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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 215 205 191
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs citing B2B 50 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.67% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £396 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £144 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £550 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +92.00%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7376 6846 6108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.25% 74.40% 71.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4432 3751 3266
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 254 273
Average hourly rate £23.29 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.57 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 +1 16 £400 -12.56% 10
Hampshire +6 14 £400 +117.68% 9
Buckinghamshire 0 6 £348 +78.20% 3
Oxfordshire -19 6 £375 +25.00% 3
Surrey -4 3 £450 -21.73% 8
Thames Valley - 3 £480 -
East Sussex -6 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 34 (33.01%) B2C
2 31 (30.10%) Marketing
3 25 (24.27%) E-Commerce
4 22 (21.36%) Analytics
5 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
7 18 (17.48%) HTML
8 16 (15.53%) Telecoms
9 15 (14.56%) Project Management
9 15 (14.56%) Retail
10 14 (13.59%) Google
10 14 (13.59%) CSS
10 14 (13.59%) CRM
11 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
12 12 (11.65%) Finance
12 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (11.65%) WebSphere
12 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (10.68%) Adobe
14 10 (9.71%) Web Services
14 10 (9.71%) OO
14 10 (9.71%) Java
14 10 (9.71%) SEO
14 10 (9.71%) Spring
14 10 (9.71%) Product Management
14 10 (9.71%) User Experience
14 10 (9.71%) Social Media
15 9 (8.74%) Digital Marketing
15 9 (8.74%) Content Management
15 9 (8.74%) PHP

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 12 (11.65%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.74%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.83%) CMS
4 5 (4.85%) Drupal
5 4 (3.88%) WordPress
5 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (3.88%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (3.88%) Apache
6 2 (1.94%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.97%) Liferay
7 1 (0.97%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.97%) JBoss
7 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Office
3 3 (2.91%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) InDesign
5 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.85%) Optimost
3 4 (3.88%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (2.91%) Magento
4 3 (2.91%) WebTrends
4 3 (2.91%) Summit
5 1 (0.97%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.97%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.85%) Google Checkout
3 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
1 5 (4.85%) VPN
1 5 (4.85%) DNS
2 3 (2.91%) MPLS
2 3 (2.91%) LAN
2 3 (2.91%) VoIP
2 3 (2.91%) WAN
2 3 (2.91%) DHCP
2 3 (2.91%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.94%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.94%) xDSL
3 2 (1.94%) GSM
4 1 (0.97%) CTI
4 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.97%) SDH
4 1 (0.97%) ADSL
4 1 (0.97%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) MySQL
1 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.94%) DB2
2 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.94%) Data Mart
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.88%) Subversion
2 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.91%) Grunt
3 3 (2.91%) Ant
4 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.94%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.94%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.94%) Bower
5 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.97%) NUnit
5 1 (0.97%) Rational Rose
General
1 31 (30.10%) Marketing
2 16 (15.53%) Telecoms
3 15 (14.56%) Retail
4 12 (11.65%) Finance
5 5 (4.85%) Advertising
6 4 (3.88%) Billing
6 4 (3.88%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.91%) Japanese Language
7 3 (2.91%) Norwegian Language
7 3 (2.91%) Swedish Language
7 3 (2.91%) Banking
7 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.91%) Danish Language
8 2 (1.94%) Electronics
8 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.97%) Publishing
9 1 (0.97%) Automotive
9 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (22.33%) Architect
2 19 (18.45%) Developer
3 12 (11.65%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.68%) Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.83%) Consultant
6 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Product Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Designer
8 4 (3.88%) Hybris Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Marketing Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Service Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) E-Commerce Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Magento Developer
9 3 (2.91%) CRM Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.48%) HTML
2 14 (13.59%) CSS
3 10 (9.71%) Web Services
3 10 (9.71%) Spring
4 8 (7.77%) LAMP
4 8 (7.77%) J2EE
5 7 (6.80%) JSP
5 7 (6.80%) jQuery
5 7 (6.80%) HTML5
6 6 (5.83%) RESTful
6 6 (5.83%) Ajax
6 6 (5.83%) Struts
6 6 (5.83%) XML
7 5 (4.85%) DHTML
8 4 (3.88%) SOAP
8 4 (3.88%) .NET
8 4 (3.88%) WebCenter
8 4 (3.88%) CSS3
9 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.71%) Social Media
2 10 (9.71%) User Experience
3 4 (3.88%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.91%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.91%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.94%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.94%) FMCG
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Clustering
5 2 (1.94%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.97%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.97%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.01%) B2C
2 25 (24.27%) E-Commerce
3 22 (21.36%) Analytics
4 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.56%) Project Management
6 14 (13.59%) CRM
7 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.71%) SEO
8 10 (9.71%) OO
8 10 (9.71%) Product Management
9 9 (8.74%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (8.74%) SOA
9 9 (8.74%) Content Management
10 8 (7.77%) Scrum
10 8 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.80%) Web Analytics
11 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
2 10 (9.71%) Java
3 9 (8.74%) PHP
4 5 (4.85%) SQL
5 3 (2.91%) Perl
6 2 (1.94%) PHP5
7 1 (0.97%) Python
7 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) MCSA
2 3 (2.91%) CCNA
2 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.91%) A+ Certification
2 3 (2.91%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (1.94%) PMP
3 2 (1.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) IIBA
4 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (13.59%) Google
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) Adobe
4 9 (8.74%) Oracle
5 8 (7.77%) hybris
5 8 (7.77%) IBM
6 6 (5.83%) Tealeaf
7 5 (4.85%) PayPal
7 5 (4.85%) Coremetrics
7 5 (4.85%) SAP
8 4 (3.88%) BMC
8 4 (3.88%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.88%) Remedy
8 4 (3.88%) Infovista
8 4 (3.88%) Amdocs
8 4 (3.88%) Pega
8 4 (3.88%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.91%) Maxymiser
9 3 (2.91%) Mitel
9 3 (2.91%) Omniture
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