The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 120 118 135
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing B2B 10 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.78% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.01% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Median daily rate £413 £350 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £210 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £515 £649
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.59 - £9.00
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1961 2182 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.78% 76.97% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 1254 1493
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 166 146
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing B2B as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

B2B
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 6 £400 -20.00% 5
Bedfordshire -8 3 £413 +40.42% 1
Essex +4 1 - - 2
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing B2B also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for B2B.

1 10 (45.45%) Retail
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) User Experience
3 6 (27.27%) CRM
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) B2C
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (18.18%) NServiceBus
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) MSMQ
5 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (18.18%) Wireframes
6 3 (13.64%) Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) Internet
6 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) NServiceBus
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) DNN
3 1 (4.55%) Gentran
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.09%) InDesign
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) VoIP
2 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) GIS
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (45.45%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (13.64%) UX Designer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Photoshop Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Graphic Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Photoshop Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Voice Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) MSMQ
4 3 (13.64%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) Kendo UI
5 2 (9.09%) SOAP
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
5 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) EDI
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) RIA
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Copywriting
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 2 (9.09%) Handset
3 2 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) iPad
4 1 (4.55%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) B2C
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Content Management
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) hybris
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
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