The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 61 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing B2C 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £430 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £7.93 - -
B2C
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
628 727 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.85% 79.11% 77.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 381 378
Median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.74% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 21
Median hourly rate £60.00 £40.00 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +150.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for B2C.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) ABAP
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Toad
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) SAP R/3
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (33.33%) SAP XI
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (33.33%) SAP R/3
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management Manager
2 2 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Strategy Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Incident Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SAP XI
1 2 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP