The first table below looks at the demand for BT 21CN skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT 21CN over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT 21st Century Network (BT 21CN)
Rank 552 545 557
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing BT 21CN 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% 0.016% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6579 6352 8213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.73% 13.71% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3560 3370 3691
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 458 625
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
BT 21CN
UK

BT 21CN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BT 21CN across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BT 21CN Jobs Demand Trend in England

BT 21CN
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BT 21CN across the England region.

BT 21CN Daily Rate Trend in England

BT 21CN
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BT 21CN across the England region.

BT 21CN Hourly Rate Trend in England

BT 21CN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BT 21CN 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 21CN.

1 8 (88.89%) Nokia
2 6 (66.67%) BT
3 5 (55.56%) NEC
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) Network Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Huawei
3 5 (55.56%) LTE
3 5 (55.56%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (55.56%) 3G
3 5 (55.56%) Ericsson
3 5 (55.56%) DWDM
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) ATM
3 5 (55.56%) SDH
3 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
3 5 (55.56%) Nortel
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Network Management
5 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall

BT 21CN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BT 21CN 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 21CN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LTE
1 5 (55.56%) Radio Access Network
1 5 (55.56%) 3G
1 5 (55.56%) DWDM
1 5 (55.56%) ATM
1 5 (55.56%) SDH
1 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) ADSL
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Design Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Transmission Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Planning
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Nokia
2 6 (66.67%) BT
3 5 (55.56%) NEC
3 5 (55.56%) Huawei
3 5 (55.56%) Ericsson
3 5 (55.56%) Nortel
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) ProCurve