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 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 / London
Rank 393 381 375
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6  
Contract jobs citing BT 15 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.079% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 25
Median daily rate £575 £475 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +40.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £345 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £256 £363 £353
% change year-on-year -29.31% +2.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £49.19 £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.79% +53.57%  
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8065 9037 9324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.34% 41.13% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5406 6006 6002
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 130 201
Median hourly rate £22.34 £20.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +5.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.63 £42.50
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 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 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
New Malden - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £575 - 3
Docklands, London - 1 - -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for BT.

1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
3 7 (25.93%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) OSPF
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 6 (22.22%) Network Design
5 5 (18.52%) Nessus
5 5 (18.52%) SSH
5 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
5 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (18.52%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (18.52%) NAS
5 5 (18.52%) vSphere
5 5 (18.52%) IPsec
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) MS Office
5 5 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (18.52%) COM
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) RIP
5 5 (18.52%) SNMP
5 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
5 5 (18.52%) ADSL
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (18.52%) CCNP

BT
Top Related 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
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
1 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) MPLS
2 6 (22.22%) OSPF
3 5 (18.52%) 802.11
3 5 (18.52%) ADSL
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
3 5 (18.52%) ICMP
3 5 (18.52%) IPsec
3 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
3 5 (18.52%) L2TP
3 5 (18.52%) NAS
3 5 (18.52%) RIP
3 5 (18.52%) SNMP
3 5 (18.52%) SSH
4 3 (11.11%) DSLAM
4 3 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
6 1 (3.70%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (11.11%) GitLab
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
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%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
3 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) 802.1X
1 5 (18.52%) COM
2 3 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) BBC
2 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.41%) Equities
2 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) FreeBSD
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Network Design
2 5 (18.52%) Change Control
2 5 (18.52%) Network Management
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCNP
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCDP
2 4 (14.81%) CCIE
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) CLAS
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) APMP
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Postfix
4 1 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nessus
1 5 (18.52%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) FreeIPA
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Openreach
5 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Fidessa
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (3.70%) Mitel
7 1 (3.70%) Nortel
7 1 (3.70%) Omniture
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Radianz
7 1 (3.70%) Red Box
7 1 (3.70%) Sun
7 1 (3.70%) Verint