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 27 February 2015 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 480 457 436
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -21
Contract jobs citing BT 84 89 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 34
Average daily rate
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£377 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £476 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.11% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £12.13 £14.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.91% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £14.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.59 £14.85 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 - £19.00
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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
21777 20870 18793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.72% 45.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 11662 10148
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 910 1165
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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
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 27 February 2015. 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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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
London -9 29 £369 +6.88% 17
South East -39 22 £425 +30.76% 8
North West -5 17 - - 1
South West -15 8 £399 -2.68% 3
West Midlands -9 3 £301 -16.52% 2
Yorkshire -13 3 - - 5
East of England - - - -
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BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 72 (45.00%) Cisco
2 59 (36.88%) Telecoms
3 54 (33.75%) MPLS
4 41 (25.63%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (25.63%) WAN
5 38 (23.75%) Ethernet
6 37 (23.13%) OSPF
6 37 (23.13%) BGP
7 36 (22.50%) CCNP
8 33 (20.63%) CCNA
9 31 (19.38%) Broadband
9 31 (19.38%) LAN
10 27 (16.88%) Cisco IOS
11 26 (16.25%) VPN
12 25 (15.63%) BT 21CN
13 23 (14.38%) Firewall
14 22 (13.75%) CCIE
14 22 (13.75%) Linux
14 22 (13.75%) Juniper
15 20 (12.50%) Security Cleared
16 19 (11.88%) UNIX
16 19 (11.88%) Finance
17 18 (11.25%) IPv6
17 18 (11.25%) CCIP
17 18 (11.25%) Network Security
18 17 (10.63%) SC Cleared
18 17 (10.63%) Junos
18 17 (10.63%) HSRP
18 17 (10.63%) IPv4
18 17 (10.63%) VoIP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (1.88%) Lync
2 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) CMS
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.63%) IIS
3 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 11 (6.88%) MS Office
2 6 (3.75%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.63%) SaaS
1 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (33.75%) MPLS
2 41 (25.63%) WAN
3 38 (23.75%) Ethernet
4 37 (23.13%) OSPF
4 37 (23.13%) BGP
5 31 (19.38%) Broadband
5 31 (19.38%) LAN
6 27 (16.88%) Cisco IOS
7 26 (16.25%) VPN
8 25 (15.63%) BT 21CN
9 23 (14.38%) Firewall
10 18 (11.25%) Network Security
10 18 (11.25%) IPv6
11 17 (10.63%) IPv4
11 17 (10.63%) VoIP
11 17 (10.63%) Junos
11 17 (10.63%) L2TP
11 17 (10.63%) RSVP
11 17 (10.63%) VRRP
11 17 (10.63%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.63%) MS Access
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.63%) Toad
1 1 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 59 (36.88%) Telecoms
2 19 (11.88%) Finance
3 7 (4.38%) Banking
4 5 (3.13%) Marketing
5 4 (2.50%) Retail
5 4 (2.50%) Billing
6 3 (1.88%) Back Office
6 3 (1.88%) Legal
6 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.25%) Military
7 2 (1.25%) Front Office
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (17.50%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.75%) Implementation Engineer
3 19 (11.88%) Analyst
3 19 (11.88%) IP Engineer
4 18 (11.25%) Operations Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Architect
6 11 (6.88%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.88%) Consultant
7 8 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 8 (5.00%) Network Consultant
8 7 (4.38%) Network Manager
8 7 (4.38%) Network Architect
9 6 (3.75%) Designer
9 6 (3.75%) Network Design Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) Design Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Administrator
10 5 (3.13%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.13%) Telephony Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Network Implementation Engineer
11 4 (2.50%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.25%) WAP
1 2 (1.25%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) CSS
2 1 (0.63%) XML
2 1 (0.63%) HTML
2 1 (0.63%) Middleware
2 1 (0.63%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.63%) Spring
2 1 (0.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
2 5 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (3.13%) Handset
2 5 (3.13%) Streaming Media
3 4 (2.50%) Market Risk
3 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.88%) IVR
4 3 (1.88%) AVVID
4 3 (1.88%) GIS
4 3 (1.88%) NHS
5 2 (1.25%) EPoS
5 2 (1.25%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.25%) e-Health
5 2 (1.25%) Life Science
5 2 (1.25%) CMDB
6 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.63%) Economics
6 1 (0.63%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.75%) Linux
2 19 (11.88%) UNIX
3 11 (6.88%) Windows
4 6 (3.75%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.50%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.88%) SUSE
6 3 (1.88%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.25%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.63%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.63%) ITIL
1 17 (10.63%) Migration
2 14 (8.75%) Network Design
3 13 (8.13%) Project Management
4 10 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 9 (5.63%) PRINCE2
5 9 (5.63%) Asset Management
6 8 (5.00%) Network Management
7 7 (4.38%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (4.38%) Performance Management
7 7 (4.38%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (3.75%) eTOM
8 6 (3.75%) Line Management
9 5 (3.13%) Business Performance Management
9 5 (3.13%) Matrix Management
9 5 (3.13%) Data Entry
9 5 (3.13%) Change Control
9 5 (3.13%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.13%) C
2 3 (1.88%) Java
3 2 (1.25%) C#
3 2 (1.25%) SQL
4 1 (0.63%) VBScript
4 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.63%) VBA
4 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (25.63%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (22.50%) CCNP
3 33 (20.63%) CCNA
4 22 (13.75%) CCIE
5 20 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 18 (11.25%) CCIP
7 17 (10.63%) JNCIA
7 17 (10.63%) JNCIP
7 17 (10.63%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.38%) Degree
9 5 (3.13%) CISSP
10 3 (1.88%) PMP
10 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.25%) MOS
11 2 (1.25%) MCITP
11 2 (1.25%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.25%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.25%) CCDP
11 2 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (6.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.88%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) NFS
3 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.88%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.25%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.63%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.63%) OpenView
4 1 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.63%) MOM
4 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.63%) WMI
4 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (45.00%) Cisco
2 22 (13.75%) Juniper
3 14 (8.75%) CheckPoint
4 11 (6.88%) Avaya
5 9 (5.63%) Nokia
6 8 (5.00%) Nortel
6 8 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.00%) HP
7 7 (4.38%) VMware
8 6 (3.75%) Huawei
8 6 (3.75%) Ericsson
8 6 (3.75%) Riverbed
9 5 (3.13%) Prolexic
9 5 (3.13%) ScanSafe
9 5 (3.13%) Remedy
10 4 (2.50%) F5
10 4 (2.50%) Fujitsu
11 3 (1.88%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.88%) IBM
11 3 (1.88%) Citrix
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