The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 158 145 136
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing B2C 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £438 £425 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £445 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £7.93 - -
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3185 2895 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.60% 77.53% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 1668 1250
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 140 119
Median hourly rate £36.52 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £14.50 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in the North West

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2C across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

B2C Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

B2C
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 4 £425 - 4
Cheshire - 1 £563 - 4
Merseyside - 1 £600 -
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for B2C.

1 8 (44.44%) CRM
1 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 7 (38.89%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) hybris
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Customer Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 6 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) SMS
3 6 (33.33%) Google
3 6 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) Change Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) JIRA
4 5 (27.78%) Spring
4 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 5 (27.78%) Ajax
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) JSP
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
4 5 (27.78%) MySQL
4 5 (27.78%) JUnit

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Confluence
1 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP hybris
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
1 5 (27.78%) JUnit
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Hybris Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Lead Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Ajax
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) jQuery
1 5 (27.78%) JSP
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
1 5 (27.78%) Spring MVC
1 5 (27.78%) XML
1 5 (27.78%) XSD
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 4 (22.22%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) EPoS
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) CRM
1 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Change Management
3 6 (33.33%) Customer Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) Data Validation
5 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 4 (22.22%) SEO
5 4 (22.22%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) hybris
1 7 (38.89%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (33.33%) Google
2 6 (33.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
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