The first table below looks at the demand for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 22 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing B2B 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.90% 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £315 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.63 £70.00 £7.52
% change year-on-year
-56.25% +830.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 300 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 77.22% 81.97% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 237 213
Average daily rate £500 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
B2B
London

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (83.33%) Content Management
2 4 (66.67%) SEO
2 4 (66.67%) Social Media
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Back Office
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) MODAF
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Social Network
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Documentum
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) RUP
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) Documentum
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Website Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Content Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Swing
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) Social Network
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Content Management
2 4 (66.67%) SEO
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) MODAF
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) RUP
5 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) VMware