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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 350 326 321
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -5
Contract jobs citing B2C 65 106 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 78 74
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £285 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £533 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
18984 19436 19917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.68% 77.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13364 13584 13450
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 242 370
Average hourly rate £21.62 £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +22 14 £400 -11.35% 3
Croydon - 1 £415 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Pinner - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 65 (42.48%) E-Commerce
1 65 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.56%) B2B
3 45 (29.41%) Retail
4 36 (23.53%) Scrum
5 33 (21.57%) User Experience
6 27 (17.65%) Analytics
7 26 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (16.99%) Project Management
8 24 (15.69%) Games
8 24 (15.69%) hybris
9 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (13.73%) Java
11 18 (11.76%) HTML
11 18 (11.76%) Marketing
11 18 (11.76%) iPad
12 17 (11.11%) JIRA
12 17 (11.11%) jQuery
12 17 (11.11%) CSS
12 17 (11.11%) Finance
13 16 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (9.80%) Business Analysis
15 14 (9.15%) CRM
15 14 (9.15%) Mobile App
16 13 (8.50%) MVC
16 13 (8.50%) TDD
16 13 (8.50%) Unit Testing
17 12 (7.84%) Spring
18 11 (7.19%) Endeca
18 11 (7.19%) Taxonomies

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 11 (7.19%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.23%) Confluence
3 7 (4.58%) CMS
4 6 (3.92%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.61%) SAS
6 3 (1.96%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.31%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.31%) Apache
7 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.61%) SPSS
2 1 (0.65%) MS Project
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Fredhopper
2 2 (1.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.61%) Office 365
2 3 (1.96%) Force.com
3 2 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) Internet
1 4 (2.61%) Extranet
2 2 (1.31%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.31%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (1.31%) SAN
3 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.88%) MySQL
2 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.61%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.96%) Big Data
5 2 (1.31%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.65%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.65%) DataStage
6 1 (0.65%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.65%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (11.11%) JIRA
2 8 (5.23%) JUnit
2 8 (5.23%) Subversion
3 2 (1.31%) Xcode
3 2 (1.31%) Selenium
4 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.65%) Mocha
4 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.65%) Grunt
4 1 (0.65%) Bower
General
1 45 (29.41%) Retail
2 24 (15.69%) Games
3 18 (11.76%) Marketing
4 17 (11.11%) Finance
5 6 (3.92%) Advertising
6 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.61%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (25.49%) Analyst
2 29 (18.95%) Developer
3 25 (16.34%) Business Analyst
4 19 (12.42%) Consultant
5 18 (11.76%) Architect
6 14 (9.15%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Hybris Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (4.58%) ScrumMaster
10 6 (3.92%) Business Consultant
11 5 (3.27%) Java Developer
12 4 (2.61%) Administrator
12 4 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.61%) Data Analyst
12 4 (2.61%) SharePoint Architect
12 4 (2.61%) SharePoint Consultant
12 4 (2.61%) iOS Developer
12 4 (2.61%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.76%) HTML
2 17 (11.11%) CSS
2 17 (11.11%) jQuery
3 12 (7.84%) Spring
4 11 (7.19%) XML
5 10 (6.54%) Ajax
6 8 (5.23%) Spring MVC
6 8 (5.23%) XSD
6 8 (5.23%) JSP
7 6 (3.92%) J2EE
7 6 (3.92%) HTML5
8 5 (3.27%) Web Services
8 5 (3.27%) CSS3
9 4 (2.61%) .NET
9 4 (2.61%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (1.96%) JSON
10 3 (1.96%) REST
10 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.57%) User Experience
2 26 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (11.76%) iPad
4 14 (9.15%) Mobile App
5 11 (7.19%) Taxonomies
6 8 (5.23%) FMCG
7 7 (4.58%) Social Media
8 4 (2.61%) Video on Demand
8 4 (2.61%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.61%) New Media
8 4 (2.61%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.96%) Open Source
9 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.96%) Online Games
9 3 (1.96%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.31%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.31%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.23%) UNIX
1 8 (5.23%) Android
1 8 (5.23%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.58%) Windows
3 4 (2.61%) Linux
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.61%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (42.48%) E-Commerce
1 65 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.56%) B2B
3 36 (23.53%) Scrum
4 27 (17.65%) Analytics
5 26 (16.99%) Project Management
6 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (9.80%) Business Analysis
9 14 (9.15%) CRM
10 13 (8.50%) MVC
10 13 (8.50%) TDD
10 13 (8.50%) Unit Testing
11 11 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (7.19%) Benchmarking
12 10 (6.54%) Use Case
13 9 (5.88%) SEO
13 9 (5.88%) Data Modelling
13 9 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
13 9 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.73%) Java
2 11 (7.19%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.88%) SQL
4 5 (3.27%) Objective-C
5 4 (2.61%) Ruby
5 4 (2.61%) C#
6 3 (1.96%) Scala
6 3 (1.96%) R
6 3 (1.96%) C
7 2 (1.31%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) C++
8 1 (0.65%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) PHP5
8 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (7.19%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.61%) MCTS
2 4 (2.61%) MCITP
3 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.31%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (15.69%) hybris
2 11 (7.19%) Endeca
3 10 (6.54%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.92%) Citrix
5 4 (2.61%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.61%) Eloqua
6 3 (1.96%) Oracle
6 3 (1.96%) JBoss
7 2 (1.31%) HP
7 2 (1.31%) Dell
7 2 (1.31%) Tableau
7 2 (1.31%) VMware
8 1 (0.65%) Teradata
8 1 (0.65%) Facebook
8 1 (0.65%) EMC
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) Siebel
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) Retek
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