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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 115 140 134
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing B2B 12 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.16% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.19% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Median daily rate £493 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year
- +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.25 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-42.67% +256.81%
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
1954 2580 2091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.32% 83.55% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1712 1367
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 97 53
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +31 12 £493 +15.88% 4
B2B
England

B2B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 12 (54.55%) Web Services
1 12 (54.55%) SOA
2 8 (36.36%) B2C
3 6 (27.27%) OLTP
3 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) JMS
3 6 (27.27%) EJB
3 6 (27.27%) Servlets
3 6 (27.27%) SOAP
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) J2EE
3 6 (27.27%) OLAP
3 6 (27.27%) Intranet
3 6 (27.27%) Extranet
3 6 (27.27%) Middleware
3 6 (27.27%) EAI
3 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 6 (27.27%) Data Management
3 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (27.27%) Mule
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (27.27%) REST
3 6 (27.27%) Master Data Management
3 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (27.27%) MuleSoft
3 6 (27.27%) Mule ESB
3 6 (27.27%) API Development
4 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint

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 6 (27.27%) Mule
1 6 (27.27%) Mule ESB
2 2 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Extranet
1 6 (27.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) OLAP
1 6 (27.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Integration Developer
1 6 (27.27%) MuleSoft Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Process Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum Master
4 2 (9.09%) Service Transformation Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Transformation Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) EJB
2 6 (27.27%) J2EE
2 6 (27.27%) JMS
2 6 (27.27%) Middleware
2 6 (27.27%) REST
2 6 (27.27%) Servlets
2 6 (27.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) SOA
2 8 (36.36%) B2C
3 6 (27.27%) API Development
3 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) Data Management
3 6 (27.27%) EAI
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) Master Data Management
4 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma
4 5 (22.73%) Workflow
5 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Line Management
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
6 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft