Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 19 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 157 178
Contract jobs citing BT 0 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.69% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Scotland median daily rate - £255 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.25% -5.88%
UK median daily rate £390 £358 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% -10.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 10
Scotland median hourly rate - £55.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +345.34% -
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £45.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year -58.90% +268.42% -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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,721 1,748 2,232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 36.02% 46.35% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,005 962 1,158
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -3.45% -1.36%
10th Percentile £202 £213 £211
90th Percentile £550 £488 £525
UK median daily rate £437 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.82% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 70 50
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +4.41% +7.80%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.00 £9.48
90th Percentile £38.00 £52.02 £41.58
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for BT in Scotland

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in Scotland

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in Scotland