The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 29 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.

BT
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing BT 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.63% - -
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £256 £363 £370
% change year-on-year -29.31% -2.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £44.00 £14.84
% change year-on-year -26.70% +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 Ipswich.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 53 56 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 43.09% 44.09% 41.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 38
Median daily rate £388 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.89% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £23.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -49.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in Ipswich

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for BT.

1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 2 (33.33%) PSTN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 2 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) CloudStack
3 1 (16.67%) KVM
3 1 (16.67%) collectd
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) PSTN
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
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%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware