The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for B2C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited B2C over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
B2C (Business-to-Consumer)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 42 37 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Contract jobs citing B2C 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.36% 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £700 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £7.93 -
% change year-on-year +291.16% -  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 222 216 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 79.00% 78.83% 67.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 127 133
Median daily rate £340 £280 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -16.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing B2C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for B2C in Leicestershire

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for B2C in Leicestershire

B2C
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for B2C.

1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Digital
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management