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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 119 133 115
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing B2C 26 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.62% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
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£450 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £394
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.67 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.67 - -
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
2362 2436 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.73% 77.65% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1422 1457 874
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 150 124
Average hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.64 £43.54 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2C across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

B2C Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +4 13 £450 +9.09%
Hertfordshire +1 6 £225 -25.00% 4
Cambridgeshire - 5 £420 - 1
Bedfordshire +14 2 £438 -25.53%
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (55.10%) HTML
3 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
3 26 (53.06%) CSS
4 24 (48.98%) Java
5 22 (44.90%) OO
6 21 (42.86%) XHTML
6 21 (42.86%) HTML5
7 18 (36.73%) WebSphere
8 17 (34.69%) TDD
8 17 (34.69%) J2EE
9 16 (32.65%) Ant
9 16 (32.65%) Marketing
10 15 (30.61%) Web Services
11 14 (28.57%) XML
11 14 (28.57%) UNIX
11 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
12 13 (26.53%) IBM
12 13 (26.53%) Windows
12 13 (26.53%) Linux
12 13 (26.53%) SQL
12 13 (26.53%) Ajax
12 13 (26.53%) CMS
12 13 (26.53%) Web Design
12 13 (26.53%) Scrum
12 13 (26.53%) CSS3
12 13 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
13 12 (24.49%) User Stories
13 12 (24.49%) Solaris

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (36.73%) WebSphere
2 13 (26.53%) CMS
3 6 (12.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
5 4 (8.16%) JBoss
5 4 (8.16%) Node.js
5 4 (8.16%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (16.33%) MS Visio
1 8 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (12.24%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Ant
2 10 (20.41%) Eclipse
3 9 (18.37%) JIRA
4 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.20%) Maven
5 4 (8.16%) Grunt
6 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.04%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.04%) AccuRev
7 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.04%) Hudson
7 1 (2.04%) Selenium
7 1 (2.04%) JUnit
7 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.04%) JMeter
7 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 16 (32.65%) Marketing
2 8 (16.33%) Retail
3 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 6 (12.24%) Legal
5 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.04%) Finance
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) Electronics
6 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Senior Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) UI Developer
5 9 (18.37%) UI Programmer
5 9 (18.37%) Business Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Senior UI Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Hybris Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Hybris Architect
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.08%) AWS Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) HTML
2 26 (53.06%) CSS
3 21 (42.86%) XHTML
3 21 (42.86%) HTML5
4 17 (34.69%) J2EE
5 15 (30.61%) Web Services
6 14 (28.57%) XML
7 13 (26.53%) Ajax
7 13 (26.53%) CSS3
8 10 (20.41%) SOAP
9 8 (16.33%) JSP
9 8 (16.33%) Spring
10 6 (12.24%) JAX-WS
10 6 (12.24%) TopLink
10 6 (12.24%) REST
10 6 (12.24%) JAX-RS
10 6 (12.24%) EclipseLink
11 5 (10.20%) JPA
11 5 (10.20%) Struts
12 4 (8.16%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Web 2.0
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) UNIX
2 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 12 (24.49%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) OO
3 17 (34.69%) TDD
4 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 13 (26.53%) Scrum
5 13 (26.53%) Web Design
5 13 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (24.49%) User Stories
7 11 (22.45%) Content Management
8 10 (20.41%) MVC
8 10 (20.41%) B2B
8 10 (20.41%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (18.37%) Use Case
10 8 (16.33%) BDD
10 8 (16.33%) Information Management
10 8 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (14.29%) SEO
11 7 (14.29%) Change Management
11 7 (14.29%) Analytics
12 6 (12.24%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.98%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Sun Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) IBM
2 9 (18.37%) hybris
3 8 (16.33%) Adobe
4 7 (14.29%) FatWire
4 7 (14.29%) Google
5 6 (12.24%) Omniture
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.04%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix
7 1 (2.04%) ATG
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