The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 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 / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 405 405 406
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing BT 13 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.064% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 21
Median daily rate £309 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.87% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £322 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £438 £366
% change year-on-year -6.85% +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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8472 8849 10314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.40% 41.39% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5730 6113 6803
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 110 256
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in London

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BT in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BT in London

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in London

BT
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London +2 1 £475 +47.28% 2
Ilford - 1 £168 -
BT
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for BT.

1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (14.81%) Unix
6 4 (14.81%) Windows
6 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) Python
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (14.81%) MPLS
6 4 (14.81%) Banking
7 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
7 3 (11.11%) LAMP
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
7 3 (11.11%) OSPF
7 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (11.11%) IIS
7 3 (11.11%) VoIP
7 3 (11.11%) Perl
7 3 (11.11%) PHP

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (14.81%) MPLS
2 3 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (11.11%) OSPF
2 3 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) 802.11
3 2 (7.41%) ADSL
3 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) ICMP
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) L2TP
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) PBX
3 2 (7.41%) RIP
3 2 (7.41%) SNMP
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) GitLab
2 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Administrator
1 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Credit Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) IT Support
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.41%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Equities
3 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.70%) BBC
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Unix
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
1 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) FreeBSD
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Change Control
2 3 (11.11%) Change Management
2 3 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 2 (7.41%) Analytics
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Network Design
3 2 (7.41%) Network Management
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) PHP
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) APMP
2 2 (7.41%) CCDP
2 2 (7.41%) CCIE
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (7.41%) Postfix
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) FreeIPA
1 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
2 2 (7.41%) Nessus
2 2 (7.41%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.41%) Adobe
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Red Box
5 2 (7.41%) Speakerbus
5 2 (7.41%) Verint
6 1 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Fidessa
6 1 (3.70%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.70%) Mitel
6 1 (3.70%) Nortel
6 1 (3.70%) Openreach
6 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.70%) Radianz
6 1 (3.70%) Virgin Media
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