The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 320 334 319
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing B2B 116 98 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.51% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 63 74
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Median hourly rate £38.68 £11.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.59% -68.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-49.71% +30.00%
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18895 19269 18972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.31% 81.64% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13653 13770 13293
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 232 231
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £64.25 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in London

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in London

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in London

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in London

B2B
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

B2B Hourly Rate Histogram in London

B2B
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London +42 16 £463 +19.35% 18
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 London region with a requirement for B2B.

1 59 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (24.88%) Marketing
3 44 (21.46%) B2C
4 39 (19.02%) Finance
5 36 (17.56%) Telecoms
6 35 (17.07%) E-Commerce
7 31 (15.12%) Java
7 31 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (14.15%) Degree
9 28 (13.66%) Project Management
10 27 (13.17%) SQL
10 27 (13.17%) HTML
11 26 (12.68%) CSS
12 25 (12.20%) Scrum
13 22 (10.73%) Retail
13 22 (10.73%) Web Services
13 22 (10.73%) JavaScript
13 22 (10.73%) User Experience
14 19 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (8.78%) UML
16 17 (8.29%) RESTful
17 16 (7.80%) Analytics
17 16 (7.80%) J2EE
17 16 (7.80%) Salesforce.com
18 15 (7.32%) XML
18 15 (7.32%) OO
18 15 (7.32%) SOAP
18 15 (7.32%) CRM
18 15 (7.32%) SOA
18 15 (7.32%) CMS

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 15 (7.32%) CMS
2 11 (5.37%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.39%) Apache
4 7 (3.41%) Smallworld
5 6 (2.93%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.95%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.98%) Confluence
8 2 (0.98%) Drupal
8 2 (0.98%) JBoss
8 2 (0.98%) SAS
8 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.98%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.98%) WordPress
9 1 (0.49%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.49%) Kentico
9 1 (0.49%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (3.41%) MS Excel
1 7 (3.41%) MS Office
1 7 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (2.93%) AutoCAD
3 5 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.46%) MS Project
6 2 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.98%) InDesign
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.49%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Eloqua
2 6 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.95%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.46%) Magento
4 3 (1.46%) SAP hybris
5 2 (0.98%) FastStats
5 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.85%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.37%) SaaS
3 6 (2.93%) Google Analytics
4 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.98%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.98%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.49%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.85%) DOCSIS
1 12 (5.85%) GPON
1 12 (5.85%) Internet
1 12 (5.85%) VDSL
2 8 (3.90%) Broadband
2 8 (3.90%) SNMP
3 5 (2.44%) SSL
4 3 (1.46%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.46%) Wireless
5 2 (0.98%) Intranet
5 2 (0.98%) PBX
6 1 (0.49%) ADSL
6 1 (0.49%) Firewall
6 1 (0.49%) MPLS
6 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.93%) PowerCenter
2 6 (2.93%) QGIS
2 6 (2.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.46%) GIS
4 3 (1.46%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (0.98%) JasperReports
5 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.49%) QlikView
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.85%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.37%) SoapUI
3 8 (3.90%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.95%) Hudson
4 4 (1.95%) JIRA
5 3 (1.46%) Android Studio
5 3 (1.46%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.46%) Gradle
5 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.98%) Maven
6 2 (0.98%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Mockito
7 1 (0.49%) Selenium
7 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.49%) TestComplete
General
1 51 (24.88%) Marketing
2 39 (19.02%) Finance
3 36 (17.56%) Telecoms
4 22 (10.73%) Retail
5 11 (5.37%) French Language
5 11 (5.37%) Publishing
6 10 (4.88%) German Language
7 7 (3.41%) Banking
7 7 (3.41%) Legal
8 5 (2.44%) Brand Awareness
8 5 (2.44%) Italian Language
8 5 (2.44%) Turkish Language
9 4 (1.95%) Advertising
10 3 (1.46%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.46%) Dutch Language
10 3 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.46%) Law
11 1 (0.49%) Billing
11 1 (0.49%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (13.17%) Developer
2 25 (12.20%) Analyst
2 25 (12.20%) Architect
3 20 (9.76%) Business Analyst
4 19 (9.27%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.85%) Marketing Manager
5 12 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (4.88%) Consultant
7 9 (4.39%) Java Developer
8 8 (3.90%) Senior Manager
8 8 (3.90%) XML Developer
9 6 (2.93%) Build Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Designer
9 6 (2.93%) Informatica Consultant
9 6 (2.93%) Java Engineer
9 6 (2.93%) Operations Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Planning Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Product Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Senior Architect
9 6 (2.93%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.17%) HTML
2 26 (12.68%) CSS
3 22 (10.73%) Web Services
4 17 (8.29%) RESTful
5 16 (7.80%) J2EE
6 15 (7.32%) Ajax
6 15 (7.32%) SOAP
6 15 (7.32%) XML
7 14 (6.83%) Struts
8 13 (6.34%) JSTL
9 12 (5.85%) .NET
9 12 (5.85%) XSLT
10 11 (5.37%) REST
11 10 (4.88%) Hibernate
11 10 (4.88%) Spring
11 10 (4.88%) XSD
12 9 (4.39%) JSP
12 9 (4.39%) Servlets
13 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET
13 8 (3.90%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.73%) User Experience
3 9 (4.39%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.39%) Social Media
4 5 (2.44%) Fintech
4 5 (2.44%) Web 2.0
5 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.46%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.46%) DataPower
6 3 (1.46%) Handset
6 3 (1.46%) Psychology
7 2 (0.98%) Copywriting
7 2 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.98%) Life Science
7 2 (0.98%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.98%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.98%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.98%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.37%) Linux
2 5 (2.44%) Unix
2 5 (2.44%) Windows
3 4 (1.95%) Android
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) Solaris
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (21.46%) B2C
3 35 (17.07%) E-Commerce
4 28 (13.66%) Project Management
5 25 (12.20%) Scrum
6 19 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (8.78%) UML
8 16 (7.80%) Analytics
9 15 (7.32%) CRM
9 15 (7.32%) OO
9 15 (7.32%) SOA
9 15 (7.32%) TDD
10 13 (6.34%) Business Development
10 13 (6.34%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (6.34%) Presales
11 12 (5.85%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.85%) Migration
11 12 (5.85%) Web Development
12 11 (5.37%) Marketing Strategy
13 9 (4.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (15.12%) Java
2 27 (13.17%) SQL
3 22 (10.73%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.88%) C#
5 5 (2.44%) PHP
6 4 (1.95%) C
7 2 (0.98%) Perl
7 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.98%) R
8 1 (0.49%) Python
8 1 (0.49%) Ruby
8 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (14.15%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) ISEB
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.49%) PMP
2 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.95%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) Actionable Recommendations
2 3 (1.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.49%) Control-M
3 1 (0.49%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (7.80%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (6.34%) hybris
3 11 (5.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.90%) Informatica
5 7 (3.41%) Adobe
5 7 (3.41%) Google
5 7 (3.41%) Oracle
6 6 (2.93%) ATG
7 5 (2.44%) IBM
8 4 (1.95%) Ericsson
8 4 (1.95%) SAP
8 4 (1.95%) Tableau
8 4 (1.95%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.46%) Akamai
9 3 (1.46%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (0.98%) Apteco
10 2 (0.98%) Demandware
10 2 (0.98%) Facebook
10 2 (0.98%) Sonatype
10 2 (0.98%) Twitter
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