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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 222 224 214
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing BT 21 7 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.080% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.16% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Average daily rate
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£410 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £100 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £422 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £278
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £10.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.50
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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
4289 4263 4964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.75% 48.95% 50.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2172 2134
Average daily rate £363 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 250 300
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 1 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

BT Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +23 9 £418 +317.50% 5
Surrey +2 3 £175 -
Hampshire -9 2 £300 -16.89% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
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England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 22 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (35.00%) Huawei
2 14 (35.00%) 3G
2 14 (35.00%) LTE
3 13 (32.50%) Ethernet
4 12 (30.00%) ATM
4 12 (30.00%) Ericsson
5 11 (27.50%) Cisco
6 10 (25.00%) WAN
6 10 (25.00%) SDH
6 10 (25.00%) 4G
7 9 (22.50%) 2G
8 8 (20.00%) Migration
8 8 (20.00%) NEC
8 8 (20.00%) Firewall
8 8 (20.00%) MPLS
9 7 (17.50%) Radio Access Network
9 7 (17.50%) DWDM
9 7 (17.50%) Nokia
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (17.50%) VoIP
9 7 (17.50%) LAN
9 7 (17.50%) Project Management
10 6 (15.00%) Windows
10 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.00%) Nortel
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.50%) Avaya
11 5 (12.50%) C
11 5 (12.50%) MS Excel

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Lync
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) 3G
1 14 (35.00%) LTE
2 13 (32.50%) Ethernet
3 12 (30.00%) ATM
4 10 (25.00%) WAN
4 10 (25.00%) SDH
4 10 (25.00%) 4G
5 9 (22.50%) 2G
6 8 (20.00%) Firewall
6 8 (20.00%) MPLS
7 7 (17.50%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (17.50%) DWDM
7 7 (17.50%) VoIP
7 7 (17.50%) LAN
8 5 (12.50%) Wireless
8 5 (12.50%) BT 21CN
9 4 (10.00%) IPsec
9 4 (10.00%) ISDN
9 4 (10.00%) VPN
10 3 (7.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 22 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Transmission Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Provisioning Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Voice Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Voice Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Transmission Planner
6 2 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Messaging Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Microwave Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) jQuery
1 1 (2.50%) Ajax
1 1 (2.50%) HTML5
1 1 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Wiki
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Handset
2 1 (2.50%) AVVID
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.50%) Economics
2 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Migration
2 7 (17.50%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Network Planning
4 4 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.50%) Network Design
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL V2
6 2 (5.00%) Network Management
6 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) ITSM
7 1 (2.50%) Service Management
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.50%) SWOT Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VB
2 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) CCIE
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Huawei
2 12 (30.00%) Ericsson
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco
4 8 (20.00%) NEC
5 7 (17.50%) Nokia
6 6 (15.00%) Nortel
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.50%) Avaya
7 5 (12.50%) Ciena
8 4 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (7.50%) Citrix
9 3 (7.50%) HP
9 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.00%) IBM
10 2 (5.00%) Lotus
10 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.00%) BMC
11 1 (2.50%) Remedy
11 1 (2.50%) McAfee
11 1 (2.50%) Sophos
Southampton, Hampshire
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