The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing B2B 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.59 £36.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-37.25% +300.00%
B2B
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 91.11% 90.63% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 20 20
Median daily rate £350 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.60% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

B2B
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent 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