The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 70 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing B2B 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% - 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £358
% change year-on-year
- +18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +92.00%
B2B
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
623 569 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.16% 70.16% 71.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 312 241
Average daily rate £375 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 36
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.60 £21.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.70 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

B2B
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Cambridge - 4 £350 - 1
B2B
East of England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) EDI
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) JSP

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) NWDS
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Security Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) EDI
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) BAPI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) B2C
2 1 (16.67%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) SAP