The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 119 134 130
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4  
Contract jobs citing B2C 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.18% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.22% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £400 £588 £1,000
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.91% -41.25%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2280 2161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 80.97% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1542 1396
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £36.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

B2C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for B2C in Yorkshire

B2C
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2C within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +13 7 £400 -31.91% 1
B2C
England

B2C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for B2C.

1 6 (50.00%) PHP
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) B2B
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) OLTP
2 4 (33.33%) Intranet
2 4 (33.33%) Extranet
2 4 (33.33%) OLAP
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) MS Project
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection

B2C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Extranet
1 4 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) OLAP
2 4 (33.33%) OLTP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Training Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) B2B
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft