The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £434 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.78% +11.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £8.75
% change year-on-year
- +25.71%
B2B
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 210 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 88.52% 70.95% 76.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 157 143
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £97.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing B2B across the Cardiff region.

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff