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 3 months to 24 April 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)
England / London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 35 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1017 1227 1063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.05% 5.30% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 6.21% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 902 766
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £175.00 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +268.42% +35.71%  
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17241 19748 18560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.53% 85.24% 81.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12380 14378 12960
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 181 267
Median hourly rate £30.75 £21.78 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.18% +8.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £51.69 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 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
City of London +13 157 £500 +14.28% 66
Docklands, London -1 4 £575 +39.39%
Croydon +13 2 - - 2
Harrow +12 2 - -
Twickenham -3 2 £475 +216.66%
Uxbridge +4 1 £1,250 +455.55% 2
Canary Wharf 0 1 - -
Heathrow - 1 £375 -
Wembley - 1 £500 -
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 London region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 978 (50.46%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (25.08%) JavaScript
3 471 (24.30%) TDD
4 441 (22.76%) Java
5 409 (21.10%) Retail
6 330 (17.03%) HTML
7 328 (16.92%) Scrum
8 298 (15.38%) CSS
9 255 (13.16%) BDD
10 254 (13.11%) SQL
11 236 (12.18%) User Experience
12 229 (11.82%) Linux
13 228 (11.76%) DevOps
14 217 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
15 199 (10.27%) Git (software)
16 195 (10.06%) Web Services
16 195 (10.06%) Finance
17 183 (9.44%) AngularJS
18 180 (9.29%) Analytics
19 177 (9.13%) Marketing
20 173 (8.93%) .NET
21 172 (8.88%) Node.js
22 168 (8.67%) C#
23 164 (8.46%) Python
24 161 (8.31%) HTML5
25 159 (8.20%) Kanban
26 157 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
27 151 (7.79%) MVC
28 147 (7.59%) Spring
29 146 (7.53%) React

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
1 140 (7.22%) CMS
2 83 (4.28%) WebSphere
3 58 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 57 (2.94%) Confluence
5 54 (2.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 51 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 38 (1.96%) Apache
8 37 (1.91%) Apache Spark
9 25 (1.29%) Drupal
10 24 (1.24%) WebLogic
11 23 (1.19%) OpenStack
12 22 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (1.03%) SAS
13 20 (1.03%) SharePoint
14 17 (0.88%) JBoss
15 13 (0.67%) nginx
16 12 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
16 12 (0.62%) IIS
16 12 (0.62%) Mule
17 11 (0.57%) MQSeries
Applications
1 23 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
4 11 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (0.36%) HipChat
8 5 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.26%) GIMP
8 5 (0.26%) SPSS
8 5 (0.26%) Stata
9 4 (0.21%) Gliffy
9 4 (0.21%) InVision
10 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.10%) InDesign
11 2 (0.10%) Mingle
11 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.052%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.052%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 40 (2.06%) Magento
2 24 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
6 9 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.46%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.31%) Fredhopper
8 5 (0.26%) Eloqua
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 3 (0.15%) Unica
10 2 (0.10%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.10%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.052%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 217 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.12%) GitHub
4 38 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
5 35 (1.81%) Google Analytics
6 23 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (0.98%) Amazon S3
7 19 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.93%) SaaS
9 17 (0.88%) PaaS
10 16 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
11 15 (0.77%) Office 365
12 14 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
12 14 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 13 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (0.57%) IaaS
15 8 (0.41%) Bluemix
15 8 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
16 7 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
17 6 (0.31%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.15%) Internet
2 40 (2.06%) HTTP
3 13 (0.67%) LAN
3 13 (0.67%) WebEx
4 12 (0.62%) DNS
5 11 (0.57%) WAN
6 10 (0.52%) Firewall
7 7 (0.36%) Intranet
8 6 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.26%) RTP
9 5 (0.26%) RTSP
9 5 (0.26%) VPN
10 4 (0.21%) LDAP
10 4 (0.21%) SSL
11 3 (0.15%) DHCP
11 3 (0.15%) Multicast
11 3 (0.15%) Network Security
11 3 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.15%) SAN
11 3 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (5.47%) SQL Server
2 101 (5.21%) MySQL
3 92 (4.75%) NoSQL
4 83 (4.28%) Big Data
4 83 (4.28%) Hadoop
5 61 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 48 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 37 (1.91%) Endeca
10 30 (1.55%) Apache Hive
11 28 (1.44%) SQLite
12 27 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (0.88%) KDB
15 15 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (0.77%) Power BI
16 14 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (0.72%) Oracle Database
17 13 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 199 (10.27%) Git (software)
2 139 (7.17%) Jenkins
3 118 (6.09%) JIRA
4 104 (5.37%) Selenium
5 56 (2.89%) WebDriver
6 53 (2.73%) Cucumber
6 53 (2.73%) JUnit
7 52 (2.68%) Mockito
8 49 (2.53%) Gradle
9 46 (2.37%) Maven
10 45 (2.32%) TeamCity
11 33 (1.70%) Subversion
12 32 (1.65%) Axure RP
13 29 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
14 25 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
14 25 (1.29%) webpack
15 21 (1.08%) gulp
16 20 (1.03%) SpecFlow
16 20 (1.03%) Spock
17 19 (0.98%) Robolectric
General
1 409 (21.10%) Retail
2 195 (10.06%) Finance
3 177 (9.13%) Marketing
4 123 (6.35%) Banking
5 58 (2.99%) Front Office
6 39 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 38 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 33 (1.70%) Publishing
9 29 (1.50%) Games
10 28 (1.44%) Back Office
10 28 (1.44%) Legal
11 24 (1.24%) Manufacturing
12 21 (1.08%) Advertising
13 16 (0.83%) Electronics
14 13 (0.67%) French Language
15 10 (0.52%) Law
16 9 (0.46%) Billing
17 7 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
18 4 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 733 (37.82%) Developer
2 215 (11.09%) Analyst
3 175 (9.03%) Architect
4 168 (8.67%) Senior Developer
5 136 (7.02%) Business Analyst
6 127 (6.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 117 (6.04%) Java Developer
8 103 (5.31%) Project Manager
9 88 (4.54%) DevOps Engineer
10 87 (4.49%) E-Commerce Developer
11 86 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
12 84 (4.33%) E-Commerce Manager
13 82 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 75 (3.87%) .NET Developer
15 74 (3.82%) Designer
16 65 (3.35%) Consultant
17 60 (3.10%) C# Developer
18 54 (2.79%) AWS Engineer
19 52 (2.68%) UX Designer
20 45 (2.32%) E-Commerce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (17.03%) HTML
2 298 (15.38%) CSS
3 195 (10.06%) Web Services
4 183 (9.44%) AngularJS
5 173 (8.93%) .NET
6 172 (8.88%) Node.js
7 161 (8.31%) HTML5
8 147 (7.59%) Spring
9 146 (7.53%) React
10 117 (6.04%) CSS3
11 112 (5.78%) RESTful
12 110 (5.68%) REST
13 101 (5.21%) jQuery
14 98 (5.06%) JSON
15 93 (4.80%) J2EE
16 86 (4.44%) XML
17 74 (3.82%) ASP.NET
18 70 (3.61%) SOAP
19 63 (3.25%) Sass
20 57 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 236 (12.18%) User Experience
2 110 (5.68%) iPad
3 102 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 98 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 98 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
5 63 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 62 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 39 (2.01%) Public Cloud
8 37 (1.91%) Fixed Income
9 36 (1.86%) Social Media
10 34 (1.75%) Fintech
11 30 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (1.50%) Management Information System
13 25 (1.29%) Algorithms
14 16 (0.83%) Blog
15 14 (0.72%) FMCG
15 14 (0.72%) W3C
16 13 (0.67%) Data Centre
16 13 (0.67%) EPoS
17 11 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 229 (11.82%) Linux
2 81 (4.18%) Unix
3 80 (4.13%) Android
4 57 (2.94%) Windows
5 55 (2.84%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.60%) Solaris
7 15 (0.77%) HPUX
7 15 (0.77%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.46%) CentOS
9 9 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.41%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.31%) AIX
12 4 (0.21%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.10%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.10%) zOS
15 1 (0.052%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 978 (50.46%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (24.30%) TDD
3 328 (16.92%) Scrum
4 255 (13.16%) BDD
5 228 (11.76%) DevOps
6 180 (9.29%) Analytics
7 159 (8.20%) Kanban
8 157 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
9 151 (7.79%) MVC
10 141 (7.28%) Microservices
11 126 (6.50%) OO
12 124 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 122 (6.30%) Software Engineering
14 98 (5.06%) Front End Development
15 94 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
16 84 (4.33%) Continuous Delivery
17 83 (4.28%) Pair Programming
17 83 (4.28%) Project Management
18 82 (4.23%) Mentoring
19 81 (4.18%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 486 (25.08%) JavaScript
2 441 (22.76%) Java
3 254 (13.11%) SQL
4 168 (8.67%) C#
5 164 (8.46%) Python
6 105 (5.42%) Ruby
7 86 (4.44%) Scala
8 81 (4.18%) PHP
9 55 (2.84%) Bash Shell
10 52 (2.68%) Perl
11 40 (2.06%) ES6
12 37 (1.91%) R
13 29 (1.50%) Apple Swift
14 26 (1.34%) C++
15 21 (1.08%) Objective-C
16 20 (1.03%) PowerShell
17 19 (0.98%) C
18 13 (0.67%) Go
18 13 (0.67%) MATLAB
19 12 (0.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 97 (5.01%) Degree
2 16 (0.83%) ISEB
3 15 (0.77%) CISSP
3 15 (0.77%) PMI Certification
4 14 (0.72%) PhD
5 12 (0.62%) PMP
6 9 (0.46%) ISSAP
7 5 (0.26%) CCNP
7 5 (0.26%) CISA
7 5 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.21%) CISM
9 3 (0.15%) IIBA
9 3 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.10%) APMP
10 2 (0.10%) CCIE
10 2 (0.10%) CCNA
10 2 (0.10%) CEH
10 2 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.57%) QA
2 34 (1.75%) SDET
3 23 (1.19%) MiFID
4 15 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.41%) WCAG
6 7 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (0.36%) EMIR
6 7 (0.36%) GDPR
7 4 (0.21%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.21%) SEPA
7 4 (0.21%) SLA
8 3 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.15%) PMO
9 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.10%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 126 (6.50%) Docker
2 17 (0.88%) Apache Flume
3 15 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.52%) HDFS
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.21%) XenApp
8 3 (0.15%) Varnish
8 3 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.10%) vCloud
9 2 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.052%) Samba
10 1 (0.052%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.052%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 88 (4.54%) Puppet
2 84 (4.33%) Ansible
3 60 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (1.65%) Kubernetes
4 32 (1.65%) Terraform
5 19 (0.98%) Graphite
5 19 (0.98%) Nagios
6 15 (0.77%) Kibana
7 11 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (0.52%) logstash
9 7 (0.36%) Grafana
9 7 (0.36%) Salt
9 7 (0.36%) StatsD
10 6 (0.31%) Consul
10 6 (0.31%) Galera Cluster
10 6 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
10 6 (0.31%) HAProxy
10 6 (0.31%) Mesos
11 5 (0.26%) Packer
Vendors
1 130 (6.71%) Oracle
2 100 (5.16%) hybris
3 95 (4.90%) Adobe
4 74 (3.82%) ATG
5 66 (3.41%) Microsoft
6 61 (3.15%) IBM
7 52 (2.68%) Google
8 41 (2.12%) SAP
9 37 (1.91%) VMware
10 29 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (1.44%) Demandware
11 28 (1.44%) Tableau
12 24 (1.24%) Atlassian
12 24 (1.24%) Splunk
13 16 (0.83%) Apigee
14 15 (0.77%) Red Hat
15 14 (0.72%) HP
16 13 (0.67%) Cisco
16 13 (0.67%) Citrix
16 13 (0.67%) Omniture
City, London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lafosse Contractors
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 6 months rolling contracts
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Salt
Rate: Negotiable Rates
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates or salaries, 6 months contracts
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Lafosse Contractors
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £495 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates or salaries, 6 months contracts
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £415 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £695 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago