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 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 340 333 321
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing B2B 93 94 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.50% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 73
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 1
Median hourly rate £26.94 £11.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.90% -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
18283 18659 18629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.33% 81.19% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 13253 13181
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 240 230
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +33 15 £450 - 15
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 68 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (26.07%) Marketing
3 53 (25.12%) B2C
4 40 (18.96%) Finance
5 37 (17.54%) E-Commerce
6 31 (14.69%) Java
6 31 (14.69%) SQL
6 31 (14.69%) Telecoms
7 28 (13.27%) Degree
7 28 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (12.80%) HTML
9 26 (12.32%) CSS
9 26 (12.32%) Scrum
10 25 (11.85%) JavaScript
11 24 (11.37%) Project Management
12 23 (10.90%) Web Services
12 23 (10.90%) Retail
13 22 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (9.95%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (9.95%) UML
15 20 (9.48%) CRM
16 19 (9.00%) J2EE
16 19 (9.00%) CMS
16 19 (9.00%) User Experience
16 19 (9.00%) RESTful
17 18 (8.53%) SOAP
18 17 (8.06%) OO
18 17 (8.06%) XML
18 17 (8.06%) TDD
18 17 (8.06%) Ajax

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 19 (9.00%) CMS
2 13 (6.16%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.21%) Apache
4 5 (2.37%) Smallworld
5 4 (1.90%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.42%) SAS
6 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.95%) Confluence
7 2 (0.95%) Drupal
7 2 (0.95%) JBoss
7 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.95%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.47%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.47%) Kentico
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 8 (3.79%) MS Office
1 8 (3.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (3.32%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.90%) AutoCAD
4 4 (1.90%) MS Project
5 3 (1.42%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (3.32%) Eloqua
2 4 (1.90%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.42%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.95%) FastStats
4 2 (0.95%) Magento
5 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.37%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.37%) SaaS
3 3 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.47%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.21%) Internet
2 10 (4.74%) SNMP
3 9 (4.27%) Broadband
4 8 (3.79%) DOCSIS
4 8 (3.79%) GPON
4 8 (3.79%) VDSL
5 3 (1.42%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.95%) Intranet
6 2 (0.95%) LDAP
6 2 (0.95%) SSL
7 1 (0.47%) ADSL
7 1 (0.47%) Firewall
7 1 (0.47%) HTTP
7 1 (0.47%) MPLS
7 1 (0.47%) WAN
7 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.37%) PowerCenter
3 5 (2.37%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.90%) GIS
4 4 (1.90%) QGIS
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.42%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.47%) BODI
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.47%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.47%) MySQL
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.47%) QlikView
7 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.64%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.69%) SoapUI
3 10 (4.74%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.90%) JIRA
5 3 (1.42%) Android Studio
5 3 (1.42%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.42%) Gradle
5 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.47%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.47%) Grunt
7 1 (0.47%) Hudson
7 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.47%) Mockito
7 1 (0.47%) Selenium
7 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.47%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 55 (26.07%) Marketing
2 40 (18.96%) Finance
3 31 (14.69%) Telecoms
4 23 (10.90%) Retail
5 10 (4.74%) French Language
6 9 (4.27%) German Language
6 9 (4.27%) Publishing
7 6 (2.84%) Banking
7 6 (2.84%) Legal
8 4 (1.90%) Advertising
8 4 (1.90%) Dutch Language
8 4 (1.90%) Law
9 3 (1.42%) Brand Awareness
9 3 (1.42%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.42%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.42%) Turkish Language
10 2 (0.95%) Games
10 2 (0.95%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (16.11%) Architect
2 31 (14.69%) Analyst
3 29 (13.74%) Developer
4 25 (11.85%) Business Analyst
5 22 (10.43%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.21%) Java Developer
8 10 (4.74%) Digital Architect
8 10 (4.74%) XML Developer
9 9 (4.27%) Marketing Manager
10 8 (3.79%) Java Engineer
11 7 (3.32%) Consultant
11 7 (3.32%) Senior Manager
12 6 (2.84%) Enterprise Architect
12 6 (2.84%) Product Manager
12 6 (2.84%) Senior Architect
13 5 (2.37%) Agile Project Manager
13 5 (2.37%) Designer
13 5 (2.37%) E-Commerce Manager
13 5 (2.37%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.80%) HTML
2 26 (12.32%) CSS
3 23 (10.90%) Web Services
4 19 (9.00%) J2EE
4 19 (9.00%) RESTful
5 18 (8.53%) SOAP
6 17 (8.06%) Ajax
6 17 (8.06%) XML
7 16 (7.58%) Struts
8 15 (7.11%) JSTL
9 13 (6.16%) .NET
9 13 (6.16%) XSD
9 13 (6.16%) XSLT
10 12 (5.69%) Hibernate
10 12 (5.69%) Spring
11 11 (5.21%) JSP
11 11 (5.21%) Servlets
12 10 (4.74%) Java RMI
12 10 (4.74%) JMS
12 10 (4.74%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.00%) User Experience
3 13 (6.16%) Social Media
4 6 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.37%) Web 2.0
6 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.42%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.42%) Fintech
8 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.95%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.95%) Life Science
8 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.95%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (0.95%) Psychology
8 2 (0.95%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.47%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.21%) Linux
2 5 (2.37%) Windows
3 4 (1.90%) Android
3 4 (1.90%) Unix
4 2 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.47%) Solaris
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (25.12%) B2C
3 37 (17.54%) E-Commerce
4 26 (12.32%) Scrum
5 24 (11.37%) Project Management
6 22 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (9.95%) UML
8 20 (9.48%) CRM
9 17 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
9 17 (8.06%) OO
9 17 (8.06%) TDD
10 15 (7.11%) SOA
11 14 (6.64%) Business Analysis
11 14 (6.64%) Migration
11 14 (6.64%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.16%) Analytics
12 13 (6.16%) Business Development
13 12 (5.69%) Web Development
14 10 (4.74%) Multithreading
14 10 (4.74%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.69%) Java
1 31 (14.69%) SQL
2 25 (11.85%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.21%) C#
4 5 (2.37%) C
4 5 (2.37%) PHP
5 2 (0.95%) Perl
5 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.95%) R
6 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.47%) Python
6 1 (0.47%) Ruby
6 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (13.27%) Degree
2 3 (1.42%) ISEB
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) MCAD
4 1 (0.47%) MCSD
4 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.84%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) COBIT
2 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.47%) Control-M
2 1 (0.47%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (9.95%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (6.16%) hybris
3 12 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.32%) Informatica
5 6 (2.84%) ATG
5 6 (2.84%) Google
5 6 (2.84%) Oracle
6 4 (1.90%) Adobe
6 4 (1.90%) Ericsson
6 4 (1.90%) SAP
6 4 (1.90%) Tableau
6 4 (1.90%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.42%) Akamai
7 3 (1.42%) IBM
7 3 (1.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 2 (0.95%) Apteco
8 2 (0.95%) Demandware
8 2 (0.95%) Facebook
8 2 (0.95%) Talend
8 2 (0.95%) Twitter
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