The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 384 358 359
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Contract jobs citing BT 28 31 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.31% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 40
Average daily rate £400 £225 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £187 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £259
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +35.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -56.81%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10769 9954 12156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 46.07% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7026 6301 7353
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
BT
England

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in London

BT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in London

BT
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

BT Daily Rate Histogram in London

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in London

BT
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 5 £522 +43.50% 2
Uxbridge - 3 £320 - 1
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (37.21%) Migration
2 14 (32.56%) Project Management
3 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2
4 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 10 (23.26%) Internet
6 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
6 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.28%) Financial Institution
7 7 (16.28%) VPN
7 7 (16.28%) Cisco
7 7 (16.28%) Hedge funds
8 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.95%) Supplier Management
8 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
9 5 (11.63%) Degree
9 5 (11.63%) Back Office
9 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.63%) Cerner
10 4 (9.30%) Juniper
10 4 (9.30%) WAN
10 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.30%) PSTN
10 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.30%) Cerner Millennium
10 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (9.30%) QA
10 4 (9.30%) Retail
11 3 (6.98%) Validation
11 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
11 3 (6.98%) LotusScript

BT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) SAS
2 3 (6.98%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (2.33%) Retail-J
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Internet
2 7 (16.28%) VPN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
3 4 (9.30%) PSTN
4 3 (6.98%) ISDN
5 2 (4.65%) Extranet
5 2 (4.65%) MPLS
5 2 (4.65%) GPRS
5 2 (4.65%) GSM
5 2 (4.65%) UMTS
5 2 (4.65%) VoIP
5 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.33%) SSH
6 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (2.33%) IPsec
6 1 (2.33%) Firewall
6 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) IPv6
6 1 (2.33%) DWDM
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) RequisitePro
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
3 7 (16.28%) Financial Institution
4 5 (11.63%) Back Office
5 4 (9.30%) Retail
6 2 (4.65%) Legal
7 1 (2.33%) Billing
7 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Project Manager
2 5 (11.63%) Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Technical Manager
4 3 (6.98%) QA Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.65%) Data Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus Notes Support
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) WAP
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.98%) EFT
2 3 (6.98%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) Biometrics
3 2 (4.65%) Handset
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) EPoS
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
1 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) AIX
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Migration
2 14 (32.56%) Project Management
3 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2
4 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.95%) Supplier Management
5 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) Validation
7 3 (6.98%) UML
7 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.65%) Project Governance
8 2 (4.65%) ATDD
8 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.65%) TDD
8 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) LotusScript
1 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) C
2 2 (4.65%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.65%) ISEB
4 2 (4.65%) CCIE
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) PMP
4 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) CCDP
5 1 (2.33%) ECDL
5 1 (2.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Cerner
3 4 (9.30%) Juniper
4 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Nortel
4 2 (4.65%) Lotus
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Civica
5 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.33%) Infoflex
5 1 (2.33%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Siebel
5 1 (2.33%) F5
5 1 (2.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks