The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 226 200 185
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -15
Contract jobs citing B2B 41 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.50% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 22
Average daily rate
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£275 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £379
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -44.18%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7228 6045 5842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.94% 70.98% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4094 3238 2910
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 236 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £44.78 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2B across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in the South East

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

B2B
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 12 £425 +13.33% 8
Surrey -6 6 £275 - 2
Hampshire -16 6 £133 -73.50% 2
West Sussex -8 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -14 4 £200 -25.58% 6
Oxfordshire -26 4 £425 +47.82% 7
East Sussex -3 1 £275 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £388 -
Home Counties - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing B2B also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited B2B.

1 38 (42.70%) Marketing
2 27 (30.34%) B2C
3 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (22.47%) Telecoms
4 20 (22.47%) HTML
5 18 (20.22%) E-Commerce
6 16 (17.98%) Migration
7 15 (16.85%) Project Management
8 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
9 12 (13.48%) CSS
9 12 (13.48%) jQuery
9 12 (13.48%) User Stories
10 11 (12.36%) Finance
10 11 (12.36%) CRM
11 10 (11.24%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.11%) Scrum
13 8 (8.99%) Content Management
13 8 (8.99%) Web Services
13 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.99%) Email Marketing
14 7 (7.87%) Degree
14 7 (7.87%) HTML5
14 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
14 7 (7.87%) Drupal
14 7 (7.87%) Eloqua
14 7 (7.87%) XML
14 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
14 7 (7.87%) CMS
15 6 (6.74%) SOAP

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing B2B also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited B2B. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.87%) Drupal
1 7 (7.87%) CMS
2 6 (6.74%) WordPress
3 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.25%) Lync
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.25%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.12%) Liferay
6 1 (1.12%) MODX
6 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Maximo
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
1 3 (3.37%) VoIP
2 2 (2.25%) SAN
2 2 (2.25%) Intranet
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.12%) DMVPN
3 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.12%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) FTP
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
3 1 (1.12%) DNS
3 1 (1.12%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) JIRA
2 5 (5.62%) Grunt
3 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (42.70%) Marketing
2 20 (22.47%) Telecoms
3 11 (12.36%) Finance
4 5 (5.62%) Advertising
4 5 (5.62%) Banking
5 4 (4.49%) French Language
6 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 3 (3.37%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (16.85%) Analyst
2 13 (14.61%) Business Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Architect
4 11 (12.36%) Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Marketing Manager
6 9 (10.11%) Consultant
7 8 (8.99%) Product Manager
8 7 (7.87%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Marketing Assistant
9 5 (5.62%) WordPress Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.37%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Administrator
11 2 (2.25%) Delivery Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Communications Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Business Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Procurement Specialist
11 2 (2.25%) Senior Project Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Programme Planner
11 2 (2.25%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) HTML
2 12 (13.48%) CSS
2 12 (13.48%) jQuery
3 8 (8.99%) Web Services
4 7 (7.87%) HTML5
4 7 (7.87%) XML
5 6 (6.74%) SOAP
5 6 (6.74%) .NET
5 6 (6.74%) CSS3
5 6 (6.74%) REST
6 3 (3.37%) SAML
6 3 (3.37%) XSLT
7 2 (2.25%) J2EE
7 2 (2.25%) XHTML
7 2 (2.25%) XSL
7 2 (2.25%) Middleware
7 2 (2.25%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.12%) Ajax
8 1 (1.12%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.74%) Digital Media
2 6 (6.74%) User Experience
2 6 (6.74%) Social Media
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.25%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.25%) FMCG
5 2 (2.25%) Copywriting
5 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.25%) Social Network
6 1 (1.12%) Wiki
6 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.12%) Open Source
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
6 1 (1.12%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) UNIX
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
1 2 (2.25%) AIX
1 2 (2.25%) Solaris
2 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) B2C
2 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.22%) E-Commerce
4 16 (17.98%) Migration
5 15 (16.85%) Project Management
6 12 (13.48%) User Stories
7 11 (12.36%) CRM
8 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (10.11%) Scrum
10 8 (8.99%) Content Management
10 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.99%) Email Marketing
11 6 (6.74%) Product Management
11 6 (6.74%) Use Case
12 5 (5.62%) Database Marketing
12 5 (5.62%) Business Development
12 5 (5.62%) Strategic Management
12 5 (5.62%) People Management
12 5 (5.62%) Customer Insight
12 5 (5.62%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.74%) PHP
3 2 (2.25%) SQL
3 2 (2.25%) Java
3 2 (2.25%) C#
3 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.25%) Korn
4 1 (1.12%) XPath
4 1 (1.12%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (1.12%) C
4 1 (1.12%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) CIMA
2 3 (3.37%) ACCA
3 2 (2.25%) MCSE
3 2 (2.25%) MCSA
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) AAT
3 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) MCTS
3 2 (2.25%) MCITP
4 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) MBA
4 1 (1.12%) CCNP
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (7.87%) Eloqua
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) Marketo
4 3 (3.37%) Facebook
4 3 (3.37%) Twitter
4 3 (3.37%) Pardot
4 3 (3.37%) IBM
4 3 (3.37%) SAP
5 2 (2.25%) Avaya
5 2 (2.25%) Ariba
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.25%) Sun
5 2 (2.25%) Metastorm
5 2 (2.25%) Sonus
6 1 (1.12%) Omniture
6 1 (1.12%) F5
6 1 (1.12%) Tableau
6 1 (1.12%) ExactTarget
6 1 (1.12%) FatWire
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-450 Per Day
Posted: 21 days ago