The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - - 88
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.06 £30.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-47.36% -41.90%
B2B
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 1168 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.37% 81.45% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 648 592
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

B2B
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for B2B.

1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Content Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Web Content Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Web Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management