The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 67 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing B2B 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.66% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.81% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £194 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -18.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-49.71% +30.00%
B2B
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
684 744 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.66% 81.22% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 576 495
Median daily rate £385 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 35
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £18.09 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing B2B as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing B2B 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 Bristol region with a requirement for B2B.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (33.33%) Axure RP
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (16.67%) Database Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle