Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 January 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.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 51 43
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1,929 2,083 2,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.36% 4.55% 5.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 5.18% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,469 1,628 1,592
London median daily rate £500 £493 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +5.91% +3.33%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £325
90th Percentile £625 £638 £625
England median daily rate £463 £468 £450
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
London median hourly rate £12.13 £26.60 £54.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.41% -50.97% -9.59%
10th Percentile £10.50 £25.17 £19.42
90th Percentile £17.84 £58.75 £101.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £33.00 £20.48
% change year-on-year -33.33% +61.17% -33.41%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 38,958 40,248 36,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.15% 87.88% 87.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,867 29,338 25,998
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 416 444
London median hourly rate £24.23 £22.01 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.10% -8.30% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £48.75 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year - -2.08% +4.69%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in London

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in London

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in London

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in London

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Central London +5 469 £514 +2.75% 158
West London +29 135 £450 -5.26% 102
South London +43 78 £525 +23.53% 16
North London -6 19 £400 -5.88% 10
East London -30 13 £500 -2.91% 15
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 874 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
2 510 (26.44%) Retail
3 488 (25.30%) JavaScript
4 442 (22.91%) Java
5 328 (17.00%) TDD
6 316 (16.38%) Scrum
7 291 (15.09%) Microservices
8 288 (14.93%) HTML
9 278 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
10 277 (14.36%) CSS
11 264 (13.69%) Git (software)
12 243 (12.60%) Jenkins
13 241 (12.49%) BDD
14 225 (11.66%) DevOps
15 222 (11.51%) User Experience
16 210 (10.89%) .NET
17 209 (10.83%) React
18 207 (10.73%) Node.js
19 202 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
20 201 (10.42%) SQL
21 196 (10.16%) Docker
22 179 (9.28%) Finance
23 177 (9.18%) Spring
24 173 (8.97%) C#
25 158 (8.19%) RESTful
26 155 (8.04%) Web Services
27 149 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
28 148 (7.67%) Analytics
29 146 (7.57%) Test Automation
30 144 (7.47%) MVC

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 104 (5.39%) CMS
2 69 (3.58%) Confluence
2 69 (3.58%) WebSphere
3 46 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 35 (1.81%) Apache
6 26 (1.35%) IIS
7 21 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 20 (1.04%) Apache Spark
8 20 (1.04%) CoreMedia CMS
9 19 (0.98%) Commerce Server
9 19 (0.98%) Umbraco
10 18 (0.93%) Mule
11 16 (0.83%) WordPress
12 12 (0.62%) Anypoint
12 12 (0.62%) SharePoint
13 10 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (0.47%) Drupal
15 6 (0.31%) nginx
15 6 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 48 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (1.71%) InVision
3 26 (1.35%) Photoshop
4 18 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.10%) Flinto
9 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.052%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.052%) SPSS
10 1 (0.052%) Stata
Business Applications
1 61 (3.16%) Magento
2 32 (1.66%) SAP Hybris
3 12 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
4 9 (0.47%) Shopify
5 7 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.21%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.052%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.052%) OpenCart
11 1 (0.052%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.052%) SAP Retail
11 1 (0.052%) SAP S/4HANA
11 1 (0.052%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.052%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 278 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 149 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
4 68 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 63 (3.27%) Google Analytics
6 58 (3.01%) Serverless
7 49 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
8 36 (1.87%) GitHub
9 27 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
10 25 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 23 (1.19%) Adobe Analytics
12 21 (1.09%) Google Tag Manager
12 21 (1.09%) SaaS
13 17 (0.88%) Amazon S3
13 17 (0.88%) Apigee
14 16 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
14 16 (0.83%) PaaS
15 10 (0.52%) Heroku
16 9 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
17 8 (0.41%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.07%) HTTP
2 25 (1.30%) Internet
3 21 (1.09%) Firewall
4 15 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.57%) DNS
6 8 (0.41%) LAN
6 8 (0.41%) WAN
7 7 (0.36%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.21%) BIG-IP
8 4 (0.21%) DHCP
8 4 (0.21%) Intranet
8 4 (0.21%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.21%) Network Security
8 4 (0.21%) VPN
9 3 (0.16%) ATM
9 3 (0.16%) MPLS
9 3 (0.16%) Skype
9 3 (0.16%) Wireless
10 2 (0.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.10%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (5.29%) SQL Server
2 91 (4.72%) MySQL
3 90 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 71 (3.68%) NoSQL
5 52 (2.70%) Big Data
6 45 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 41 (2.13%) BigQuery
7 41 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 29 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 28 (1.45%) Hadoop
11 18 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
11 18 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
13 16 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (0.83%) Data Lake
13 16 (0.83%) Power BI
14 15 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
15 14 (0.73%) Looker
15 14 (0.73%) Redis
Development Applications
1 264 (13.69%) Git (software)
2 243 (12.60%) Jenkins
3 132 (6.84%) JIRA
4 108 (5.60%) Maven
5 88 (4.56%) JUnit
6 77 (3.99%) Selenium
7 67 (3.47%) Mockito
8 60 (3.11%) SonarQube
9 50 (2.59%) DbUnit
9 50 (2.59%) jMock
10 45 (2.33%) Cucumber
11 43 (2.23%) WebDriver
12 39 (2.02%) TeamCity
13 38 (1.97%) Gradle
14 32 (1.66%) Sonatype Nexus
15 22 (1.14%) Subversion
15 22 (1.14%) webpack
16 19 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
17 18 (0.93%) Axure RP
18 17 (0.88%) gulp
General
1 510 (26.44%) Retail
2 179 (9.28%) Finance
3 139 (7.21%) Marketing
4 111 (5.75%) Banking
5 44 (2.28%) Law
6 34 (1.76%) Investment Banking
7 26 (1.35%) Games
8 25 (1.30%) Front Office
9 18 (0.93%) Legal
10 17 (0.88%) Advertising
10 17 (0.88%) French Language
10 17 (0.88%) Publishing
11 16 (0.83%) Automotive
12 12 (0.62%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.47%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.36%) German Language
15 6 (0.31%) Billing
15 6 (0.31%) Italian Language
15 6 (0.31%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 729 (37.79%) Developer
2 208 (10.78%) Analyst
3 162 (8.40%) Java Developer
4 130 (6.74%) Senior Developer
5 129 (6.69%) E-Commerce Developer
6 119 (6.17%) React Developer
7 114 (5.91%) Business Analyst
8 112 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 110 (5.70%) Architect
10 102 (5.29%) Project Manager
11 89 (4.61%) .NET Developer
12 87 (4.51%) E-Commerce Manager
13 86 (4.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 83 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
15 81 (4.20%) C# Developer
16 71 (3.68%) Designer
17 66 (3.42%) E-Commerce Analyst
18 51 (2.64%) Tester
18 51 (2.64%) UX Designer
19 49 (2.54%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (14.93%) HTML
2 277 (14.36%) CSS
3 210 (10.89%) .NET
4 209 (10.83%) React
5 207 (10.73%) Node.js
6 177 (9.18%) Spring
7 158 (8.19%) RESTful
8 155 (8.04%) Web Services
9 132 (6.84%) J2EE
10 123 (6.38%) HTML5
11 108 (5.60%) AngularJS
12 105 (5.44%) CSS3
13 99 (5.13%) Spring Boot
14 78 (4.04%) Redux
14 78 (4.04%) REST
15 76 (3.94%) Sass
16 69 (3.58%) jQuery
17 65 (3.37%) SOAP
18 58 (3.01%) ASP.NET
19 56 (2.90%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 222 (11.51%) User Experience
2 143 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 131 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (5.03%) Mobile App
5 72 (3.73%) iPad
6 31 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 22 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (1.14%) W3C
8 19 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 19 (0.98%) Fintech
9 16 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (0.67%) Virtual Team
11 12 (0.62%) Online Games
11 12 (0.62%) PKI
12 11 (0.57%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (0.36%) FMCG
14 7 (0.36%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.36%) NHS
15 6 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 110 (5.70%) Linux
2 90 (4.67%) Unix
3 68 (3.53%) Windows
4 42 (2.18%) Apple iOS
5 38 (1.97%) Android
6 13 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.21%) Debian
9 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.052%) AIX
11 1 (0.052%) CentOS
11 1 (0.052%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.052%) SUSE
11 1 (0.052%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.052%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (17.00%) TDD
3 316 (16.38%) Scrum
4 291 (15.09%) Microservices
5 241 (12.49%) BDD
6 225 (11.66%) DevOps
7 202 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
8 148 (7.67%) Analytics
9 146 (7.57%) Test Automation
10 144 (7.47%) MVC
11 143 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 141 (7.31%) Kanban
13 131 (6.79%) Front End Development
14 119 (6.17%) OO
15 111 (5.75%) Software Engineering
16 101 (5.24%) Problem-Solving
17 93 (4.82%) Continuous Delivery
17 93 (4.82%) Project Management
18 90 (4.67%) Open Source
19 85 (4.41%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 488 (25.30%) JavaScript
2 442 (22.91%) Java
3 201 (10.42%) SQL
4 173 (8.97%) C#
5 140 (7.26%) Python
6 89 (4.61%) PHP
7 77 (3.99%) Scala
8 56 (2.90%) ES6
9 54 (2.80%) Java 8
10 44 (2.28%) Ruby
11 38 (1.97%) Groovy
12 32 (1.66%) TypeScript
13 28 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 23 (1.19%) T-SQL
15 22 (1.14%) C++
16 20 (1.04%) PowerShell
17 18 (0.93%) Perl
18 17 (0.88%) PHP 7
19 11 (0.57%) C
20 10 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 75 (3.89%) Degree
2 22 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.62%) Master's Degree
4 9 (0.47%) ISTQB
4 9 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.26%) CCNP
5 5 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.21%) CCNA
6 4 (0.21%) CISSP
6 4 (0.21%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.21%) ISEB
6 4 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.21%) PhD
6 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (6.27%) QA
2 14 (0.73%) PMO
3 13 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.52%) GDPR
5 9 (0.47%) Actionable Recommendations
6 7 (0.36%) WCAG
7 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.21%) SLA
8 2 (0.10%) COBIT
8 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.10%) MiFID
8 2 (0.10%) SEPA
9 1 (0.052%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.052%) EMIR
9 1 (0.052%) PSD2
9 1 (0.052%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 196 (10.16%) Docker
2 53 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (2.49%) vSphere
4 7 (0.36%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.26%) vCloud
6 4 (0.21%) KVM
6 4 (0.21%) LXC
7 2 (0.10%) HDFS
7 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.052%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.052%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.052%) Xen
Systems Management
1 137 (7.10%) Kubernetes
2 78 (4.04%) Terraform
3 75 (3.89%) Ansible
4 50 (2.59%) Puppet
5 24 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
6 23 (1.19%) ZABBIX
7 20 (1.04%) Kibana
8 18 (0.93%) logstash
9 17 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (0.52%) Nagios
12 9 (0.47%) Grafana
12 9 (0.47%) HP Fortify
13 8 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
13 8 (0.41%) Uchiwa
14 7 (0.36%) CA Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.36%) Pingdom
15 5 (0.26%) Graphite
15 5 (0.26%) HAProxy
16 4 (0.21%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 133 (6.89%) hybris
2 128 (6.64%) Google
3 94 (4.87%) Adobe
4 92 (4.77%) Microsoft
5 81 (4.20%) Oracle
6 62 (3.21%) VMware
7 46 (2.38%) SAP
8 43 (2.23%) Tableau
9 37 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
10 34 (1.76%) IBM
11 30 (1.56%) New Relic
12 28 (1.45%) MuleSoft
13 23 (1.19%) Xerox
14 21 (1.09%) ATG
15 19 (0.98%) Demandware
16 18 (0.93%) Sitecore
17 15 (0.78%) TIBCO
18 13 (0.67%) Splunk
19 12 (0.62%) Red Hat
19 12 (0.62%) Tealium