The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 51 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing B2C 1 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 3.11% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 4.05% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £300 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.34 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.34 -
% change year-on-year
-6.09% -
B2C
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
372 395 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 86.11% 76.70% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 208 209
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 64 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +8.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £24.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.90 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Essex

B2C
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

B2C Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Essex region with a requirement for B2C.

1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) TopLink
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) zOS
3 2 (33.33%) SQR
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) SMS
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) AccuRev
General
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Database Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DB2 Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
2 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (33.33%) z/OS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
3 2 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) TopLink
3 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQR
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe