The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 55 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing B2B 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.83% 0.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £588 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £333
% change year-on-year
- +20.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.25 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-42.67% +256.81%
B2B
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
507 731 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.08% 78.35% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 366 417
Median daily rate £438 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

B2B
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for B2B.

1 5 (83.33%) EDI
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ebXML
3 2 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) cXML
3 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Web Architect
3 2 (33.33%) XML Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) EDI
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) cXML
3 2 (33.33%) ebXML
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) ActionScript
1 2 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe