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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 213 220 211
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing B2C 33 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.32% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 14
Average daily rate
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£433 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £455 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
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
6787 6273 7170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.21% 71.73% 71.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3849 3487 3414
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 248 322
Average hourly rate £21.00 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +24 16 £440 +13.54% 2
Surrey -1 4 £575 +31.42% 4
Oxfordshire -5 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £750 -
Hampshire - 2 £250 -
West Sussex +4 1 - -
Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - - 1
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 47 (67.14%) E-Commerce
2 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (45.71%) HTML
4 31 (44.29%) B2B
5 30 (42.86%) Scrum
6 27 (38.57%) XML
7 26 (37.14%) Java
7 26 (37.14%) jQuery
8 25 (35.71%) Finance
8 25 (35.71%) JIRA
9 24 (34.29%) MVC
10 23 (32.86%) CSS
11 20 (28.57%) Marketing
12 19 (27.14%) hybris
13 18 (25.71%) Unit Testing
13 18 (25.71%) Spring
13 18 (25.71%) Ajax
14 17 (24.29%) Subversion
14 17 (24.29%) Spring MVC
14 17 (24.29%) JSP
14 17 (24.29%) JUnit
14 17 (24.29%) MySQL
14 17 (24.29%) XSD
14 17 (24.29%) UNIX
14 17 (24.29%) Tomcat
14 17 (24.29%) Integration Testing
14 17 (24.29%) Confluence
15 16 (22.86%) J2EE
15 16 (22.86%) Project Management
16 13 (18.57%) SEO

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (24.29%) Tomcat
1 17 (24.29%) Confluence
2 6 (8.57%) Drupal
3 4 (5.71%) CMS
4 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.86%) IIS
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.86%) Liferay
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.43%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (2.86%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.86%) Magento
4 1 (1.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Force.com
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) SSH
2 1 (1.43%) FTP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) MySQL
2 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.43%) Redis
3 1 (1.43%) Voldemort
3 1 (1.43%) BigTable
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) JIRA
2 17 (24.29%) Subversion
2 17 (24.29%) JUnit
3 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 20 (28.57%) Marketing
3 10 (14.29%) Retail
4 6 (8.57%) French Language
4 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.71%) Electronics
6 3 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (4.29%) Legal
7 2 (2.86%) Banking
7 2 (2.86%) Billing
8 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Developer
2 17 (24.29%) Hybris Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Lead Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Relationships Manager
9 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Product Manager
10 1 (1.43%) HTML Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Administrator
10 1 (1.43%) Operations Manager
10 1 (1.43%) Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) HTML
2 27 (38.57%) XML
3 26 (37.14%) jQuery
4 23 (32.86%) CSS
5 18 (25.71%) Spring
5 18 (25.71%) Ajax
6 17 (24.29%) Spring MVC
6 17 (24.29%) JSP
6 17 (24.29%) XSD
7 16 (22.86%) J2EE
8 10 (14.29%) Web Services
9 9 (12.86%) .NET
10 6 (8.57%) SOAP
11 5 (7.14%) REST
12 4 (5.71%) Flash
13 3 (4.29%) XHTML
14 2 (2.86%) Middleware
14 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
15 1 (1.43%) WCF
15 1 (1.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Social Media
1 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 5 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (5.71%) DTV
5 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.86%) Social Network
6 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.43%) W3C
7 1 (1.43%) FMCG
7 1 (1.43%) Wiki
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) UNIX
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (67.14%) E-Commerce
2 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (44.29%) B2B
4 30 (42.86%) Scrum
5 24 (34.29%) MVC
6 18 (25.71%) Unit Testing
7 17 (24.29%) Integration Testing
8 16 (22.86%) Project Management
9 13 (18.57%) SEO
9 13 (18.57%) Migration
10 12 (17.14%) Business Analysis
10 12 (17.14%) CRM
11 10 (14.29%) OO
12 8 (11.43%) Data Modelling
12 8 (11.43%) Validation
12 8 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (11.43%) Data Validation
13 6 (8.57%) User Stories
13 6 (8.57%) Programme Management
13 6 (8.57%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) Java
2 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) PMP
2 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.86%) IIBA
3 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) hybris
2 9 (12.86%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (11.43%) SAP
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Google
5 3 (4.29%) Metastorm
6 2 (2.86%) ATG
6 2 (2.86%) Siebel
6 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 2 (2.86%) Demandware
6 2 (2.86%) Facebook
6 2 (2.86%) Twitter
7 1 (1.43%) Tableau
7 1 (1.43%) Omniture
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