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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 93 82 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs citing B2B 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.55% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.74% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £434 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.78% +11.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £8.75
% change year-on-year
- +25.71%
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
1215 1076 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 77.59% 74.26% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 610 594
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 65
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £10.44 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £24.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
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 13 February 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
Northamptonshire +11 1 £400 -23.80% 1
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) J2EE
1 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) B2C
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Ant
5 5 (38.46%) UML
5 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
5 5 (38.46%) JBoss
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Content Management
5 5 (38.46%) Ajax
5 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) hybris
6 4 (30.77%) iPad
6 4 (30.77%) Product Management
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) JAX-WS
6 4 (30.77%) JPA
6 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
6 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Reverse Proxy

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (38.46%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) MQSeries
2 4 (30.77%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) HTTPS
1 4 (30.77%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) DataStage
2 4 (30.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Ant
1 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Hybris Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Executive
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Executive
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) J2EE
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Ajax
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) JSON
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) JAX-RS
5 4 (30.77%) JAX-WS
5 4 (30.77%) JDBC
5 4 (30.77%) JMS
5 4 (30.77%) JPA
5 4 (30.77%) JTA
5 4 (30.77%) REST
5 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Spring Security
5 4 (30.77%) Struts
5 4 (30.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) iPad
1 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) B2C
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Content Management
4 5 (38.46%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
5 4 (30.77%) API Development
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) EAI
5 4 (30.77%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 4 (30.77%) Pair Programming
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Product Management
5 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) COBOL
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) hybris
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
1 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
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