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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 573 544 556
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Contract jobs citing BT 66 113 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 58 48
Median daily rate £366 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £143 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £393 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +25.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 25 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.35 £26.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.50% -53.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £12.35 £26.35
% change year-on-year
+25.50% -53.12%

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
24055 25705 25836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 44.08% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14703 15197 14415
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1098 1100
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing BT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -34 61 £366 +4.64% 10
London -5 20 £325 +16.07% 4
West Midlands -22 14 £376 +25.33% 1
Solihull +3 11 - -
South East -4 9 £335 +123.33% 1
South West +15 7 £175 -55.12%
Berkshire +6 5 £400 +247.82% 1
Devon - 5 £188 -
Exeter - 5 £188 -
City of London +36 4 £325 +4.83% 1
Slough +8 4 - - 1
Midlands - 4 £500 -
Hampshire +11 3 £335 -15.51%
Cardiff +22 2 £375 +7.14%
Wales +22 2 £375 +7.14%
South Wales +19 2 £375 +7.14%
East of England +15 2 - - 1
East Midlands +2 2 £450 -
North West -11 2 £400 -13.97% 3
Telford -20 2 £376 -
Shropshire -21 2 £376 -
Fareham - 2 £335 -
Surrey +4 1 £175 -52.38%
Derbyshire +3 1 £450 -
Yorkshire +1 1 £530 +76.66%
Derby 0 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire -4 1 £530 +76.66%
Cheshire -4 1 £375 -24.81% 1
Sheffield -8 1 £530 +76.66%
Ipswich - 1 - -

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BT.

1 52 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 37 (22.56%) Cisco
3 35 (21.34%) LAN
4 33 (20.12%) WAN
5 31 (18.90%) Finance
6 27 (16.46%) Security Cleared
7 24 (14.63%) SC Cleared
8 22 (13.41%) Data Centre
8 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (12.80%) Project Management
9 21 (12.80%) Management Information System
9 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
10 20 (12.20%) ITIL
11 19 (11.59%) VoIP
12 18 (10.98%) PRINCE2
12 18 (10.98%) Firewall
12 18 (10.98%) Migration
13 17 (10.37%) Service Delivery
14 16 (9.76%) MS Excel
14 16 (9.76%) MS Visio
14 16 (9.76%) SLA
14 16 (9.76%) Ericsson
14 16 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (9.15%) Nokia
16 14 (8.54%) Nortel
16 14 (8.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 14 (8.54%) Huawei
17 13 (7.93%) MS PowerPoint
17 13 (7.93%) Line Management
17 13 (7.93%) Wireless

BT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.49%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.44%) CMS
4 2 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (9.76%) MS Excel
1 16 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 13 (7.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.27%) MS Office
4 6 (3.66%) MS Project
5 3 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.83%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.61%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.05%) Office 365
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.22%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.22%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.34%) LAN
2 33 (20.12%) WAN
3 19 (11.59%) VoIP
4 18 (10.98%) Firewall
5 13 (7.93%) Wireless
6 12 (7.32%) BGP
7 10 (6.10%) LTE
7 10 (6.10%) MPLS
7 10 (6.10%) PABX
7 10 (6.10%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (5.49%) 3G
9 8 (4.88%) 2G
9 8 (4.88%) 4G
9 8 (4.88%) Skype
9 8 (4.88%) SNMP
9 8 (4.88%) Symposium
9 8 (4.88%) TCP/IP
9 8 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (4.88%) Wireshark
10 7 (4.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.05%) MS Access
4 4 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.83%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.61%) MySQL
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Subversion
2 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 52 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 31 (18.90%) Finance
3 10 (6.10%) Retail
4 8 (4.88%) Automotive
5 7 (4.27%) Back Office
5 7 (4.27%) Banking
6 2 (1.22%) Front Office
6 2 (1.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.22%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.61%) Billing
7 1 (0.61%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.61%) French Language
7 1 (0.61%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Military
7 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (18.90%) Architect
2 30 (18.29%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.37%) Analyst
4 14 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (6.10%) Network Architect
5 10 (6.10%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (4.88%) Avaya Engineer
7 8 (4.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (4.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.27%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.66%) Consultant
9 6 (3.66%) Programme Manager
9 6 (3.66%) Telecoms Architect
10 5 (3.05%) Cisco Architect
10 5 (3.05%) Designer
10 5 (3.05%) Service Desk Engineer
10 5 (3.05%) Telecoms Engineer
10 5 (3.05%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.44%) .NET
1 4 (2.44%) HTML
2 3 (1.83%) HTML5
3 2 (1.22%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.22%) Ajax
3 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.22%) Middleware
3 2 (1.22%) Rendezvous
3 2 (1.22%) XML
4 1 (0.61%) CGI
4 1 (0.61%) CSS
4 1 (0.61%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 21 (12.80%) Management Information System
3 16 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.93%) BBC
5 7 (4.27%) IPTV
5 7 (4.27%) User Experience
6 6 (3.66%) Handset
6 6 (3.66%) Video on Demand
6 6 (3.66%) Virtual Team
7 5 (3.05%) IVR
8 4 (2.44%) CMDB
9 3 (1.83%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.83%) New Media
9 3 (1.83%) NHS
9 3 (1.83%) PKI
9 3 (1.83%) Social Media
10 2 (1.22%) Derivative
10 2 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.22%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.93%) Windows
2 6 (3.66%) Linux
2 6 (3.66%) Unix
3 3 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.83%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) VMS
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (12.80%) Project Management
3 20 (12.20%) ITIL
4 18 (10.98%) Migration
4 18 (10.98%) PRINCE2
5 17 (10.37%) Service Delivery
6 14 (8.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 13 (7.93%) Line Management
7 13 (7.93%) Programme Management
7 13 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (7.93%) TOGAF
8 12 (7.32%) Supplier Management
9 11 (6.71%) Change Management
9 11 (6.71%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.71%) Network Management
9 11 (6.71%) Risk Management
10 10 (6.10%) Presales
11 9 (5.49%) Data Management
12 8 (4.88%) Information Management
12 8 (4.88%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.49%) SQL
2 5 (3.05%) C
2 5 (3.05%) Java
3 3 (1.83%) Perl
4 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.61%) C++
5 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.61%) JCL
5 1 (0.61%) Korn
5 1 (0.61%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) Ruby
5 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (16.46%) Security Cleared
2 24 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.93%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.88%) CCNA
5 7 (4.27%) Degree
5 7 (4.27%) HNC
5 7 (4.27%) PMP
6 5 (3.05%) CCDP
7 3 (1.83%) APMP
7 3 (1.83%) CCIE
7 3 (1.83%) CCNP
7 3 (1.83%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.22%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.22%) CISMP
8 2 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.61%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.61%) ISEB
9 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.61%) MCTS
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.76%) SLA
2 3 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.22%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) QA
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (4.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.22%) Firmware
3 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) NFS
4 1 (0.61%) StorNext
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Amdocs OSS
2 3 (1.83%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.83%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.22%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.61%) Control-M
4 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) Puppet
4 1 (0.61%) SCOM
4 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.61%) vMotion
4 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (22.56%) Cisco
2 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.76%) Ericsson
4 15 (9.15%) Nokia
5 14 (8.54%) Huawei
5 14 (8.54%) Nortel
6 13 (7.93%) Arqiva
6 13 (7.93%) Avaya
6 13 (7.93%) Virgin Media
7 11 (6.71%) Siemens
8 10 (6.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 9 (5.49%) Citrix
9 9 (5.49%) Nokia Networks
9 9 (5.49%) Openreach
9 9 (5.49%) Remedy
10 8 (4.88%) HP
10 8 (4.88%) Tellabs
11 7 (4.27%) IBM
12 6 (3.66%) NetCracker
12 6 (3.66%) ZTE
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