The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
North West / Manchester
Rank - 89 92
Contract jobs citing B2C 0 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.79% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.93% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1108 1502 1158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.38% 84.81% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 879 696
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 31
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

B2C
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for B2C.

1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) Magento

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft