The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing B2B 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.40% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £368 - -
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
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 189 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.51% 72.69% 68.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 113 54
Median daily rate £395 £490 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.38% +18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +269.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

B2B
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for B2B.

1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (77.78%) BPEL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) JMS
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
4 2 (22.22%) EDIFACT
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (11.11%) E-business
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) C

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (77.78%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SOA Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Business Developer
4 2 (22.22%) E-Business Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (22.22%) EDIFACT
2 2 (22.22%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) BPEL
1 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) E-business
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle