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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Shopify skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Shopify over the 6 months to 17 May 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.

Shopify
England > London
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 517 430 416
Rank change year-on-year -87 -14 +190
Contract jobs citing Shopify 69 31 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.13% 0.083%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.53% 2.25% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 11
10th Percentile £413 £267 £363
25th Percentile £450 £325 £397
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £613 £388 £450
Median % change year-on-year +58.06% -13.89% +12.50%
75th Percentile £675 £484 £525
90th Percentile - £670 -
England median daily rate £545 £363 £450
% change year-on-year +50.34% -19.44% +33.33%

Shopify is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,954 1,379 1,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.07% 5.80% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,377 910 915
10th Percentile £400 £340 £350
25th Percentile £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £538 £525
Median % change year-on-year +6.98% +2.38% +5.00%
75th Percentile £700 £638 £650
90th Percentile £775 £725 £750
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
10th Percentile £21.00 £17.75 £21.98
25th Percentile £21.26 £24.35 £22.85
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.18 £27.18
Median % change year-on-year -10.66% +44.16% +75.32%
75th Percentile £43.19 £61.19 £32.58
90th Percentile £50.00 £66.80 £44.34
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.05% +3.57% -6.67%

Shopify
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Shopify as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Shopify in London

Shopify
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Shopify in London

Shopify
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Shopify in London over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Shopify in London

Shopify
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 Shopify within the London region over the 6 months to 17 May 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 - 2 £625 - 5
Shopify
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Shopify 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 Shopify.

1 63 (91.30%) E-Commerce
2 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
3 39 (56.52%) HTML
4 36 (52.17%) Retail
5 33 (47.83%) Agile
5 33 (47.83%) CSS
6 27 (39.13%) Social Skills
7 25 (36.23%) CSS3
8 24 (34.78%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (33.33%) Adobe
10 22 (31.88%) jQuery
11 21 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
11 21 (30.43%) Mobile Commerce
11 21 (30.43%) SAP
11 21 (30.43%) Strategic Thinking
12 19 (27.54%) HTML5
13 18 (26.09%) PHP
14 17 (24.64%) XML
14 17 (24.64%) JSON
15 16 (23.19%) DNS
16 15 (21.74%) Load Balancing
16 15 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (21.74%) REST
16 15 (21.74%) TypeScript
17 14 (20.29%) Time Management
17 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (20.29%) Project Management
17 14 (20.29%) Order Management
18 13 (18.84%) Accessibility
18 13 (18.84%) Webhook

Shopify
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 6 (8.70%) CMS
2 3 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Sketch
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe XD
2 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (13.04%) Magento
3 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) AWS
2 10 (14.49%) GitHub
3 5 (7.25%) SaaS
3 5 (7.25%) Serverless
4 4 (5.80%) Azure
5 3 (4.35%) GCP
6 2 (2.90%) Figma
6 2 (2.90%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.90%) IaaS
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.45%) Boomi
7 1 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.45%) Firebase
7 1 (1.45%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (1.45%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.19%) DNS
2 12 (17.39%) DMZ
2 12 (17.39%) Firewall
2 12 (17.39%) Internet
3 4 (5.80%) SSL
4 1 (1.45%) FTP
4 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) DB2
3 1 (1.45%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (1.45%) Looker
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) Power BI
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Bitbucket
1 11 (15.94%) webpack
2 10 (14.49%) ESLint
2 10 (14.49%) Grunt
2 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.59%) gulp
4 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.70%) JIRA
6 4 (5.80%) Cypress.io
6 4 (5.80%) GitLab
7 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.90%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.90%) Maven
8 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.45%) Postman
8 1 (1.45%) REST Assured
8 1 (1.45%) Selenium
8 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (52.17%) Retail
2 27 (39.13%) Social Skills
3 11 (15.94%) Marketing
3 11 (15.94%) Organisational Skills
4 6 (8.70%) Finance
5 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Architect
5 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce Support
6 3 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Platform Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Release Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.35%) Systems Support
7 2 (2.90%) Angular Developer
7 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Head of E-Commerce
7 2 (2.90%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Product Owner
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (56.52%) HTML
2 33 (47.83%) CSS
3 25 (36.23%) CSS3
4 22 (31.88%) jQuery
5 19 (27.54%) HTML5
6 17 (24.64%) JSON
6 17 (24.64%) XML
7 15 (21.74%) REST
8 13 (18.84%) Node.js
8 13 (18.84%) React
9 12 (17.39%) Symfony
9 12 (17.39%) Web Services
10 11 (15.94%) GraphQL
11 8 (11.59%) Ajax
12 7 (10.14%) OAuth
12 7 (10.14%) OpenID
12 7 (10.14%) Sass
13 6 (8.70%) SAML
14 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
14 5 (7.25%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Data Structures
2 9 (13.04%) User Experience
3 6 (8.70%) Legacy Applications
3 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.25%) Marketing Technology
5 4 (5.80%) Legacy Systems
5 4 (5.80%) Social Media
6 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.90%) FMCG
7 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.90%) W3C
8 1 (1.45%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (91.30%) E-Commerce
2 33 (47.83%) Agile
3 21 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 21 (30.43%) Mobile Commerce
3 21 (30.43%) Strategic Thinking
4 15 (21.74%) Load Balancing
4 15 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (20.29%) Order Management
5 14 (20.29%) Project Management
5 14 (20.29%) Time Management
6 13 (18.84%) Webhook
7 12 (17.39%) Information Management
8 11 (15.94%) Microservices
8 11 (15.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (14.49%) Front End Development
9 10 (14.49%) Mobile First
9 10 (14.49%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (13.04%) Migration
10 9 (13.04%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
2 18 (26.09%) PHP
3 15 (21.74%) TypeScript
4 11 (15.94%) Java
5 9 (13.04%) Ruby
6 8 (11.59%) Python
7 7 (10.14%) SQL
8 5 (7.25%) ES6
9 3 (4.35%) C#
10 2 (2.90%) Go
10 2 (2.90%) Groovy
10 2 (2.90%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) CSPO
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) Accessibility
2 12 (17.39%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Salesforce.com
2 23 (33.33%) Adobe
3 21 (30.43%) SAP
4 12 (17.39%) PayPal
4 12 (17.39%) WorldPay
5 9 (13.04%) hybris
6 3 (4.35%) IBM
7 2 (2.90%) Google
7 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
8 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.45%) Coremetrics
8 1 (1.45%) Dell
8 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.45%) Tealium
8 1 (1.45%) Zend