The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - 40 30
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.55% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.86% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
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- £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+92.00% +4.16%
B2B
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 232 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 67.28% 64.09% 66.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 143 122
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £44.60 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.39% +93.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £28.08 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

B2B
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Sheffield - - - -
B2B
Yorkshire

B2B
Top 10 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) QA

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) EDIFACT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA