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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 133 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing BT 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.098% 0.068% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1156 1264 871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.69% 42.79% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 835 509
Average daily rate £365 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £480 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 76 52
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £37.50 £40.35
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 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 27 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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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
Bristol - 2 £300 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £275 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) PABX
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
2 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) Handset
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Military
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) OpenScape
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) CMS

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) PABX
3 2 (18.18%) OpenScape
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Military
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Voice Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Project Office Support
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Office Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Handset
2 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) IVR
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint