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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
England / London
Rank 334 347 380
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +33
Contract jobs citing B2C 74 68 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.39% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 22
Median daily rate £488 £475 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £375 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
-5.62% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.98 - -

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
16163 17637 17170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.52% 84.21% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11680 12514 12406
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 214 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -2 14 £650 +48.57% 4
Hammersmith - 3 £240 -
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 65 (39.88%) E-Commerce
2 59 (36.20%) B2B
3 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (21.47%) Analytics
5 34 (20.86%) Marketing
6 33 (20.25%) Retail
7 30 (18.40%) Java
8 29 (17.79%) Web Services
9 26 (15.95%) JavaScript
9 26 (15.95%) CMS
10 23 (14.11%) HTML
10 23 (14.11%) User Experience
11 22 (13.50%) Oracle
11 22 (13.50%) CSS
11 22 (13.50%) IBM
11 22 (13.50%) Finance
12 21 (12.88%) TDD
13 20 (12.27%) SOA
14 18 (11.04%) RESTful
14 18 (11.04%) hybris
15 17 (10.43%) Scrum
16 16 (9.82%) Banking
16 16 (9.82%) Content Management
16 16 (9.82%) REST
17 15 (9.20%) Node.js
17 15 (9.20%) BDD
17 15 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (8.59%) Adobe
18 14 (8.59%) Kanban
18 14 (8.59%) HTML5

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 (15.95%) CMS
2 11 (6.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (4.91%) Apache Solr
4 7 (4.29%) Apache Spark
4 7 (4.29%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (3.07%) Apache
6 5 (3.07%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.45%) Confluence
7 4 (2.45%) Mule
7 4 (2.45%) Mule ESB
7 4 (2.45%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.84%) Drupal
8 3 (1.84%) Jetty
8 3 (1.84%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.84%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.23%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.61%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.61%) InDesign
5 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Unica
2 5 (3.07%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (2.45%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.84%) Magento
5 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.61%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.61%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.23%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) Internet
2 3 (1.84%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.98%) Big Data
2 12 (7.36%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.91%) Endeca
4 7 (4.29%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.07%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.23%) MySQL
7 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (4.29%) JIRA
1 7 (4.29%) JUnit
1 7 (4.29%) Mockito
2 6 (3.68%) Jasmine
2 6 (3.68%) PHPUnit
3 4 (2.45%) Maven
4 3 (1.84%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.23%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.23%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) Appium
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.61%) Mocha
6 1 (0.61%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.61%) Subversion
6 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (20.86%) Marketing
2 33 (20.25%) Retail
3 22 (13.50%) Finance
4 16 (9.82%) Banking
5 5 (3.07%) Automotive
5 5 (3.07%) Publishing
6 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (29.45%) Architect
2 32 (19.63%) Developer
3 24 (14.72%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (8.59%) Lead Architect
5 13 (7.98%) Designer
5 13 (7.98%) Integration Architect
5 13 (7.98%) Project Manager
6 12 (7.36%) Analyst
7 11 (6.75%) Data Architect
8 10 (6.13%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.52%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.52%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.91%) E-Commerce Manager
10 8 (4.91%) UX Designer
11 7 (4.29%) Technical Leader
12 6 (3.68%) Big Data Architect
12 6 (3.68%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.68%) QA Engineer
13 5 (3.07%) Coordinator
13 5 (3.07%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.79%) Web Services
2 23 (14.11%) HTML
3 22 (13.50%) CSS
4 18 (11.04%) RESTful
5 16 (9.82%) REST
6 15 (9.20%) Node.js
7 14 (8.59%) HTML5
8 13 (7.98%) CSS3
9 12 (7.36%) IBM Integration Bus
10 11 (6.75%) Oracle Fusion
10 11 (6.75%) Spring
11 10 (6.13%) JSON
11 10 (6.13%) XML
12 9 (5.52%) .NET
12 9 (5.52%) J2EE
13 7 (4.29%) jQuery
13 7 (4.29%) Kafka
13 7 (4.29%) RequireJS
14 6 (3.68%) Behat
14 6 (3.68%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.11%) User Experience
2 13 (7.98%) iPad
3 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.29%) Statistics
4 7 (4.29%) Virtual Team
5 6 (3.68%) Social Media
6 5 (3.07%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.45%) PKI
8 3 (1.84%) Copywriting
8 3 (1.84%) Fintech
9 2 (1.23%) Animation
9 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.23%) FMCG
9 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.23%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.29%) Unix
2 5 (3.07%) Linux
3 3 (1.84%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.61%) Android
4 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.88%) E-Commerce
2 59 (36.20%) B2B
3 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (21.47%) Analytics
5 21 (12.88%) TDD
6 20 (12.27%) SOA
7 17 (10.43%) Scrum
8 16 (9.82%) Content Management
9 15 (9.20%) BDD
9 15 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (8.59%) Kanban
11 13 (7.98%) CRM
11 13 (7.98%) Customer Analytics
11 13 (7.98%) Direct Marketing
11 13 (7.98%) Project Management
11 13 (7.98%) Software Architecture
11 13 (7.98%) Wireframes
12 12 (7.36%) API Integration
12 12 (7.36%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (6.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.40%) Java
2 26 (15.95%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.98%) SQL
4 12 (7.36%) PHP
5 10 (6.13%) C#
5 10 (6.13%) Python
6 9 (5.52%) Scala
7 7 (4.29%) R
8 6 (3.68%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.23%) X++
10 1 (0.61%) ABAP
10 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.61%) C
10 1 (0.61%) ES6
10 1 (0.61%) GraphQL
10 1 (0.61%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (1.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.36%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (6.75%) MOM
2 4 (2.45%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.45%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) Cacti
3 1 (0.61%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.61%) Nagios
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (13.50%) IBM
1 22 (13.50%) Oracle
2 18 (11.04%) hybris
3 14 (8.59%) Adobe
4 12 (7.36%) MuleSoft
5 8 (4.91%) ATG
6 7 (4.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.29%) Zend
7 4 (2.45%) Apigee
7 4 (2.45%) BEA
7 4 (2.45%) SAP
8 3 (1.84%) Facebook
8 3 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.23%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.23%) Ariba
9 2 (1.23%) Gigya
9 2 (1.23%) New Relic
9 2 (1.23%) OpenText
10 1 (0.61%) BMC
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
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