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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 101 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing B2C 28 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.98% - 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2022 1680 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.85% 68.35% 63.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 675 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 8 £500 -
Reading - 4 £400 -
Newbury - 2 - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
B2C
South East

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (57.14%) B2B
1 20 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Scrum
3 10 (28.57%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 8 (22.86%) Spring
4 8 (22.86%) JIRA
4 8 (22.86%) hybris
5 7 (20.00%) jQuery
5 7 (20.00%) MVC
5 7 (20.00%) HTML
5 7 (20.00%) XML
6 6 (17.14%) XSD
6 6 (17.14%) UNIX
6 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
6 6 (17.14%) MySQL
6 6 (17.14%) JUnit
6 6 (17.14%) CSS
6 6 (17.14%) JSP
6 6 (17.14%) Finance
6 6 (17.14%) Ajax
6 6 (17.14%) Subversion
6 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
6 6 (17.14%) Kanban
6 6 (17.14%) Product Management
6 6 (17.14%) Confluence
7 5 (14.29%) French Language

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (17.14%) Tomcat
1 6 (17.14%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Liferay
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) BigTable
2 2 (5.71%) Voldemort
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) JUnit
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) French Language
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Marketing
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Product Manager
2 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Process Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Leader
4 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Copywriter
5 2 (5.71%) Web Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile Product Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Web Business Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Content Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Campaign Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Web Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Spring
2 7 (20.00%) jQuery
2 7 (20.00%) HTML
2 7 (20.00%) XML
3 6 (17.14%) XSD
3 6 (17.14%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) JSP
3 6 (17.14%) Ajax
3 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
4 5 (14.29%) J2EE
5 3 (8.57%) Web Services
6 2 (5.71%) RESTful
6 2 (5.71%) Google Closure
7 1 (2.86%) REST
7 1 (2.86%) SOAP
7 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
1 4 (11.43%) iPad
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) B2B
1 20 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) MVC
6 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Kanban
6 6 (17.14%) Product Management
7 5 (14.29%) Campaign Management
7 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.43%) Validation
8 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.43%) SEO
8 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.43%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) hybris
2 2 (5.71%) ATG
2 2 (5.71%) Google
2 2 (5.71%) Demandware
3 1 (2.86%) Unica
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