Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 January 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 148 152
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 -44
Contract jobs citing BT 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.094% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.22% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Manchester median daily rate - £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.75% +33.33%
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £536
% change year-on-year +6.67% -30.07% +78.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Manchester median hourly rate - - £12.35
North West median hourly rate £12.35 - £12.35

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,159 1,393 1,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.08% 43.65% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 819 785
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 22 60
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £11.71 £10.54 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.96 £34.43 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £19.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year -16.17% +10.36% +4.57%

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for BT in Manchester

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in Manchester

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BT.

1 6 (100.00%) Broadband
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIE
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Broadband
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Core Network Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Core Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) IP Architect
2 4 (66.67%) IP Design Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) IP Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) IP Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Product Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Product Engineer
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco