The first table below looks at the demand for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 104 107 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing B2B 18 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.72% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
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£475 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £424 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £200.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £190.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -88.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1659 2067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.83% 68.81% 65.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 730 800
Average daily rate £375 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 54
Average hourly rate £18.04 £30.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.86% -16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £37.50 £49.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
B2B
South East

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2B across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing B2B across the Berkshire region.

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing B2B across the Berkshire region.

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

B2B
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 4 £550 +144.44% 1
Wokingham - 2 £289 -
Newbury 0 1 - - 1
Ascot - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
B2B
South East

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing B2B also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited B2B.

1 30 (71.43%) B2C
2 20 (47.62%) E-Commerce
3 12 (28.57%) CRM
4 11 (26.19%) Web Services
5 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
5 10 (23.81%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (21.43%) HTML
7 8 (19.05%) .NET
7 8 (19.05%) Project Management
7 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
8 7 (16.67%) Migration
8 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 7 (16.67%) Marketing
8 7 (16.67%) Java
9 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 6 (14.29%) XML
9 6 (14.29%) SOAP
9 6 (14.29%) Internet
9 6 (14.29%) MVC
9 6 (14.29%) E-business
9 6 (14.29%) jQuery
9 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (14.29%) Product Management
9 6 (14.29%) REST
10 5 (11.90%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.90%) Drupal
10 5 (11.90%) French Language

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing B2B also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited B2B. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) Drupal
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Liferay
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
1 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Force.com
1 2 (4.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.76%) Redis
1 2 (4.76%) Voldemort
1 2 (4.76%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Marketing
3 5 (11.90%) French Language
4 4 (9.52%) Billing
5 3 (7.14%) Banking
6 2 (4.76%) Retail
6 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Architect
2 11 (26.19%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Product Manager
4 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Relationships Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Copywriter
6 2 (4.76%) Designer
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Product Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Web Services
2 9 (21.43%) HTML
3 8 (19.05%) .NET
4 6 (14.29%) XML
4 6 (14.29%) jQuery
4 6 (14.29%) REST
4 6 (14.29%) SOAP
5 5 (11.90%) J2EE
6 3 (7.14%) Flash
7 2 (4.76%) RESTful
7 2 (4.76%) Middleware
7 2 (4.76%) Spring
7 2 (4.76%) Google Closure
8 1 (2.38%) Ajax
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.38%) WebCenter
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) SAML
8 1 (2.38%) XSLT
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (9.52%) Social Media
4 2 (4.76%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.38%) Wiki
5 1 (2.38%) FMCG
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) e-Health
5 1 (2.38%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Solaris
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) B2C
2 20 (47.62%) E-Commerce
3 12 (28.57%) CRM
4 8 (19.05%) Project Management
5 7 (16.67%) Migration
5 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 6 (14.29%) E-business
6 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.29%) MVC
6 6 (14.29%) Product Management
7 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.90%) SOA
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.52%) Web Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (9.52%) SEO
8 4 (9.52%) Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (4.76%) C
5 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (2.38%) MBA
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Google
3 3 (7.14%) Metastorm
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) Siebel
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) FatWire
5 1 (2.38%) Omniture
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