The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 239 206 212
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Contract jobs citing BT 28 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.90% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £296 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.45% -25.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £94 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.42 - -
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4656 4642 4097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.27% 47.67% 48.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2476 2315 1989
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 268 325
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BT
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

BT Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BT
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +5 19 £500 +173.97% 3
East Sussex -3 4 £225 -40.00%
Surrey -4 3 - - 1
West Sussex -16 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
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England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 15 (34.09%) Cisco
2 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
3 12 (27.27%) Broadband
4 11 (25.00%) ITIL
5 10 (22.73%) WAN
5 10 (22.73%) Ethernet
6 9 (20.45%) MPLS
7 8 (18.18%) Internet
8 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.91%) Windows
8 7 (15.91%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (13.64%) Firewall
9 6 (13.64%) OSPF
9 6 (13.64%) BGP
9 6 (13.64%) Project Management
10 5 (11.36%) PBX
10 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (11.36%) eTOM
10 5 (11.36%) Marketing
10 5 (11.36%) BT 21CN
10 5 (11.36%) Unified Communications
11 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.09%) Business Performance Management
11 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
11 4 (9.09%) Matrix Management
11 4 (9.09%) VMware
11 4 (9.09%) CCNA
11 4 (9.09%) LAN
11 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
11 4 (9.09%) Customer Intelligence

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) Lync
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) Broadband
2 10 (22.73%) WAN
2 10 (22.73%) Ethernet
3 9 (20.45%) MPLS
4 8 (18.18%) Internet
5 6 (13.64%) Firewall
5 6 (13.64%) OSPF
5 6 (13.64%) BGP
6 5 (11.36%) PBX
6 5 (11.36%) BT 21CN
6 5 (11.36%) Unified Communications
7 4 (9.09%) LAN
8 3 (6.82%) VPN
8 3 (6.82%) DNS
8 3 (6.82%) VLAN
8 3 (6.82%) VPLS
9 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.55%) Wireless
10 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.27%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.82%) Front Office
3 3 (6.82%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Product Manager
2 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Designer
3 4 (9.09%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Network Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Field Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Project Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.27%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.09%) Machine to Machine
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) GIS
4 1 (2.27%) AVVID
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) SUSE
2 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) eTOM
5 4 (9.09%) Business Performance Management
5 4 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 4 (9.09%) Process Management
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 4 (9.09%) Customer Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 2 (4.55%) ITSM
8 1 (2.27%) Migration
8 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.27%) Service Management
8 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.27%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) CCNP
3 2 (4.55%) PMP
3 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) CCIE
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) vSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Cisco
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Ericsson
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) Riverbed
3 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.55%) Huawei
4 2 (4.55%) AirMagnet
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
5 1 (2.27%) CommVault
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) 3PAR