The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank - 70 67
Contract jobs citing B2C 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.75
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
585 726 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 68.10% 73.48% 69.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 349 251
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 15
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -21.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £15.65 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £22.35 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in Reading

B2C
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing B2C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited B2C.

1 2 (100.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Brand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Liferay
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing B2C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited B2C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Brand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript