The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 94 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BT 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% - 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £275 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £17.42 -
% change year-on-year
+146.84% -
BT
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
671 776 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.42% 44.44% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 402 274
Average daily rate £370 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 40 92
Average hourly rate £12.30 £13.13 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

BT
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BT
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £275 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MegaStream
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Computacenter
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) LTE

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) ATM
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) MegaStream
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (33.33%) SDH
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
1 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Computacenter
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Tellabs
2 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media