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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BT
England / East of England
Rank 121 - 126
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing BT 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% - 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £463 - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £256 £363 £353
% change year-on-year -29.31% +2.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £14.84
% change year-on-year +2.27% +196.49%  

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 974 1144 1303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.47% 46.89% 50.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 650 723
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 91 115
Median hourly rate £19.90 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.71% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £10.30 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £57.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BT in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BT in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in the East of England

BT
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 4 £463 - 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 4 (28.57%) Bluetooth
1 4 (28.57%) PSTN
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
1 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security
1 4 (28.57%) ZigBee
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
4 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (7.14%) Xen
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful

BT
Top Related 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 (7.14%) CloudStack
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Bluetooth
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security
1 4 (28.57%) PSTN
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
1 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (28.57%) ZigBee
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) RS-232
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Gerrit
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Genesys Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Network Services Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) collectd
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) Genesys
2 1 (7.14%) Samsung
2 1 (7.14%) VMware