Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 56 56
Rank change year-on-year -13 0 -17
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1,250 2,134 2,036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.47% 4.60% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 5.22% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1,689 1,557
London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £313
90th Percentile £625 £638 £638
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
London median hourly rate £27.50 £12.13 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.80% -71.47% -21.65%
10th Percentile £17.60 £10.50 £41.25
90th Percentile £55.25 £17.84 £43.75
England median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £32.16
% change year-on-year +41.03% -39.36% +46.16%

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 31,663 40,916 41,545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.83% 88.16% 88.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,706 29,535 30,140
London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.82%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £663
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 477 408
London median hourly rate £24.04 £22.93 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.84% +1.91% +3.45%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.24 £13.31
90th Percentile £53.75 £54.30 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £21.95 £23.14
% change year-on-year +9.34% -5.14% +2.84%

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 15 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 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 -16 298 £500 - 102
West London -8 80 £438 -6.17% 47
South London +11 42 £475 -9.52% 6
North London +13 12 £413 +0.61% 4
East London +19 10 £575 +15.00% 17
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 567 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (28.16%) Retail
3 344 (27.52%) JavaScript
4 230 (18.40%) TDD
5 222 (17.76%) HTML
5 222 (17.76%) Java
6 210 (16.80%) CSS
7 204 (16.32%) Scrum
8 186 (14.88%) AWS
9 174 (13.92%) React
10 165 (13.20%) Microservices
11 164 (13.12%) DevOps
12 148 (11.84%) User Experience
13 145 (11.60%) BDD
14 139 (11.12%) Node.js
15 129 (10.32%) Docker
16 117 (9.36%) SQL
17 112 (8.96%) Marketing
18 104 (8.32%) Git (software)
19 101 (8.08%) Front End Development
19 101 (8.08%) Python
20 100 (8.00%) Kubernetes
21 99 (7.92%) Kanban
22 98 (7.84%) Test Automation
23 94 (7.52%) Azure
24 93 (7.44%) Analytics
24 93 (7.44%) .NET
25 91 (7.28%) Jenkins
26 87 (6.96%) AngularJS
27 86 (6.88%) C#

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 49 (3.92%) CMS
2 48 (3.84%) WebSphere
3 37 (2.96%) Confluence
4 27 (2.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 21 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.44%) Apache
6 18 (1.44%) Apache Spark
7 11 (0.88%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.72%) Drupal
8 9 (0.72%) WordPress
9 8 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.56%) IIS
11 5 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
12 4 (0.32%) Commerce Server
12 4 (0.32%) SAS
13 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.24%) Magnolia
13 3 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.16%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 46 (3.68%) Sketch
2 27 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (2.00%) InVision
3 25 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 22 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.72%) Marvel
6 9 (0.72%) Zeplin
7 5 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.24%) Figma
10 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.16%) SPSS
10 2 (0.16%) Stata
11 1 (0.080%) FreeHand
11 1 (0.080%) InDesign
11 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Project
11 1 (0.080%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 56 (4.48%) Magento
2 23 (1.84%) Shopify
3 13 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (0.88%) SAP Hybris
5 7 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.16%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.080%) BASE24
10 1 (0.080%) Distributed Ledger
10 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.080%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.080%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.080%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (0.080%) Postilion
10 1 (0.080%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 186 (14.88%) AWS
2 94 (7.52%) Azure
3 55 (4.40%) GCP
4 34 (2.72%) Serverless
5 30 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
7 22 (1.76%) Google Analytics
8 15 (1.20%) Amazon S3
9 14 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
9 14 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (0.96%) Amazon ECS
11 12 (0.96%) Power Platform
12 10 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.80%) GitHub
13 9 (0.72%) SaaS
14 8 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
15 7 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
15 7 (0.56%) npm
16 6 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.60%) HTTP
2 18 (1.44%) Internet
3 10 (0.80%) Firewall
4 8 (0.64%) DNS
5 6 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.24%) LAN
6 3 (0.24%) SAN
6 3 (0.24%) SSH
6 3 (0.24%) WAN
7 2 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.16%) Network Security
7 2 (0.16%) VLAN
7 2 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.080%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.080%) Intranet
8 1 (0.080%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.080%) NFC
8 1 (0.080%) SMS
8 1 (0.080%) VPN
8 1 (0.080%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (3.12%) MySQL
2 39 (3.12%) SQL Server
3 37 (2.96%) MongoDB
4 29 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 20 (1.60%) NoSQL
7 18 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
8 17 (1.36%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.12%) Big Data
10 13 (1.04%) BigQuery
11 12 (0.96%) Power BI
12 11 (0.88%) Amazon Athena
12 11 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (0.88%) Apache Hive
13 10 (0.80%) KDB
13 10 (0.80%) Kdb+
14 9 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 104 (8.32%) Git (software)
2 91 (7.28%) Jenkins
3 86 (6.88%) JIRA
4 42 (3.36%) Selenium
5 41 (3.28%) Cucumber
6 38 (3.04%) JUnit
7 36 (2.88%) Maven
8 34 (2.72%) Mockito
9 24 (1.92%) DbUnit
9 24 (1.92%) jMock
9 24 (1.92%) SonarQube
10 22 (1.76%) Jasmine
11 18 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (1.44%) GitLab
12 16 (1.28%) Axure RP
12 16 (1.28%) Mocha
12 16 (1.28%) TeamCity
13 14 (1.12%) webpack
14 13 (1.04%) Grunt
15 11 (0.88%) Gradle
General
1 352 (28.16%) Retail
2 112 (8.96%) Marketing
3 83 (6.64%) Finance
4 57 (4.56%) Games
5 37 (2.96%) Banking
6 19 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.28%) German Language
7 16 (1.28%) Law
7 16 (1.28%) Legal
8 15 (1.20%) Front Office
9 14 (1.12%) Advertising
10 13 (1.04%) Spanish Language
11 12 (0.96%) Telecoms
12 10 (0.80%) Back Office
13 9 (0.72%) Public Sector
14 7 (0.56%) French Language
14 7 (0.56%) Italian Language
15 6 (0.48%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.32%) Electronics
17 3 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 481 (38.48%) Developer
2 141 (11.28%) Analyst
3 95 (7.60%) React Developer
4 81 (6.48%) Java Developer
5 77 (6.16%) Architect
6 76 (6.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 75 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 74 (5.92%) Business Analyst
9 73 (5.84%) Designer
9 73 (5.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 67 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
11 54 (4.32%) E-Commerce Developer
12 49 (3.92%) E-Commerce Analyst
12 49 (3.92%) E-Commerce Manager
13 44 (3.52%) Project Manager
14 39 (3.12%) C# Developer
15 38 (3.04%) Lead Developer
16 36 (2.88%) UI Designer
17 35 (2.80%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
17 35 (2.80%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (17.76%) HTML
2 210 (16.80%) CSS
3 174 (13.92%) React
4 139 (11.12%) Node.js
5 93 (7.44%) .NET
6 87 (6.96%) AngularJS
7 85 (6.80%) Web Services
8 82 (6.56%) Spring
9 80 (6.40%) HTML5
10 78 (6.24%) RESTful
11 73 (5.84%) Redux
12 64 (5.12%) REST
13 59 (4.72%) CSS3
14 50 (4.00%) SOAP
15 48 (3.84%) Sass
16 44 (3.52%) J2EE
17 39 (3.12%) GraphQL
18 37 (2.96%) jQuery
19 36 (2.88%) Vue.js
20 35 (2.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 148 (11.84%) User Experience
2 63 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 58 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 28 (2.24%) iPad
6 19 (1.52%) Data Structures
7 17 (1.36%) W3C
8 14 (1.12%) Algorithms
9 8 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
9 8 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (0.64%) Public Cloud
9 8 (0.64%) Social Media
9 8 (0.64%) Virtual Team
10 7 (0.56%) EPoS
10 7 (0.56%) Marketing Technology
11 6 (0.48%) Online Games
12 5 (0.40%) FMCG
12 5 (0.40%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (0.32%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 60 (4.80%) Linux
2 39 (3.12%) Apple iOS
3 29 (2.32%) Android
4 26 (2.08%) Unix
5 23 (1.84%) Windows
6 6 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.32%) CoreOS
7 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.16%) CentOS
8 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.080%) AIX
9 1 (0.080%) HPUX
9 1 (0.080%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.080%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.080%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (18.40%) TDD
3 204 (16.32%) Scrum
4 165 (13.20%) Microservices
5 164 (13.12%) DevOps
6 145 (11.60%) BDD
7 101 (8.08%) Front End Development
8 99 (7.92%) Kanban
9 98 (7.84%) Test Automation
10 93 (7.44%) Analytics
11 82 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 81 (6.48%) Software Engineering
13 71 (5.68%) MVC
13 71 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 71 (5.68%) User Stories
14 69 (5.52%) Problem-Solving
15 65 (5.20%) Unit Testing
16 62 (4.96%) Mentoring
16 62 (4.96%) Project Management
17 61 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 344 (27.52%) JavaScript
2 222 (17.76%) Java
3 117 (9.36%) SQL
4 101 (8.08%) Python
5 86 (6.88%) C#
6 62 (4.96%) PHP
7 36 (2.88%) Scala
8 35 (2.80%) TypeScript
9 26 (2.08%) ES6
10 23 (1.84%) Ruby
11 22 (1.76%) Kotlin
12 19 (1.52%) Java 8
13 14 (1.12%) T-SQL
14 12 (0.96%) Apple Swift
14 12 (0.96%) Bash Shell
14 12 (0.96%) C++
14 12 (0.96%) R
15 10 (0.80%) Perl
16 9 (0.72%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 68 (5.44%) Degree
2 18 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.36%) Master's Degree
4 13 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.40%) CISM
6 5 (0.40%) CISSP
7 4 (0.32%) CISA
8 3 (0.24%) ISEB
9 1 (0.080%) APMP
9 1 (0.080%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.080%) CEH
9 1 (0.080%) GIAC
9 1 (0.080%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.080%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.080%) PhD
9 1 (0.080%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.080%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.68%) QA
2 6 (0.48%) MiFID
2 6 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.32%) PMO
5 3 (0.24%) EMIR
6 2 (0.16%) GDPR
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.080%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.080%) COBIT
7 1 (0.080%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.080%) SLA
7 1 (0.080%) WCAG
System Software
1 129 (10.32%) Docker
2 26 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.52%) vSphere
4 6 (0.48%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.080%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (0.080%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 100 (8.00%) Kubernetes
2 67 (5.36%) Terraform
3 32 (2.56%) Ansible
4 17 (1.36%) Puppet
5 7 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.48%) Mesos
7 3 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.16%) Marathon
9 1 (0.080%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.080%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.080%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.080%) Grafana
9 1 (0.080%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.080%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.080%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.080%) Salt
Vendors
1 70 (5.60%) Adobe
2 69 (5.52%) Google
3 67 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
4 61 (4.88%) hybris
5 37 (2.96%) IBM
6 31 (2.48%) Demandware
6 31 (2.48%) SAP
6 31 (2.48%) Tableau
7 29 (2.32%) Microsoft
8 28 (2.24%) VMware
9 22 (1.76%) Oracle
10 19 (1.52%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 10 (0.80%) New Relic
12 8 (0.64%) Ariba
12 8 (0.64%) ATG
13 7 (0.56%) Apple
13 7 (0.56%) Elastic Path
13 7 (0.56%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.56%) Teradata
14 6 (0.48%) Sitecore