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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 246 235 202
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -33
Contract jobs citing B2C 24 32 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.32% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.41% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 41
Median daily rate £425 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £330 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £516 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £450 £408
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £7.93 - -
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
7655 7727 7084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.52% 77.86% 74.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4702 4357 3939
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 283 282
Median hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing B2C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 9 £391 +63.02% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £430 +27.40% 1
Surrey -15 5 £625 +35.13% 3
Hampshire -2 1 - - 3
East Sussex -6 1 £275 -26.66%
Kent -25 1 £510 +36.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing B2C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for B2C.

1 11 (33.33%) B2B
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Retail
4 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) Degree
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 6 (18.18%) DNS
6 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 6 (18.18%) Automotive
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
7 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
7 5 (15.15%) hybris
7 5 (15.15%) Office 365
7 5 (15.15%) OAuth2
7 5 (15.15%) PKI
7 5 (15.15%) Kerberos
7 5 (15.15%) Windows
7 5 (15.15%) LDAP
7 5 (15.15%) Java
7 5 (15.15%) MS Office
7 5 (15.15%) SAML
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) SAP
8 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.12%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) German Language
8 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) Kerberos
2 5 (15.15%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Ant
1 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) JUnit
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) Toad
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Retail
3 6 (18.18%) Automotive
4 4 (12.12%) German Language
5 3 (9.09%) French Language
5 3 (9.09%) Italian Language
5 3 (9.09%) Marketing
5 3 (9.09%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (9.09%) Spanish Language
5 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Architect
1 7 (21.21%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Escalation Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Hybris Developer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) OAuth2
1 5 (15.15%) SAML
2 4 (12.12%) Spring
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) jQuery
3 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) Ajax
4 2 (6.06%) J2EE
4 2 (6.06%) JSP
4 2 (6.06%) SAP XI
4 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) XSD
5 1 (3.03%) AppFabric
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) B2B
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) SDLC
4 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Scrum
5 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) SEO
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Java
1 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) ABAP
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) hybris
3 4 (12.12%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) ATG
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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