The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 154 141 192
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +51
Contract jobs citing B2C 12 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.38% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.45% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 2
Median daily rate £650 £288 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.08% -2.12%
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
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2757 2881 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.11% 84.39% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2183 2311 3625
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 49
Median hourly rate £26.25 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2C across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

B2C Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

B2C
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the City of London region.

B2C Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 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 City of London region with a requirement for B2C.

1 10 (55.56%) B2B
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) REST
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (38.89%) MuleSoft
4 7 (38.89%) API Integration
4 7 (38.89%) Service Design
4 7 (38.89%) MOM
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
4 7 (38.89%) IBM Integration Bus
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Banking
5 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (33.33%) SOA
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Kanban
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) User Experience
7 3 (16.67%) Microservices
7 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) RESTful
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Jetty
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Mockito
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Integration Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Lead Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Copywriter
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) REST
3 7 (38.89%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (5.56%) Apache CXF
5 1 (5.56%) Java EE
5 1 (5.56%) JAX-WS
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) React
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Copywriting
2 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) B2B
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) API Integration
2 7 (38.89%) Service Design
3 6 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) IBM
1 7 (38.89%) MuleSoft
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com