The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank - 143 123
Contract jobs citing BT 0 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.45% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.13% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £625 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £12.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+90.28% -22.81%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1517 1682 1503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 47.23% 40.17% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 885 818
Median daily rate £405 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 80 100
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing BT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BT
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in the North West

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

BT
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for BT.

1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Openreach
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Contract Management

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) PSTN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Contract Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Openreach