Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 2018 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
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 586 582 569
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13 -2
Contract jobs citing BT 45 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.098% 0.086% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 15
London median daily rate £438 £438 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.38% +10.85%
10th Percentile £175 £245 £264
90th Percentile £763 £565 £450
England median daily rate £441 £400 £358
% change year-on-year +10.31% +11.89% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
London median hourly rate £25.00 £17.53 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.65% +25.18% -
10th Percentile £22.50 £15.53 £13.50
90th Percentile £27.50 £18.58 £14.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.53 £14.00
% change year-on-year -5.85% +25.18% +13.36%

BT is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,236 18,140 18,697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.74% 41.12% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,365 12,281 12,646
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 256 252
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £50.00 £43.68
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing BT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -32 7 £433 -16.43% 12
West London -11 3 £288 +23.92% 5
East London -19 2 £275 -31.25% 2
North London - 1 £133 - 1
BT
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for BT.

1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Project Management
2 15 (33.33%) Red Box
3 14 (31.11%) VoIP
3 14 (31.11%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (28.89%) WAN
4 13 (28.89%) Cisco
4 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.67%) LAN
5 12 (26.67%) Mitel
5 12 (26.67%) Meraki
6 11 (24.44%) Polycom
6 11 (24.44%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (24.44%) Aastra
6 11 (24.44%) PABX
6 11 (24.44%) Ericsson
6 11 (24.44%) MPLS
7 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (22.22%) Juniper
7 10 (22.22%) BCP
7 10 (22.22%) DNA
7 10 (22.22%) CCNP
7 10 (22.22%) CCNA
7 10 (22.22%) Supplier Management
7 10 (22.22%) MD110
7 10 (22.22%) VMware
7 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (20.00%) Tandberg
8 9 (20.00%) AirWatch
8 9 (20.00%) ADSL

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 2 (4.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) IaaS
2 3 (6.67%) PaaS
2 3 (6.67%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 2 (4.44%) Serverless
4 1 (2.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) VoIP
1 14 (31.11%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (28.89%) WAN
3 12 (26.67%) LAN
4 11 (24.44%) MPLS
4 11 (24.44%) PABX
5 10 (22.22%) MD110
6 9 (20.00%) ADSL
7 4 (8.89%) Skype
8 2 (4.44%) DNS
8 2 (4.44%) DWDM
8 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.44%) SDH
9 1 (2.22%) Broadband
9 1 (2.22%) CTI
9 1 (2.22%) DHCP
9 1 (2.22%) FTP
9 1 (2.22%) Internet
9 1 (2.22%) PBX
9 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Redis
2 2 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (4.44%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (4.44%) Data Lake
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.33%) Network Technician
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Voice Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Auditor
5 2 (4.44%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.44%) IT Auditor
5 2 (4.44%) Mitel Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Mitel Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
2 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) .NET Core
3 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) Angular 2
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.44%) COM
3 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.44%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) Gearman
4 1 (2.22%) LAMP
4 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
4 1 (2.22%) RESTful
4 1 (2.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.67%) CCTV
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) AS400
3 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.44%) Fintech
3 2 (4.44%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.22%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) Handset
4 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Project Management
2 10 (22.22%) BCP
2 10 (22.22%) DNA
2 10 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.67%) BPMN
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL
5 3 (6.67%) Microservices
5 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.67%) SOA
5 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.44%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.44%) Coaching
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Line Management
6 2 (4.44%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C#
2 2 (4.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) CCNA
1 10 (22.22%) CCNP
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.44%) IIBA
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) GDPR
1 3 (6.67%) MiFID
2 1 (2.22%) COREP
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 2 (4.44%) OpenView
3 1 (2.22%) Nagios
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Red Box
2 13 (28.89%) Cisco
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Meraki
3 12 (26.67%) Mitel
4 11 (24.44%) Aastra
4 11 (24.44%) Ericsson
4 11 (24.44%) Polycom
5 10 (22.22%) Juniper
5 10 (22.22%) VMware
6 9 (20.00%) Tandberg
7 3 (6.67%) Avaya
7 3 (6.67%) Canon
7 3 (6.67%) Speakerbus
7 3 (6.67%) Verint
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix
8 2 (4.44%) Progress
8 2 (4.44%) Yahoo!
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) HP