Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 18 October 2018 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 103
Contract jobs citing B2C 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median daily rate - - £563
North West median daily rate £500 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,132 1,066 1,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 86.35% 83.54% 87.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 773 996
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £410 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% - -1.20%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £256
90th Percentile £538 £575 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 46 34
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.63% +34.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.88 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £22.43 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.23% +42.86% -29.33%

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for B2C in Cheshire

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for B2C in Cheshire