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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business-to-Business (B2B)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 54 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing B2B 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.83% - 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £438 - £333
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 - £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 - £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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
494 436 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.33% 81.19% 82.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 348 352
Median daily rate £463 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 26
Median hourly rate £21.29 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.41% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.20 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £105.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

B2B
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Oxford - 3 £438 -
B2B
South East

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Market Research
3 2 (22.22%) Copywriting
3 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (22.22%) Social Media
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Integrated Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (11.11%) B2B Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Sass

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) German Language
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Product Owner
1 2 (22.22%) Product Owner
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) AML Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) LESS
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Copywriting
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Market Research
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) B2B Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Integrated Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) Sophos