Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 172 168
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing B2C 12 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.54% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.66% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 15
East of England median daily rate £450 £260 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.08% -42.22% +9.09%
10th Percentile £374 £223 £323
90th Percentile £850 £468 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £431
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.45% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
East of England median hourly rate £39.88 £36.00 £38.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -6.09% -
10th Percentile £36.78 £29.80 £27.80
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.85 £45.25
England median hourly rate £25.63 £36.00 £38.09
% change year-on-year -28.82% -5.48% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4279 3935 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.67% 81.39% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2463 2286 2717
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £542 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 313 390
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +23.53% +3.83%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.80 £11.98
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.47
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing B2C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for B2C in the East of England

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for B2C in the East of England

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing B2C in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for B2C in the East of England

B2C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for B2C in the East of England

B2C
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Essex -22 7 £415 +59.62%
Bedfordshire -7 5 £570 +42.50% 1
B2C
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for B2C.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 6 (50.00%) Content Management
3 5 (41.67%) XHTML
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Sass
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Maven
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) SEO
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) GitHub
5 3 (25.00%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) Web 2.0
5 3 (25.00%) Grunt
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) npm

B2C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
2 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) npm
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (8.33%) AccuRev
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Gradle
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) UI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Ajax
1 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) XHTML
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 4 (33.33%) Sass
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Java SE
5 1 (8.33%) JMS
5 1 (8.33%) JPA
5 1 (8.33%) OSGi
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) SAML
5 1 (8.33%) Servlets
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) SEO
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Information Management
5 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
1 2 (16.67%) Google
1 2 (16.67%) Omniture
2 1 (8.33%) hybris
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP