The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 136 139 104
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Contract jobs citing B2B 9 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.17% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.21% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Median daily rate £535 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £410 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-49.71% +30.00%
B2B
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2455 2395 1830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 84.36% 80.97% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1636 1698 1147
Median daily rate £420 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 60
Median hourly rate £14.88 £20.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +29.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £40.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

B2B
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing B2B across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

B2B Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

B2B
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

B2B Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

B2B
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
West Yorkshire +5 9 £535 +18.88% 3
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 9 (56.25%) B2C
2 7 (43.75%) CRM
3 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (37.50%) Data Management
3 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (37.50%) SOA
3 6 (37.50%) Intranet
3 6 (37.50%) Extranet
3 6 (37.50%) OLAP
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) OLTP
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (37.50%) Master Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (18.75%) Confluence
6 3 (18.75%) JIRA
7 2 (12.50%) SLA
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) Back Office
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.25%) Kanban
8 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Coaching

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Extranet
1 6 (37.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) OLAP
1 6 (37.50%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
1 7 (43.75%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) B2C
2 7 (43.75%) CRM
3 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (37.50%) Data Management
3 6 (37.50%) Master Data Management
3 6 (37.50%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft