The table below looks at the statistics for B2C skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
Rank 108 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing B2C 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.099% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £450 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £470 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £44.00
B2C
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1656 1442 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.14% 83.45% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1130 1021 725
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.75 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

B2C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2C across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2C Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

B2C
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing B2C across the West Yorkshire region.

B2C Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2C across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

B2C Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

B2C
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds - 2 £450 - 2
B2C
Yorkshire

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) OLTP
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) OLAP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Intranet
3 3 (42.86%) Extranet
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) WF
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
1 1 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Extranet
1 3 (42.86%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) OLTP
2 3 (42.86%) OLAP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) REST
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) WF
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) WSDL
4 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) ArchiMate
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
4 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) SAP