Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for B2C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited B2C over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 131 137
Rank change year-on-year +30 +6 +8
Contract jobs citing B2C 3 51 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 1.19% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.35% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 13
Median daily rate £525 £625 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +42.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £463 £363 £375
90th Percentile £588 £725 £534
South East median daily rate £525 £488 £463
% change year-on-year +7.69% +5.41% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £16.50 -

B2C is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,392 3,769 3,501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.36% 87.79% 86.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 1,838 1,769
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £265
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 124 83
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.33 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.18% +3.84% +43.33%
10th Percentile £16.15 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £54.10 £76.38 £49.75
Median hourly rate £29.80 £31.17 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.40% +24.69% +25.31%

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing B2C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for B2C in Berkshire

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing B2C in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for B2C in Berkshire

B2C
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +36 1 - -
B2C
South East

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing B2C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for B2C.

1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Dutch Language
1 1 (33.33%) Finnish Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Polish Language
1 1 (33.33%) Swedish Language
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

B2C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CircleCI
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Mocha
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Dutch Language
1 1 (33.33%) Finnish Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Polish Language
1 1 (33.33%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Chai
1 1 (33.33%) Enzyme
1 1 (33.33%) Jest
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Development
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) ES6
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) hybris
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore