The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank - 30 28
Contract jobs citing B2C 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.91% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.42% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
- +14.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 141 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 74.53% 64.38% 64.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 86 66
Average daily rate £325 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £209 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside