The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 46 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing B2B 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.06 £30.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-47.36% -41.90%
B2B
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 285 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.14% 75.40% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 204 183
Median daily rate £413 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £43.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

B2B
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for B2B.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft