The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 132 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing BT 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £300 £332
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 £26.35 -
% change year-on-year
-53.12% -
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1357 1348 1074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.84% 44.05% 46.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 771 465
Average daily rate £384 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 143 116
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BT
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

BT
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -3 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £475 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
3 3 (23.08%) OSPF
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Network Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) Frame Relay
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
4 2 (15.38%) IOS XR
4 2 (15.38%) ISDN
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
4 2 (15.38%) IGRP
4 2 (15.38%) NHS
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Linux

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) MPLS
2 3 (23.08%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
3 2 (15.38%) IGRP
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) Frame Relay
3 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (15.38%) ISDN
3 2 (15.38%) IOS XR
4 1 (7.69%) PABX
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Planner
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) Network Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
3 1 (7.69%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CCIE
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper