The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 28 March 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 94 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing BT 2 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 0.69% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 1.24% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £256 £363 £373
% change year-on-year -29.31% -2.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £44.00 £14.84
% change year-on-year -26.70% +196.49%  

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 Surrey.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 616 726 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 52.16% 55.85% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 448 371
Median daily rate £440 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 67 30
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +173.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.43 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing BT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for BT in Surrey

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in Surrey

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in Surrey

BT
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -2 2 - -
BT
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for BT.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Virgin Media
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) DOCSIS
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) VDSL
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) GPON
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DOCSIS
1 1 (33.33%) GPON
1 1 (33.33%) VDSL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) Virgin Media
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) SAP