Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 188 201
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 -37
Contract jobs citing B2B 19 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.43% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 14
Yorkshire median daily rate £424 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.79% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £213 £321 £226
90th Percentile £517 £551 £476
England median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.00 £29.27 £20.27
% change year-on-year +16.18% +44.41% +93.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3644 4610 5171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.44% 84.19% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2425 3014 3558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £259
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 130 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £35.07
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

B2B
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for B2B in Yorkshire

B2B
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for B2B in Yorkshire

B2B
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing B2B in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for B2B in Yorkshire

B2B
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for B2B 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 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +4 6 £325 -31.58% 1
East Yorkshire - 6 £423 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
B2B
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for B2B.

1 13 (68.42%) B2C
2 8 (42.11%) SAP
2 8 (42.11%) hybris
3 7 (36.84%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (36.84%) Endeca
4 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
4 6 (31.58%) OLAP
4 6 (31.58%) OLTP
4 6 (31.58%) SOA
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Intranet
4 6 (31.58%) Extranet
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) DNS
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
5 5 (26.32%) Selenium
5 5 (26.32%) OWASP
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Microservices
5 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
5 5 (26.32%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (21.05%) Spring
6 4 (21.05%) VMware

B2B
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (10.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Extranet
1 6 (31.58%) Intranet
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Endeca
2 6 (31.58%) OLAP
2 6 (31.58%) OLTP
3 5 (26.32%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
1 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Hybris Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) LESS
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) React
3 2 (10.53%) Sass
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) WF
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) B2C
2 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
2 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 5 (26.32%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
3 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 5 (26.32%) Microservices
3 5 (26.32%) OWASP
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
6 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 2 (10.53%) Logistics
7 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) hybris
1 8 (42.11%) SAP
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle