Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for B2B skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited B2B over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business-to-Business (B2B)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 101 101
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -27
Contract jobs citing B2B 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.63% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.72% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £481 £445 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +35.88% +37.89%
10th Percentile £458 £364 £199
90th Percentile £519 £488 £458
South East median daily rate £438 £384 £385
% change year-on-year +13.93% -0.26% +28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £22.00
South East median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +57.78% -47.06% +286.36%

B2B is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1040 1116 1104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 83.07% 87.46% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 805 809
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £230
90th Percentile £589 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 42
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +57.89%
10th Percentile £13.67 £14.44 £12.57
90th Percentile £77.50 £43.00 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%

B2B
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing B2B as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for B2B in Oxfordshire

B2B
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing B2B in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for B2B in Oxfordshire

B2B
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for B2B in Oxfordshire

B2B
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 2 £481 -
B2B
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Web App
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

B2B
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Web App
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft