The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing B2C 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £345 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.19% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
116 143 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 58.29% 71.14% 62.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 81 94
Average daily rate £400 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 12
Average hourly rate £21.75 - £21.86
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 - £28.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
B2C
North West

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

B2C
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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Liverpool - - - -
B2C
North West