The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for B2B skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited B2B over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business-to-Business (B2B)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing B2B 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - - 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £251
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.80% +2.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.61 £30.50
% change year-on-year +9.63% -35.70%  

B2B is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 112 122 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 80.58% 75.31% 86.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 81 143
Median daily rate £413 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -31.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £11.10 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

B2B
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing B2B as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for B2B in Slough

B2B
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing B2B in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for B2B in Slough

B2B
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing B2B in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for B2B in Slough