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 26 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 24
Contract jobs citing BT 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 2.09% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.49% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £438 £366
% change year-on-year -2.28% +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 Ipswich.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 35 89 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 39.33% 46.60% 52.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 52 55
Median daily rate £333 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.35% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £266 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

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 26 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for BT.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) collectd
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible

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 (50.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) collectd
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware