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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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)
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 48 44
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 150 133 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.84% 3.91% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 4.47% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 104 171
Median daily rate £500 £441 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.31% +3.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year +84.37% -34.02%  

E-Commerce is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2657 2978 4235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.65% 87.49% 82.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2076 2386 3276
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.78 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.53% +6.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 153 (62.45%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (32.24%) TDD
3 61 (24.90%) Java
4 57 (23.27%) JavaScript
5 53 (21.63%) Amazon AWS
6 52 (21.22%) DevOps
7 47 (19.18%) BDD
8 43 (17.55%) Retail
9 42 (17.14%) Scrum
10 41 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (15.10%) HTML
11 37 (15.10%) Linux
12 36 (14.69%) SQL
13 31 (12.65%) CSS
13 31 (12.65%) Finance
14 29 (11.84%) Web Services
14 29 (11.84%) Python
14 29 (11.84%) Mobile App
15 28 (11.43%) Docker
15 28 (11.43%) Big Data
16 27 (11.02%) .NET
17 26 (10.61%) Node.js
17 26 (10.61%) Hadoop
18 24 (9.80%) C#
19 23 (9.39%) Banking
19 23 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (9.39%) Selenium
19 23 (9.39%) REST
20 22 (8.98%) Analytics
20 22 (8.98%) Kanban

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 8 (3.27%) CMS
2 7 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.22%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.22%) nginx
3 3 (1.22%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.82%) Apache
4 2 (0.82%) Drupal
4 2 (0.82%) IIS
4 2 (0.82%) Kentico
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.82%) SAS
4 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.41%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (0.41%) JBoss
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.04%) MS Office
2 4 (1.63%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.22%) MS Project
3 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) SPSS
5 1 (0.41%) Stata
Business Applications
1 13 (5.31%) Magento
2 5 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.41%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.41%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (21.63%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.27%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.04%) GitHub
4 5 (2.04%) TestFlight
5 3 (1.22%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.82%) Akamai
6 2 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.82%) Heroku
6 2 (0.82%) Office 365
6 2 (0.82%) PaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.41%) AdWords
7 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.41%) IaaS
7 1 (0.41%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.45%) HTTP
2 5 (2.04%) RTP
2 5 (2.04%) RTSP
3 3 (1.22%) DNS
3 3 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) BGP
4 1 (0.41%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.41%) DHCP
4 1 (0.41%) DMVPN
4 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.41%) Firewall
4 1 (0.41%) LDAP
4 1 (0.41%) NetScreen
4 1 (0.41%) Network Security
4 1 (0.41%) OSPF
4 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.43%) Big Data
2 26 (10.61%) Hadoop
3 20 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 19 (7.76%) MySQL
5 16 (6.53%) NoSQL
6 15 (6.12%) Apache Hive
7 11 (4.49%) SQLite
8 10 (4.08%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.45%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (2.04%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.63%) KDB
11 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.63%) Sqoop
12 3 (1.22%) Qlik Sense
13 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.41%) BigQuery
14 1 (0.41%) Endeca
14 1 (0.41%) Power BI
14 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (9.39%) Selenium
2 18 (7.35%) WebDriver
3 16 (6.53%) JIRA
4 12 (4.90%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.49%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.67%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.45%) Protractor
8 5 (2.04%) Grunt
8 5 (2.04%) gulp
8 5 (2.04%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.04%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.04%) webpack
9 4 (1.63%) Appium
9 4 (1.63%) Subversion
10 3 (1.22%) Calabash
10 3 (1.22%) Maven
10 3 (1.22%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.22%) Xcode
11 2 (0.82%) Jasmine
General
1 43 (17.55%) Retail
2 31 (12.65%) Finance
3 23 (9.39%) Banking
4 17 (6.94%) Marketing
5 10 (4.08%) Front Office
5 10 (4.08%) Games
5 10 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.45%) Advertising
7 5 (2.04%) Law
7 5 (2.04%) Legal
8 3 (1.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (33.06%) Developer
2 31 (12.65%) Senior Developer
3 26 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (9.39%) Analyst
5 21 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 18 (7.35%) Architect
6 18 (7.35%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.12%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (4.90%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.08%) AWS DevOps
10 10 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (4.08%) Node.js Developer
10 10 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.67%) E-Commerce Developer
12 8 (3.27%) Agile Developer
12 8 (3.27%) DevOps Specialist
12 8 (3.27%) E-Commerce Manager
12 8 (3.27%) iOS Developer
13 7 (2.86%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.10%) HTML
2 31 (12.65%) CSS
3 29 (11.84%) Web Services
4 27 (11.02%) .NET
5 26 (10.61%) Node.js
6 23 (9.39%) REST
7 22 (8.98%) React
8 20 (8.16%) RESTful
9 19 (7.76%) AngularJS
10 14 (5.71%) SOAP
10 14 (5.71%) Spring
11 11 (4.49%) HTML5
12 10 (4.08%) ASP.NET
12 10 (4.08%) Kafka
13 9 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (3.27%) jQuery
15 7 (2.86%) J2EE
16 6 (2.45%) Sass
17 5 (2.04%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.84%) Mobile App
2 22 (8.98%) User Experience
3 15 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.67%) iPad
6 8 (3.27%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.45%) Fintech
7 6 (2.45%) NHS
8 5 (2.04%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.04%) MPEG
8 5 (2.04%) Streaming Video
9 4 (1.63%) Minimum Viable Product
10 3 (1.22%) Derivative
10 3 (1.22%) EPoS
10 3 (1.22%) Equities
11 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.82%) Social Media
11 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.10%) Linux
2 17 (6.94%) Apple iOS
3 15 (6.12%) Android
4 6 (2.45%) Windows
5 5 (2.04%) Unix
6 3 (1.22%) AIX
6 3 (1.22%) CentOS
6 3 (1.22%) Solaris
6 3 (1.22%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (62.45%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (32.24%) TDD
3 52 (21.22%) DevOps
4 47 (19.18%) BDD
5 42 (17.14%) Scrum
6 41 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (8.98%) Analytics
7 22 (8.98%) Kanban
7 22 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (7.35%) OO
9 18 (7.35%) Software Engineering
9 18 (7.35%) Test Automation
10 17 (6.94%) Microservices
10 17 (6.94%) Unit Testing
11 15 (6.12%) MVC
12 14 (5.71%) Data Modelling
12 14 (5.71%) High Availability
13 12 (4.90%) Automated Testing
13 12 (4.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 61 (24.90%) Java
2 57 (23.27%) JavaScript
3 36 (14.69%) SQL
4 29 (11.84%) Python
5 24 (9.80%) C#
6 18 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 13 (5.31%) Perl
8 12 (4.90%) PHP
9 11 (4.49%) Apple Swift
10 10 (4.08%) Objective-C
10 10 (4.08%) Ruby
11 7 (2.86%) ES6
11 7 (2.86%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.45%) Scala
13 5 (2.04%) R
14 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.41%) C++
15 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (4.90%) Degree
2 5 (2.04%) ISEB
3 3 (1.22%) PhD
4 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.41%) CCNP
4 1 (0.41%) CCSE
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.41%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.12%) QA
2 6 (2.45%) MiFID
2 6 (2.45%) SDET
3 4 (1.63%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.22%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.22%) EMIR
5 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (11.43%) Docker
2 4 (1.63%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.22%) HDFS
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (6.53%) Puppet
2 15 (6.12%) Ansible
3 10 (4.08%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (2.45%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.04%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.63%) Graphite
6 4 (1.63%) logstash
6 4 (1.63%) Nagios
7 3 (1.22%) Mesos
8 2 (0.82%) Terraform
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 17 (6.94%) VMware
2 10 (4.08%) Oracle
3 9 (3.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.27%) ATG
5 6 (2.45%) Hortonworks
5 6 (2.45%) HP
6 5 (2.04%) Brightcove
6 5 (2.04%) hybris
7 4 (1.63%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.63%) Citrix
7 4 (1.63%) Google
8 3 (1.22%) Dell
8 3 (1.22%) IBM
8 3 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.22%) Reuters
8 3 (1.22%) Splunk
9 2 (0.82%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.82%) Cisco
9 2 (0.82%) F5
9 2 (0.82%) Tableau
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