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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 370 385 388
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing BT 38 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 7
Average daily rate £450 £444 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +36.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £198 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.00 £14.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.25 -
BT
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
8453 9457 9803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.52% 45.10% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5527 6284 6269
Average daily rate £438 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 190 218
Average hourly rate £21.70 £19.34 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% +3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

BT Hourly Rate Histogram 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ealing - 5 - -
Croydon - 3 £375 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (36.51%) Telecoms
2 22 (34.92%) Finance
3 21 (33.33%) ITIL
4 18 (28.57%) Project Management
5 15 (23.81%) BBC
6 12 (19.05%) Banking
7 11 (17.46%) Change Management
7 11 (17.46%) MPLS
7 11 (17.46%) CRM
7 11 (17.46%) Cisco
7 11 (17.46%) iDTV
8 10 (15.87%) VMware
8 10 (15.87%) Presales
9 9 (14.29%) Over-the-Top Content
9 9 (14.29%) IPTV
9 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (12.70%) Network Security
10 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
10 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
10 8 (12.70%) Firewall
10 8 (12.70%) WAN
10 8 (12.70%) HP
10 8 (12.70%) Windows
10 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
11 7 (11.11%) Java
11 7 (11.11%) Unix
11 7 (11.11%) LAN
11 7 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (11.11%) Migration
11 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

BT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (7.94%) OpenStack
1 5 (7.94%) Smallworld
2 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
2 2 (3.17%) JBoss
2 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.59%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.17%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.59%) Office 365
4 1 (1.59%) SaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) MPLS
2 8 (12.70%) Firewall
2 8 (12.70%) Network Security
2 8 (12.70%) WAN
3 7 (11.11%) LAN
4 5 (7.94%) BGP
4 5 (7.94%) OSPF
4 5 (7.94%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (6.35%) 3G
5 4 (6.35%) GPRS
5 4 (6.35%) GSM
5 4 (6.35%) ISDN
5 4 (6.35%) LTE
5 4 (6.35%) UMTS
6 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 3 (4.76%) PBX
6 3 (4.76%) PSTN
7 2 (3.17%) Multicast
7 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) DB2
2 5 (7.94%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) GIS
4 2 (3.17%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (36.51%) Telecoms
2 22 (34.92%) Finance
3 12 (19.05%) Banking
4 6 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.94%) Financial Institution
5 5 (7.94%) Marketing
6 4 (6.35%) Publishing
6 4 (6.35%) Retail
7 2 (3.17%) Back Office
7 2 (3.17%) Front Office
8 1 (1.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Project Manager
2 6 (9.52%) Administrator
2 6 (9.52%) Consultant
3 5 (7.94%) Architect
3 5 (7.94%) Broadcast Project Manager
3 5 (7.94%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (7.94%) Data Architect
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre Architect
3 5 (7.94%) Field Engineer
3 5 (7.94%) IPTV Architect
3 5 (7.94%) Sourcing Manager
3 5 (7.94%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Administrator
4 4 (6.35%) Field Test Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Release Manager
4 4 (6.35%) Sales Consultant
4 4 (6.35%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (6.35%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) WAP
2 2 (3.17%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) BBC
2 11 (17.46%) iDTV
3 9 (14.29%) IPTV
3 9 (14.29%) Over-the-Top Content
4 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
5 7 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (9.52%) Video on Demand
7 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (7.94%) Private Cloud
7 5 (7.94%) Public Cloud
7 5 (7.94%) STB
8 4 (6.35%) Driving Licence
8 4 (6.35%) Handset
9 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
9 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (4.76%) Hedge funds
9 3 (4.76%) iPhone
9 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
10 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.17%) Android
5 2 (3.17%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) AIX
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) ITIL
2 18 (28.57%) Project Management
3 11 (17.46%) Change Management
3 11 (17.46%) CRM
4 10 (15.87%) Presales
5 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) Migration
7 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
7 5 (7.94%) B2B
7 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.94%) ERP
7 5 (7.94%) eTOM
7 5 (7.94%) High Availability
7 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.35%) Release Management
8 4 (6.35%) User Stories
9 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.17%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) C++
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.59%) C
4 1 (1.59%) Go
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) PhD
1 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) BS7799
2 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Cisco
2 10 (15.87%) VMware
3 8 (12.70%) HP
4 6 (9.52%) Citrix
4 6 (9.52%) Ericsson
5 5 (7.94%) Avaya
5 5 (7.94%) Bloomberg
5 5 (7.94%) EMC
5 5 (7.94%) Juniper
5 5 (7.94%) NetApp
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle
5 5 (7.94%) Reuters
5 5 (7.94%) Verint
6 4 (6.35%) Rally
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.76%) Remedy
8 2 (3.17%) Fidessa
8 2 (3.17%) Mitel
8 2 (3.17%) Radianz
8 2 (3.17%) Sybase