The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 144 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Contract jobs citing BT 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.49% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Average daily rate £225 £250 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £250 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £259
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -56.81%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1531 1021 1373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.53% 44.28% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 471 625
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 131 144
Average hourly rate £16.25 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.13% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £37.50 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
BT
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

BT Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -20 2 £150 -40.00%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) DPNSS
2 1 (20.00%) MGCP
2 1 (20.00%) SS7
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Megaco
2 1 (20.00%) H.323
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (20.00%) MGCP
1 1 (20.00%) SS7
1 1 (20.00%) Megaco
1 1 (20.00%) H.323
1 1 (20.00%) ADSL
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Officer
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco