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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 119 129 137
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing BT 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.36% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate - £245 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1185 1383 1445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.73% 50.16% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 736 715
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 113 92
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 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
(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
Suffolk - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) FireEye
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (20.00%) FireEye
1 1 (20.00%) Huawei
1 1 (20.00%) Intel
1 1 (20.00%) Nokia
1 1 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (20.00%) Siemens