Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BT over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

BT
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 164 157
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 +14
Contract jobs citing BT 10 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.25% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.32% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Berkshire median daily rate £285 £350 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.57% +204.35% -72.94%
10th Percentile £220 £301 £107
90th Percentile £463 £391 £421
South East median daily rate £285 £300 £265
% change year-on-year -5.00% +13.21% -32.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £26.25 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +101.92% - -18.75%

BT is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2000 2171 2526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.41% 51.00% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1027 1124 1293
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 125 133
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.62 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.90 £44.31 £46.82
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £18.50
% change year-on-year +7.26% -14.32% +17.61%

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing BT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for BT in Berkshire

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BT in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in Berkshire

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BT in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BT in Berkshire

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in Berkshire

BT
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 7 £285 -5.00%
BT
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BT.

1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Video on Demand
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Huawei
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) HNC
3 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Junos
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) QRadar
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Q.931
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) IPsec
1 3 (30.00%) Junos
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) DPNSS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Q.931
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Deployment Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Network Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) HNC
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Huawei
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Progress