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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 219 214 226
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing B2C 31 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 12
Average daily rate
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£403 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £257 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £448 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £333
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +20.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7089 6153 6619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.94% 71.57% 71.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4032 3421 3194
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 241 331
Average hourly rate £21.00 £33.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.31% +59.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +21 13 £390 +0.64% 2
West Sussex -3 3 £250 -30.79%
Surrey -13 3 £275 -37.14% 6
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £569 +127.50% 1
Middlesex - 1 £388 - 1
Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (65.15%) E-Commerce
2 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (48.48%) HTML
3 32 (48.48%) B2B
4 27 (40.91%) Marketing
5 26 (39.39%) jQuery
6 24 (36.36%) Scrum
6 24 (36.36%) XML
7 23 (34.85%) CSS
8 19 (28.79%) Java
8 19 (28.79%) MVC
8 19 (28.79%) Finance
8 19 (28.79%) JIRA
9 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 14 (21.21%) CRM
10 14 (21.21%) Subversion
10 14 (21.21%) Spring
10 14 (21.21%) Migration
11 13 (19.70%) Ajax
11 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
11 13 (19.70%) hybris
12 12 (18.18%) Confluence
12 12 (18.18%) Integration Testing
12 12 (18.18%) Spring MVC
12 12 (18.18%) SEO
12 12 (18.18%) UNIX
12 12 (18.18%) XSD
12 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
12 12 (18.18%) MySQL
12 12 (18.18%) JSP

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 12 (18.18%) Confluence
2 9 (13.64%) Drupal
3 7 (10.61%) CMS
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.55%) WordPress
5 2 (3.03%) Liferay
5 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
1 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.03%) MS Project
4 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.52%) Magento
4 1 (1.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Force.com
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) SSH
2 1 (1.52%) FTP
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) JIRA
2 14 (21.21%) Subversion
3 12 (18.18%) JUnit
4 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.55%) Grunt
5 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 27 (40.91%) Marketing
2 19 (28.79%) Finance
3 8 (12.12%) Retail
4 7 (10.61%) French Language
5 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
6 4 (6.06%) Electronics
7 3 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (4.55%) Legal
8 2 (3.03%) Banking
9 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.52%) Billing
9 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
9 1 (1.52%) Advertising
9 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Analyst
2 16 (24.24%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Hybris Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Business Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Relationships Manager
8 3 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Marketing Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.03%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Consultant
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Business Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) HTML
2 26 (39.39%) jQuery
3 24 (36.36%) XML
4 23 (34.85%) CSS
5 14 (21.21%) Spring
6 13 (19.70%) Ajax
7 12 (18.18%) Spring MVC
7 12 (18.18%) JSP
7 12 (18.18%) XSD
8 11 (16.67%) Web Services
9 10 (15.15%) J2EE
10 9 (13.64%) .NET
11 8 (12.12%) SOAP
12 5 (7.58%) REST
13 4 (6.06%) HTML5
13 4 (6.06%) Flash
14 3 (4.55%) XHTML
14 3 (4.55%) XSLT
14 3 (4.55%) CSS3
15 2 (3.03%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Social Media
1 10 (15.15%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (6.06%) DTV
4 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.03%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.03%) Social Network
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Wiki
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) E-Commerce
2 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (48.48%) B2B
4 24 (36.36%) Scrum
5 19 (28.79%) MVC
6 14 (21.21%) CRM
6 14 (21.21%) Migration
7 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
8 12 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 12 (18.18%) Project Management
8 12 (18.18%) SEO
9 11 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 10 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (10.61%) Email Marketing
11 7 (10.61%) OO
12 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling
12 6 (9.09%) Validation
12 6 (9.09%) E-business
12 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
12 6 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) Java
2 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.61%) PHP
4 2 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) PMP
2 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) hybris
2 9 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (10.61%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Metastorm
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (3.03%) Omniture
5 2 (3.03%) Siebel
5 2 (3.03%) IBM
5 2 (3.03%) Facebook
5 2 (3.03%) Twitter
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) Demandware
6 1 (1.52%) ATG
6 1 (1.52%) DoubleClick
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