The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 30 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 47 56
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9  
Contract jobs citing BT 2 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.31% 2.60% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 5.94% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 2
Median daily rate - £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £256 £363 £353
% change year-on-year -29.31% +2.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £44.00 £17.42
% change year-on-year -26.70% +152.58%  

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 Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 260 286 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 40.19% 43.66% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 184 162
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 11
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.10% +15.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.95 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £46.03 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

BT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BT in Wiltshire

BT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BT in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for BT.

1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Ciena
3 2 (33.33%) DWDM
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (33.33%) Domain Models
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) CTI
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Softphone
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) VPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) DWDM
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) CTI
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Softphone
4 1 (16.67%) VPLS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Domain Models
2 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Brocade
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Ciena
3 1 (16.67%) GENBAND