Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 42 40
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2,167 2,021 2,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.68% 4.93% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.40% 5.74% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,698 1,524 1,638
London median daily rate £496 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.42% +5.56% +3.15%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £309
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
London median hourly rate £26.69 £37.64 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.10% -28.31% +52.17%
10th Percentile £25.21 £18.22 £45.00
90th Percentile £71.25 £88.81 £58.00
England median hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +88.57% -37.50% +1.82%

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 40,129 35,222 37,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.66% 85.90% 85.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,272 25,345 27,124
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £645
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 398 459
London median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.00% +25.53% +7.07%
10th Percentile £13.68 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.58 £53.94 £50.20
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.42
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.75% +14.24%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 -5 421 £500 +5.26% 142
West London -15 114 £475 +11.76% 101
South London -24 32 £425 +17.24% 27
North London +2 17 £431 -17.86% 14
East London -12 6 £515 +14.44% 34
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 1,096 (50.58%) Agile Software Development
2 591 (27.27%) Java
3 543 (25.06%) Retail
4 516 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 456 (21.04%) TDD
6 356 (16.43%) HTML
7 352 (16.24%) Amazon AWS
8 321 (14.81%) Scrum
9 313 (14.44%) CSS
10 303 (13.98%) BDD
11 297 (13.71%) C#
12 290 (13.38%) .NET
13 275 (12.69%) Finance
14 273 (12.60%) MVC
15 262 (12.09%) SQL
15 262 (12.09%) Web Services
15 262 (12.09%) Git (software)
16 257 (11.86%) DevOps
17 248 (11.44%) Microservices
18 238 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
19 215 (9.92%) React
20 203 (9.37%) Microsoft Azure
21 202 (9.32%) Node.js
21 202 (9.32%) Jenkins
22 198 (9.14%) RESTful
23 190 (8.77%) Python
24 183 (8.44%) Test Automation
25 181 (8.35%) User Experience
26 177 (8.17%) REST
26 177 (8.17%) Spring

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
1 133 (6.14%) CMS
2 107 (4.94%) WebSphere
3 80 (3.69%) Apache
4 73 (3.37%) Tomcat
5 65 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
6 59 (2.72%) Confluence
7 46 (2.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 37 (1.71%) Apache Spark
9 25 (1.15%) SAS
10 24 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 19 (0.88%) Drupal
11 19 (0.88%) nginx
12 18 (0.83%) EPiServer
13 17 (0.78%) Apache Solr
13 17 (0.78%) JBoss
14 16 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
15 15 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
16 14 (0.65%) MQSeries
17 12 (0.55%) Apache Pig
18 11 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 47 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 24 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (0.46%) InVision
6 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.46%) SPSS
7 9 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.23%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.14%) HipChat
10 2 (0.092%) Mingle
11 1 (0.046%) Shockwave
11 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.046%) Stata
Business Applications
1 61 (2.81%) Magento
2 47 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
3 28 (1.29%) SAP Hybris
4 14 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
6 7 (0.32%) ION MarketView
7 6 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.28%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.14%) Shopify
10 2 (0.092%) Endur
10 2 (0.092%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.092%) OpenCart
10 2 (0.092%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.092%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 2 (0.092%) RMDS
10 2 (0.092%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 352 (16.24%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (9.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (2.17%) Google Analytics
4 45 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
5 43 (1.98%) GitHub
6 29 (1.34%) Serverless
7 24 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (1.11%) SaaS
8 23 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
9 20 (0.92%) Amazon S3
9 20 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
11 17 (0.78%) PaaS
12 15 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.69%) npm
13 12 (0.55%) Akamai
13 12 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
14 9 (0.42%) IaaS
15 8 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.54%) Internet
2 36 (1.66%) HTTP
3 24 (1.11%) Firewall
4 23 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.55%) DNS
6 10 (0.46%) FTP
7 9 (0.42%) LAN
8 7 (0.32%) SMS
9 6 (0.28%) WAN
10 5 (0.23%) SSL
11 4 (0.18%) Network Security
12 3 (0.14%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (0.14%) Intranet
12 3 (0.14%) MPLS
12 3 (0.14%) OSPF
12 3 (0.14%) Skype
13 2 (0.092%) DHCP
13 2 (0.092%) SNMP
13 2 (0.092%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (5.68%) NoSQL
2 106 (4.89%) SQL Server
3 102 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 98 (4.52%) MySQL
5 94 (4.34%) MongoDB
6 69 (3.18%) Big Data
7 55 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
9 42 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 38 (1.75%) Redis
11 27 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (1.20%) Endeca
13 21 (0.97%) RDBMS
14 19 (0.88%) Apache Hive
15 17 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 16 (0.74%) Data Lake
17 15 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
17 15 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 10 (0.46%) RavenDB
18 10 (0.46%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 262 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 202 (9.32%) Jenkins
3 142 (6.55%) JIRA
4 112 (5.17%) TeamCity
5 105 (4.85%) Selenium
6 104 (4.80%) JUnit
7 82 (3.78%) Cucumber
8 80 (3.69%) Octopus Deploy
9 62 (2.86%) Mockito
10 48 (2.22%) Maven
11 44 (2.03%) WebDriver
12 40 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 39 (1.80%) TestNG
14 32 (1.48%) Subversion
15 31 (1.43%) webpack
16 30 (1.38%) Gradle
17 26 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (1.20%) SonarQube
18 25 (1.15%) Spock
19 22 (1.02%) Mocha
General
1 543 (25.06%) Retail
2 275 (12.69%) Finance
3 175 (8.08%) Banking
4 155 (7.15%) Marketing
5 76 (3.51%) Front Office
6 75 (3.46%) Investment Banking
7 70 (3.23%) Games
8 37 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.11%) Law
10 20 (0.92%) Publishing
11 13 (0.60%) Advertising
12 12 (0.55%) Legal
13 11 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.46%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.42%) Electronics
15 9 (0.42%) German Language
16 7 (0.32%) Back Office
17 6 (0.28%) Billing
18 5 (0.23%) Automotive
18 5 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 881 (40.66%) Developer
2 272 (12.55%) Analyst
3 194 (8.95%) Java Developer
4 167 (7.71%) Project Manager
5 158 (7.29%) Business Analyst
6 156 (7.20%) Senior Developer
7 132 (6.09%) .NET Developer
8 129 (5.95%) E-Commerce Developer
9 113 (5.21%) C# Developer
10 102 (4.71%) Architect
11 98 (4.52%) JavaScript Developer
12 94 (4.34%) DevOps Engineer
13 83 (3.83%) E-Commerce Manager
14 77 (3.55%) Designer
15 75 (3.46%) React Developer
16 68 (3.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 63 (2.91%) E-Commerce Analyst
18 61 (2.81%) Full Stack Developer
19 59 (2.72%) E-Commerce Project Manager
19 59 (2.72%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (16.43%) HTML
2 313 (14.44%) CSS
3 290 (13.38%) .NET
4 262 (12.09%) Web Services
5 215 (9.92%) React
6 202 (9.32%) Node.js
7 198 (9.14%) RESTful
8 177 (8.17%) REST
8 177 (8.17%) Spring
9 170 (7.84%) AngularJS
10 167 (7.71%) HTML5
11 124 (5.72%) J2EE
12 123 (5.68%) ASP.NET
13 118 (5.45%) SOAP
14 114 (5.26%) CSS3
15 111 (5.12%) jQuery
16 95 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 93 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 72 (3.32%) JSON
19 66 (3.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 181 (8.35%) User Experience
2 108 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (4.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 96 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
5 94 (4.34%) iPad
6 78 (3.60%) Mobile App
7 69 (3.18%) Computer Science
8 63 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
9 48 (2.22%) Algorithms
10 45 (2.08%) Fixed Income
11 43 (1.98%) Fintech
12 37 (1.71%) Online Games
13 35 (1.62%) Blog
13 35 (1.62%) Data Structures
14 32 (1.48%) Public Cloud
15 31 (1.43%) Social Media
16 26 (1.20%) Virtual Team
17 15 (0.69%) Derivative
18 14 (0.65%) Data Centre
18 14 (0.65%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 156 (7.20%) Linux
2 115 (5.31%) Unix
3 82 (3.78%) Windows
4 65 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 32 (1.48%) Android
6 25 (1.15%) Solaris
7 22 (1.02%) Mac OS X
8 14 (0.65%) HPUX
8 14 (0.65%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.28%) CentOS
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.092%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.092%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.046%) AIX
13 1 (0.046%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.046%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,096 (50.58%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (21.04%) TDD
3 321 (14.81%) Scrum
4 303 (13.98%) BDD
5 273 (12.60%) MVC
6 257 (11.86%) DevOps
7 248 (11.44%) Microservices
8 238 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
9 183 (8.44%) Test Automation
10 170 (7.84%) Analytics
11 157 (7.25%) Project Management
12 138 (6.37%) OO
13 132 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 124 (5.72%) Software Engineering
15 123 (5.68%) Kanban
16 113 (5.21%) Front End Development
17 107 (4.94%) Continuous Delivery
18 102 (4.71%) Pair Programming
19 100 (4.61%) SOA
20 99 (4.57%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 591 (27.27%) Java
2 516 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 297 (13.71%) C#
4 262 (12.09%) SQL
5 190 (8.77%) Python
6 98 (4.52%) PHP
7 96 (4.43%) Scala
8 68 (3.14%) C++
9 64 (2.95%) Ruby
10 60 (2.77%) Bash Shell
11 56 (2.58%) ES6
12 52 (2.40%) PowerShell
13 48 (2.22%) R
14 35 (1.62%) Perl
15 29 (1.34%) Apple Swift
15 29 (1.34%) Objective-C
15 29 (1.34%) T-SQL
16 28 (1.29%) Groovy
17 23 (1.06%) Go
18 21 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (5.54%) Degree
2 37 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (0.78%) PhD
4 14 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
4 14 (0.65%) PMP
5 12 (0.55%) Master's Degree
5 12 (0.55%) PMI Certification
6 10 (0.46%) ISEB
6 10 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.37%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.32%) AWS Certification
8 7 (0.32%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.23%) VCP6
10 5 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.18%) CISM
11 4 (0.18%) CISSP
12 3 (0.14%) CISA
12 3 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (7.98%) QA
2 22 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 18 (0.83%) GDPR
4 17 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 16 (0.74%) MiFID
6 11 (0.51%) SLA
6 11 (0.51%) WCAG
7 10 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.37%) PMO
9 5 (0.23%) GCP
10 2 (0.092%) EMIR
10 2 (0.092%) WAI
11 1 (0.046%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.046%) COBIT
11 1 (0.046%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.046%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.046%) PSD2
System Software
1 155 (7.15%) Docker
2 27 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.15%) vCloud
4 22 (1.02%) vSphere
5 12 (0.55%) Apache Flume
6 10 (0.46%) Active Directory
7 8 (0.37%) HDFS
8 5 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.092%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.046%) Varnish
10 1 (0.046%) Xen
Systems Management
1 86 (3.97%) Ansible
2 85 (3.92%) Puppet
3 72 (3.32%) Kubernetes
4 60 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (2.77%) Terraform
5 22 (1.02%) Grafana
6 21 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (0.74%) StatsD
8 14 (0.65%) Mesos
9 10 (0.46%) Kibana
9 10 (0.46%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
10 8 (0.37%) logstash
10 8 (0.37%) Nagios
10 8 (0.37%) Packer
11 7 (0.32%) Consul
12 5 (0.23%) SCCM
12 5 (0.23%) vCenter Server
13 4 (0.18%) Graphite
13 4 (0.18%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 143 (6.60%) hybris
2 135 (6.23%) Oracle
3 96 (4.43%) Adobe
4 88 (4.06%) Microsoft
5 72 (3.32%) Google
6 69 (3.18%) ATG
7 61 (2.81%) IBM
8 53 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
9 49 (2.26%) Demandware
10 44 (2.03%) SAP
11 33 (1.52%) Tableau
11 33 (1.52%) VMware
12 28 (1.29%) Splunk
13 21 (0.97%) Sitecore
14 17 (0.78%) TIBCO
15 16 (0.74%) HP
16 14 (0.65%) Apple
16 14 (0.65%) Cloudera
17 13 (0.60%) Hortonworks
18 12 (0.55%) Talend