The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 55 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing B2C 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.62% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.82% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £258 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £7.93 - -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
545 485 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.12% 75.08% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 242 279
Average daily rate £425 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 28
Average hourly rate £42.65 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.58% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

B2C
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Supply Chain Transformation

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Supply Chain Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle