Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 16 June 2019 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 117 119
Rank change year-on-year +22 +2 -15
Contract jobs citing B2C 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £225 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.06% +6.25% -9.09%
10th Percentile £206 £413 £350
90th Percentile £414 £445 £473
South East median daily rate £475 £456 £400
% change year-on-year +4.11% +14.06% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 - -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,345 1,683 1,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.37% 83.03% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 909 798
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £263
90th Percentile £600 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 78 47
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.87 £14.28 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.23% -10.78% +13.48%
10th Percentile £11.78 £10.14 £9.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.65 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -21.18%

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing B2C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for B2C in Buckinghamshire

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing B2C in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for B2C in Buckinghamshire

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing B2C in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for B2C in Buckinghamshire

B2C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for B2C in Buckinghamshire

B2C
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +28 9 £225 -47.06%
B2C
South East

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for B2C.

1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Automotive
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) SLA
4 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) German Language
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (44.44%) SAP
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) COBIT
6 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Business Transformation
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) Proactive Management
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) B2B
7 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver

B2C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) NWDS
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) Automotive
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) German Language
4 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Proactive Management
3 3 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) ABAP
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) SLA
2 3 (33.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle