The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 148 122 105
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -17
Contract jobs citing BT 2 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.060% 0.57% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 1.41% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 2
Average daily rate
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£390 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £235 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £459 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 £26.35 -
% change year-on-year
-53.12% -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1387 1281 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.46% 40.51% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 804 528
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £202 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 67 67
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BT
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

BT
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Gloucestershire - 2 £390 -
BT
England

BT
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (40.00%) PABX
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenScape
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Capita
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) NHS

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) PABX
1 2 (40.00%) OpenScape
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (20.00%) Capita
1 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm