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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 390 377 384
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing BT 21 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.33% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.16% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £100 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £603 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £48.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +242.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 - £10.00
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10577 11119 11854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.80% 45.86% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6686 7078 7131
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 291 331
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.54 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.35 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 5 £500 +212.50%
Brentford - - - -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (40.38%) Cisco
2 16 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 16 (30.77%) Migration
3 15 (28.85%) Project Management
4 14 (26.92%) Finance
5 13 (25.00%) Internet
6 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (17.31%) Financial Institution
7 9 (17.31%) VPN
7 9 (17.31%) Hedge funds
8 8 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 8 (15.38%) Speakerbus
8 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
9 7 (13.46%) VoIP
10 6 (11.54%) WAN
10 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
11 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (9.62%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
11 5 (9.62%) Windows
11 5 (9.62%) MPLS
12 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
12 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
12 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (7.69%) Degree
13 3 (5.77%) BBC
13 3 (5.77%) LotusScript
13 3 (5.77%) Validation
13 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration

BT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) EPLAN
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) Internet
2 9 (17.31%) VPN
3 7 (13.46%) VoIP
4 6 (11.54%) WAN
5 5 (9.62%) MPLS
6 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.85%) ISDN
7 2 (3.85%) LAN
7 2 (3.85%) PSTN
7 2 (3.85%) Wireless
8 1 (1.92%) BT 21CN
8 1 (1.92%) LTE
8 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.92%) Firewall
8 1 (1.92%) Extranet
8 1 (1.92%) UMTS
8 1 (1.92%) ADSL
8 1 (1.92%) GPRS
8 1 (1.92%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.85%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Financial Institution
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Architect
3 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.77%) QA Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Data Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
7 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (1.92%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.92%) WAP
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Hedge funds
2 3 (5.77%) BBC
3 2 (3.85%) Biometrics
3 2 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) CCTV
4 1 (1.92%) Handset
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 16 (30.77%) Migration
2 15 (28.85%) Project Management
3 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Validation
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.77%) Security Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.77%) UML
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.85%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.85%) TDD
8 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) LotusScript
1 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.85%) C
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
1 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) CCNA
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) PMP
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CCDP
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) CCIE
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Cisco
2 8 (15.38%) Speakerbus
3 3 (5.77%) Juniper
3 3 (5.77%) Lotus
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Nortel
4 2 (3.85%) Citrix
4 2 (3.85%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) Siebel
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Symantec
5 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.92%) Civica
5 1 (1.92%) Cerner
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) ProCurve
5 1 (1.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks