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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 220 213 217
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing B2C 33 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 13
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£388 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £280 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £344
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.36%
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
7186 5989 6139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.23% 70.41% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4042 3263 2982
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 236 335
Average hourly rate £21.99 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +10 12 £225 -43.75% 5
Surrey -6 4 £275 -38.88% 2
West Sussex -2 3 £250 -30.79% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £569 +127.50%
Middlesex - 1 £388 -
Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 42 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (45.45%) B2B
4 27 (40.91%) Marketing
5 25 (37.88%) HTML
6 22 (33.33%) jQuery
7 20 (30.30%) CSS
7 20 (30.30%) Scrum
8 18 (27.27%) XML
9 17 (25.76%) Business Analysis
10 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 15 (22.73%) JIRA
11 15 (22.73%) Migration
11 15 (22.73%) Finance
12 13 (19.70%) MVC
12 13 (19.70%) Retail
13 12 (18.18%) Mobile App
14 11 (16.67%) Java
14 11 (16.67%) CRM
15 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (13.64%) hybris
16 9 (13.64%) Subversion
16 9 (13.64%) Spring
16 9 (13.64%) Web Development
17 8 (12.12%) Ajax
17 8 (12.12%) .NET
17 8 (12.12%) J2EE
17 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
18 7 (10.61%) Integration Testing
18 7 (10.61%) Drupal

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (10.61%) Tomcat
1 7 (10.61%) Drupal
1 7 (10.61%) Confluence
2 6 (9.09%) CMS
3 5 (7.58%) WordPress
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Liferay
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.03%) MS Project
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.03%) Magento
3 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 6 (9.09%) 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 7 (10.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) JIRA
2 9 (13.64%) Subversion
3 7 (10.61%) JUnit
4 5 (7.58%) Grunt
5 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 27 (40.91%) Marketing
2 15 (22.73%) Finance
3 13 (19.70%) 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%) Legal
8 2 (3.03%) Spanish Language
8 2 (3.03%) Banking
9 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
9 1 (1.52%) Advertising
9 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 18 (27.27%) Developer
4 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (12.12%) Architect
6 7 (10.61%) Hybris Developer
7 5 (7.58%) WordPress Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Lead Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Marketing Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Business Manager
9 2 (3.03%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) HTML
2 22 (33.33%) jQuery
3 20 (30.30%) CSS
4 18 (27.27%) XML
5 9 (13.64%) Spring
6 8 (12.12%) Ajax
6 8 (12.12%) .NET
6 8 (12.12%) J2EE
7 7 (10.61%) JSP
7 7 (10.61%) SOAP
7 7 (10.61%) Web Services
7 7 (10.61%) XSD
7 7 (10.61%) Spring MVC
8 6 (9.09%) HTML5
9 5 (7.58%) CSS3
10 4 (6.06%) REST
11 3 (4.55%) XHTML
11 3 (4.55%) XSLT
12 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.61%) Social Media
3 5 (7.58%) Digital Media
4 4 (6.06%) DTV
4 4 (6.06%) User Experience
4 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (3.03%) iPad
6 2 (3.03%) Social Network
7 1 (1.52%) FMCG
7 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.52%) Wiki
7 1 (1.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (45.45%) B2B
4 20 (30.30%) Scrum
5 17 (25.76%) Business Analysis
6 15 (22.73%) Migration
7 13 (19.70%) MVC
8 11 (16.67%) CRM
9 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.64%) Web Development
11 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
12 7 (10.61%) Integration Testing
12 7 (10.61%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (10.61%) Project Management
13 6 (9.09%) SEO
13 6 (9.09%) OO
13 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
13 6 (9.09%) Email Marketing
13 6 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 11 (16.67%) Java
3 6 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) hybris
2 6 (9.09%) SAP
2 6 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.55%) Metastorm
4 2 (3.03%) ATG
4 2 (3.03%) Omniture
4 2 (3.03%) Siebel
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Demandware
4 2 (3.03%) Facebook
4 2 (3.03%) Twitter
5 1 (1.52%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) DoubleClick
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