The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 75 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing B2B 24 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.49% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 1
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£450 £365 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
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
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1233 1076 1202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.49% 71.97% 74.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 572 616
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 47 51
Average hourly rate £19.08 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -51.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £56.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

B2B
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Northamptonshire +5 11 £500 +36.98% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 8 £450 -
Leicestershire +1 3 £563 - 2
Derbyshire - 1 £375 -
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 37 (69.81%) B2C
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) E-Commerce
4 22 (41.51%) Java
5 20 (37.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (37.74%) Zachman Framework
5 20 (37.74%) TOGAF
6 19 (35.85%) hybris
7 18 (33.96%) Marketing
8 16 (30.19%) Waterfall
9 13 (24.53%) SAP
10 12 (22.64%) Retail
10 12 (22.64%) Content Management
11 10 (18.87%) Project Management
12 9 (16.98%) Endeca
12 9 (16.98%) SQL
12 9 (16.98%) SOA
13 8 (15.09%) JDA
13 8 (15.09%) Oracle
13 8 (15.09%) RedPrairie
14 7 (13.21%) Analytics
14 7 (13.21%) User Experience
14 7 (13.21%) HTML
14 7 (13.21%) Middleware
14 7 (13.21%) Front Office
14 7 (13.21%) Finance
14 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
15 6 (11.32%) Scrum
15 6 (11.32%) XML
15 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (7.55%) CMS
1 4 (7.55%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
1 2 (3.77%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
1 4 (7.55%) Ant
2 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) QUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Checkstyle
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 18 (33.96%) Marketing
2 12 (22.64%) Retail
3 7 (13.21%) Front Office
3 7 (13.21%) Finance
3 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Architect
2 18 (33.96%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Hybris Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Junior
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Support Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Process Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Process Manager
9 1 (1.89%) PMO Manager
9 1 (1.89%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Project Support Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Communications Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.89%) Governance Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Senior PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) HTML
1 7 (13.21%) Middleware
2 6 (11.32%) XML
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 3 (5.66%) J2EE
4 3 (5.66%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) Spring
5 2 (3.77%) HTML5
5 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.89%) Java EE
6 1 (1.89%) JSON
6 1 (1.89%) JSTL
6 1 (1.89%) jQuery
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (1.89%) JPA
6 1 (1.89%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (1.89%) RichFaces
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) Taxonomies
2 4 (7.55%) Ontologies
3 2 (3.77%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) B2C
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) E-Commerce
4 20 (37.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (37.74%) Zachman Framework
4 20 (37.74%) TOGAF
5 16 (30.19%) Waterfall
6 12 (22.64%) Content Management
7 10 (18.87%) Project Management
8 9 (16.98%) SOA
9 7 (13.21%) Analytics
10 6 (11.32%) EAI
10 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.32%) Scrum
10 6 (11.32%) Web Analytics
11 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
11 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
11 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
11 5 (9.43%) ERP
11 5 (9.43%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) Java
2 9 (16.98%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.55%) AWK
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) HND
2 1 (1.89%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.89%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) P3O
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) hybris
2 13 (24.53%) SAP
3 9 (16.98%) Endeca
4 8 (15.09%) RedPrairie
4 8 (15.09%) Oracle
4 8 (15.09%) JDA
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) ATG
6 3 (5.66%) OpenText
6 3 (5.66%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.77%) Google
8 1 (1.89%) Demandware
8 1 (1.89%) Sun
8 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.89%) Nokia
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