The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 89 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs citing B2B 9 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 0.91% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £375 £480 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +18.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £444 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £8.75
% change year-on-year
+286.36% +25.71%
B2B
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
968 1162 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 80.33% 81.37% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 647 541
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 16 36
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

B2B
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Epsom - 1 £300 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
B2B
South East

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) EDI
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) B2C
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (28.57%) BPEL
5 4 (28.57%) MDX
5 4 (28.57%) WSUS
5 4 (28.57%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) WF
5 4 (28.57%) Control-M
5 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) CommVault
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) SOA

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
1 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Integration Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Data Integration Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (7.14%) EDI Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) EDI Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Integration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) EDI
2 4 (28.57%) AppFabric
2 4 (28.57%) MDX
2 4 (28.57%) MSMQ
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 4 (28.57%) WCF
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) WF
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) EDIFACT
3 2 (14.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) B2C
3 4 (28.57%) API Integration
3 4 (28.57%) BPEL
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) DRM
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Cash Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MBA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Control-M
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
1 4 (28.57%) CommVault
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) RightFax
2 3 (21.43%) Hyperion
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) JD Edwards
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.14%) Facebook
4 1 (7.14%) PayPal
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter