The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 27 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing BT 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.075% 0.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £358 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £363 £373
% change year-on-year -31.03% -2.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £14.84
% change year-on-year +2.27% +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 West Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 494 703 753
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 37.03% 36.31% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 455 451
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 31
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.10 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.83% -12.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.25 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in West Yorkshire

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in West Yorkshire

BT
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Pudsey - 1 £358 -
BT
Yorkshire

BT
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BT.

1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) DWDM
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Computacenter
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) DWDM
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPLS
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Computacenter
1 1 (33.33%) F5