The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing B2B 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.88% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-44.87% +30.00%
B2B
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 140 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 82.82% 84.85% 65.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 86 47
Median daily rate £325 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £295 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -38.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

B2B
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
B2B
West Midlands

B2B
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) APMP
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Workstream Lead
1 1 (50.00%) Workstream Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Workstream Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) APMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PMP