The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 44 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BT 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.58% - 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.42 - £19.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
173 174 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 50.14% 47.67% 49.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 105 64
Average daily rate £350 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 27
Average hourly rate £20.50 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.76% +112.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.05 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

BT
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) IGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) IGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) HP