The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 65 67 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Contract jobs citing B2B 6 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 1.23% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.60% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £575 £443 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.94% +121.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.25 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-42.67% +256.81%
B2B
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
699 940 976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.53% 77.37% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 460 547
Median daily rate £430 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £527 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 57
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £10.00 £8.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

B2B
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +12 5 £588 +6.81%
B2B
South East

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 5 (50.00%) EDI
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) B2C
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Web Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) SEO
3 3 (30.00%) CMS
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Drupal
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) ebXML
4 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (20.00%) cXML
4 2 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) ActionScript

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Web Architect
3 2 (20.00%) XML Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) EDI
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) cXML
4 2 (20.00%) ebXML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) B2C
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
2 3 (30.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe