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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £8.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -59.30%
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
70 39 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 75.27% 68.42% 51.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 40
Average daily rate £150 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £253 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £341 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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