The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 63 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing B2B 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.67% 1.11% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.38% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £445 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-49.71% +30.00%
B2B
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 579 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.27% 80.08% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 417 202
Median daily rate £413 £405 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 24
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.95 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £95.50
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 Oxfordshire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

B2B
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Manager
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C