Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 107 82 75
Rank change year-on-year -25 -7 -17
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 75 36 199
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.92% 2.00% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.24% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 34 161
10th Percentile £435 £264 £313
25th Percentile £463 £325 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £445 £500
Median % change year-on-year +23.60% -11.00% -
75th Percentile £638 £566 £573
90th Percentile £705 £611 £626
Central London median daily rate £544 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +20.83% -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £52.50

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 3,570 1,606 5,377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.19% 89.22% 90.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,707 1,205 4,294
10th Percentile £363 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £523 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -0.48% +3.96%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £676
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £513
% change year-on-year +6.80% +0.49% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 61
10th Percentile £12.10 £14.95 £12.00
25th Percentile £19.88 £18.13 £12.76
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year - +68.42% +1.60%
75th Percentile £42.50 £44.50 £26.00
90th Percentile £62.35 £47.75 £49.31
Central London median hourly rate £32.20 £32.00 £20.42
% change year-on-year +0.63% +56.75% +9.17%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for E-Commerce in the City of London

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing E-Commerce in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in the City of London

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) Retail
3 22 (29.33%) Java
4 20 (26.67%) Microservices
5 14 (18.67%) TDD
6 13 (17.33%) Spring
7 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.00%) React
7 12 (16.00%) User Experience
7 12 (16.00%) Mobile App
8 11 (14.67%) Project Delivery
8 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
9 10 (13.33%) Logistics
9 10 (13.33%) Node.js
9 10 (13.33%) Spring Boot
10 9 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.00%) Kafka
10 9 (12.00%) Low Latency
10 9 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (12.00%) TOGAF
10 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
10 9 (12.00%) CRM
11 8 (10.67%) Wireframes
12 7 (9.33%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (9.33%) AWS
12 7 (9.33%) BDD
12 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
12 7 (9.33%) JIRA
12 7 (9.33%) Scrum

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 3 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (1.33%) Jupyter
2 1 (1.33%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) InVision
1 6 (8.00%) Sketch
1 6 (8.00%) Zeplin
2 3 (4.00%) Figma
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.33%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) Orchestrade
2 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) AWS
2 5 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (5.33%) Azure
4 3 (4.00%) GCP
4 3 (4.00%) SaaS
4 3 (4.00%) Serverless
5 2 (2.67%) Azure Service Bus
5 2 (2.67%) PaaS
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.33%) Miro
6 1 (1.33%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.33%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Hazelcast
2 4 (5.33%) MySQL
2 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.67%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.33%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.33%) Power BI
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.33%) JIRA
3 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.00%) Postman
5 2 (2.67%) Browser DevTools
5 2 (2.67%) JUnit
5 2 (2.67%) Mockito
5 2 (2.67%) Robot Framework
5 2 (2.67%) Selenium
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.33%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.33%) JSUnit
General
1 28 (37.33%) Retail
2 7 (9.33%) Social Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Games
4 2 (2.67%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Architect
3 9 (12.00%) Digital Architect
3 9 (12.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 9 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Designer
4 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 7 (9.33%) UX Designer
6 5 (6.67%) Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Digital Designer
6 5 (6.67%) Digital UX Designer
6 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce Architect
6 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce Designer
6 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Designer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) Spring
2 12 (16.00%) React
3 10 (13.33%) Node.js
3 10 (13.33%) Spring Boot
4 9 (12.00%) Kafka
5 4 (5.33%) CSS
5 4 (5.33%) HTML
5 4 (5.33%) RESTful
6 3 (4.00%) .NET
6 3 (4.00%) REST
6 3 (4.00%) Swagger
6 3 (4.00%) Symfony
7 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.67%) CSS3
7 2 (2.67%) GraphQL
7 2 (2.67%) HTML5
7 2 (2.67%) jQuery
7 2 (2.67%) JSON
7 2 (2.67%) Next.js
7 2 (2.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Mobile App
1 12 (16.00%) User Experience
2 7 (9.33%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (6.67%) EPoS
5 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.67%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.33%) FMCG
6 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Android
1 1 (1.33%) CentOS
1 1 (1.33%) Linux
1 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.67%) Microservices
3 14 (18.67%) TDD
4 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (14.67%) Project Delivery
6 10 (13.33%) Logistics
7 9 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (12.00%) CRM
7 9 (12.00%) Low Latency
7 9 (12.00%) TOGAF
7 9 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (10.67%) Wireframes
9 7 (9.33%) BDD
9 7 (9.33%) Scrum
9 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.00%) Full Stack Development
10 6 (8.00%) High Availability
10 6 (8.00%) Prototyping
10 6 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) Java
2 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.33%) SQL
4 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.67%) Python
6 1 (1.33%) Java 8
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) Scala
6 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) Accessibility
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.67%) Terraform
3 1 (1.33%) Ansible
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Adobe
2 4 (5.33%) hybris
2 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.33%) Dataiku
4 1 (1.33%) Murex
4 1 (1.33%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.33%) Zend