Period
to 25 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 January 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)
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 46 - 93
Rank change year-on-year - +93 -11
Contract jobs citing B2C 5 0 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Essex 1.45% - 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £480 - -
East of England median daily rate £597 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +44.79% +10.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £59.00 - £33.08
10th Percentile £57.00 - £31.58
90th Percentile £61.00 - £34.58
East of England median hourly rate £59.00 - £33.08

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 308 435 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 89.02% 81.46% 88.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 294 519
Median daily rate £448 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.56% -10.00% +4.60%
10th Percentile £235 £197 £323
90th Percentile £582 £588 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £446
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 30
Median hourly rate £29.50 £17.88 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.03% +8.33% -46.83%
10th Percentile £12.34 £13.50 £12.41
90th Percentile £51.00 £22.24 £47.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.78 £17.97
% change year-on-year +96.91% -1.09% -34.65%

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing B2C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for B2C in Essex

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing B2C in Essex.

Daily rate trend for B2C in Essex

B2C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing B2C in Essex.

Hourly rate trend for B2C in Essex

B2C
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 January 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
Basildon - 3 - -
B2C
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for B2C.

1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (60.00%) hybris
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Omniture
4 1 (20.00%) Google

B2C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Vue.js
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) hybris
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Dynatrace
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Omniture