Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 July 2017 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)
London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 227 271
Rank change year-on-year +4 +44 +19
Contract jobs citing B2C 13 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 17
City of London median daily rate £313 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +16.13% -6.06%
10th Percentile £263 £393 £250
90th Percentile £487 £715 £580
London median daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £37.03 - -

B2C is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5731 5991 9321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 87.54% 86.98% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4440 4865 7281
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £286
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 54 94
City of London median hourly rate £20.85 £19.74 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.60% -6.65% -2.76%
10th Percentile £13.37 £11.33 £10.70
90th Percentile £32.98 £40.17 £53.38
London median hourly rate £24.41 £21.34 £19.72
% change year-on-year +14.39% +8.24% +3.76%

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing B2C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for B2C in the City of London

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for B2C in the City of London

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing B2C in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for B2C in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing B2C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for B2C.

1 9 (69.23%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) PMO
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) User Experience
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) Service Design
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (15.38%) Docker
6 2 (15.38%) WebEx
6 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
7 1 (7.69%) Content Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Redux
7 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) React

B2C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
1 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (69.23%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) PMO Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Project Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Project Support Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Conversion Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Hybris Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 1 (7.69%) Apache CXF
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) React
2 1 (7.69%) Redux
2 1 (7.69%) XHTML
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Design
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) Brand Management
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Content Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) PMO
2 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
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