The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 209 205 188
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing B2C 36 29 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.35% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.49% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.13% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £190.00
% change year-on-year
- -80.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6496 5932 6609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.52% 70.67% 68.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3585 3126 3129
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 260 341
Average hourly rate £26.98 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.08% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
B2C
England

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 +13 18 £425 +65.04% 2
Surrey +13 11 £575 +79.68% 2
East Sussex -3 2 £400 -
Hampshire -11 2 £250 +11.11%
West Sussex - 2 £330 -
Buckinghamshire -17 1 £260 +22.35%
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 48 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 34 (42.50%) B2B
3 25 (31.25%) HTML
4 23 (28.75%) Java
5 21 (26.25%) Finance
6 20 (25.00%) Scrum
6 20 (25.00%) Retail
6 20 (25.00%) XML
7 19 (23.75%) MVC
7 19 (23.75%) jQuery
8 18 (22.50%) Project Management
9 16 (20.00%) CRM
9 16 (20.00%) CSS
10 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (18.75%) Spring
10 15 (18.75%) JIRA
10 15 (18.75%) hybris
11 14 (17.50%) Ajax
12 13 (16.25%) Marketing
12 13 (16.25%) Subversion
12 13 (16.25%) SEO
12 13 (16.25%) JSP
12 13 (16.25%) JUnit
12 13 (16.25%) MySQL
12 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
12 13 (16.25%) XSD
12 13 (16.25%) UNIX
12 13 (16.25%) Confluence
12 13 (16.25%) Spring MVC
12 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
1 13 (16.25%) Confluence
2 6 (7.50%) Drupal
3 4 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.50%) Liferay
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) FileNet
6 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Magento
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.50%) Force.com
2 1 (1.25%) Responsys
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) MySQL
2 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.50%) Redis
2 2 (2.50%) BigTable
2 2 (2.50%) Voldemort
3 1 (1.25%) Big Data
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) JIRA
2 13 (16.25%) Subversion
2 13 (16.25%) JUnit
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Retail
3 13 (16.25%) Marketing
4 6 (7.50%) French Language
5 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.75%) Back Office
6 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.50%) Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Billing
8 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.25%) Legal
8 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) Analyst
3 13 (16.25%) Architect
4 11 (13.75%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Product Manager
6 8 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Programme Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Process Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Relationships Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Web Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Business Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Data Architect
10 2 (2.50%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Domain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) HTML
2 20 (25.00%) XML
3 19 (23.75%) jQuery
4 16 (20.00%) CSS
5 15 (18.75%) Spring
6 14 (17.50%) Ajax
7 13 (16.25%) JSP
7 13 (16.25%) XSD
7 13 (16.25%) Spring MVC
8 12 (15.00%) J2EE
9 10 (12.50%) Web Services
9 10 (12.50%) .NET
10 5 (6.25%) REST
10 5 (6.25%) SOAP
11 4 (5.00%) Flash
12 2 (2.50%) Middleware
12 2 (2.50%) Google Closure
12 2 (2.50%) RESTful
13 1 (1.25%) HTML5
13 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.75%) Social Media
3 6 (7.50%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (3.75%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.50%) EPoS
6 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.25%) Wiki
7 1 (1.25%) FMCG
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) PMI
7 1 (1.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) UNIX
2 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 34 (42.50%) B2B
3 20 (25.00%) Scrum
4 19 (23.75%) MVC
5 18 (22.50%) Project Management
6 16 (20.00%) CRM
7 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.25%) SEO
8 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
8 13 (16.25%) Integration Testing
9 11 (13.75%) Data Modelling
10 8 (10.00%) Validation
10 8 (10.00%) Migration
10 8 (10.00%) Data Validation
10 8 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (8.75%) Product Management
11 7 (8.75%) Analytics
11 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
12 6 (7.50%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) Java
2 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (1.25%) SQL
4 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) PMP
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (2.50%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) hybris
2 9 (11.25%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (7.50%) SAP
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle
5 4 (5.00%) Google
6 3 (3.75%) Metastorm
7 2 (2.50%) Siebel
7 2 (2.50%) ATG
7 2 (2.50%) Demandware
8 1 (1.25%) ExactTarget
8 1 (1.25%) Omniture
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Staffworx Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
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