The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 113 125 123
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing B2C 12 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£225 £450 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +45.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
- +14.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
B2C
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1868 1716 1816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.41% 68.37% 68.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 874 712
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £242 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 49 62
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% +6.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2C across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

B2C Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

B2C
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 4 £275 -
Bracknell -6 3 £175 -61.11%
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
B2C
South East

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing B2C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited B2C.

1 24 (77.42%) E-Commerce
2 20 (64.52%) B2B
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Migration
4 14 (45.16%) Scrum
5 12 (38.71%) Marketing
6 10 (32.26%) JIRA
7 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
8 8 (25.81%) jQuery
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
9 7 (22.58%) CRM
9 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
10 6 (19.35%) User Stories
10 6 (19.35%) French Language
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
10 6 (19.35%) MVC
10 6 (19.35%) XML
10 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 6 (19.35%) .NET
11 5 (16.13%) CSS
11 5 (16.13%) Project Management
11 5 (16.13%) Business Transformation
12 4 (12.90%) hybris
12 4 (12.90%) Degree
12 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (12.90%) Java
12 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (9.68%) Internet
13 3 (9.68%) J2EE
13 3 (9.68%) SOAP

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing B2C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited B2C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) Drupal
2 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) WordPress
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Liferay
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
2 1 (3.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Force.com
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Grunt
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (38.71%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) French Language
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (3.23%) Content Editor
6 1 (3.23%) Social Media Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) jQuery
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) XML
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) J2EE
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) Ajax
4 3 (9.68%) REST
4 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
5 2 (6.45%) CSS3
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) Middleware
5 2 (6.45%) JSP
5 2 (6.45%) XSD
6 1 (3.23%) XSLT
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Social Media
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) E-Commerce
2 20 (64.52%) B2B
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Migration
4 14 (45.16%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
6 7 (22.58%) CRM
7 6 (19.35%) User Stories
7 6 (19.35%) MVC
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Business Transformation
9 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.68%) E-business
10 3 (9.68%) SEO
10 3 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
10 3 (9.68%) Email Marketing
10 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (6.45%) Change Control
11 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) hybris
1 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.45%) Demandware
2 2 (6.45%) Omniture
2 2 (6.45%) Metastorm
2 2 (6.45%) ATG
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Siebel
3 1 (3.23%) DoubleClick