The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 332 336 322
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing B2C 78 79 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 42
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £315 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £408 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +13.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
17434 18911 16969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.16% 78.08% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12202 13316 11848
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 237 233
Average hourly rate £20.31 £23.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.69% -29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 10 £375 - 6
Paddington - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 74 (61.16%) E-Commerce
2 54 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (35.54%) B2B
4 38 (31.40%) hybris
5 33 (27.27%) Java
6 26 (21.49%) Scrum
7 25 (20.66%) Retail
8 24 (19.83%) User Experience
9 23 (19.01%) Marketing
10 22 (18.18%) Finance
10 22 (18.18%) J2EE
11 19 (15.70%) CRM
12 16 (13.22%) HTML
13 15 (12.40%) CSS
13 15 (12.40%) MVC
13 15 (12.40%) iPad
14 14 (11.57%) Spring
15 13 (10.74%) Degree
15 13 (10.74%) jQuery
15 13 (10.74%) SOA
16 12 (9.92%) SAP
16 12 (9.92%) JIRA
16 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
17 11 (9.09%) Project Management
17 11 (9.09%) JavaScript
17 11 (9.09%) Data Modelling
18 10 (8.26%) Analytics
19 9 (7.44%) Waterfall
19 9 (7.44%) C#
20 8 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.61%) CMS
2 7 (5.79%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.13%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.13%) Confluence
4 4 (3.31%) Node.js
5 3 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.83%) nginx
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.65%) Magento
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) SaaS
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.65%) PaaS
4 2 (1.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) DNS
1 2 (1.65%) Internet
1 2 (1.65%) Extranet
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) Skype
2 1 (0.83%) LAN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) MySQL
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.13%) Big Data
4 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.65%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Redis
6 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) JIRA
2 6 (4.96%) JUnit
2 6 (4.96%) Subversion
3 5 (4.13%) Toad
3 5 (4.13%) PowerDesigner
3 5 (4.13%) ERwin
4 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.65%) Selenium
5 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.65%) Grunt
6 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (20.66%) Retail
2 23 (19.01%) Marketing
3 22 (18.18%) Finance
4 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.48%) Electronics
5 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.48%) Banking
5 3 (2.48%) Billing
5 3 (2.48%) Publishing
6 2 (1.65%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Luxembourgish Language
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Front Office
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (22.31%) Developer
2 18 (14.88%) Project Manager
3 16 (13.22%) Analyst
3 16 (13.22%) Architect
4 14 (11.57%) Hybris Developer
5 12 (9.92%) Business Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Consultant
7 9 (7.44%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.44%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Hybris Consultant
9 6 (4.96%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Data Modeller
10 4 (3.31%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) Administrator
10 4 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.31%) ScrumMaster
10 4 (3.31%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (2.48%) Digital Project Manager
11 3 (2.48%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.18%) J2EE
2 16 (13.22%) HTML
3 15 (12.40%) CSS
4 14 (11.57%) Spring
5 13 (10.74%) jQuery
6 8 (6.61%) Ajax
6 8 (6.61%) XML
7 7 (5.79%) Spring MVC
8 6 (4.96%) Web Services
9 5 (4.13%) JSON
9 5 (4.13%) HTML5
9 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.13%) XSD
9 5 (4.13%) JSP
9 5 (4.13%) .NET
10 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.31%) CSS3
11 3 (2.48%) REST
11 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.83%) User Experience
2 15 (12.40%) iPad
3 8 (6.61%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.65%) Open Source
6 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.65%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.83%) RIA
7 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) UNIX
1 6 (4.96%) Windows
1 6 (4.96%) Android
1 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (61.16%) E-Commerce
2 54 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (35.54%) B2B
4 26 (21.49%) Scrum
5 19 (15.70%) CRM
6 15 (12.40%) MVC
7 13 (10.74%) SOA
8 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
9 11 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 11 (9.09%) Project Management
10 10 (8.26%) Analytics
11 9 (7.44%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.61%) Kanban
12 8 (6.61%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (6.61%) UML
12 8 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (5.79%) SEO
13 7 (5.79%) OO
13 7 (5.79%) Business Analysis
13 7 (5.79%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.27%) Java
2 11 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.44%) C#
4 4 (3.31%) PHP
5 3 (2.48%) SQL
5 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.65%) Python
6 2 (1.65%) C
7 1 (0.83%) ABAP
7 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) AWK
7 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.65%) MCTS
2 2 (1.65%) MCITP
3 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Docker
Vendors
1 38 (31.40%) hybris
2 12 (9.92%) SAP
3 6 (4.96%) IBM
4 5 (4.13%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.13%) Sybase
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle
5 3 (2.48%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.48%) ATG
6 2 (1.65%) Endeca
6 2 (1.65%) Ektron
6 2 (1.65%) Citrix
6 2 (1.65%) Demandware
6 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) Marketo
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Sencha
7 1 (0.83%) Tableau
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) OpenText
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