The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank 35 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing B2B 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.40% 0.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
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
213 350 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.52% 80.65% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 283 236
Median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing B2B as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

B2B
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for B2B.

1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods

B2B
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods