The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank - 133 129
Contract jobs citing BT 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.28% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.76% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £336
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £12.35 £26.35
% change year-on-year
+25.50% -53.12%
BT
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
997 1177 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 43.27% 35.99% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 548 591
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 25
Median hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.85% +10.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £9.15 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BT.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Siemens
2 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 5 (71.43%) QMS
3 4 (57.14%) CatOS
3 4 (57.14%) CMDB
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) Release Management
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Multicast
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Multicast
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Junior
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) CatOS
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
1 5 (71.43%) QMS
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Siemens
3 1 (14.29%) Computacenter