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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 140 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BT 5 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% - 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £190
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £215
% change year-on-year
- +45.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 - £10.32
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
1396 1122 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.57% 46.42% 47.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 503 681
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 115 135
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 2014. 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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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
Bedfordshire - 3 £300 -
Suffolk - - - -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) PBX
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (20.00%) Aastra
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) DPNSS
4 1 (10.00%) MGCP
4 1 (10.00%) SS7
4 1 (10.00%) Megaco
4 1 (10.00%) H.323
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
1 3 (30.00%) PBX
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) DPNSS
3 1 (10.00%) MGCP
3 1 (10.00%) SS7
3 1 (10.00%) Megaco
3 1 (10.00%) H.323
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) PABX
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (20.00%) Aastra
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya