Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 145 133
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 -14
Contract jobs citing BT 3 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.11% 0.027% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.065% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median daily rate - - £290
North West median daily rate £350 £600 £235
% change year-on-year -41.67% +155.32% -47.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1216 1527 1417
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 43.43% 41.52% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 830 718
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £213 £216 £200
90th Percentile £588 £538 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 45 61
Manchester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.60 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.38% - -12.29%
10th Percentile £10.43 £9.31 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.00 £40.90 £26.25
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% -2.78%

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 23 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BT.

1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIE

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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architect
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper