The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 28 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 124 143
Contract jobs citing BT 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.42% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £165
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £438 £366
% change year-on-year -1.71% +19.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.42
% change year-on-year - +4.64%  

BT is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1069 1197 1498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.26% 46.92% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 623 852
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 103 136
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £14.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing BT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for BT in the East of England

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in the East of England

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for BT.

1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Xen
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) CloudStack
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) collectd
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (16.67%) CloudStack
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Genesys Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) collectd
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Genesys
1 1 (16.67%) VMware