The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - - 49
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 - £52.50
B2B
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 293 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.30% 80.27% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 211 281
Average daily rate £420 £439 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -10.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

B2B
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper