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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 233 225 218
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing BT 18 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.54% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £268 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.53% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £82 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £470 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 - £19.00
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England

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
4220 4260 4150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.64% 47.44% 50.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2306 2122 2056
Average daily rate £388 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 242 321
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.07 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 0 7 £460 +240.74% 1
Hampshire +1 4 £400 -15.78%
Surrey +9 3 - - 1
East Sussex -11 2 £225 -47.05%
West Sussex -19 1 - -
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England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (28.21%) Cisco
2 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
3 9 (23.08%) Broadband
4 8 (20.51%) WAN
4 8 (20.51%) Internet
5 7 (17.95%) Firewall
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL
5 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (15.38%) CCNA
6 6 (15.38%) OSPF
6 6 (15.38%) BGP
6 6 (15.38%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) MPLS
7 5 (12.82%) Marketing
7 5 (12.82%) BT 21CN
7 5 (12.82%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
8 4 (10.26%) Matrix Management
8 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.26%) Windows
8 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.26%) PBX
8 4 (10.26%) MS Office
9 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.69%) CCNP
9 3 (7.69%) VPN
9 3 (7.69%) DNS

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
1 9 (23.08%) Broadband
2 8 (20.51%) WAN
2 8 (20.51%) Internet
3 7 (17.95%) Firewall
4 6 (15.38%) OSPF
4 6 (15.38%) BGP
5 5 (12.82%) MPLS
5 5 (12.82%) BT 21CN
6 4 (10.26%) PBX
7 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 3 (7.69%) DNS
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 3 (7.69%) VPLS
8 2 (5.13%) IPsec
8 2 (5.13%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.13%) TACACS
8 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.69%) Front Office
3 3 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Product Manager
1 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) Designer
3 3 (7.69%) IP Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Project Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Field Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Network Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
1 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (10.26%) Matrix Management
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.13%) Process Management
5 2 (5.13%) Business Performance Management
5 2 (5.13%) Network Design
5 2 (5.13%) eTOM
5 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.13%) ITSM
5 2 (5.13%) Customer Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) Line Management
6 1 (2.56%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (15.38%) CCNA
2 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCSM
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Ericsson
4 2 (5.13%) AirMagnet
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) Nokia
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.56%) Huawei
5 1 (2.56%) VMware