The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank - - 70
Contract jobs citing B2C 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £36.67 -
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -
B2C
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 914 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.46% 84.71% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 590 349
Median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 31 35
Median hourly rate £21.05 £17.64 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.33% -41.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

B2C
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for B2C.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Architect
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware