The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £8.75 £70.00
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -87.50%
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
80 38 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 83.33% 55.88% 60.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 14 59
Average daily rate £200 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing B2B across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast