Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 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
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 107 117 179
Rank change year-on-year +10 +62 -6
Contract jobs citing B2C 9 2 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.49% 0.092% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
10th Percentile £422 " £375
25th Percentile £483 " £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +28.13% -11.11% -11.76%
75th Percentile £619 " £513
90th Percentile £627 " £631
England median daily rate £523 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +4.50% -4.76% +13.51%

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 1,567 1,799 3,536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.98% 82.56% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 1,103 2,069
10th Percentile £163 £240 £285
25th Percentile £300 £356 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £530 £525 £525
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 96 187
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.75 £10.94
25th Percentile £12.53 £15.38 £13.00
Median hourly rate £18.44 £21.57 £17.25
Median % change year-on-year -14.52% +25.04% -0.40%
75th Percentile £34.54 £47.63 £44.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £58.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.22% +7.14%

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing B2C as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing B2C in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for B2C in the East of England

B2C
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing B2C in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for B2C in the East of England

B2C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing B2C in the East of England.

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 14 June 2021. 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
Hertfordshire - 5 £595 - 3
Essex - 2 £481 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £400 - 1
B2C
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for B2C.

1 7 (77.78%) Microservices
2 4 (44.44%) OAuth2
2 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
2 4 (44.44%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (44.44%) Terraform
2 4 (44.44%) GraphQL
2 4 (44.44%) Serverless
2 4 (44.44%) B2B
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) SAML
2 4 (44.44%) OAuth
2 4 (44.44%) Azure
2 4 (44.44%) AWS
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (33.33%) Ping Identity
3 3 (33.33%) PingFederate
3 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) Data Virtualisation
3 3 (33.33%) GCP

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 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) AWS
1 4 (44.44%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (44.44%) Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Serverless
2 3 (33.33%) GCP
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (33.33%) IAM Developer
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (22.22%) React Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
5 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) GraphQL
1 4 (44.44%) OAuth
1 4 (44.44%) OAuth2
1 4 (44.44%) SAML
2 1 (11.11%) OpenID
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Microservices
2 4 (44.44%) B2B
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 3 (33.33%) Data Virtualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) SELCOPY
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Terraform
2 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (33.33%) PingFederate
2 3 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (11.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
1 3 (33.33%) Ping Identity
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft