The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BT 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.01% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+11.92% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £17.42 -
% change year-on-year
+146.84% -
BT
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
541 467 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.45% 46.51% 44.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 256 157
Median daily rate £425 £475 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +42.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £700 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 34
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 £21.25 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BT
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

BT Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

BT
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 10 £600 - 1
Chester - 1 £350 -
BT
North West

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for BT.

1 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
1 9 (69.23%) Line Management
2 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 8 (61.54%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
2 8 (61.54%) Openreach
2 8 (61.54%) Contingency Planning
2 8 (61.54%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Xerox
4 2 (15.38%) Records Management
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Skype
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Intranet
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Drupal
4 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
5 1 (7.69%) 4G
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) LTE
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (15.38%) Drupal
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) 2G
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) 4G
2 1 (7.69%) GSM
2 1 (7.69%) LTE
2 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (7.69%) UMTS
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Programme Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Programme Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Rollout Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Line Management
1 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Contingency Planning
2 8 (61.54%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
2 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 8 (61.54%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Records Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Openreach
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Xerox
4 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
4 1 (7.69%) Huawei
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.69%) Siemens