The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - 40 40
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.01% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.42% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £563 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-44.87% +30.00%
B2B
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 211 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 67.08% 70.81% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 119 102
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

B2B
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL