The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 30 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing BT 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.09% 1.32% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 4.11% 2.63% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£318 £135 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+135.18% -71.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.42 - £19.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
146 114 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 50.87% 50.00% 50.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 64 62
Average daily rate £328 £310 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.64% -15.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £165 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Slough

BT
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the Slough region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

BT Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 7 (63.64%) Ethernet
2 5 (45.45%) Broadband
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Matrix Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) Lync
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) BT 21CN
5 2 (18.18%) VPLS
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) LLU
6 1 (9.09%) Fault Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (27.27%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Ethernet
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 5 (45.45%) Broadband
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) BT 21CN
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) VPLS
4 1 (9.09%) LLU
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Product Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (36.36%) Matrix Management
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
1 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft