Period
to 21 January 2022

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 2022 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 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 108 98 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 -21 -16
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 934 470 947
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.50% 2.67% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.98% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 351 746
10th Percentile £413 £331 £340
25th Percentile £466 £406 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £750 £675 £625
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
10th Percentile £41.38 £24.00 £14.40
25th Percentile £41.94 £28.13 £18.00
Median hourly rate £49.25 £35.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +40.71% +75.00% +64.95%
75th Percentile £63.25 £46.50 -
90th Percentile £73.60 £53.40 -
England median hourly rate £42.75 £30.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.57% +54.25% -9.09%

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 34,227 15,762 26,875
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.47% 89.42% 88.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,978 11,410 19,576
10th Percentile £381 £325 £319
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £500 £513
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +0.49%
75th Percentile £675 £601 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 143 325
10th Percentile £16.39 £17.01 £12.44
25th Percentile £21.50 £24.06 £16.63
Median hourly rate £37.80 £32.50 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year +16.31% +41.30% +5.70%
75th Percentile £53.75 £50.94 £46.50
90th Percentile £65.00 £64.80 £53.28
England median hourly rate £25.40 £26.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year -5.80% +31.51% -5.79%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in London

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in London.

Daily rate trend for E-Commerce in London

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing E-Commerce in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in London

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in London.

Hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in London

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing E-Commerce in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -51 66 £540 +20.00% 79
West London -20 16 £496 +32.33% 26
North London +4 6 £675 +110.94% 5
South London -10 3 £550 +29.41% 11
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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.

1 338 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (28.48%) Retail
3 209 (22.38%) JavaScript
4 174 (18.63%) React
5 173 (18.52%) Social Skills
6 156 (16.70%) Java
7 154 (16.49%) Node.js
8 142 (15.20%) AWS
9 137 (14.67%) Microservices
10 129 (13.81%) Azure
11 120 (12.85%) Python
12 118 (12.63%) User Experience
13 115 (12.31%) Finance
14 103 (11.03%) SQL
14 103 (11.03%) CI/CD
15 99 (10.60%) Marketing
16 97 (10.39%) TDD
16 97 (10.39%) .NET
16 97 (10.39%) DevOps
17 95 (10.17%) HTML
18 94 (10.06%) CSS
18 94 (10.06%) Full Stack Development
19 91 (9.74%) C#
20 89 (9.53%) Mobile App
21 87 (9.31%) GraphQL
22 78 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
23 76 (8.14%) Scrum
24 72 (7.71%) Kubernetes
25 70 (7.49%) Docker
26 68 (7.28%) JIRA

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 54 (5.78%) CMS
2 32 (3.43%) Confluence
3 22 (2.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 13 (1.39%) Ethereum
5 11 (1.18%) WordPress
6 10 (1.07%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.86%) Apache
7 8 (0.86%) IBM Domino
7 8 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.75%) IIS
9 6 (0.64%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.43%) Apache Airflow
11 4 (0.43%) Apache Pulsar
11 4 (0.43%) Headless CMS
11 4 (0.43%) JBoss
11 4 (0.43%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.43%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.32%) Documentum
12 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (2.03%) Sketch
2 13 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.64%) Marvel
6 5 (0.54%) Adobe XD
6 5 (0.54%) InVision
6 5 (0.54%) Zeplin
7 4 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.32%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.21%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 37 (3.96%) Shopify
2 22 (2.36%) BusinessWorks
3 21 (2.25%) Magento
4 16 (1.71%) SAP Hybris
5 14 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.21%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.11%) Orchestrade
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.11%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.11%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.11%) Social Studio
7 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 142 (15.20%) AWS
2 129 (13.81%) Azure
3 64 (6.85%) GCP
4 59 (6.32%) Serverless
5 40 (4.28%) GitHub
6 34 (3.64%) PaaS
7 30 (3.21%) SaaS
8 24 (2.57%) AWS Lambda
9 20 (2.14%) Azure Service Bus
9 20 (2.14%) Google Analytics
10 14 (1.50%) Power Platform
11 12 (1.28%) Azure Logic Apps
12 10 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (1.07%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 10 (1.07%) Snowflake
13 8 (0.86%) IaaS
13 8 (0.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 7 (0.75%) Adobe Analytics
14 7 (0.75%) Azure Functions
14 7 (0.75%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.89%) TCP/IP
2 19 (2.03%) Internet
3 18 (1.93%) HTTP
4 13 (1.39%) DNS
5 11 (1.18%) Firewall
6 8 (0.86%) DMZ
7 5 (0.54%) SSL
7 5 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.32%) Intranet
8 3 (0.32%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.32%) VPN
8 3 (0.32%) WAN
9 2 (0.21%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.21%) NAS
9 2 (0.21%) SAN
10 1 (0.11%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.11%) LAN
10 1 (0.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (3.00%) MongoDB
4 25 (2.68%) NoSQL
5 20 (2.14%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.82%) Big Data
6 17 (1.82%) BigQuery
6 17 (1.82%) Blockchain
7 16 (1.71%) MySQL
8 14 (1.50%) Power BI
9 10 (1.07%) Redis
10 9 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.75%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (0.64%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (0.54%) DB2
13 5 (0.54%) HBase
13 5 (0.54%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 68 (7.28%) JIRA
2 63 (6.75%) Git (software)
3 53 (5.67%) Jenkins
4 17 (1.82%) webpack
5 16 (1.71%) Maven
6 14 (1.50%) GitLab
7 12 (1.28%) Bitbucket
7 12 (1.28%) Grunt
7 12 (1.28%) JUnit
7 12 (1.28%) Mockito
8 10 (1.07%) Cypress.io
8 10 (1.07%) gulp
8 10 (1.07%) Selenium
9 9 (0.96%) ESLint
9 9 (0.96%) WebDriver
10 8 (0.86%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.75%) SonarQube
11 7 (0.75%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.64%) MLflow
General
1 266 (28.48%) Retail
2 173 (18.52%) Social Skills
3 115 (12.31%) Finance
4 99 (10.60%) Marketing
5 41 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (4.07%) Presentation Skills
7 36 (3.85%) Front Office
8 26 (2.78%) Banking
9 22 (2.36%) Organisational Skills
10 19 (2.03%) Influencing Skills
11 16 (1.71%) Advertising
11 16 (1.71%) Publishing
11 16 (1.71%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.86%) Games
12 8 (0.86%) Law
12 8 (0.86%) Public Sector
13 7 (0.75%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.54%) Automotive
14 5 (0.54%) Legal
14 5 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 266 (28.48%) Developer
2 108 (11.56%) Analyst
2 108 (11.56%) Architect
3 67 (7.17%) Business Analyst
4 65 (6.96%) React Developer
5 64 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
6 51 (5.46%) Senior Developer
7 45 (4.82%) Project Manager
8 43 (4.60%) Designer
9 36 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 34 (3.64%) E-Commerce Manager
11 32 (3.43%) Java Developer
12 31 (3.32%) .NET Developer
12 31 (3.32%) E-Commerce Architect
12 31 (3.32%) Full Stack Developer
13 30 (3.21%) Node.js Developer
14 27 (2.89%) AWS Engineer
14 27 (2.89%) Data Engineer
14 27 (2.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 26 (2.78%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (18.63%) React
2 154 (16.49%) Node.js
3 97 (10.39%) .NET
4 95 (10.17%) HTML
5 94 (10.06%) CSS
6 87 (9.31%) GraphQL
7 65 (6.96%) REST
8 38 (4.07%) Spring
9 37 (3.96%) RESTful
10 33 (3.53%) AngularJS
10 33 (3.53%) XML
11 32 (3.43%) Kafka
12 31 (3.32%) JSON
12 31 (3.32%) Web Services
13 30 (3.21%) CSS3
13 30 (3.21%) jQuery
14 29 (3.10%) Vue.js
15 28 (3.00%) ASP.NET
15 28 (3.00%) HTML5
16 24 (2.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 118 (12.63%) User Experience
2 89 (9.53%) Mobile App
3 61 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
4 43 (4.60%) iPad
5 34 (3.64%) Virtual Team
6 30 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (2.36%) Derivative
8 18 (1.93%) Social Media
9 15 (1.61%) Data Structures
9 15 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
11 13 (1.39%) Cloud Native
11 13 (1.39%) Legacy Systems
11 13 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
12 12 (1.28%) FMCG
12 12 (1.28%) Marketing Technology
13 9 (0.96%) Digital Media
14 8 (0.86%) Legacy Applications
15 7 (0.75%) Photography
15 7 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (6.64%) Linux
2 50 (5.35%) Windows
3 43 (4.60%) Unix
4 25 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.36%) Android
6 5 (0.54%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.32%) Debian
8 3 (0.32%) VMS
9 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.11%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.11%) CentOS
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (14.67%) Microservices
3 103 (11.03%) CI/CD
4 97 (10.39%) DevOps
4 97 (10.39%) TDD
5 94 (10.06%) Full Stack Development
6 78 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 76 (8.14%) Scrum
8 65 (6.96%) Analytics
9 63 (6.75%) Software Engineering
10 61 (6.53%) UX Design
11 58 (6.21%) Problem-Solving
12 57 (6.10%) Project Management
13 51 (5.46%) CRM
13 51 (5.46%) Test Automation
14 50 (5.35%) BDD
15 47 (5.03%) B2C
16 43 (4.60%) Front End Development
16 43 (4.60%) Migration
16 43 (4.60%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 209 (22.38%) JavaScript
2 156 (16.70%) Java
3 120 (12.85%) Python
4 103 (11.03%) SQL
5 91 (9.74%) C#
6 64 (6.85%) TypeScript
7 28 (3.00%) Scala
8 26 (2.78%) Java 11
8 26 (2.78%) Perl
9 25 (2.68%) PHP
10 23 (2.46%) Ruby
11 15 (1.61%) C++
12 12 (1.28%) ES6
12 12 (1.28%) Java 8
12 12 (1.28%) Kotlin
13 10 (1.07%) C
13 10 (1.07%) Go
14 8 (0.86%) Apple Swift
15 6 (0.64%) Groovy
16 4 (0.43%) Ada
Qualifications
1 42 (4.50%) Degree
2 5 (0.54%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.21%) APMG
3 2 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) CISM
4 1 (0.11%) CISSP
4 1 (0.11%) CSPO
4 1 (0.11%) ISEB
4 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.11%) PMP
4 1 (0.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.46%) QA
2 31 (3.32%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.43%) PMO
5 3 (0.32%) GDPR
6 2 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.21%) PSD2
6 2 (0.21%) SLA
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 70 (7.49%) Docker
2 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 72 (7.71%) Kubernetes
2 49 (5.25%) Terraform
3 22 (2.36%) BladeLogic
4 8 (0.86%) Ansible
4 8 (0.86%) Grafana
5 6 (0.64%) Istio
6 5 (0.54%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.32%) Puppet
8 2 (0.21%) Consul
8 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.11%) Kibana
9 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 56 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
2 53 (5.67%) Adobe
3 51 (5.46%) Google
4 38 (4.07%) SAP
5 37 (3.96%) Oracle
6 36 (3.85%) hybris
7 30 (3.21%) Microsoft
8 22 (2.36%) BMC
8 22 (2.36%) TIBCO
9 14 (1.50%) Demandware
9 14 (1.50%) IBM
10 10 (1.07%) PayPal
11 8 (0.86%) WorldPay
11 8 (0.86%) Xerox
12 6 (0.64%) Apple
12 6 (0.64%) VMware
13 5 (0.54%) Bloomberg
13 5 (0.54%) Elastic Path
13 5 (0.54%) MuleSoft
13 5 (0.54%) Red Hat