The first table below looks at the demand for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Brighton 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - 22 28
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 1.54% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.02% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate - £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.63 £70.00 £7.52
% change year-on-year
-56.25% +830.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 99 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 68.75% 76.15% 69.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 58 85
Average daily rate £334 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £571 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 2
Average hourly rate £21.61 £21.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.90% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.50 £23.33 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
B2B
East Sussex

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) QSIG
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) CCVP

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (100.00%) QSIG
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Verint