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 3 months to 27 June 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)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 55 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1585 1897 2125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.67% 3.83% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 4.58% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1140 1423 1525
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 15
Median hourly rate £27.27 £27.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.98% -18.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £15.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £133.61 £35.00 £122.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% -10.00%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36629 41404 40602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.70% 83.49% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24036 27790 26591
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 977 1113
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 969 £475 +5.55% 588
South East -23 168 £406 +1.56% 89
East of England +14 148 £500 +5.26% 56
East Midlands +5 84 £420 -2.32% 33
North West -34 68 £375 -9.09% 76
West Midlands +23 59 £358 -10.62% 50
Yorkshire +11 46 £375 -2.59% 50
South West -7 42 £425 +3.97% 35
Midlands +21 9 £513 +2.50% 85
North East +56 2 £450 +164.70% 3
E-Commerce
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 1490 (46.87%) Agile Software Development
2 742 (23.34%) JavaScript
3 715 (22.49%) Java
4 682 (21.45%) TDD
5 660 (20.76%) Retail
6 604 (19.00%) HTML
7 552 (17.36%) CSS
8 526 (16.55%) Scrum
9 447 (14.06%) SQL
10 375 (11.80%) .NET
11 359 (11.29%) Finance
12 349 (10.98%) BDD
13 345 (10.85%) C#
14 333 (10.47%) User Experience
15 329 (10.35%) Web Services
16 328 (10.32%) AngularJS
17 318 (10.00%) Git (software)
18 313 (9.85%) Test Automation
19 300 (9.44%) Linux
20 299 (9.41%) Marketing
21 292 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
22 289 (9.09%) DevOps
23 285 (8.97%) Node.js
24 274 (8.62%) MVC
25 250 (7.86%) HTML5
26 249 (7.83%) Analytics
27 247 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
28 244 (7.68%) Spring
29 243 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
30 234 (7.36%) Oracle

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
1 203 (6.39%) CMS
2 143 (4.50%) WebSphere
3 80 (2.52%) Confluence
4 79 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
5 78 (2.45%) Apache
6 72 (2.26%) JBoss
7 69 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 56 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 50 (1.57%) WebLogic
10 48 (1.51%) Apache Spark
11 37 (1.16%) SAS
12 34 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 32 (1.01%) IIS
14 30 (0.94%) Drupal
14 30 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
15 27 (0.85%) SharePoint
16 25 (0.79%) nginx
16 25 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
17 23 (0.72%) ATG Dynamo
18 22 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 63 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (0.94%) Photoshop
4 27 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
8 11 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.22%) InVision
10 6 (0.19%) SPSS
10 6 (0.19%) Stata
11 5 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (0.16%) HipChat
12 4 (0.13%) InDesign
13 3 (0.094%) GIMP
14 2 (0.063%) Mingle
14 2 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.063%) UXPin
15 1 (0.031%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 82 (2.58%) Magento
2 39 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
3 32 (1.01%) SAP Hybris
4 22 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 19 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.35%) Unica
7 10 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
8 8 (0.25%) NetSuite
8 8 (0.25%) WebTrends
9 6 (0.19%) Fredhopper
10 5 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.13%) Eloqua
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.13%) RMDS
11 4 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.094%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.094%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.094%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 292 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 130 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (2.08%) Google Analytics
4 61 (1.92%) GitHub
5 50 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (1.26%) IaaS
7 35 (1.10%) PaaS
8 34 (1.07%) Adobe Analytics
9 33 (1.04%) Office 365
10 30 (0.94%) SaaS
11 26 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
12 22 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
13 21 (0.66%) Amazon S3
14 17 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 16 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
17 13 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
18 11 (0.35%) AdWords
19 10 (0.31%) Akamai
19 10 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (3.62%) Internet
2 50 (1.57%) HTTP
3 39 (1.23%) DNS
4 25 (0.79%) SSL
5 24 (0.75%) Firewall
6 20 (0.63%) WAN
7 18 (0.57%) WebEx
8 17 (0.53%) LAN
9 16 (0.50%) Intranet
10 15 (0.47%) TCP/IP
11 10 (0.31%) DHCP
11 10 (0.31%) MPLS
12 9 (0.28%) VPN
13 8 (0.25%) Network Security
13 8 (0.25%) Skype
14 7 (0.22%) BGP
14 7 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (0.22%) Wireless
15 6 (0.19%) VLAN
15 6 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 129 (4.06%) NoSQL
3 126 (3.96%) MySQL
4 118 (3.71%) Hadoop
5 111 (3.49%) Big Data
6 87 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 69 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 58 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 46 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (1.42%) Endeca
11 38 (1.20%) Apache Hive
12 37 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 33 (1.04%) RDBMS
14 31 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (0.82%) SQLite
17 23 (0.72%) Oracle Database
18 22 (0.69%) DB2
19 20 (0.63%) Power BI
20 18 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 318 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 204 (6.42%) JIRA
3 197 (6.20%) Jenkins
4 172 (5.41%) Selenium
5 102 (3.21%) Maven
6 101 (3.18%) Cucumber
7 84 (2.64%) WebDriver
8 82 (2.58%) JUnit
9 74 (2.33%) Gradle
9 74 (2.33%) TeamCity
10 59 (1.86%) Subversion
11 58 (1.82%) Mockito
12 50 (1.57%) Ant
13 49 (1.54%) Visual Studio
14 41 (1.29%) Grunt
14 41 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
15 36 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 35 (1.10%) SpecFlow
17 33 (1.04%) Eclipse
18 32 (1.01%) webpack
General
1 660 (20.76%) Retail
2 359 (11.29%) Finance
3 299 (9.41%) Marketing
4 144 (4.53%) Banking
5 103 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 61 (1.92%) Front Office
7 60 (1.89%) Games
8 44 (1.38%) Legal
9 42 (1.32%) Publishing
10 38 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 37 (1.16%) Manufacturing
12 36 (1.13%) Back Office
13 29 (0.91%) Electronics
14 23 (0.72%) Advertising
15 15 (0.47%) French Language
16 14 (0.44%) Law
17 13 (0.41%) Billing
18 9 (0.28%) German Language
18 9 (0.28%) Retail Banking
19 8 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1160 (36.49%) Developer
2 476 (14.97%) Analyst
3 291 (9.15%) Architect
4 263 (8.27%) Business Analyst
5 208 (6.54%) Java Developer
5 208 (6.54%) Project Manager
6 200 (6.29%) Senior Developer
7 178 (5.60%) .NET Developer
8 160 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
9 156 (4.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 143 (4.50%) E-Commerce Manager
11 142 (4.47%) C# Developer
12 136 (4.28%) E-Commerce Developer
13 119 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
14 114 (3.59%) Designer
15 110 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
16 109 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
17 102 (3.21%) E-Commerce Analyst
18 92 (2.89%) Node.js Developer
19 91 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 604 (19.00%) HTML
2 552 (17.36%) CSS
3 375 (11.80%) .NET
4 329 (10.35%) Web Services
5 328 (10.32%) AngularJS
6 285 (8.97%) Node.js
7 250 (7.86%) HTML5
8 244 (7.68%) Spring
9 208 (6.54%) REST
10 202 (6.35%) React
11 187 (5.88%) CSS3
12 185 (5.82%) XML
13 184 (5.79%) RESTful
14 175 (5.50%) J2EE
15 173 (5.44%) jQuery
16 170 (5.35%) JSON
17 150 (4.72%) ASP.NET
18 142 (4.47%) SOAP
19 112 (3.52%) Sass
20 101 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 333 (10.47%) User Experience
2 197 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 137 (4.31%) Mobile App
4 120 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
5 110 (3.46%) iPad
6 81 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 57 (1.79%) Social Media
8 55 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 47 (1.48%) Public Cloud
10 45 (1.42%) Management Information System
11 38 (1.20%) Fixed Income
12 37 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (1.13%) Fintech
14 31 (0.98%) Virtual Team
15 29 (0.91%) Algorithms
16 28 (0.88%) Blog
17 27 (0.85%) Data Centre
18 22 (0.69%) EPoS
19 20 (0.63%) Digital Media
20 17 (0.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 300 (9.44%) Linux
2 144 (4.53%) Windows
3 102 (3.21%) Unix
4 101 (3.18%) Android
5 79 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 55 (1.73%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.60%) Solaris
8 17 (0.53%) CoreOS
8 17 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 17 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (0.35%) HPUX
10 10 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.28%) AIX
11 9 (0.28%) CentOS
11 9 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.16%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.094%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.063%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1490 (46.87%) Agile Software Development
2 682 (21.45%) TDD
3 526 (16.55%) Scrum
4 349 (10.98%) BDD
5 313 (9.85%) Test Automation
6 289 (9.09%) DevOps
7 274 (8.62%) MVC
8 249 (7.83%) Analytics
9 247 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
10 243 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 227 (7.14%) Microservices
12 194 (6.10%) Kanban
13 183 (5.76%) Front End Development
14 182 (5.73%) Project Management
15 168 (5.28%) Software Engineering
16 166 (5.22%) OO
17 152 (4.78%) Pair Programming
18 150 (4.72%) CRM
19 135 (4.25%) SOA
19 135 (4.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 742 (23.34%) JavaScript
2 715 (22.49%) Java
3 447 (14.06%) SQL
4 345 (10.85%) C#
5 175 (5.50%) Python
6 137 (4.31%) PHP
7 125 (3.93%) Ruby
8 114 (3.59%) Scala
9 62 (1.95%) ES6
10 58 (1.82%) Bash Shell
11 44 (1.38%) Perl
11 44 (1.38%) R
12 43 (1.35%) C++
12 43 (1.35%) PowerShell
13 30 (0.94%) T-SQL
14 29 (0.91%) Apple Swift
15 26 (0.82%) C
16 21 (0.66%) Objective-C
16 21 (0.66%) VB.NET
17 18 (0.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 161 (5.06%) Degree
2 37 (1.16%) ISEB
3 21 (0.66%) PMI Certification
4 20 (0.63%) CISSP
4 20 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 15 (0.47%) PMP
5 15 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (0.31%) PhD
8 9 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.22%) CCNP
11 6 (0.19%) CISA
11 6 (0.19%) ISSAP
11 6 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.16%) CISM
13 4 (0.13%) IIBA
14 3 (0.094%) Numerate Degree
14 3 (0.094%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (6.42%) QA
2 27 (0.85%) PMO
3 22 (0.69%) MiFID
4 21 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.38%) GDPR
6 11 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.28%) SLA
8 8 (0.25%) COBIT
8 8 (0.25%) WCAG
9 7 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.19%) ISO 8583
11 5 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.16%) EMIR
11 5 (0.16%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.13%) SEPA
13 3 (0.094%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.063%) Actionable Recommendations
14 2 (0.063%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.063%) ISO 20022
14 2 (0.063%) WAI
System Software
1 168 (5.28%) Docker
2 41 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.53%) Apache Flume
4 14 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.35%) HDFS
6 7 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.16%) vSphere
8 3 (0.094%) vCloud
9 2 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.063%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.063%) iptables
9 2 (0.063%) LXC
9 2 (0.063%) Squid
10 1 (0.031%) Postfix
10 1 (0.031%) Samba
10 1 (0.031%) Varnish
10 1 (0.031%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.031%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.031%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 115 (3.62%) Ansible
2 96 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (2.93%) Puppet
4 53 (1.67%) Terraform
5 45 (1.42%) Kubernetes
6 23 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
7 22 (0.69%) Kibana
8 16 (0.50%) Nagios
9 15 (0.47%) Graphite
10 10 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (0.31%) logstash
11 9 (0.28%) Grafana
11 9 (0.28%) Mesos
12 7 (0.22%) Consul
12 7 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
12 7 (0.22%) StatsD
13 5 (0.16%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.16%) Packer
14 4 (0.13%) FortiGate
14 4 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 234 (7.36%) Oracle
2 171 (5.38%) hybris
3 129 (4.06%) Microsoft
4 125 (3.93%) Adobe
5 124 (3.90%) ATG
6 98 (3.08%) Google
7 94 (2.96%) SAP
8 93 (2.93%) IBM
9 56 (1.76%) VMware
10 48 (1.51%) Tableau
11 47 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
12 44 (1.38%) Demandware
13 29 (0.91%) HP
14 28 (0.88%) Sitecore
15 24 (0.75%) Citrix
16 22 (0.69%) Omniture
17 18 (0.57%) Atlassian
17 18 (0.57%) Cisco
18 17 (0.53%) IBM Sterling
18 17 (0.53%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day 6 month initial contract (Long term opportunities)
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day 500 - 600
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 18 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £410 - £460 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Hanover Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
onezeero.
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425. per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £700 - £800 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £700 - £710 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day 6 mth rolling contract
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Rates Dependant on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago