The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 49 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing BT 12 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.71% 0.35% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 3.82% 0.80% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £223
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +46.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 - £10.32
BT
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
314 251 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 44.73% 43.58% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 161 152
Average daily rate £425 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.98% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £169 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 32
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £9.40 £14.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.38 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

BT
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

BT Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

BT
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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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
Swindon +1 8 £300 -36.84%
BT
South West

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 4 (33.33%) HP NNM
4 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) OpenView
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 4 (33.33%) ATM
4 4 (33.33%) AutoCAD
4 4 (33.33%) Statistics
4 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Network Management
4 4 (33.33%) Change Control
4 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (33.33%) Multicast
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 4 (33.33%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) ATM
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Multicast
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 4 (33.33%) Network Management
1 4 (33.33%) Change Control
1 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP NNM
1 4 (33.33%) OpenView
1 4 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) F5