The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 230 216 205
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing B2C 27 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 16
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£363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7239 6065 5843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.02% 71.15% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4100 3254 2911
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 237 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £44.55 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

B2C Daily Rate Trend in the South East

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2C across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

B2C Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

B2C
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the South East region.

B2C Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

B2C
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 10 £225 -51.35% 2
Surrey -2 5 £275 -
West Sussex -1 3 £306 -23.43%
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £388 +55.00%
Middlesex - 1 £388 -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 38 (64.41%) E-Commerce
2 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.76%) Marketing
4 26 (44.07%) B2B
5 19 (32.20%) HTML
6 18 (30.51%) jQuery
7 17 (28.81%) Business Analysis
7 17 (28.81%) Scrum
8 16 (27.12%) CSS
9 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.03%) XML
10 13 (22.03%) Retail
10 13 (22.03%) Finance
10 13 (22.03%) Migration
11 12 (20.34%) JIRA
12 10 (16.95%) Web Development
12 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (16.95%) Java
12 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
13 8 (13.56%) CRM
13 8 (13.56%) MVC
14 7 (11.86%) Spring
14 7 (11.86%) Subversion
14 7 (11.86%) Degree
14 7 (11.86%) Drupal
14 7 (11.86%) Email Marketing
14 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (11.86%) Social Media
15 6 (10.17%) hybris

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (11.86%) Drupal
2 6 (10.17%) CMS
3 5 (8.47%) WordPress
4 4 (6.78%) Confluence
4 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) FileNet
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.69%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.39%) Magento
3 1 (1.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) FTP
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) JIRA
2 7 (11.86%) Subversion
3 5 (8.47%) Grunt
4 4 (6.78%) JUnit
5 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.69%) NUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (45.76%) Marketing
2 13 (22.03%) Retail
2 13 (22.03%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) French Language
3 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.78%) Electronics
5 3 (5.08%) Legal
6 2 (3.39%) Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.69%) Automotive
7 1 (1.69%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
2 22 (37.29%) Business Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Developer
4 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) WordPress Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Hybris Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Programme Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Consultant
9 1 (1.69%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 18 (30.51%) jQuery
3 16 (27.12%) CSS
4 13 (22.03%) XML
5 7 (11.86%) Spring
6 6 (10.17%) HTML5
6 6 (10.17%) SOAP
6 6 (10.17%) Web Services
6 6 (10.17%) .NET
7 5 (8.47%) J2EE
7 5 (8.47%) Ajax
7 5 (8.47%) CSS3
8 4 (6.78%) Spring MVC
8 4 (6.78%) XSD
8 4 (6.78%) XSLT
8 4 (6.78%) JSP
9 3 (5.08%) XHTML
9 3 (5.08%) Java EE
9 3 (5.08%) Spring Integration
9 3 (5.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.86%) Social Media
3 5 (8.47%) Digital Media
4 4 (6.78%) DTV
5 3 (5.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.39%) iPad
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) Social Network
7 1 (1.69%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.69%) Wiki
7 1 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) UNIX
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) E-Commerce
2 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (44.07%) B2B
4 17 (28.81%) Business Analysis
4 17 (28.81%) Scrum
5 13 (22.03%) Migration
6 10 (16.95%) Web Development
6 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.56%) CRM
7 8 (13.56%) MVC
8 7 (11.86%) Email Marketing
8 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (10.17%) User Stories
9 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.47%) OO
10 5 (8.47%) Business Transformation
10 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.95%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 2 (3.39%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) hybris
2 4 (6.78%) SAP
3 2 (3.39%) Demandware
3 2 (3.39%) Facebook
3 2 (3.39%) Twitter
3 2 (3.39%) Omniture
3 2 (3.39%) ATG
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau
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