The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 106 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing BT 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 1.26% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £130 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -56.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £17.42 -
% change year-on-year
+146.84% -
BT
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
733 715 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.41% 42.79% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 339 276
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 39
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.10 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £19.98 £37.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

BT
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix