The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BT over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BT
Rank 140 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Contract jobs citing BT 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.38% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate £350 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+218.18% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £110 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £110 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £392 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +30.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £10.25 -
% change year-on-year
+319.51% -
BT
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1159 1051 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.88% 40.97% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 655 517
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 49 45
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £11.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BT
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BT Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BT
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BT across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

BT Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

BT
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BT Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BT
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
West Yorkshire - 5 £338 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £650 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Migration
3 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) ADSL
6 3 (20.00%) PSTN
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Validation
6 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (20.00%) LLU
6 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) System Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
6 3 (20.00%) F5
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
6 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) ADSL
2 3 (20.00%) BGP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (20.00%) LLU
2 3 (20.00%) MPLS
2 3 (20.00%) PSTN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) DAB
4 1 (6.67%) GPON
4 1 (6.67%) Skype
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Line Management
3 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) System Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) F5
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
4 1 (6.67%) Genesys
4 1 (6.67%) Huawei
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) NEC
4 1 (6.67%) Nokia
4 1 (6.67%) Verint