The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 66 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing BT 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.42% 0.47% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £351 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £78.75
% change year-on-year
- -75.87%
Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
271 177 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 37.69% 41.65% 46.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 90 100
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 14
Average hourly rate £11.25 £14.00 £14.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £11.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
BT
UK

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Wales

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

BT
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint