Period
to 25 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 584 577 518
Rank change year-on-year -7 -59 +37
Contract jobs citing BT 39 23 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.084% 0.056% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 27
London median daily rate £400 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.89% -15.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £305
90th Percentile £641 £601 £585
England median daily rate £390 £358 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
London median hourly rate £18.70 £31.60 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.81% +125.68% -
10th Percentile £15.88 £17.07 £13.50
90th Percentile £38.14 £45.72 £45.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £12.35
% change year-on-year +10.00% +37.65% -11.79%

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 18,567 17,608 18,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.10% 42.94% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,704 11,769 11,937
London median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £255
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 277 311
London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.88% +7.89% +8.26%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +6.28%

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 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BT in London over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 February 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
South London -36 4 - -
West London - 3 £240 - 2
East London -2 2 £400 - 1
Central London -38 2 £363 -19.44% 3
BT
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 12 (30.77%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) Finance
3 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
3 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.95%) ITIL
5 6 (15.38%) VoIP
5 6 (15.38%) MPLS
5 6 (15.38%) BGP
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (12.82%) Windows
6 5 (12.82%) Workflow
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) Unified Communications
6 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
7 4 (10.26%) VLAN
7 4 (10.26%) SQL
7 4 (10.26%) Unix
7 4 (10.26%) Broadband
7 4 (10.26%) Middleware
7 4 (10.26%) OSPF
7 4 (10.26%) EIGRP
8 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 3 (7.69%) Avaya
8 3 (7.69%) CCNP
8 3 (7.69%) CCNA
8 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
8 3 (7.69%) HP
8 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
8 3 (7.69%) LAN

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 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) IaaS
1 2 (5.13%) PaaS
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) BGP
1 6 (15.38%) MPLS
1 6 (15.38%) VoIP
2 5 (12.82%) Unified Communications
3 4 (10.26%) Broadband
3 4 (10.26%) EIGRP
3 4 (10.26%) OSPF
3 4 (10.26%) VLAN
4 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 3 (7.69%) LAN
4 3 (7.69%) OpenScape
4 3 (7.69%) PBX
4 3 (7.69%) VPN
4 3 (7.69%) WAN
5 2 (5.13%) Firewall
5 2 (5.13%) ISDN
5 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.56%) ADSL
6 1 (2.56%) Wireless
6 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) GIS
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Test Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Business Process Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Business Solution Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) Express
3 1 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) QuickFIX
3 1 (2.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.69%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.56%) Media Streaming
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Unix
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.82%) Workflow
3 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (5.13%) BPMN
5 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (5.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) High Availability
5 2 (5.13%) Network Design
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.13%) SOA
5 2 (5.13%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (5.13%) UML
5 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.13%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) CCNA
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 3 (7.69%) CCVP
4 2 (5.13%) CCIE
4 2 (5.13%) HNC
4 2 (5.13%) HND
4 2 (5.13%) JNCIE
4 2 (5.13%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.56%) Docker
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.13%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (5.13%) Nagios
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.56%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco
2 3 (7.69%) Avaya
2 3 (7.69%) Etrali
2 3 (7.69%) HP
2 3 (7.69%) Red Box
2 3 (7.69%) Speakerbus
3 2 (5.13%) Juniper
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Remedy
4 1 (2.56%) CA
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.56%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.56%) Radianz
4 1 (2.56%) Siemens
4 1 (2.56%) VMware