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 23 June 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 133 148
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15  
Contract jobs citing B2C 3 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.46% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.53% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 3
Median daily rate £400 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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 1705 2446 2463
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.49% 86.68% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 1705 1719
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 56
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.90 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.31% +1.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £26.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 23 June 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 +12 3 £400 -16.66% 4
B2C
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 5 (45.45%) PHP
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) OLAP
1 5 (45.45%) SOA
1 5 (45.45%) B2B
1 5 (45.45%) OLTP
1 5 (45.45%) Intranet
1 5 (45.45%) Extranet
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) WF
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management

B2C
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Extranet
1 5 (45.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 5 (45.45%) OLAP
1 5 (45.45%) OLTP
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) WF
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) B2B
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft