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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 225 234 203
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -31
Contract jobs citing BT 33 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.44% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 16
Average daily rate £263 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £350 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £459 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £392 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +30.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.84 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £10.25 -
% change year-on-year
+319.51% -
BT
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
4079 4502 3988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.85% 47.50% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2348 2338 1954
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 214 232
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £11.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 16 £335 -21.17%
Hampshire +13 10 £263 -
Surrey - 7 - - 1
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (65.52%) Telecoms
2 30 (51.72%) Huawei
3 23 (39.66%) Ericsson
4 21 (36.21%) Nokia
5 16 (27.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 15 (25.86%) 3G
6 15 (25.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 13 (22.41%) WAN
7 13 (22.41%) Project Management
8 12 (20.69%) Wireless
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.69%) ZTE
9 11 (18.97%) SLA
9 11 (18.97%) VMware
9 11 (18.97%) Siemens
10 10 (17.24%) Finance
10 10 (17.24%) Firewall
10 10 (17.24%) Cisco
10 10 (17.24%) NetCracker
11 9 (15.52%) LAN
12 8 (13.79%) Windows
12 8 (13.79%) MPLS
12 8 (13.79%) Degree
12 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.07%) Network Security
13 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
13 7 (12.07%) Back Office
13 7 (12.07%) 2G
13 7 (12.07%) VoIP
13 7 (12.07%) Avaya

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (5.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CCM
1 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) 3G
2 13 (22.41%) WAN
3 12 (20.69%) Wireless
4 10 (17.24%) Firewall
5 9 (15.52%) LAN
6 8 (13.79%) MPLS
7 7 (12.07%) 2G
7 7 (12.07%) Network Security
7 7 (12.07%) VoIP
8 6 (10.34%) ATM
9 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
9 5 (8.62%) SDH
10 4 (6.90%) DNS
10 4 (6.90%) IP Telephony
10 4 (6.90%) LTE
10 4 (6.90%) Radio Access Network
11 3 (5.17%) 4G
11 3 (5.17%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (3.45%) Broadband
12 2 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) GIS
1 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (65.52%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
3 7 (12.07%) Back Office
4 4 (6.90%) Billing
5 3 (5.17%) Electronics
5 3 (5.17%) Marketing
6 2 (3.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Banking
7 1 (1.72%) French Language
7 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
1 6 (10.34%) Telephony Engineer
2 5 (8.62%) IP Engineer
2 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
2 5 (8.62%) Transmission Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Design Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) Administrator
4 3 (5.17%) Change Analyst
4 3 (5.17%) Network Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Back Office Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Circuiting Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.72%) Ajax
1 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.72%) CSS
1 1 (1.72%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
1 1 (1.72%) jQuery
1 1 (1.72%) LINQ
1 1 (1.72%) REST
1 1 (1.72%) SOAP
1 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
1 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.72%) ASIC
5 1 (1.72%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) IVR
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Project Management
2 6 (10.34%) Demand Management
2 6 (10.34%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.62%) Migration
3 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
3 5 (8.62%) Service Management
4 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.90%) Quote-to-Cash
4 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.17%) CRM
5 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.45%) B2B
6 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.45%) Change Management
6 2 (3.45%) Network Planning
6 2 (3.45%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) C
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) C++
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.62%) PMP
3 4 (6.90%) APMP
3 4 (6.90%) CCNP
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.45%) HND
5 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) HNC
6 1 (1.72%) MCITP
6 1 (1.72%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) MCSE
6 1 (1.72%) MCTS
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.72%) MOS
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) NEBOSH
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Firmware
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.72%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.72%) Nagios
1 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
1 1 (1.72%) SCOM
1 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (51.72%) Huawei
2 23 (39.66%) Ericsson
3 21 (36.21%) Nokia
4 16 (27.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 15 (25.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 12 (20.69%) ZTE
7 11 (18.97%) Siemens
7 11 (18.97%) VMware
8 10 (17.24%) Cisco
8 10 (17.24%) NetCracker
9 7 (12.07%) Avaya
10 6 (10.34%) SAP
11 4 (6.90%) NEC
12 3 (5.17%) Nortel
13 2 (3.45%) Apple
14 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
14 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
14 1 (1.72%) Remedy
14 1 (1.72%) Symantec