The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 380 400 383
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing BT 28 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £325 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £445 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.44% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 - £19.00
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England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10226 10218 10564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.68% 44.59% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6762 6539 6619
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 210 304
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.61 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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
City of London +4 8 £350 - 4
Hounslow - 1 - -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 23 (33.82%) Cisco
2 15 (22.06%) Project Management
3 14 (20.59%) Finance
4 13 (19.12%) Firewall
5 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 12 (17.65%) Banking
6 11 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (13.24%) CCNP
9 8 (11.76%) MPLS
10 7 (10.29%) Nokia
10 7 (10.29%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (10.29%) Network Security
10 7 (10.29%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
11 6 (8.82%) Market Risk
11 6 (8.82%) Cisco IPT
11 6 (8.82%) CISSP
11 6 (8.82%) OSPF
11 6 (8.82%) NHS
11 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
11 6 (8.82%) LAN
12 5 (7.35%) VPN
12 5 (7.35%) Java
12 5 (7.35%) MS Office
12 5 (7.35%) HP
12 5 (7.35%) Migration
12 5 (7.35%) XMPP
12 5 (7.35%) Prolexic
12 5 (7.35%) ScanSafe

BT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 2 (2.94%) CMS
1 2 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Firewall
2 11 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (11.76%) MPLS
4 7 (10.29%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (10.29%) Network Security
5 6 (8.82%) OSPF
5 6 (8.82%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (8.82%) LAN
6 5 (7.35%) VPN
7 4 (5.88%) VoIP
7 4 (5.88%) WAN
7 4 (5.88%) Wireless
7 4 (5.88%) Multicast
8 3 (4.41%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (4.41%) VLAN
8 3 (4.41%) Wireshark
8 3 (4.41%) H.323
8 3 (4.41%) BGP
8 3 (4.41%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Banking
2 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (1.47%) German Language
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.24%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Architect
3 7 (10.29%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Transmission Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Network Security Architect
7 3 (4.41%) NHS Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Communications Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) XMPP
2 2 (2.94%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) XML
2 2 (2.94%) CGI
2 2 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.47%) WAP
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) Java EE
3 1 (1.47%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.47%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.47%) HTML5
3 1 (1.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) NHS
1 6 (8.82%) Market Risk
1 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.41%) Streaming Media
2 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Equities
3 2 (2.94%) PKI
3 2 (2.94%) W3C
3 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.94%) EPoS
3 2 (2.94%) Derivative
3 2 (2.94%) CMDB
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.47%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.47%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Project Management
2 5 (7.35%) Migration
2 5 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (5.88%) ITIL
3 4 (5.88%) Workflow
4 3 (4.41%) Network Design
4 3 (4.41%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.41%) Business Transformation
4 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.41%) Change Management
5 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.94%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (2.94%) Open Source
5 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.94%) Matrix Management
5 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.94%) Information Security
5 2 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (2.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) Java
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (2.94%) C
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.24%) CCNP
3 6 (8.82%) CISSP
4 4 (5.88%) CCNA
5 3 (4.41%) CCVP
6 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.94%) ISEB
7 1 (1.47%) CISM
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
1 4 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.41%) OPNET
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.47%) OpenView
3 1 (1.47%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Cisco
2 7 (10.29%) Nokia
3 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.35%) HP
4 5 (7.35%) Prolexic
4 5 (7.35%) ScanSafe
5 4 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.88%) Aruba
6 3 (4.41%) F5
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.41%) Polycom
6 3 (4.41%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.94%) 3Com
7 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 2 (2.94%) Capita
7 2 (2.94%) Speakerbus
7 2 (2.94%) Avaya
7 2 (2.94%) Radianz
7 2 (2.94%) Verint