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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 129 114 125
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing B2C 16 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.47% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 16
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£400 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £374 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2398 1707 2095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.22% 70.86% 68.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 870 1093
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 116 213
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.85 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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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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
Hertfordshire -12 8 £300 -6.25% 1
Essex -3 6 £413 +26.92% 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £588 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 15 (46.88%) E-Commerce
2 13 (40.63%) B2B
3 12 (37.50%) HTML
4 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) C#
5 10 (31.25%) XML
5 10 (31.25%) Retail
6 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
6 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) Web Services
8 7 (21.88%) Java
8 7 (21.88%) J2EE
8 7 (21.88%) SOA
8 7 (21.88%) Subversion
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (18.75%) Competitor Analysis
9 6 (18.75%) Usability Testing
9 6 (18.75%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
9 6 (18.75%) CMS
9 6 (18.75%) Scrum
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 6 (18.75%) CSS
9 6 (18.75%) Photoshop
9 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
9 6 (18.75%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 6 (18.75%) CMS
2 5 (15.63%) Umbraco
3 3 (9.38%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Photoshop
1 6 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (18.75%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Subversion
2 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Axure RP
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 9 (28.13%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 5 (15.63%) Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) Legal
6 1 (3.13%) Back Office
6 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) User Experience Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Umbraco Developer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Data Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Campaign Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 11 (34.38%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) XML
4 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
5 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 7 (21.88%) J2EE
7 6 (18.75%) XSLT
7 6 (18.75%) CSS
8 5 (15.63%) WCF
8 5 (15.63%) WSDL
8 5 (15.63%) HTML5
9 3 (9.38%) Ajax
9 3 (9.38%) XHTML
10 2 (6.25%) JSP
10 2 (6.25%) jQuery
10 2 (6.25%) CSS3
10 2 (6.25%) WebCenter
11 1 (3.13%) Middleware
11 1 (3.13%) TopLink
11 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.13%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) iPhone
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) iPad
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Solaris
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) E-Commerce
2 13 (40.63%) B2B
3 7 (21.88%) SOA
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Competitor Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Usability Testing
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 6 (18.75%) Information Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) RUP
5 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Content Management
6 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Web Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
1 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) FQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) FatWire
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Vignette
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Teradata
4 1 (3.13%) Facebook
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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