The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within BT Group plc.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 116 120 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Contract jobs citing BT 11 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.53% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.13% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
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£425 £290 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% +28.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £270 £223
% change year-on-year
+29.62% +21.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +57.14%
BT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1290 1241 1213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.77% 47.40% 49.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 619 462
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 47 77
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.34 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.45 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BT across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BT across the Berkshire region.

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

BT
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell 0 4 £425 +70.00%
Slough -5 3 £350 +6.06% 2
Reading - - - -
BT
South East

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BT.

1 14 (73.68%) Telecoms
2 6 (31.58%) Broadband
2 6 (31.58%) 3G
2 6 (31.58%) Huawei
2 6 (31.58%) LTE
2 6 (31.58%) 4G
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) PBX
3 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
3 5 (26.32%) Ericsson
3 5 (26.32%) 2G
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) eTOM
3 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
4 4 (21.05%) Customer Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
4 4 (21.05%) Business Performance Management
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
4 4 (21.05%) Lync
4 4 (21.05%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) IPsec
5 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (10.53%) ATM
6 2 (10.53%) SDH
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Broadband
1 6 (31.58%) 3G
1 6 (31.58%) LTE
1 6 (31.58%) 4G
2 5 (26.32%) 2G
2 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
2 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
2 5 (26.32%) PBX
3 3 (15.79%) IPsec
4 2 (10.53%) ATM
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 2 (10.53%) SDH
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) IPv6
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) DSL
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 14 (73.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Provisioning Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Transmission Planner
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Machine to Machine
2 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Handset
3 1 (5.26%) Economics
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
1 5 (26.32%) eTOM
2 4 (21.05%) Process Management
2 4 (21.05%) Business Performance Management
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
2 4 (21.05%) Customer Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) SWOT Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) ITSM
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Huawei
2 5 (26.32%) Ericsson
3 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
3 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Nortel
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
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