The first table below looks at the demand for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 Leeds 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 - 59 -
Contract jobs citing B2C 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 579 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.35% 75.69% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 310 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
B2C
West Yorkshire

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

B2C
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Velocity
2 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) ScrumMaster
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com