The first table below looks at the demand for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hove region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 4 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing B2C 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 13.04% 6.67% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.00% 8.33% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £403 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 86.96% 80.00% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 13
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
B2C
East Sussex

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Hove

B2C
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Hove, East Sussex
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, Sussex
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago