The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 68 64 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Contract jobs citing B2C 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.53% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.62% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £400 £424 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.60% +30.38%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 629 645 668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.20% 85.89% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 362 348
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £40.00
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for B2C in Milton Keynes

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for B2C.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Automotive
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) German Language
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Kanban
4 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
4 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Fluent NHibernate
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
4 4 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
1 1 (11.11%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (100.00%) Automotive
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) German Language
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
1 4 (44.44%) Fluent NHibernate
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) SAP TM
3 1 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) API Design
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) SOLID
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
2 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) APMG
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP