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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 7 December 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 233 242 243
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing BT 9 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.66% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 9
Median daily rate £245 £288 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.78% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £114 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £448 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £12.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+90.28% -22.81%
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
3782 4530 4690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.98% 47.51% 47.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2104 2487 2432
Median daily rate £400 £400 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 242 290
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing BT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +21 3 £175 -
Berkshire +2 3 £375 -10.44% 1
Hampshire +18 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 £190 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for BT.

1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Nokia
3 7 (35.00%) Huawei
4 6 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (30.00%) Wireless
4 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
5 5 (25.00%) SLA
5 5 (25.00%) MS Office
5 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Change Management
5 5 (25.00%) Ericsson
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) 3G
5 5 (25.00%) LTE
5 5 (25.00%) Virgin Media
6 4 (20.00%) Arqiva
6 4 (20.00%) Telindus
6 4 (20.00%) Amdocs OSS
6 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (20.00%) Tellabs
6 4 (20.00%) ZTE
6 4 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
6 4 (20.00%) 4G
6 4 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (20.00%) NetCracker
6 4 (20.00%) Management Information System

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Wireless
2 5 (25.00%) 3G
2 5 (25.00%) LTE
3 4 (20.00%) 2G
3 4 (20.00%) 4G
3 4 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) GPON
6 1 (5.00%) GPRS
6 1 (5.00%) GSM
6 1 (5.00%) IPv6
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) UMTS
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Back Office
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 2 (10.00%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Handset
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Change Management
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
1 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Coaching
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) HNC
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.00%) PMP
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (5.00%) EdgeSight
2 1 (5.00%) SafeCom
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Huawei
2 7 (35.00%) Nokia
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 5 (25.00%) Virgin Media
4 4 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (20.00%) Arqiva
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Cramer
4 4 (20.00%) NetCracker
4 4 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
4 4 (20.00%) Nortel
4 4 (20.00%) Remedy
4 4 (20.00%) Siemens
4 4 (20.00%) Telindus
4 4 (20.00%) Tellabs
4 4 (20.00%) ZTE
5 3 (15.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) SAP