The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £425 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-44.87% +30.00%
B2B
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 40 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 82.79% 71.43% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 25 48
Median daily rate £308 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £88 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast