Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 August 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 56 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 3,749 3,255 3,925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 4.02% 3.68% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 4.30% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,877 2,384 2,905
England median daily rate £468 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £300
90th Percentile £631 £600 £609
UK median daily rate £468 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 27
England median hourly rate £20.00 £30.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.43% +12.96% -18.18%
10th Percentile £9.90 £15.98 £12.50
90th Percentile £82.00 £58.13 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £30.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -34.43% +12.96% -18.18%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80,429 75,773 85,341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.27% 85.76% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,516 49,967 56,950
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £264
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,176 1,868 2,067
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.69
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -16.00% +6.38% +9.05%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in England

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-Commerce in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in England

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in England

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in England

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for E-Commerce in England

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
London -1 2,168 £500 +5.26% 776
South East +30 545 £425 +3.03% 167
North of England +23 449 £375 - 259
Midlands -11 276 £388 -7.74% 112
Yorkshire +28 232 £375 - 97
East of England -14 212 £500 - 94
North West +10 209 £375 - 154
West Midlands +1 139 £400 +3.23% 59
East Midlands -8 133 £375 -14.29% 53
South West -12 100 £450 +8.43% 54
North East +5 8 £401 -0.93% 8
E-Commerce
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 England region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 1,860 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 896 (23.90%) JavaScript
3 892 (23.79%) Retail
4 806 (21.50%) Java
5 709 (18.91%) Scrum
6 641 (17.10%) HTML
7 637 (16.99%) TDD
8 597 (15.92%) .NET
9 580 (15.47%) CSS
10 579 (15.44%) C#
11 537 (14.32%) Amazon AWS
12 509 (13.58%) SQL
13 450 (12.00%) Finance
14 435 (11.60%) User Experience
15 428 (11.42%) Microservices
16 426 (11.36%) DevOps
17 418 (11.15%) Git (software)
18 402 (10.72%) MVC
19 378 (10.08%) BDD
20 373 (9.95%) SQL Server
21 330 (8.80%) React
22 321 (8.56%) AngularJS
23 317 (8.46%) Jenkins
24 315 (8.40%) Web Services
25 301 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
26 296 (7.90%) Node.js
27 295 (7.87%) JIRA
28 291 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
29 278 (7.42%) Python
29 278 (7.42%) Test Automation

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 193 (5.15%) CMS
2 122 (3.25%) Confluence
3 114 (3.04%) WebSphere
4 91 (2.43%) Apache
5 79 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
6 62 (1.65%) WordPress
7 57 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 54 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 54 (1.44%) Apache Spark
9 53 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
10 47 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 40 (1.07%) IIS
12 33 (0.88%) Drupal
12 33 (0.88%) Mule
13 30 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
14 28 (0.75%) Apache Solr
15 21 (0.56%) Umbraco
16 17 (0.45%) Apache Pig
17 14 (0.37%) nginx
17 14 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 56 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 37 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
5 21 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.35%) InVision
7 13 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
8 10 (0.27%) Fireworks
8 10 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 9 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.19%) HipChat
11 5 (0.13%) SPSS
12 4 (0.11%) Gliffy
13 3 (0.080%) Chatbot
13 3 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.053%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.053%) Shockwave
15 1 (0.027%) SketchUp
15 1 (0.027%) Stata
Business Applications
1 164 (4.37%) Magento
2 56 (1.49%) SAP Hybris
3 31 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
4 18 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
5 16 (0.43%) Shopify
6 14 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.24%) Eloqua
8 8 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.21%) SAP SD
9 7 (0.19%) SDL Web 8
10 6 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (0.16%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.11%) Endur
12 4 (0.11%) Workday HCM
13 3 (0.080%) Adobe Campaign
13 3 (0.080%) Odoo
13 3 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
14 2 (0.053%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 537 (14.32%) Amazon AWS
2 301 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 79 (2.11%) Google Analytics
5 76 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
6 70 (1.87%) GitHub
7 53 (1.41%) npm
8 50 (1.33%) Serverless
9 37 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 34 (0.91%) SaaS
11 32 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
12 30 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
12 30 (0.80%) Heroku
13 26 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
14 25 (0.67%) Google Tag Manager
15 24 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
16 23 (0.61%) PaaS
17 22 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
17 22 (0.59%) IaaS
18 20 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.79%) Internet
2 57 (1.52%) HTTP
3 37 (0.99%) Firewall
4 22 (0.59%) SMS
5 17 (0.45%) DNS
5 17 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.37%) Network Security
6 14 (0.37%) VPN
7 12 (0.32%) BIG-IP
7 12 (0.32%) SSL
8 11 (0.29%) Skype
9 10 (0.27%) DHCP
9 10 (0.27%) OSPF
10 9 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.21%) LAN
11 8 (0.21%) WAN
12 7 (0.19%) BGP
12 7 (0.19%) VoIP
13 6 (0.16%) FTP
13 6 (0.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (9.95%) SQL Server
2 186 (4.96%) NoSQL
3 165 (4.40%) MySQL
4 136 (3.63%) Relational Database
5 134 (3.57%) Big Data
6 111 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
7 102 (2.72%) MongoDB
8 57 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
9 47 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 46 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 39 (1.04%) BigQuery
12 35 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 34 (0.91%) Endeca
14 33 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
15 29 (0.77%) RDBMS
16 28 (0.75%) Power BI
17 27 (0.72%) Apache Hive
18 26 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
19 25 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 22 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 418 (11.15%) Git (software)
2 317 (8.46%) Jenkins
3 295 (7.87%) JIRA
4 136 (3.63%) Maven
5 125 (3.33%) Selenium
6 97 (2.59%) JUnit
7 89 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
8 86 (2.29%) SonarQube
9 84 (2.24%) TeamCity
10 70 (1.87%) Mockito
11 65 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 62 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
13 60 (1.60%) Subversion
13 60 (1.60%) webpack
14 57 (1.52%) Cucumber
15 55 (1.47%) WebDriver
16 49 (1.31%) gulp
17 47 (1.25%) jMock
17 47 (1.25%) Visual Studio
18 45 (1.20%) DbUnit
General
1 892 (23.79%) Retail
2 450 (12.00%) Finance
3 243 (6.48%) Marketing
4 220 (5.87%) Banking
5 84 (2.24%) Front Office
6 68 (1.81%) Investment Banking
6 68 (1.81%) Law
7 45 (1.20%) Back Office
8 39 (1.04%) Legal
8 39 (1.04%) Telecoms
9 37 (0.99%) Games
10 36 (0.96%) Publishing
11 32 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 25 (0.67%) Automotive
13 20 (0.53%) Advertising
14 17 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.37%) Billing
15 14 (0.37%) French Language
16 13 (0.35%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,546 (41.24%) Developer
2 484 (12.91%) Analyst
3 302 (8.06%) Java Developer
4 297 (7.92%) .NET Developer
5 294 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 257 (6.86%) Project Manager
7 243 (6.48%) Architect
7 243 (6.48%) Senior Developer
8 221 (5.89%) C# Developer
9 216 (5.76%) E-Commerce Developer
10 179 (4.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 165 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
12 156 (4.16%) React Developer
13 143 (3.81%) E-Commerce Analyst
14 141 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
14 141 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
15 128 (3.41%) Designer
15 128 (3.41%) E-Commerce Manager
16 109 (2.91%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
17 96 (2.56%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 641 (17.10%) HTML
2 597 (15.92%) .NET
3 580 (15.47%) CSS
4 330 (8.80%) React
5 321 (8.56%) AngularJS
6 315 (8.40%) Web Services
7 296 (7.90%) Node.js
8 271 (7.23%) Spring
9 262 (6.99%) HTML5
10 251 (6.70%) ASP.NET
11 235 (6.27%) REST
12 233 (6.21%) jQuery
13 228 (6.08%) RESTful
14 220 (5.87%) CSS3
15 200 (5.33%) J2EE
16 169 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web API
17 146 (3.89%) Sass
18 142 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
19 129 (3.44%) .NET Framework
20 128 (3.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 435 (11.60%) User Experience
2 207 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 177 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 174 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 159 (4.24%) iPad
6 100 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 61 (1.63%) Computer Science
8 47 (1.25%) Fintech
9 46 (1.23%) Fixed Income
10 45 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
11 40 (1.07%) NHS
12 33 (0.88%) Management Information System
13 31 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
14 30 (0.80%) W3C
15 28 (0.75%) Algorithms
16 27 (0.72%) Public Cloud
17 25 (0.67%) Social Media
18 21 (0.56%) Data Structures
19 20 (0.53%) Derivative
20 18 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 185 (4.93%) Linux
2 110 (2.93%) Unix
3 103 (2.75%) Windows
4 75 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 66 (1.76%) Android
6 26 (0.69%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.21%) HPUX
7 8 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.21%) Solaris
7 8 (0.21%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.19%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.13%) CentOS
9 5 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.080%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (0.080%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.080%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.053%) Debian
12 2 (0.053%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,860 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 709 (18.91%) Scrum
3 637 (16.99%) TDD
4 428 (11.42%) Microservices
5 426 (11.36%) DevOps
6 402 (10.72%) MVC
7 378 (10.08%) BDD
8 291 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
9 278 (7.42%) Test Automation
10 270 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 248 (6.62%) Front End Development
12 247 (6.59%) Analytics
13 233 (6.21%) Kanban
14 201 (5.36%) OO
15 198 (5.28%) Project Management
16 186 (4.96%) Problem-Solving
17 184 (4.91%) Software Engineering
18 183 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
19 175 (4.67%) User Stories
20 173 (4.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 896 (23.90%) JavaScript
2 806 (21.50%) Java
3 579 (15.44%) C#
4 509 (13.58%) SQL
5 278 (7.42%) Python
6 223 (5.95%) PHP
7 122 (3.25%) Ruby
8 103 (2.75%) T-SQL
9 102 (2.72%) ES6
10 98 (2.61%) Java 8
11 95 (2.53%) Scala
12 75 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 68 (1.81%) Groovy
14 55 (1.47%) Perl
15 51 (1.36%) C++
16 41 (1.09%) PowerShell
17 39 (1.04%) TypeScript
18 34 (0.91%) VB
18 34 (0.91%) VB.NET
19 30 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 129 (3.44%) Degree
2 37 (0.99%) Security Cleared
3 30 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 28 (0.75%) PMP
5 24 (0.64%) PMI Certification
6 23 (0.61%) ISEB
7 21 (0.56%) CISM
7 21 (0.56%) CISSP
8 18 (0.48%) ISTQB
9 17 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
10 15 (0.40%) CISA
11 13 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.24%) CCNP
14 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
14 7 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.16%) PhD
16 5 (0.13%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (4.93%) QA
2 60 (1.60%) PMO
3 58 (1.55%) GDPR
4 46 (1.23%) GCP
5 38 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 26 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 16 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
9 11 (0.29%) SLA
10 10 (0.27%) MiFID
11 8 (0.21%) WCAG
12 7 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 6 (0.16%) PSD2
14 5 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
14 5 (0.13%) EMIR
15 2 (0.053%) ISO 20022
16 1 (0.027%) COBIT
16 1 (0.027%) Cyber Essentials
16 1 (0.027%) ISO 9001
16 1 (0.027%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 272 (7.26%) Docker
2 44 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (0.96%) vSphere
4 22 (0.59%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.35%) Apache Flume
6 9 (0.24%) HDFS
7 6 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.11%) Varnish
8 4 (0.11%) vCloud
9 3 (0.080%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.080%) etcd
10 2 (0.053%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.053%) KVM
10 2 (0.053%) LXC
10 2 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.027%) Firmware
11 1 (0.027%) flannel
11 1 (0.027%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 194 (5.17%) Kubernetes
2 106 (2.83%) Terraform
3 105 (2.80%) Ansible
4 95 (2.53%) Puppet
5 38 (1.01%) Consul
6 35 (0.93%) Mesos
6 35 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
7 30 (0.80%) Kibana
8 28 (0.75%) ZABBIX
9 25 (0.67%) Nagios
10 21 (0.56%) logstash
10 21 (0.56%) Uchiwa
11 20 (0.53%) Pingdom
12 15 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (0.27%) Oozie
13 10 (0.27%) Packer
13 10 (0.27%) SCCM
13 10 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 245 (6.54%) hybris
2 187 (4.99%) Oracle
3 175 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 154 (4.11%) Google
5 148 (3.95%) Adobe
6 118 (3.15%) SAP
7 78 (2.08%) IBM
8 71 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
9 59 (1.57%) Sitecore
10 55 (1.47%) VMware
11 43 (1.15%) Demandware
12 42 (1.12%) ATG
13 36 (0.96%) Atlassian
13 36 (0.96%) Zend
14 33 (0.88%) New Relic
14 33 (0.88%) Tableau
15 25 (0.67%) Splunk
16 21 (0.56%) MuleSoft
17 20 (0.53%) HP
17 20 (0.53%) PagerDuty