The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 345 361 403
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +42
Contract jobs citing B2C 82 63 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 42 12
Median daily rate £413 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £255 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.51 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.98 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
-21.04% -
B2C
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18239 18851 19054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.79% 83.56% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13166 13449 14068
Median daily rate £480 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 230 244
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.62 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in London

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in London

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2C across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

B2C Daily Rate Histogram in London

B2C
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

B2C Hourly Rate Trend in London

B2C
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 12 £650 +126.08% 5
Hammersmith - 10 £180 -
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 London region with a requirement for B2C.

1 64 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (34.68%) B2B
3 53 (30.64%) E-Commerce
4 41 (23.70%) Marketing
5 40 (23.12%) Retail
6 38 (21.97%) Analytics
7 33 (19.08%) Java
8 30 (17.34%) Web Services
9 29 (16.76%) HTML
10 28 (16.18%) CSS
10 28 (16.18%) TDD
11 27 (15.61%) User Experience
12 26 (15.03%) CMS
13 24 (13.87%) JavaScript
14 22 (12.72%) Finance
14 22 (12.72%) RESTful
15 21 (12.14%) IBM
16 20 (11.56%) SOA
16 20 (11.56%) Oracle
17 19 (10.98%) Adobe
18 18 (10.40%) HTML5
19 17 (9.83%) Coaching
19 17 (9.83%) Scrum
19 17 (9.83%) Digital Marketing
20 16 (9.25%) Direct Marketing
20 16 (9.25%) REST
20 16 (9.25%) Customer Analytics
21 15 (8.67%) Banking
21 15 (8.67%) CRM
22 14 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 26 (15.03%) CMS
2 9 (5.20%) Apache Solr
2 9 (5.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.05%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (2.89%) Apache
6 4 (2.31%) Confluence
6 4 (2.31%) Mule
6 4 (2.31%) Mule ESB
6 4 (2.31%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.73%) Jetty
7 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) Drupal
8 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (4.62%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.31%) MS Office
4 3 (1.73%) InDesign
4 3 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.16%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.16%) MS Project
5 2 (1.16%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.58%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.58%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.58%) InVision
Business Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Unica
2 4 (2.31%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.73%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.58%) Magento
5 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.73%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) HTTP
1 3 (1.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) Broadband
2 1 (0.58%) LDAP
2 1 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.36%) Big Data
2 10 (5.78%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.05%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.47%) Endeca
4 6 (3.47%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.31%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.16%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) DB2
8 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.20%) JUnit
1 9 (5.20%) Mockito
2 7 (4.05%) JIRA
3 6 (3.47%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.47%) Jasmine
3 6 (3.47%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.47%) Maven
3 6 (3.47%) PHPUnit
4 3 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.16%) Android Studio
5 2 (1.16%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.16%) Gradle
5 2 (1.16%) Selenium
5 2 (1.16%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.16%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.58%) Appium
6 1 (0.58%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.58%) Subversion
6 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (23.70%) Marketing
2 40 (23.12%) Retail
3 22 (12.72%) Finance
4 15 (8.67%) Banking
5 6 (3.47%) Advertising
5 6 (3.47%) Automotive
5 6 (3.47%) Publishing
6 5 (2.89%) Games
6 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (27.17%) Architect
2 40 (23.12%) Developer
3 26 (15.03%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (8.09%) Designer
5 13 (7.51%) Lead Architect
6 12 (6.94%) Analyst
6 12 (6.94%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.94%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.36%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.36%) Data Architect
7 11 (6.36%) Integration Architect
8 10 (5.78%) E-Commerce Manager
9 9 (5.20%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.05%) Customer Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.47%) Big Data Architect
11 6 (3.47%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.47%) Product Manager
11 6 (3.47%) Senior Architect
11 6 (3.47%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.47%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.34%) Web Services
2 29 (16.76%) HTML
3 28 (16.18%) CSS
4 22 (12.72%) RESTful
5 18 (10.40%) HTML5
6 16 (9.25%) REST
7 14 (8.09%) CSS3
8 12 (6.94%) Node.js
9 11 (6.36%) .NET
9 11 (6.36%) IBM Integration Bus
9 11 (6.36%) jQuery
9 11 (6.36%) Spring
10 10 (5.78%) Oracle Fusion
11 9 (5.20%) JSON
11 9 (5.20%) XML
12 8 (4.62%) AngularJS
12 8 (4.62%) SOAP
13 7 (4.05%) Kafka
13 7 (4.05%) RequireJS
14 6 (3.47%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) User Experience
2 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.78%) Statistics
4 9 (5.20%) Social Media
5 6 (3.47%) iPad
6 5 (2.89%) Copywriting
7 4 (2.31%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.31%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.31%) Fintech
7 4 (2.31%) PKI
8 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.73%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.73%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.73%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.16%) Animation
9 2 (1.16%) FMCG
9 2 (1.16%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.05%) Unix
2 5 (2.89%) Linux
3 3 (1.73%) Android
3 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.73%) Windows
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (34.68%) B2B
3 53 (30.64%) E-Commerce
4 38 (21.97%) Analytics
5 28 (16.18%) TDD
6 20 (11.56%) SOA
7 17 (9.83%) Coaching
7 17 (9.83%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (9.83%) Scrum
8 16 (9.25%) Customer Analytics
8 16 (9.25%) Direct Marketing
9 15 (8.67%) CRM
10 14 (8.09%) Content Management
10 14 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.51%) BDD
11 13 (7.51%) Software Architecture
12 12 (6.94%) Kanban
12 12 (6.94%) Refactoring
12 12 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (6.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.08%) Java
2 24 (13.87%) JavaScript
3 12 (6.94%) PHP
3 12 (6.94%) SQL
4 10 (5.78%) Python
5 8 (4.62%) C#
5 8 (4.62%) Scala
6 7 (4.05%) R
7 6 (3.47%) PHP 5
8 3 (1.73%) C
9 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.16%) X++
10 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.58%) ES6
10 1 (0.58%) GraphQL
10 1 (0.58%) Perl
10 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (4.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.78%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.78%) MOM
2 4 (2.31%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.31%) OpenSSO
3 2 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.16%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.58%) Cacti
4 1 (0.58%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.58%) Nagios
4 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (12.14%) IBM
2 20 (11.56%) Oracle
3 19 (10.98%) Adobe
4 13 (7.51%) hybris
5 11 (6.36%) MuleSoft
6 10 (5.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.05%) Zend
8 6 (3.47%) ATG
9 4 (2.31%) Apigee
9 4 (2.31%) BEA
9 4 (2.31%) Facebook
10 3 (1.73%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.16%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.16%) Ariba
11 2 (1.16%) New Relic
11 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.16%) SAP
11 2 (1.16%) Sonatype
12 1 (0.58%) BMC
12 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
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