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

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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 66 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BT 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% - 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £550 - £205
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £344
% change year-on-year
- +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £12.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+90.28% -22.81%
BT
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
353 335 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.44% 50.76% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 189 160
Median daily rate £388 £343 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.13% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -32.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.84 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing BT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BT 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BT.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) XMPP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft