Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Shopify skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Shopify over the 6 months to 15 November 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.

Shopify
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 727 821 842
Rank change year-on-year +94 +21 +33
Contract jobs citing Shopify 39 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.033% 0.015%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.69% 0.51% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 7
England median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £297 £262 £173
90th Percentile £500 £388 £478
UK median daily rate £413 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Shopify is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,645 6,051 7,862
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.36% 6.35% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,394 3,605 4,759
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £667 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 81 79
England median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +11.11% -12.90%
10th Percentile £13.48 £11.67 £12.60
90th Percentile £63.75 £67.50 £64.36
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +5.83% +3.45% -6.45%

Shopify
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Shopify as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Shopify in England

Shopify
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shopify in England

Shopify
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shopify in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shopify in England

Shopify
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 Shopify within the England region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
London +99 29 £438 +25.00% 5
Midlands +45 4 £370 +12.12% 9
West Midlands +45 3 £370 +12.12% 5
North of England +29 3 £400 +23.08% 8
South East +43 2 - - 2
North West +27 2 £400 +23.08%
Yorkshire +26 1 - - 7
East Midlands - 1 - - 4
East of England - 1 - - 3
Shopify
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Shopify 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 Shopify.

1 29 (74.36%) E-Commerce
2 28 (71.79%) Magento
3 24 (61.54%) CSS
4 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
4 23 (58.97%) HTML
5 19 (48.72%) Retail
5 19 (48.72%) hybris
6 16 (41.03%) Front End Development
6 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (38.46%) WebSphere
7 15 (38.46%) IBM
7 15 (38.46%) React
8 14 (35.90%) Node.js
9 13 (33.33%) Sass
9 13 (33.33%) Vue.js
10 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 12 (30.77%) User Experience
11 11 (28.21%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 11 (28.21%) Wireframes
11 11 (28.21%) Sprint Planning
11 11 (28.21%) Sketch
11 11 (28.21%) Java
11 11 (28.21%) Photoshop
11 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
11 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (25.64%) Grunt
13 9 (23.08%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (23.08%) Semantic HTML
13 9 (23.08%) Jasmine

Shopify
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 15 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) CMS
2 3 (7.69%) WordPress
3 1 (2.56%) Drupal
3 1 (2.56%) Kentico
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Photoshop
1 11 (28.21%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 28 (71.79%) Magento
2 2 (5.13%) NetSuite
2 2 (5.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Boomi
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (5.13%) npm
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) AdWords
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Grunt
2 9 (23.08%) Jasmine
2 9 (23.08%) JIRA
2 9 (23.08%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (7.69%) Babel
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.13%) webpack
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 19 (48.72%) Retail
2 8 (20.51%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) React Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Angular Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Integration Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Magento Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) CSS
2 23 (58.97%) HTML
3 15 (38.46%) React
4 14 (35.90%) Node.js
5 13 (33.33%) Sass
5 13 (33.33%) Vue.js
6 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 9 (23.08%) JSP
7 9 (23.08%) JSTL
7 9 (23.08%) Semantic HTML
7 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (23.08%) XHTML
8 7 (17.95%) CSS3
9 6 (15.38%) Angular 2
9 6 (15.38%) HTML5
10 4 (10.26%) Redux
11 2 (5.13%) EDI
11 2 (5.13%) jQuery
11 2 (5.13%) lodash
12 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) User Experience
2 9 (23.08%) W3C
3 1 (2.56%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) E-Commerce
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Front End Development
3 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (28.21%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 11 (28.21%) Sprint Planning
3 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
3 11 (28.21%) Wireframes
4 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.82%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) ERP
7 2 (5.13%) Kanban
7 2 (5.13%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.13%) SEO
7 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.21%) Java
3 4 (10.26%) ES6
3 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.56%) ES7
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) WCAG
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) hybris
2 15 (38.46%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) ATG
5 2 (5.13%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) JD Edwards
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Adobe
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.56%) WooCommerce
6 1 (2.56%) WorldPay