The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 99 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing B2C 21 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate
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£433 £258 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+26.56% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £190.00
% change year-on-year
- -80.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1852 1656 2064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.61% 68.89% 65.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 740 795
Average daily rate £375 £400 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 40
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
B2C
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bracknell - 6 £423 - 1
Reading +8 3 £550 +91.30%
Wokingham - 2 £289 -
Windsor - - - - 2
B2C
South East

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (72.00%) E-Commerce
2 35 (70.00%) B2B
3 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.00%) Scrum
5 15 (30.00%) HTML
6 14 (28.00%) Java
7 13 (26.00%) Finance
8 12 (24.00%) Migration
8 12 (24.00%) MVC
8 12 (24.00%) J2EE
8 12 (24.00%) XML
8 12 (24.00%) JIRA
8 12 (24.00%) jQuery
9 11 (22.00%) Marketing
9 11 (22.00%) CRM
10 9 (18.00%) Web Services
10 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
11 8 (16.00%) Project Management
11 8 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (16.00%) .NET
11 8 (16.00%) French Language
11 8 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (16.00%) hybris
12 7 (14.00%) Spring
12 7 (14.00%) Ajax
12 7 (14.00%) CSS
13 6 (12.00%) JSP
13 6 (12.00%) JUnit
13 6 (12.00%) MySQL
13 6 (12.00%) JavaScript

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (12.00%) Confluence
2 5 (10.00%) Drupal
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Liferay
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.00%) Magento
3 1 (2.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Force.com
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.00%) Redis
2 1 (2.00%) Voldemort
2 1 (2.00%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) JUnit
2 6 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Marketing
3 8 (16.00%) French Language
4 5 (10.00%) Retail
5 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (4.00%) Banking
7 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Product Manager
4 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce Manager
5 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Process Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Business Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Relationships Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Web Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Copywriter
9 2 (4.00%) Mobile Product Manager
10 1 (2.00%) Web Business Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 1 (2.00%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) HTML
2 12 (24.00%) J2EE
2 12 (24.00%) XML
2 12 (24.00%) jQuery
3 9 (18.00%) Web Services
4 8 (16.00%) .NET
5 7 (14.00%) CSS
5 7 (14.00%) Spring
5 7 (14.00%) Ajax
6 6 (12.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (12.00%) JSP
6 6 (12.00%) XSD
7 5 (10.00%) SOAP
7 5 (10.00%) REST
8 3 (6.00%) Flash
9 2 (4.00%) Middleware
10 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.00%) RESTful
10 1 (2.00%) HTML5
10 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.00%) Social Media
4 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
5 1 (2.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) E-Commerce
2 35 (70.00%) B2B
3 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.00%) Scrum
5 12 (24.00%) Migration
5 12 (24.00%) MVC
6 11 (22.00%) CRM
7 8 (16.00%) Project Management
7 8 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (12.00%) E-business
8 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Product Management
8 6 (12.00%) Business Transformation
9 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.00%) SEO
9 5 (10.00%) OO
10 4 (8.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.00%) PMP
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (16.00%) hybris
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Metastorm
2 3 (6.00%) Google
3 2 (4.00%) ATG
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Siebel
3 2 (4.00%) Demandware
4 1 (2.00%) Omniture
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