Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 586 578
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing BT 48 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.073% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 23
London median daily rate £475 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% +4.84% -26.60%
10th Percentile £313 £229 £214
90th Percentile £613 £469 £494
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
London median hourly rate £17.53 £31.60 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.53% +125.68% -
10th Percentile £15.53 £17.07 £13.50
90th Percentile £18.58 £45.72 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.53 £17.75 £12.35
% change year-on-year -1.27% +43.72% -36.16%

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 19079 19373 19491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.50% 42.87% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12973 12890 12917
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 287 391
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +4 8 £475 +46.15% 2
West London -1 3 £232 -42.00% 1
East London -3 3 £400 - 1
BT
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Cisco
2 13 (27.08%) Avaya
3 11 (22.92%) VoIP
4 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) ITIL
5 9 (18.75%) WAN
5 9 (18.75%) LAN
5 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 8 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 8 (16.67%) MPLS
7 7 (14.58%) Migration
7 7 (14.58%) BGP
7 7 (14.58%) Banking
8 6 (12.50%) Investment Banking
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (12.50%) Speakerbus
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (12.50%) Red Box
9 5 (10.42%) VLAN
9 5 (10.42%) OSPF
9 5 (10.42%) SNMP
9 5 (10.42%) Windows
9 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) EIGRP
9 5 (10.42%) Workflow
10 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.33%) CCVP
10 4 (8.33%) Asset Management

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 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (4.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) IaaS
1 2 (4.17%) PaaS
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) VoIP
2 9 (18.75%) LAN
2 9 (18.75%) WAN
3 8 (16.67%) MPLS
4 7 (14.58%) BGP
5 5 (10.42%) EIGRP
5 5 (10.42%) OSPF
5 5 (10.42%) SNMP
5 5 (10.42%) VLAN
6 4 (8.33%) Broadband
6 4 (8.33%) OpenScape
6 4 (8.33%) PABX
6 4 (8.33%) Symposium
6 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall
7 3 (6.25%) PBX
7 3 (6.25%) VPN
8 2 (4.17%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.17%) GIS
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 7 (14.58%) Banking
4 6 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Legal
6 2 (4.17%) Back Office
6 2 (4.17%) Retail
7 1 (2.08%) Law
7 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Avaya Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Voice Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (6.25%) Business Process Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Business Solution Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.17%) QuickFIX
2 2 (4.17%) XMPP
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
3 2 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) BBC
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Migration
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) Workflow
4 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (8.33%) CRM
4 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.17%) BPMN
6 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.17%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (4.17%) ERP
6 2 (4.17%) Network Design
6 2 (4.17%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) SOA
6 2 (4.17%) Time Management
6 2 (4.17%) UML
6 2 (4.17%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.08%) Perl
3 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) CCNA
2 4 (8.33%) CCNP
2 4 (8.33%) CCVP
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CCIE
4 2 (4.17%) HNC
4 2 (4.17%) HND
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.17%) JNCIE
4 2 (4.17%) JNCIP
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.17%) Nagios
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.08%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Avaya
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco
2 6 (12.50%) Red Box
2 6 (12.50%) Speakerbus
3 4 (8.33%) Etrali
3 4 (8.33%) Nortel
4 3 (6.25%) CyberTech
4 3 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) Adobe
5 2 (4.17%) Juniper
5 2 (4.17%) Radianz
5 2 (4.17%) Remedy
5 2 (4.17%) Siemens
6 1 (2.08%) CA
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle
6 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.08%) VMware