The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 415 393 434
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +41
Contract jobs citing B2C 174 163 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.45% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 94 81
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £559 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
B2C
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39339 36598 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.43% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25883 23216 20586
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1105 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in England

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in England

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

B2C Daily Rate Histogram in England

B2C
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

B2C Hourly Rate Trend in England

B2C
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
London -14 79 £450 - 37
South East -17 36 £410 +2.50% 12
East Midlands +9 23 £438 +316.66% 3
East of England +14 22 £415 -2.35% 3
South West -13 3 £463 +18.58% 1
North West -16 3 £425 -19.04% 3
Yorkshire -20 3 £450 +190.32% 2
Midlands -4 2 £581 - 1
West Midlands -3 1 £475 - 3
B2C
UK

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 178 (54.60%) E-Commerce
2 171 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (43.87%) B2B
4 97 (29.75%) Java
5 83 (25.46%) Marketing
6 81 (24.85%) Retail
7 80 (24.54%) hybris
8 58 (17.79%) Scrum
9 57 (17.48%) Finance
10 54 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (15.34%) HTML
12 48 (14.72%) JavaScript
12 48 (14.72%) J2EE
12 48 (14.72%) Analytics
13 45 (13.80%) CRM
13 45 (13.80%) WebSphere
14 43 (13.19%) CSS
14 43 (13.19%) User Experience
15 36 (11.04%) SAP
15 36 (11.04%) Waterfall
15 36 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (10.43%) Web Services
16 34 (10.43%) TOGAF
17 33 (10.12%) SOA
18 32 (9.82%) Project Management
19 31 (9.51%) IBM
20 30 (9.20%) Spring
21 28 (8.59%) Digital Marketing
21 28 (8.59%) HTML5
21 28 (8.59%) XML

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 45 (13.80%) WebSphere
2 21 (6.44%) CMS
3 19 (5.83%) WebLogic
4 16 (4.91%) Apache Solr
5 12 (3.68%) Node.js
5 12 (3.68%) Apache
6 8 (2.45%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (2.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.84%) WebSphere Portal
9 5 (1.53%) JBoss
9 5 (1.53%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.23%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.92%) Confluence
11 3 (0.92%) WordPress
12 2 (0.61%) Drupal
12 2 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.37%) MS Office
3 9 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.84%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.84%) MS Project
5 2 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.61%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (1.53%) Optimost
2 4 (1.23%) Fredhopper
2 4 (1.23%) Magento
2 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.92%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.92%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.99%) Google Analytics
2 9 (2.76%) SaaS
3 8 (2.45%) PaaS
4 5 (1.53%) Google Checkout
5 3 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.61%) IaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Responsys
7 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.76%) Internet
2 4 (1.23%) LAN
2 4 (1.23%) WAN
3 3 (0.92%) Firewall
4 2 (0.61%) NFC
4 2 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.61%) RFID
4 2 (0.61%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) SAN
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.31%) NAS
5 1 (0.31%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.37%) Relational Database
2 8 (2.45%) MySQL
3 7 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.15%) Big Data
4 5 (1.53%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.23%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.92%) DB2
6 3 (0.92%) Redis
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.61%) OLTP
7 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.61%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.31%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.31%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.31%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 24 (7.36%) JIRA
2 15 (4.60%) Ant
2 15 (4.60%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.29%) Subversion
4 10 (3.07%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.76%) JUnit
6 8 (2.45%) Grunt
7 7 (2.15%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.84%) Selenium
9 5 (1.53%) Maven
9 5 (1.53%) Toad
9 5 (1.53%) PowerDesigner
9 5 (1.53%) ERwin
9 5 (1.53%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.53%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.92%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.61%) HttpUnit
11 2 (0.61%) Hudson
11 2 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 83 (25.46%) Marketing
2 81 (24.85%) Retail
3 57 (17.48%) Finance
4 19 (5.83%) Manufacturing
5 17 (5.21%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.76%) Billing
7 8 (2.45%) Electronics
8 7 (2.15%) Banking
9 6 (1.84%) Legal
9 6 (1.84%) Italian Language
10 5 (1.53%) Publishing
10 5 (1.53%) Front Office
11 4 (1.23%) Automotive
11 4 (1.23%) Advertising
12 3 (0.92%) Games
12 3 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.92%) Norwegian Language
12 3 (0.92%) Swedish Language
12 3 (0.92%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (25.15%) Developer
2 59 (18.10%) Architect
3 43 (13.19%) Analyst
4 42 (12.88%) Project Manager
5 35 (10.74%) Business Analyst
6 32 (9.82%) Solutions Architect
7 26 (7.98%) Hybris Developer
8 25 (7.67%) Java Developer
9 20 (6.13%) Senior Developer
10 18 (5.52%) Consultant
11 12 (3.68%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (3.68%) Designer
11 12 (3.68%) Agile Business Analyst
12 10 (3.07%) Hybris Architect
13 9 (2.76%) Product Manager
14 8 (2.45%) UI Developer
14 8 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (2.45%) Hybris Consultant
15 7 (2.15%) UI Programmer
15 7 (2.15%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.34%) HTML
2 48 (14.72%) J2EE
3 43 (13.19%) CSS
4 34 (10.43%) Web Services
5 30 (9.20%) Spring
6 28 (8.59%) XML
6 28 (8.59%) HTML5
7 24 (7.36%) SOAP
8 22 (6.75%) Ajax
9 20 (6.13%) CSS3
10 17 (5.21%) jQuery
11 16 (4.91%) XHTML
12 15 (4.60%) REST
13 13 (3.99%) JSP
13 13 (3.99%) .NET
14 12 (3.68%) Spring MVC
15 11 (3.37%) Struts
16 10 (3.07%) AngularJS
17 9 (2.76%) RESTful
18 8 (2.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.19%) User Experience
2 36 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.06%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.60%) iPad
5 10 (3.07%) Taxonomies
6 9 (2.76%) Social Media
7 7 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.84%) Ontologies
8 6 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.84%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.53%) DTV
10 4 (1.23%) FMCG
10 4 (1.23%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.92%) Copywriting
11 3 (0.92%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.61%) Replication
12 2 (0.61%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.61%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.67%) UNIX
2 21 (6.44%) Linux
3 13 (3.99%) Windows
4 10 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.76%) Solaris
6 7 (2.15%) Android
6 7 (2.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.61%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (54.60%) E-Commerce
2 171 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (43.87%) B2B
4 58 (17.79%) Scrum
5 54 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (14.72%) Analytics
7 45 (13.80%) CRM
8 36 (11.04%) Waterfall
9 34 (10.43%) TOGAF
10 33 (10.12%) SOA
11 32 (9.82%) Project Management
12 28 (8.59%) OO
12 28 (8.59%) Digital Marketing
13 27 (8.28%) Zachman Framework
13 27 (8.28%) TDD
14 26 (7.98%) MVC
15 25 (7.67%) Content Management
16 24 (7.36%) Business Analysis
17 21 (6.44%) Use Case
18 19 (5.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (29.75%) Java
2 48 (14.72%) JavaScript
3 27 (8.28%) SQL
4 11 (3.37%) C#
5 10 (3.07%) PHP
6 9 (2.76%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.76%) AWK
7 4 (1.23%) Ruby
7 4 (1.23%) Python
8 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.92%) C
9 2 (0.61%) Perl
10 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.31%) ABAP
10 1 (0.31%) Go
10 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (7.36%) Degree
2 7 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.61%) PMP
3 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.61%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.53%) Netcool
2 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 80 (24.54%) hybris
2 36 (11.04%) SAP
3 31 (9.51%) IBM
4 27 (8.28%) Oracle
5 26 (7.98%) Adobe
6 20 (6.13%) Google
7 14 (4.29%) Endeca
8 10 (3.07%) RedPrairie
8 10 (3.07%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.07%) JDA
9 9 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.76%) ATG
10 8 (2.45%) Omniture
11 7 (2.15%) TIBCO
11 7 (2.15%) Microsoft
11 7 (2.15%) Sybase
11 7 (2.15%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.84%) Tealeaf
12 6 (1.84%) OpenText
13 5 (1.53%) Amdocs
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