The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - 60 45
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 1.08% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.39% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £303 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.06 £30.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-47.36% -41.90%
B2B
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
452 575 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 76.48% 77.70% 69.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 373 220
Median daily rate £410 £423 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% +23.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.42% +62.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.20 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire