.42%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) Sitecore