The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 72 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing BT 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.44% 0.17% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 0.34% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate £625 - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
365 297 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.93% 49.17% 59.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 181 155
Average daily rate £400 £365 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +40.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £259 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £503 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 30
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.80 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.75% +3.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £12.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
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 the North East

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

BT
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in the North East

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

BT
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the North East 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
Tyne and Wear - 4 £625 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) PSTN
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Verint
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) Genesys
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (33.33%) LLU
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) NetCracker
4 1 (16.67%) RNC
4 1 (16.67%) Huawei
4 1 (16.67%) WFM
4 1 (16.67%) IVR
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) 2G
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) Siemens
4 1 (16.67%) 3G
4 1 (16.67%) DWDM
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) PSTN
2 2 (33.33%) ADSL
2 2 (33.33%) LLU
3 1 (16.67%) 2G
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) DWDM
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) OpenScape
3 1 (16.67%) RNC
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) WFM
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Genesys
1 2 (33.33%) Verint
2 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) NEC
2 1 (16.67%) NetCracker
2 1 (16.67%) NICE Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Nortel
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens
2 1 (16.67%) ZTE