Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 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
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 40 40
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 -2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2091 2266 2097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.40% 5.07% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 5.88% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 1749 1650
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £315 £305
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
London median hourly rate £33.75 £54.25 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.78% -5.66% +309.54%
10th Percentile £26.63 £19.42 £41.57
90th Percentile £41.88 £101.00 £87.50
England median hourly rate £32.16 £20.46 £33.50
% change year-on-year +57.16% -38.93% +59.52%

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 41312 38526 38800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.86% 86.24% 84.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30090 27584 27717
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £288
90th Percentile £675 £648 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 420 471
London median hourly rate £22.26 £22.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.03% +11.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.23 £12.11 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.67 £50.37 £50.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.44 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.31% +11.07% +15.79%

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 13 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in London over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor 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 13 December 2017. 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 -8 388 £500 +5.26% 84
West London -21 91 £475 +18.75% 39
South London -24 29 £425 +13.33% 15
North London +1 20 £425 +9.68% 8
East London -22 15 £515 +14.44% 6
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 1038 (49.64%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (27.07%) Java
3 520 (24.87%) Retail
4 482 (23.05%) JavaScript
5 454 (21.71%) TDD
6 361 (17.26%) HTML
7 333 (15.93%) Scrum
8 308 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
9 307 (14.68%) CSS
10 306 (14.63%) BDD
11 293 (14.01%) SQL
12 257 (12.29%) DevOps
13 253 (12.10%) Finance
14 251 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
15 247 (11.81%) Web Services
16 239 (11.43%) Git (software)
17 233 (11.14%) Microservices
18 224 (10.71%) User Experience
19 221 (10.57%) .NET
20 217 (10.38%) C#
21 213 (10.19%) MVC
22 205 (9.80%) Jenkins
23 204 (9.76%) Test Automation
24 200 (9.56%) React
25 191 (9.13%) Node.js
26 190 (9.09%) Spring
27 188 (8.99%) Linux
28 186 (8.90%) HTML5
29 184 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
30 180 (8.61%) REST

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
1 122 (5.83%) WebSphere
2 103 (4.93%) CMS
3 65 (3.11%) Confluence
4 62 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 50 (2.39%) Apache
7 49 (2.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 35 (1.67%) JBoss
9 28 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 27 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 24 (1.15%) Drupal
12 20 (0.96%) Apache Spark
13 19 (0.91%) Apache Solr
14 15 (0.72%) SAS
15 14 (0.67%) OpenStack
16 13 (0.62%) MQSeries
17 12 (0.57%) IIS
18 11 (0.53%) Umbraco
19 10 (0.48%) WordPress
20 9 (0.43%) EPiServer
Applications
1 32 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (1.48%) Photoshop
3 23 (1.10%) InVision
4 19 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.38%) HipChat
7 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (0.33%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.096%) Flinto
10 2 (0.096%) GIMP
10 2 (0.096%) Mingle
10 2 (0.096%) SPSS
10 2 (0.096%) Stata
11 1 (0.048%) InDesign
11 1 (0.048%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 55 (2.63%) Magento
2 40 (1.91%) Payment Gateway
3 28 (1.34%) SAP Hybris
4 14 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
5 10 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.33%) ION MarketView
7 6 (0.29%) Shopify
8 5 (0.24%) RMDS
9 4 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.14%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 3 (0.14%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.14%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.096%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.096%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.096%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 308 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (1.77%) GitHub
4 34 (1.63%) Google Analytics
5 31 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (1.34%) SaaS
7 19 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
8 16 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
9 15 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.67%) npm
11 12 (0.57%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.57%) IaaS
11 12 (0.57%) Serverless
12 11 (0.53%) PaaS
12 11 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
13 9 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (0.38%) AdWords
14 8 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.49%) Internet
2 41 (1.96%) HTTP
3 27 (1.29%) Firewall
4 16 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.53%) DNS
6 10 (0.48%) LAN
7 9 (0.43%) FTP
8 8 (0.38%) SSL
9 7 (0.33%) WAN
10 6 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (0.29%) Intranet
10 6 (0.29%) VPN
11 5 (0.24%) BGP
11 5 (0.24%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.19%) DHCP
12 4 (0.19%) Network Security
12 4 (0.19%) SMS
13 3 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (4.88%) NoSQL
2 85 (4.07%) MySQL
3 83 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 77 (3.68%) SQL Server
5 74 (3.54%) MongoDB
6 55 (2.63%) Big Data
7 50 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (1.72%) Redis
9 33 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (1.34%) Hadoop
11 27 (1.29%) Endeca
12 20 (0.96%) RDBMS
13 16 (0.77%) DB2
14 15 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
15 12 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (0.43%) Apache Hive
16 9 (0.43%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 239 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 205 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 147 (7.03%) JIRA
4 121 (5.79%) Selenium
5 106 (5.07%) JUnit
6 88 (4.21%) Cucumber
7 87 (4.16%) TeamCity
8 69 (3.30%) Mockito
9 59 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
10 55 (2.63%) Maven
11 52 (2.49%) WebDriver
12 48 (2.30%) webpack
13 39 (1.87%) gulp
14 36 (1.72%) Gradle
14 36 (1.72%) Grunt
15 35 (1.67%) Mocha
16 29 (1.39%) Spock
17 27 (1.29%) Jasmine
18 25 (1.20%) TestNG
19 24 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 520 (24.87%) Retail
2 253 (12.10%) Finance
3 136 (6.50%) Marketing
4 133 (6.36%) Banking
5 93 (4.45%) Games
6 67 (3.20%) Front Office
7 65 (3.11%) Investment Banking
8 39 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 27 (1.29%) Publishing
10 19 (0.91%) Law
11 10 (0.48%) Back Office
11 10 (0.48%) Electronics
11 10 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.38%) Legal
13 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.33%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.33%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.29%) German Language
14 6 (0.29%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.29%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 821 (39.26%) Developer
2 246 (11.76%) Analyst
3 194 (9.28%) Java Developer
4 147 (7.03%) Business Analyst
5 142 (6.79%) Senior Developer
6 138 (6.60%) Project Manager
7 120 (5.74%) DevOps Engineer
8 109 (5.21%) E-Commerce Developer
9 103 (4.93%) Architect
10 99 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 95 (4.54%) Designer
12 93 (4.45%) C# Developer
13 85 (4.07%) .NET Developer
14 79 (3.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 65 (3.11%) UX Designer
16 63 (3.01%) E-Commerce Manager
16 63 (3.01%) Full Stack Developer
17 62 (2.97%) Tester
18 55 (2.63%) Automation Tester
18 55 (2.63%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (17.26%) HTML
2 307 (14.68%) CSS
3 247 (11.81%) Web Services
4 221 (10.57%) .NET
5 200 (9.56%) React
6 191 (9.13%) Node.js
7 190 (9.09%) Spring
8 186 (8.90%) HTML5
9 180 (8.61%) REST
10 173 (8.27%) RESTful
11 166 (7.94%) AngularJS
12 140 (6.70%) J2EE
13 120 (5.74%) CSS3
14 113 (5.40%) SOAP
15 109 (5.21%) jQuery
16 86 (4.11%) ASP.NET
17 82 (3.92%) JSON
18 80 (3.83%) Sass
19 79 (3.78%) XML
20 69 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 224 (10.71%) User Experience
2 106 (5.07%) Mobile App
3 105 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 78 (3.73%) iPad
6 73 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
7 61 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 40 (1.91%) Online Games
10 39 (1.87%) Fintech
10 39 (1.87%) Virtual Team
11 38 (1.82%) Algorithms
12 35 (1.67%) Data Structures
12 35 (1.67%) Fixed Income
13 33 (1.58%) Social Media
14 30 (1.43%) Public Cloud
15 26 (1.24%) Blog
16 15 (0.72%) FMCG
17 14 (0.67%) Derivative
18 13 (0.62%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 188 (8.99%) Linux
2 114 (5.45%) Unix
3 95 (4.54%) Windows
4 70 (3.35%) Apple iOS
5 47 (2.25%) Android
6 23 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 18 (0.86%) Solaris
7 18 (0.86%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 9 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.29%) HPUX
11 4 (0.19%) CentOS
11 4 (0.19%) Debian
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.096%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.048%) AIX
13 1 (0.048%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.048%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.048%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.048%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1038 (49.64%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (21.71%) TDD
3 333 (15.93%) Scrum
4 306 (14.63%) BDD
5 257 (12.29%) DevOps
6 251 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 233 (11.14%) Microservices
8 213 (10.19%) MVC
9 204 (9.76%) Test Automation
10 150 (7.17%) OO
11 137 (6.55%) Project Management
12 136 (6.50%) Analytics
13 135 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 129 (6.17%) Kanban
15 124 (5.93%) Software Engineering
16 103 (4.93%) CRM
16 103 (4.93%) Front End Development
17 102 (4.88%) SOA
18 95 (4.54%) Pair Programming
19 89 (4.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 566 (27.07%) Java
2 482 (23.05%) JavaScript
3 293 (14.01%) SQL
4 217 (10.38%) C#
5 162 (7.75%) Python
6 102 (4.88%) PHP
7 88 (4.21%) Scala
8 83 (3.97%) ES6
9 67 (3.20%) Ruby
10 51 (2.44%) C++
11 48 (2.30%) PowerShell
12 47 (2.25%) Bash Shell
13 33 (1.58%) R
14 30 (1.43%) Go
14 30 (1.43%) Perl
15 27 (1.29%) Apple Swift
16 26 (1.24%) Objective-C
17 23 (1.10%) Shell Script
18 20 (0.96%) T-SQL
19 16 (0.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 94 (4.50%) Degree
2 23 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.53%) Master's Degree
4 10 (0.48%) ISEB
4 10 (0.48%) PMP
5 9 (0.43%) PhD
6 7 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.24%) VCP6
8 5 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.14%) IIBA
9 3 (0.14%) SANS
10 2 (0.096%) APMP
10 2 (0.096%) CCIE
10 2 (0.096%) CCNP
10 2 (0.096%) CISA
10 2 (0.096%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (8.32%) QA
2 18 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.72%) WCAG
4 13 (0.62%) MiFID
5 12 (0.57%) GDPR
6 11 (0.53%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.48%) SLA
8 9 (0.43%) WAI
9 8 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.29%) PMO
11 2 (0.096%) EMIR
12 1 (0.048%) COBIT
12 1 (0.048%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.048%) SEPA
System Software
1 163 (7.80%) Docker
2 26 (1.24%) vCloud
3 20 (0.96%) vSphere
4 19 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.86%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.24%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.096%) Varnish
8 2 (0.096%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.048%) HDFS
9 1 (0.048%) KVM
9 1 (0.048%) Xen
9 1 (0.048%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 94 (4.50%) Ansible
2 91 (4.35%) Puppet
3 76 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
4 67 (3.20%) Terraform
5 66 (3.16%) Kubernetes
6 17 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (0.62%) Grafana
7 13 (0.62%) Mesos
8 11 (0.53%) StatsD
9 10 (0.48%) Packer
10 8 (0.38%) Consul
10 8 (0.38%) Prometheus
11 7 (0.33%) Kibana
11 7 (0.33%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.29%) Nagios
12 6 (0.29%) vCenter Server
13 5 (0.24%) logstash
14 4 (0.19%) SCCM
15 3 (0.14%) Marathon
16 2 (0.096%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 168 (8.03%) Oracle
2 122 (5.83%) hybris
3 96 (4.59%) Adobe
4 90 (4.30%) ATG
5 65 (3.11%) IBM
6 56 (2.68%) Microsoft
7 55 (2.63%) Google
8 49 (2.34%) SAP
9 45 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
10 34 (1.63%) Demandware
11 30 (1.43%) Tableau
12 25 (1.20%) VMware
13 24 (1.15%) Apple
14 22 (1.05%) Splunk
15 19 (0.91%) TIBCO
16 15 (0.72%) Sitecore
17 14 (0.67%) Atlassian
17 14 (0.67%) ION Trading
18 13 (0.62%) Cisco
18 13 (0.62%) Teradata