The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 77 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing BT 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 1.10% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 -
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -
BT
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
457 453 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.55% 50.45% 49.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 230 218
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +46.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £22.50 £18.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Reading

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for BT.

1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (88.89%) Huawei
3 5 (55.56%) Nokia
4 4 (44.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Back Office
5 3 (33.33%) Virgin Media
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (22.22%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) Process Management
7 1 (11.11%) ISO 14001
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) 2G
7 1 (11.11%) Legal
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) HNC
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) Broadband
7 1 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (11.11%) WAN

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (11.11%) 2G
3 1 (11.11%) 3G
3 1 (11.11%) 4G
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) B2B
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Process Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 14001
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) NEBOSH
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Huawei
2 5 (55.56%) Nokia
3 4 (44.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Virgin Media
5 2 (22.22%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (11.11%) Siemens