Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 542 360 553
Rank change year-on-year -182 +193 +72
Contract jobs citing Shopify 27 8 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.057% 0.066%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.44% 0.94% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 14
10th Percentile £259 £205 £304
25th Percentile £313 £250 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £301 £431
Median % change year-on-year +49.75% -30.32% +23.21%
75th Percentile £550 £338 £475
90th Percentile £664 £360 £514
England median daily rate £425 £325 £419
% change year-on-year +30.77% -22.39% +28.85%

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 1,874 854 2,441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.25% 6.14% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,289 583 1,569
10th Percentile £356 £350 £330
25th Percentile £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £540 £500
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -2.44%
75th Percentile £675 £671 £600
90th Percentile £763 £761 £675
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 22
10th Percentile £24.36 " £11.25
25th Percentile £25.43 £46.25 £14.75
Median hourly rate £28.80 £47.50 £23.81
Median % change year-on-year -39.37% +99.50% -11.24%
75th Percentile £45.75 £48.75 £52.05
90th Percentile £55.00 " £63.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year -10.00% +101.23% +6.00%

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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
West London - 2 £265 - 3
Central London - 1 - - 6
Shopify
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 22 (81.48%) E-Commerce
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) CSS
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) Retail
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) Magento
6 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
7 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 6 (22.22%) React
8 5 (18.52%) hybris
9 4 (14.81%) BDD
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5
9 4 (14.81%) CSS3
9 4 (14.81%) TypeScript
9 4 (14.81%) Sass
9 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 4 (14.81%) Marketing
9 4 (14.81%) PHP
9 4 (14.81%) CMS
9 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (14.81%) Social Skills
10 3 (11.11%) Adobe
10 3 (11.11%) Google
10 3 (11.11%) Vue.js
10 3 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
10 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
10 3 (11.11%) API Integration
10 3 (11.11%) User Experience

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 4 (14.81%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (7.41%) Figma
1 2 (7.41%) Sketch
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe XD
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Magento
2 2 (7.41%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Boomi
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.70%) GCP
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.70%) Heroku
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Grunt
1 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (37.04%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Social Skills
3 2 (7.41%) German Language
3 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce Architect
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce Tester
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Head of IT
5 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) QA Manual Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Web Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) CSS
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 6 (22.22%) React
3 4 (14.81%) CSS3
3 4 (14.81%) HTML5
3 4 (14.81%) Sass
4 3 (11.11%) Node.js
4 3 (11.11%) Vue.js
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.70%) GreenSock GSAP
5 1 (3.70%) JSP
5 1 (3.70%) Laravel
5 1 (3.70%) Nuxt
5 1 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (3.70%) Tailwind CSS
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) E-Commerce
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
4 4 (14.81%) BDD
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) API Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Clean Code
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) ERP
6 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Development
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Product Roadmap
6 2 (7.41%) Remote Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) PHP
2 4 (14.81%) TypeScript
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Accessibility
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) hybris
2 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe
3 3 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) WooCommerce
4 1 (3.70%) Xerox