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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 55 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing B2B 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 - £52.50
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
472 548 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.62% 75.17% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 290 269
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 55
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.97% -6.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 1 £388 - 1
B2B
East of England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) OpenJDK
2 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) iPaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) EDI

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Gerrit
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (50.00%) OpenJDK
1 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) EDI
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP