The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank - 37 51
Contract jobs citing B2C 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.98 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
-21.04% -
B2C
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 242 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.59% 82.03% 83.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 155 275
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 31 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing B2C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing B2C across the Bedfordshire region.

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

B2C
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing B2C 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for B2C.

1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes