The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 120 126 142
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Contract jobs citing B2C 8 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.74% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.94% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 4
Median daily rate £425 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £355 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -
B2C
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2038 2456 2340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.95% 78.77% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1501 1366
Median daily rate £425 £388 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -1.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 168 161
Median hourly rate £35.75 £32.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.71% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2C across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

B2C Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

B2C
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

B2C Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

B2C
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +18 6 £438 +94.44% 1
Essex -13 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £400 - 1
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for B2C.

1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
1 8 (47.06%) B2B
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) J2EE
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Marketing
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) REST
5 4 (23.53%) User Experience
5 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) Adobe
6 3 (17.65%) Social Media
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) Office 365
7 2 (11.76%) iPad
7 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
7 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.76%) JPA
7 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
7 2 (11.76%) nginx
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.76%) InDesign
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
1 2 (11.76%) Maven
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Angular Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DB2 Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Photoshop Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Graphic Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Photoshop Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) UX Designer
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (11.76%) z/OS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) J2EE
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) Java EE
4 2 (11.76%) JDBC
4 2 (11.76%) JMS
4 2 (11.76%) JPA
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (11.76%) OpenJDK
4 2 (11.76%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Social Media
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) iPad
3 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) B2B
2 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) Wireframes
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) SQR
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) Endeca
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle