The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 513 525 509
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing BT 113 80 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 35 53
Average daily rate £363 £425 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +37.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £209 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £9.14 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £14.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.25 -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22070 23365 22368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.80% 45.66% 45.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13153 13548 12236
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 839 982 965
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BT
Daily Rate Trend

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BT
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

BT Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BT
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BT
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

BT Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

BT
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the UK over the 3 months to 14 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
England +24 108 £363 -14.70% 13
London +21 37 £450 +1.40% 4
South East +23 31 £263 -38.23% 1
Swindon +16 16 £363 -30.95%
Wiltshire +12 16 £363 -12.65%
South West +10 16 £363 -9.14%
Berkshire +4 14 £170 -60.00%
Hampshire +21 10 £263 -
Reading +4 9 £170 -
North West -22 8 £600 - 2
Guildford - 7 - -
Southampton - 7 £263 -
Surrey - 7 - - 1
Yorkshire -10 6 £350 +218.18%
Newbury +12 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 £338 -
Ealing - 5 - -
North East -18 4 £625 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £625 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £625 -
Cheshire -8 3 £600 - 1
West Midlands -14 3 - - 2
Winchester - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £325 -
Croydon - 3 £375 -
Scotland -8 2 - -
Warrington -14 2 £613 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Preston +3 1 £115 -

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 111 (44.76%) Telecoms
2 53 (21.37%) Finance
3 50 (20.16%) Cisco
4 48 (19.35%) Migration
5 47 (18.95%) Project Management
6 45 (18.15%) WAN
7 42 (16.94%) Huawei
8 39 (15.73%) MPLS
9 38 (15.32%) Ericsson
10 32 (12.90%) Firewall
10 32 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (12.10%) Nokia
11 30 (12.10%) PSTN
11 30 (12.10%) ITIL
11 30 (12.10%) Driving Licence
12 29 (11.69%) 3G
12 29 (11.69%) Service Management
12 29 (11.69%) Security Cleared
13 28 (11.29%) LAN
14 26 (10.48%) ADSL
14 26 (10.48%) Line Management
14 26 (10.48%) SC Cleared
15 25 (10.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 24 (9.68%) Juniper
16 24 (9.68%) BGP
16 24 (9.68%) System Testing
16 24 (9.68%) LLU
16 24 (9.68%) ServiceNow
16 24 (9.68%) Network Management
16 24 (9.68%) Data Centre

BT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 11 (4.44%) Skype for Business
2 5 (2.02%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.02%) Smallworld
3 4 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.81%) Drupal
4 2 (0.81%) IIS
4 2 (0.81%) JBoss
4 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.82%) MS Office
3 4 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.40%) SAP CCM
1 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.40%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.61%) Office 365
3 3 (1.21%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.15%) WAN
2 39 (15.73%) MPLS
3 32 (12.90%) Firewall
4 30 (12.10%) PSTN
5 29 (11.69%) 3G
6 28 (11.29%) LAN
7 26 (10.48%) ADSL
8 24 (9.68%) BGP
8 24 (9.68%) LLU
9 23 (9.27%) OSPF
10 21 (8.47%) Network Security
11 20 (8.06%) VPN
12 19 (7.66%) Wireless
13 16 (6.45%) 2G
13 16 (6.45%) IPsec
14 11 (4.44%) ISDN
15 10 (4.03%) 4G
15 10 (4.03%) ATM
15 10 (4.03%) LTE
16 9 (3.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.02%) DB2
2 5 (2.02%) GIS
2 5 (2.02%) MySQL
3 2 (0.81%) Big Data
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (44.76%) Telecoms
2 53 (21.37%) Finance
3 15 (6.05%) Banking
4 10 (4.03%) Back Office
4 10 (4.03%) Marketing
5 6 (2.42%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.02%) Billing
6 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.61%) Electronics
7 4 (1.61%) Publishing
7 4 (1.61%) Retail
8 3 (1.21%) Legal
9 2 (0.81%) French Language
9 2 (0.81%) Front Office
10 1 (0.40%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (15.73%) Project Manager
2 18 (7.26%) Designer
3 17 (6.85%) Network Designer
4 15 (6.05%) Analyst
4 15 (6.05%) Senior Manager
5 13 (5.24%) Consultant
6 12 (4.84%) Field Engineer
6 12 (4.84%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (3.63%) Administrator
7 9 (3.63%) Architect
8 8 (3.23%) Network Manager
8 8 (3.23%) Network Project Manager
8 8 (3.23%) Support Engineer
9 7 (2.82%) Service Manager
9 7 (2.82%) Telephony Engineer
10 6 (2.42%) Network Engineer
10 6 (2.42%) Sales Consultant
10 6 (2.42%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (2.42%) Senior Sales Consultant
10 6 (2.42%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.61%) WAP
2 3 (1.21%) .NET
2 3 (1.21%) Web Services
3 2 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.40%) Ajax
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.40%) COM
4 1 (0.40%) CSS
4 1 (0.40%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.40%) HTML
4 1 (0.40%) JFC
4 1 (0.40%) jQuery
4 1 (0.40%) LINQ
4 1 (0.40%) REST
4 1 (0.40%) SOAP
4 1 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.10%) Driving Licence
2 24 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.05%) BBC
4 11 (4.44%) iDTV
5 10 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.63%) IPTV
6 9 (3.63%) Over-the-Top Content
7 8 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (2.82%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.82%) Video on Demand
9 6 (2.42%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.02%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.02%) Private Cloud
10 5 (2.02%) Public Cloud
10 5 (2.02%) STB
11 4 (1.61%) Handset
12 3 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.21%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.21%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.47%) Linux
2 17 (6.85%) Windows
3 8 (3.23%) Unix
4 6 (2.42%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.81%) Android
6 2 (0.81%) CatOS
6 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) AIX
7 1 (0.40%) Debian
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.35%) Migration
2 47 (18.95%) Project Management
3 32 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (12.10%) ITIL
5 29 (11.69%) Service Management
6 26 (10.48%) Line Management
7 24 (9.68%) Network Management
7 24 (9.68%) System Testing
8 18 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (7.26%) Performance Management
9 16 (6.45%) Application Performance Management
10 15 (6.05%) PRINCE2
11 14 (5.65%) Change Management
11 14 (5.65%) CRM
12 13 (5.24%) Service Delivery
13 10 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (4.03%) Presales
14 7 (2.82%) B2B
14 7 (2.82%) Business Continuity
14 7 (2.82%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.44%) C
2 7 (2.82%) Java
3 6 (2.42%) SQL
4 4 (1.61%) C++
4 4 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.81%) Python
5 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.40%) C#
6 1 (0.40%) Go
6 1 (0.40%) Perl
6 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (11.69%) Security Cleared
2 26 (10.48%) SC Cleared
3 22 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (8.06%) CCNP
5 16 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 16 (6.45%) JNCIS
6 10 (4.03%) Degree
7 8 (3.23%) PMI Certification
8 7 (2.82%) PMP
9 5 (2.02%) CCNA
10 4 (1.61%) APMP
10 4 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.21%) HND
11 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.81%) HNC
12 2 (0.81%) PhD
12 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.40%) MCTS
13 1 (0.40%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.45%) SLA
2 6 (2.42%) QA
3 4 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.81%) BS7799
4 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.40%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) NFS
2 2 (0.81%) vSphere
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Firmware
3 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (0.81%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.40%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.40%) Nagios
3 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.40%) SCCM
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (20.16%) Cisco
2 42 (16.94%) Huawei
3 38 (15.32%) Ericsson
4 30 (12.10%) Nokia
5 25 (10.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 24 (9.68%) Juniper
6 24 (9.68%) ServiceNow
7 23 (9.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 22 (8.87%) Microsoft
9 21 (8.47%) VMware
10 20 (8.06%) Siemens
11 19 (7.66%) Avaya
12 17 (6.85%) ZTE
13 15 (6.05%) HP
13 15 (6.05%) NetCracker
14 10 (4.03%) Verint
15 8 (3.23%) Citrix
15 8 (3.23%) NEC
15 8 (3.23%) Nortel
16 7 (2.82%) SAP
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago