The table below looks at the statistics for B2B skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
B2B (Business-to-Business)
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £8.75
% change year-on-year
+286.36% +25.71%
B2B
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
484 384 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 86.43% 73.85% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 267 189
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 10
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £31.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

B2B
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

B2B Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

B2B
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

B2B Daily Rate Trend in South Wales