The table below looks at the statistics for BT 21CN skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT 21CN over the 3 months to 26 January 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT 21st Century Network (BT 21CN)
Rank 559 - 524
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BT 21CN 18 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% - 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% - 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£500 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7410 6490 7173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.60% 13.33% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4167 3461 3435
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 389 638
Average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £21.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -15.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

BT 21CN
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BT 21CN within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BT 21CN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BT 21CN
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BT 21CN within the UK.

BT 21CN Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BT 21CN
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BT 21CN within the UK.

BT 21CN Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BT 21CN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BT 21CN 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 21CN.

1 23 (100.00%) BT
2 22 (95.65%) MPLS
3 19 (82.61%) Cisco
3 19 (82.61%) CCNP
3 19 (82.61%) CCNA
3 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (69.57%) OSPF
4 16 (69.57%) BGP
5 15 (65.22%) Ethernet
6 13 (56.52%) Broadband
6 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
7 12 (52.17%) L2TP
7 12 (52.17%) RSVP
7 12 (52.17%) VRRP
7 12 (52.17%) UNIX
7 12 (52.17%) Linux
7 12 (52.17%) IPv4
7 12 (52.17%) IPv6
7 12 (52.17%) CCIE
7 12 (52.17%) VPN
7 12 (52.17%) CCIP
7 12 (52.17%) Juniper
7 12 (52.17%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (52.17%) JNCIA
7 12 (52.17%) JNCIP
7 12 (52.17%) Junos
7 12 (52.17%) HSRP
8 7 (30.43%) Network Design
8 7 (30.43%) Firewall
8 7 (30.43%) Nokia

BT 21CN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BT 21CN 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 21CN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) MPLS
2 16 (69.57%) OSPF
2 16 (69.57%) BGP
3 15 (65.22%) Ethernet
4 13 (56.52%) Broadband
5 12 (52.17%) VPN
5 12 (52.17%) IPv4
5 12 (52.17%) IPv6
5 12 (52.17%) L2TP
5 12 (52.17%) RSVP
5 12 (52.17%) VRRP
5 12 (52.17%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (52.17%) Junos
5 12 (52.17%) HSRP
6 7 (30.43%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) Network Security
8 5 (21.74%) BIG-IP
9 3 (13.04%) VPLS
10 1 (4.35%) LAN
10 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Implementation Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Operations Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) IP Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Design Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Network Design Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) UNIX
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Network Design
2 5 (21.74%) Network Management
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) BPMN
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) UML
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) CCNA
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (82.61%) CCNP
2 12 (52.17%) CCIP
2 12 (52.17%) CCIE
2 12 (52.17%) JNCIA
2 12 (52.17%) JNCIP
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) BT
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco
3 12 (52.17%) Juniper
4 7 (30.43%) Nokia
4 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
5 5 (21.74%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) webMethods