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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 158 193 208
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +15
Contract jobs citing B2C 8 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Median daily rate £500 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £355 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £395 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £7.93 - -
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
2961 4513 5057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.77% 80.59% 79.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2401 3524 3723
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 41 49
Median hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.16 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
2 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (42.86%) CRM
4 8 (38.10%) B2B
4 8 (38.10%) Marketing
5 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Email Marketing
6 5 (23.81%) Retail
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) User Experience
8 3 (14.29%) Microservices
8 3 (14.29%) Flash
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (9.52%) Web 2.0
9 2 (9.52%) JNDI
9 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Ajax
9 2 (9.52%) Arabic Language
9 2 (9.52%) QA
9 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
9 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
9 2 (9.52%) JSTL
9 2 (9.52%) Web Development

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 2 (9.52%) Node.js
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Grunt
1 2 (9.52%) gulp
2 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) CRM Manager
2 4 (19.05%) CRM Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Domain Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) Sales Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior WebSphere Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Transformation Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) Flash
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
3 2 (9.52%) EJB
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) JNDI
3 2 (9.52%) JSTL
3 2 (9.52%) React
3 2 (9.52%) RESTful
3 2 (9.52%) Sass
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
3 2 (9.52%) Struts
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
2 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (42.86%) CRM
4 8 (38.10%) B2B
5 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 5 (23.81%) Email Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) Microservices
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
9 2 (9.52%) OOD
9 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 2 (9.52%) Web Development
10 1 (4.76%) Content Management
10 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) ATG
1 2 (9.52%) hybris
1 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft