The first table below looks at the demand for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 City of London 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 203 189 216
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Contract jobs citing B2C 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.13% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Average daily rate £375 £650 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +55.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £612 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £650 £460
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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
B2C
London

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 8 (30.77%) B2B
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) OO
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) JIRA
5 5 (19.23%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Statistics
5 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
5 5 (19.23%) Validation
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) Marketing
6 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
7 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (11.54%) Google
7 3 (11.54%) Product Management
7 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) Apple
7 3 (11.54%) PHP
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.69%) Broadband
8 2 (7.69%) CRM

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) Node.js
1 1 (3.85%) Drupal
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Mule
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Heroku
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Broadband
2 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.85%) DMZ
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) PhoneGap
3 1 (3.85%) EasyMock
3 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Mockito
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Product Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Prototyper
5 2 (7.69%) Online Product Manager
5 2 (7.69%) User Experience Researcher
6 1 (3.85%) Security Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) Ajax
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (7.69%) LESS
5 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) Spring Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.85%) Spring Security
6 1 (3.85%) Spring
6 1 (3.85%) OAuth
6 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
6 1 (3.85%) SAML
6 1 (3.85%) DHTML
6 1 (3.85%) JSP
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Statistics
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 8 (30.77%) B2B
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) OO
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
5 5 (19.23%) Validation
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.54%) Product Management
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Content Management
7 2 (7.69%) Web Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) OCPJP
2 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
1 3 (11.54%) Apple
2 1 (3.85%) hybris
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.85%) webMethods
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Sun
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
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