Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 93 107
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 -11
Contract jobs citing B2C 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.20% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.26% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Reading median daily rate £405 - £375
10th Percentile £340 - £363
90th Percentile £446 - £388
Berkshire median daily rate £393 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -23.41% +7.89% +21.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.50 - -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1040 1173 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.34% 79.58% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 615 923
Reading median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - -
10th Percentile £275 £228 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 83
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

B2C
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing B2C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for B2C in Reading

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for B2C in Reading

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing B2C in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for B2C in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for B2C.

1 3 (75.00%) B2B
1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Generation
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing Technology
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Extranet
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis

B2C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (25.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Generation
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com