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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 542 540 476
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -64
Contract jobs citing BT 71 52 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.098% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 39
Average daily rate
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£358 £313 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.40% +3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £172 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.44% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.42 - £39.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 - £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 - £63.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 - £19.00

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
24953 23879 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 45.12% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 13358 12319
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1030 1236
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.95 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015.

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
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 3 July 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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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 -13 66 £375 +20.00% 22
London +6 30 £350 -17.64% 5
South East -18 13 £400 +45.45% 7
City of London 0 8 £350 - 4
Hampshire +8 7 £400 -11.11% 1
North West -13 6 £300 -48.27% 4
West Midlands +2 5 - - 2
Berkshire +11 4 £115 -69.33% 3
East of England +2 4 £326 -11.07%
Hook - 3 £397 - 1
Slough - 3 £115 - 1
Solihull +1 2 - -
Cheshire -2 2 - - 1
Suffolk - 2 £508 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £300 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
North East - 2 £300 -
Southampton - 2 £550 -
Warrington - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £300 -
Ipswich - 2 £508 -
Basingstoke - 2 £400 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +10 1 £145 -51.66%
Reading +3 1 - -
Warwickshire -1 1 - -
South West -10 1 £430 - 1
Surrey -12 1 £485 +83.01% 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 62 (34.25%) Cisco
2 49 (27.07%) Telecoms
3 38 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (18.78%) MPLS
5 33 (18.23%) OSPF
6 31 (17.13%) WAN
7 30 (16.57%) CCNP
8 28 (15.47%) Firewall
9 27 (14.92%) Project Management
9 27 (14.92%) Ethernet
10 26 (14.36%) BGP
11 24 (13.26%) CCNA
11 24 (13.26%) Finance
12 23 (12.71%) LAN
12 23 (12.71%) Broadband
12 23 (12.71%) Data Centre
13 22 (12.15%) VPN
14 21 (11.60%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (10.50%) ITIL
16 16 (8.84%) VoIP
16 16 (8.84%) Juniper
16 16 (8.84%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (8.29%) BT 21CN
17 15 (8.29%) CCIE
17 15 (8.29%) Internet
18 14 (7.73%) MS Office
19 13 (7.18%) Migration
19 13 (7.18%) Wireless
19 13 (7.18%) Linux
19 13 (7.18%) SLA

BT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.66%) CMS
2 3 (1.66%) Lync
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (7.73%) MS Office
2 7 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP CCM
1 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.78%) MPLS
2 33 (18.23%) OSPF
3 31 (17.13%) WAN
4 28 (15.47%) Firewall
5 27 (14.92%) Ethernet
6 26 (14.36%) BGP
7 23 (12.71%) LAN
7 23 (12.71%) Broadband
8 22 (12.15%) VPN
9 21 (11.60%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (8.84%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (8.84%) VoIP
11 15 (8.29%) Internet
11 15 (8.29%) BT 21CN
12 13 (7.18%) Wireless
13 12 (6.63%) RSVP
13 12 (6.63%) IOS XR
14 11 (6.08%) HSRP
14 11 (6.08%) VRRP
14 11 (6.08%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Toad
General
1 49 (27.07%) Telecoms
2 24 (13.26%) Finance
3 12 (6.63%) Banking
4 8 (4.42%) Marketing
5 5 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.21%) Front Office
6 4 (2.21%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.66%) Back Office
8 2 (1.10%) Legal
8 2 (1.10%) Retail
8 2 (1.10%) French Language
9 1 (0.55%) German Language
9 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (12.15%) Network Engineer
2 19 (10.50%) Consultant
2 19 (10.50%) Project Manager
3 14 (7.73%) Analyst
4 13 (7.18%) IP Engineer
5 12 (6.63%) Implementation Engineer
6 11 (6.08%) Architect
7 10 (5.52%) Operations Engineer
8 9 (4.97%) Voice Engineer
8 9 (4.97%) Network Consultant
9 7 (3.87%) Product Manager
9 7 (3.87%) Network Architect
10 6 (3.31%) Risk Analyst
11 5 (2.76%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (2.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 4 (2.21%) Coordinator
12 4 (2.21%) Security Consultant
12 4 (2.21%) Administrator
12 4 (2.21%) Project Coordinator
12 4 (2.21%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.76%) XMPP
2 3 (1.66%) XML
3 2 (1.10%) .NET
3 2 (1.10%) CGI
3 2 (1.10%) Spring
3 2 (1.10%) Java EE
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.55%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.55%) HTML5
4 1 (0.55%) CSS3
4 1 (0.55%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.55%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) Middleware
4 1 (0.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.55%) CSS
4 1 (0.55%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.71%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.18%) NHS
3 12 (6.63%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.31%) Market Risk
5 6 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.31%) Handset
6 3 (1.66%) Streaming Media
6 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.66%) CMDB
7 2 (1.10%) PKI
7 2 (1.10%) FMCG
7 2 (1.10%) iSeries
7 2 (1.10%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.10%) Derivative
7 2 (1.10%) Equities
7 2 (1.10%) W3C
7 2 (1.10%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.10%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.18%) Linux
2 12 (6.63%) UNIX
3 8 (4.42%) Windows
4 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) SUSE
5 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.92%) Project Management
2 19 (10.50%) ITIL
3 13 (7.18%) Migration
4 11 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (6.08%) PRINCE2
5 8 (4.42%) Service Delivery
5 8 (4.42%) Network Design
5 8 (4.42%) Supplier Management
6 7 (3.87%) Matrix Management
6 7 (3.87%) Line Management
6 7 (3.87%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (3.31%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (3.31%) Change Management
8 5 (2.76%) Service Management
8 5 (2.76%) Capacity Management
9 4 (2.21%) Business Transformation
9 4 (2.21%) Workflow
10 3 (1.66%) B2B
10 3 (1.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.31%) Java
2 4 (2.21%) SQL
3 3 (1.66%) C
4 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (16.57%) CCNP
3 24 (13.26%) CCNA
4 15 (8.29%) CCIE
5 10 (5.52%) CCIP
5 10 (5.52%) JNCIA
5 10 (5.52%) JNCIP
6 9 (4.97%) SC Cleared
6 9 (4.97%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.87%) CISSP
8 5 (2.76%) Degree
8 5 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.66%) CCVP
10 2 (1.10%) ISEB
10 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.55%) MCTS
11 1 (0.55%) MCITP
11 1 (0.55%) CCDP
11 1 (0.55%) MCSE
11 1 (0.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.18%) SLA
2 5 (2.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) vSphere
2 1 (0.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.66%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (1.66%) OPNET
2 3 (1.66%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (1.10%) OpenView
4 1 (0.55%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.55%) Nagios
4 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.55%) WSUS
4 1 (0.55%) SCCM
4 1 (0.55%) SCOM
4 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.55%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.55%) SCSM
4 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 62 (34.25%) Cisco
2 16 (8.84%) Juniper
3 12 (6.63%) HP
3 12 (6.63%) CheckPoint
4 10 (5.52%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.52%) Nokia
5 7 (3.87%) Ericsson
6 6 (3.31%) Aruba
6 6 (3.31%) Prolexic
6 6 (3.31%) ScanSafe
7 5 (2.76%) Huawei
7 5 (2.76%) IBM
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle
8 4 (2.21%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.66%) F5
9 3 (1.66%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (1.66%) Citrix
9 3 (1.66%) Avaya
9 3 (1.66%) Polycom
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