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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 527 534 519
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing BT 87 90 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 34
Median daily rate £450 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £195 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.25 -
% change year-on-year
-19.98% -
BT
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
21768 22907 21779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.17% 45.03% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 13549 12613
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 706 1045 1014
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.03 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 24 £435 +26.08% 6
South East -3 16 £315 -21.25% 4
North West +6 14 £600 +361.53% 3
South West +3 10 £300 -
Yorkshire +15 6 - -
East of England +7 5 - - 1
Midlands - 5 £500 -
West Midlands -15 4 £278 -24.48% 1
East Midlands - 2 £275 -
North East -39 1 £275 +37.50% 1
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BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BT.

1 74 (38.14%) Telecoms
2 44 (22.68%) Ericsson
3 41 (21.13%) Finance
3 41 (21.13%) Virgin Media
4 40 (20.62%) Nokia
4 40 (20.62%) Huawei
5 39 (20.10%) Cisco
6 38 (19.59%) Arqiva
7 37 (19.07%) WAN
8 36 (18.56%) Project Management
9 34 (17.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 32 (16.49%) ITIL
10 32 (16.49%) Security Cleared
11 30 (15.46%) Siemens
12 29 (14.95%) Nokia Networks
13 28 (14.43%) SC Cleared
13 28 (14.43%) Cisco Certification
14 27 (13.92%) 3G
14 27 (13.92%) BGP
14 27 (13.92%) BBC
14 27 (13.92%) Firewall
15 26 (13.40%) MPLS
15 26 (13.40%) PRINCE2
15 26 (13.40%) Microsoft
16 24 (12.37%) Wireless
17 23 (11.86%) Linux
18 22 (11.34%) VPN
18 22 (11.34%) OSPF
18 22 (11.34%) CCNP
18 22 (11.34%) ZTE

BT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.15%) Skype for Business
2 8 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.06%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.06%) Smallworld
4 2 (1.03%) CMS
4 2 (1.03%) Drupal
5 1 (0.52%) JBoss
5 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.15%) MS Office
3 6 (3.09%) MS Project
4 5 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.06%) Office 365
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.03%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (19.07%) WAN
2 27 (13.92%) 3G
2 27 (13.92%) BGP
2 27 (13.92%) Firewall
3 26 (13.40%) MPLS
4 24 (12.37%) Wireless
5 22 (11.34%) OSPF
5 22 (11.34%) VPN
6 20 (10.31%) LAN
7 19 (9.79%) IPsec
8 16 (8.25%) Network Security
9 14 (7.22%) VoIP
10 13 (6.70%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (6.19%) 2G
12 11 (5.67%) 4G
12 11 (5.67%) Radio Access Network
12 11 (5.67%) TCP/IP
13 10 (5.15%) LTE
14 8 (4.12%) Skype
15 7 (3.61%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.58%) MySQL
3 4 (2.06%) DB2
4 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.03%) Big Data
5 2 (1.03%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.03%) MS Access
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.58%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) Subversion
2 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (38.14%) Telecoms
2 41 (21.13%) Finance
3 13 (6.70%) Banking
4 12 (6.19%) Back Office
5 8 (4.12%) Retail
6 5 (2.58%) Automotive
6 5 (2.58%) Billing
6 5 (2.58%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.58%) Publishing
7 3 (1.55%) Front Office
8 2 (1.03%) Legal
8 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) Games
9 1 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (18.04%) Project Manager
2 19 (9.79%) Designer
2 19 (9.79%) Network Designer
3 17 (8.76%) Architect
4 13 (6.70%) Analyst
5 11 (5.67%) Support Engineer
6 9 (4.64%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (4.12%) Network Engineer
7 8 (4.12%) Senior Manager
8 7 (3.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (3.09%) Broadcast Project Manager
9 6 (3.09%) Field Engineer
9 6 (3.09%) Telephony Engineer
10 5 (2.58%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.58%) Release Manager
10 5 (2.58%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.06%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (1.03%) Middleware
2 2 (1.03%) Rendezvous
2 2 (1.03%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) CGI
3 1 (0.52%) COM
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
3 1 (0.52%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.52%) WAP
3 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.92%) BBC
2 22 (11.34%) Data Centre
3 20 (10.31%) Management Information System
4 18 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.73%) IPTV
6 12 (6.19%) Video on Demand
7 9 (4.64%) Over-the-Top Content
8 7 (3.61%) User Experience
9 6 (3.09%) Handset
9 6 (3.09%) IVR
10 5 (2.58%) Blackberry
10 5 (2.58%) Private Cloud
10 5 (2.58%) STB
11 4 (2.06%) Derivative
11 4 (2.06%) Equities
11 4 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (2.06%) PKI
11 4 (2.06%) Public Cloud
11 4 (2.06%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.86%) Linux
2 16 (8.25%) Windows
3 11 (5.67%) Unix
4 4 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.06%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.52%) Solaris
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.56%) Project Management
2 32 (16.49%) ITIL
3 26 (13.40%) PRINCE2
4 19 (9.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 18 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.28%) Service Delivery
6 15 (7.73%) Line Management
6 15 (7.73%) Migration
7 14 (7.22%) Change Management
8 13 (6.70%) Presales
9 12 (6.19%) Supplier Management
10 11 (5.67%) Risk Management
11 9 (4.64%) Business Continuity
11 9 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.64%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.64%) TOGAF
12 8 (4.12%) Programme Management
12 8 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.64%) C
2 7 (3.61%) SQL
3 5 (2.58%) Java
4 4 (2.06%) VBA
5 3 (1.55%) Perl
6 2 (1.03%) C++
6 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.03%) Python
6 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 28 (14.43%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (14.43%) SC Cleared
3 22 (11.34%) CCNP
4 18 (9.28%) JNCIS
5 16 (8.25%) DV Cleared
6 10 (5.15%) PMI Certification
7 8 (4.12%) CCNA
7 8 (4.12%) Degree
7 8 (4.12%) PMP
8 6 (3.09%) HNC
8 6 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.06%) HND
10 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.03%) CCDP
10 2 (1.03%) CISMP
11 1 (0.52%) APMP
11 1 (0.52%) CCSE
11 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.52%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.79%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) FIPS 140-2
3 2 (1.03%) BS7799
3 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 11 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.03%) Firmware
4 1 (0.52%) NFS
4 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.52%) StorNext
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.06%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (2.06%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.55%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (1.03%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.52%) Puppet
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 44 (22.68%) Ericsson
2 41 (21.13%) Virgin Media
3 40 (20.62%) Huawei
3 40 (20.62%) Nokia
4 39 (20.10%) Cisco
5 38 (19.59%) Arqiva
6 34 (17.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 30 (15.46%) Siemens
8 29 (14.95%) Nokia Networks
9 26 (13.40%) Microsoft
10 22 (11.34%) ZTE
11 20 (10.31%) NetCracker
11 20 (10.31%) Telindus
12 18 (9.28%) Juniper
13 14 (7.22%) Avaya
13 14 (7.22%) VMware
14 10 (5.15%) HP
15 8 (4.12%) Openreach
15 8 (4.12%) Tellabs
16 6 (3.09%) Nortel
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