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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 340 361 317
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -44
Contract jobs citing B2C 75 72 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.38% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 89
Average daily rate
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£425 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £394
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.67 - -
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
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -1 8 £319 -34.94% 3
Teddington - 2 £325 -
Hounslow - 1 - - 1
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 83 (53.21%) E-Commerce
2 80 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (39.10%) B2B
4 39 (25.00%) Marketing
5 38 (24.36%) Java
6 36 (23.08%) hybris
7 35 (22.44%) Analytics
7 35 (22.44%) User Experience
8 34 (21.79%) Retail
9 29 (18.59%) Finance
10 28 (17.95%) CRM
11 27 (17.31%) Adobe
11 27 (17.31%) Scrum
12 25 (16.03%) J2EE
13 22 (14.10%) CMS
14 21 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (11.54%) Project Management
16 17 (10.90%) HTML
16 17 (10.90%) WebSphere
17 16 (10.26%) Waterfall
18 15 (9.62%) SOA
19 14 (8.97%) Web Services
19 14 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (8.97%) Sitecore
19 14 (8.97%) Mobile App
20 13 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
20 13 (8.33%) SAP
21 12 (7.69%) JavaScript
21 12 (7.69%) IBM
21 12 (7.69%) Salesforce.com

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (14.10%) CMS
2 17 (10.90%) WebSphere
3 12 (7.69%) Apache Solr
4 11 (7.05%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (5.77%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 8 (5.13%) WebSphere Portal
7 6 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (3.21%) Node.js
9 4 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.56%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.28%) Commerce Server
10 2 (1.28%) Apache
10 2 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.28%) Mule
11 1 (0.64%) nginx
11 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (5.77%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.21%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.56%) MS Project
4 3 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.28%) InDesign
5 2 (1.28%) MS Office
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.85%) Fredhopper
3 5 (3.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (2.56%) Magento
5 2 (1.28%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.64%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.64%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.64%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.77%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.21%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (2.56%) SaaS
3 4 (2.56%) PaaS
4 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.28%) IaaS
5 2 (1.28%) Responsys
6 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.64%) eCircle
6 1 (0.64%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) Internet
1 1 (0.64%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.21%) Big Data
3 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.92%) MySQL
5 2 (1.28%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.28%) Redis
6 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.64%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.64%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (5.77%) JIRA
2 8 (5.13%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.56%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (2.56%) ERwin
4 4 (2.56%) Subversion
4 4 (2.56%) JUnit
4 4 (2.56%) Toad
5 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.28%) Grunt
6 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.28%) Ant
6 2 (1.28%) Selenium
6 2 (1.28%) Firebug
7 1 (0.64%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.64%) RSpec
7 1 (0.64%) JBehave
7 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 39 (25.00%) Marketing
2 34 (21.79%) Retail
3 29 (18.59%) Finance
4 10 (6.41%) Automotive
4 10 (6.41%) Billing
5 8 (5.13%) Advertising
6 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.56%) Publishing
8 3 (1.92%) Banking
9 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.28%) French Language
9 2 (1.28%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.28%) Games
9 2 (1.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.64%) Front Office
10 1 (0.64%) Back Office
10 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (17.95%) Developer
2 25 (16.03%) Architect
3 21 (13.46%) Analyst
4 19 (12.18%) Project Manager
5 18 (11.54%) Business Analyst
6 15 (9.62%) Hybris Developer
7 11 (7.05%) Designer
7 11 (7.05%) Consultant
8 9 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.49%) Hybris Consultant
10 4 (2.56%) Content Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Interaction Designer
10 4 (2.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.56%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.56%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.56%) Data Modeller
10 4 (2.56%) Marketing Manager
10 4 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (2.56%) Lead Architect
10 4 (2.56%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.03%) J2EE
2 17 (10.90%) HTML
3 14 (8.97%) Web Services
4 11 (7.05%) Spring
5 10 (6.41%) CSS
5 10 (6.41%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.77%) WebCenter
7 8 (5.13%) SOAP
8 7 (4.49%) HTML5
9 6 (3.85%) JSON
9 6 (3.85%) XML
10 5 (3.21%) REST
10 5 (3.21%) CSS3
11 4 (2.56%) Spring MVC
11 4 (2.56%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.56%) Lucene
11 4 (2.56%) .NET
11 4 (2.56%) Backbone.js
12 3 (1.92%) Underscore.js
12 3 (1.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.44%) User Experience
2 21 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.97%) Mobile App
4 12 (7.69%) iPad
5 8 (5.13%) Taxonomies
6 5 (3.21%) FMCG
7 4 (2.56%) Copywriting
7 4 (2.56%) Social Media
7 4 (2.56%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.28%) Ontologies
8 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.28%) PKI
8 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.64%) Statistics
9 1 (0.64%) Replication
9 1 (0.64%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.64%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.56%) Linux
1 4 (2.56%) Android
2 3 (1.92%) UNIX
2 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.64%) Solaris
3 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.21%) E-Commerce
2 80 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (39.10%) B2B
4 35 (22.44%) Analytics
5 28 (17.95%) CRM
6 27 (17.31%) Scrum
7 18 (11.54%) Project Management
8 16 (10.26%) Waterfall
9 15 (9.62%) SOA
10 14 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (7.69%) DevOps
13 11 (7.05%) Mentoring
13 11 (7.05%) Open Source
13 11 (7.05%) Content Management
13 11 (7.05%) SEO
14 10 (6.41%) MVC
14 10 (6.41%) Service Management
14 10 (6.41%) Enterprise Architecture
15 8 (5.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.36%) Java
2 12 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 11 (7.05%) SQL
4 6 (3.85%) PHP
5 4 (2.56%) C#
5 4 (2.56%) Python
6 3 (1.92%) Ruby
7 2 (1.28%) C
8 1 (0.64%) ABAP
8 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.64%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.64%) Go
8 1 (0.64%) SOQL
8 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.64%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (5.13%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.28%) PMP
3 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) QA
1 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) Netcool
2 2 (1.28%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.28%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (23.08%) hybris
2 27 (17.31%) Adobe
3 14 (8.97%) Sitecore
4 13 (8.33%) SAP
5 12 (7.69%) IBM
5 12 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (7.05%) Oracle
7 10 (6.41%) Google
7 10 (6.41%) Endeca
8 7 (4.49%) TIBCO
8 7 (4.49%) ATG
9 5 (3.21%) Remedy
9 5 (3.21%) Infovista
9 5 (3.21%) BMC
9 5 (3.21%) DoubleClick
9 5 (3.21%) Amdocs
9 5 (3.21%) Pega
10 4 (2.56%) Apigee
10 4 (2.56%) Sybase
10 4 (2.56%) Microsoft
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