The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 490 492 474
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing BT 92 53 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 27
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £100 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £253
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +28.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.69 £54.00 £12.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.98% +338.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.34 £48.00 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.54 £63.50 £16.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 - £17.50
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23914 22379 24954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.59% 46.38% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13784 12879 13086
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1021 1275
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in England

BT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in England

BT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

BT Daily Rate Histogram in England

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in England

BT
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

BT Hourly Rate Histogram in England

BT
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
London -1 25 £464 +37.40% 7
South East +8 22 £300 -7.69% 7
South West -19 18 £375 +36.36% 4
West Midlands 0 16 £250 -22.48% 7
East of England - 5 £351 - 2
Yorkshire +3 3 £250 -
North West -5 2 - - 3
East Midlands - 2 £250 - 1
BT
UK

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 61 (42.66%) Cisco
2 35 (24.48%) WAN
2 35 (24.48%) Firewall
3 32 (22.38%) Telecoms
4 27 (18.88%) LAN
4 27 (18.88%) Project Management
5 26 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (16.08%) Migration
7 21 (14.69%) Finance
7 21 (14.69%) MPLS
7 21 (14.69%) Windows
8 20 (13.99%) VoIP
9 18 (12.59%) Ethernet
10 17 (11.89%) Security Cleared
11 16 (11.19%) Internet
11 16 (11.19%) ATM
11 16 (11.19%) CCNP
11 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2
12 15 (10.49%) CCNA
12 15 (10.49%) LTE
13 14 (9.79%) Network Security
13 14 (9.79%) Huawei
13 14 (9.79%) HP
13 14 (9.79%) 3G
13 14 (9.79%) CheckPoint
13 14 (9.79%) Ericsson
14 13 (9.09%) Nokia
14 13 (9.09%) Active Directory
14 13 (9.09%) VPN
14 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

BT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.80%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.80%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.40%) Lync
3 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.40%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.70%) Moodle
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.59%) MS Office
3 5 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.80%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.40%) EPLAN
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.70%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.70%) Maximo
1 1 (0.70%) Summit
1 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.48%) WAN
1 35 (24.48%) Firewall
2 27 (18.88%) LAN
3 21 (14.69%) MPLS
4 20 (13.99%) VoIP
5 18 (12.59%) Ethernet
6 16 (11.19%) ATM
6 16 (11.19%) Internet
7 15 (10.49%) LTE
8 14 (9.79%) Network Security
8 14 (9.79%) 3G
9 13 (9.09%) VPN
10 11 (7.69%) BT 21CN
11 10 (6.99%) 4G
11 10 (6.99%) 2G
11 10 (6.99%) SDH
12 9 (6.29%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (5.59%) Wireless
14 7 (4.90%) DWDM
14 7 (4.90%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.70%) MS Access
2 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.70%) QlikView
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.70%) RequisitePro
General
1 32 (22.38%) Telecoms
2 21 (14.69%) Finance
3 8 (5.59%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.40%) Banking
5 2 (1.40%) Billing
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (16.78%) Network Engineer
2 17 (11.89%) Project Manager
3 16 (11.19%) Analyst
4 13 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 12 (8.39%) Architect
5 12 (8.39%) Transmission Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Transmission Design Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Consultant
6 8 (5.59%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (4.20%) Technical Manager
7 6 (4.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (4.20%) Implementation Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Network Design Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Network Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (2.80%) Coordinator
9 4 (2.80%) Network Consultant
9 4 (2.80%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.10%) CSS
1 3 (2.10%) JSP
1 3 (2.10%) HTML
1 3 (2.10%) .NET
2 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.40%) jQuery
2 2 (1.40%) HTML5
2 2 (1.40%) CSS3
3 1 (0.70%) Ajax
3 1 (0.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.59%) Hedge funds
2 4 (2.80%) Statistics
2 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.10%) PMI
3 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.10%) BBC
3 3 (2.10%) Handset
4 2 (1.40%) NHS
4 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.40%) Wiki
4 2 (1.40%) RMADS
4 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.70%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.70%) User Experience
5 1 (0.70%) Replication
5 1 (0.70%) AVVID
5 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.70%) IVR
5 1 (0.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.69%) Windows
2 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.10%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.40%) Windows Vista
3 2 (1.40%) MVS
4 1 (0.70%) UNIX
4 1 (0.70%) Linux
4 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.70%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.88%) Project Management
2 23 (16.08%) Migration
3 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2
4 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (7.69%) ITIL
6 10 (6.99%) Network Management
7 9 (6.29%) Supplier Management
7 9 (6.29%) Load Balancing
8 8 (5.59%) Network Design
8 8 (5.59%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.20%) Change Control
9 6 (4.20%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (4.20%) Security Architecture
10 5 (3.50%) Validation
10 5 (3.50%) Line Management
10 5 (3.50%) Network Planning
10 5 (3.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 5 (3.50%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.80%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.80%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.20%) C
2 3 (2.10%) SQL
2 3 (2.10%) VBA
3 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.70%) VB
4 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (11.89%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.19%) CCNP
4 15 (10.49%) CCNA
5 10 (6.99%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.80%) Degree
7 3 (2.10%) Avaya Certification
7 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.40%) MCSA
8 2 (1.40%) CCIE
9 1 (0.70%) ISEB
9 1 (0.70%) CISSP
9 1 (0.70%) PMP
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.70%) APMP
9 1 (0.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.50%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.70%) XenServer
4 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) OpenView
1 4 (2.80%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (2.80%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.70%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 61 (42.66%) Cisco
2 14 (9.79%) HP
2 14 (9.79%) Ericsson
2 14 (9.79%) CheckPoint
2 14 (9.79%) Huawei
3 13 (9.09%) Nokia
4 11 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.69%) F5
5 10 (6.99%) Juniper
6 9 (6.29%) NEC
7 8 (5.59%) Speakerbus
8 7 (4.90%) Avaya
8 7 (4.90%) Nortel
9 6 (4.20%) Citrix
9 6 (4.20%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.50%) McAfee
10 5 (3.50%) IBM
10 5 (3.50%) Oracle
10 5 (3.50%) Ciena
11 4 (2.80%) Barracuda Networks
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380 - £427 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £500 per week
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £500 per week
Posted: 4 days ago
Grimsby, South Humberside
Yoh Company
Rate: £1 per annum + VARIABLE RATES
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Rate: Excellent Contract Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Lancashire
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago