Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 200 195
Rank change year-on-year +29 -5 -13
Contract jobs citing BT 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.024% 0.13% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Scotland median daily rate £123 - £438
10th Percentile £121 - £431
90th Percentile £124 - £444
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £339
% change year-on-year -6.25% +18.08% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Scotland median hourly rate - £45.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +264.37% -
UK median hourly rate £29.85 £30.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.52% +114.29% -38.30%

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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1705 2489 2302
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.28% 45.11% 36.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1299 1130
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £210 £226 £200
90th Percentile £525 £489 £485
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 76 84
Scotland median hourly rate £28.75 £36.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.77% +129.69% -11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.15 £9.56
90th Percentile £47.01 £45.25 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

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

BT
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Glasgow +1 1 £123 -
BT
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BT.

1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media