The table below looks at the prevalence of the term BBC in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BBC over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Rank 151 188 -
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -
Contract jobs citing BBC 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.040% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.080% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £258 £325
% change year-on-year
+50.48% -20.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BBC
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1257 1951 2283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.07% 38.76% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1522 1651
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

BBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BBC across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

BBC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BBC
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BBC across the City of London region.

BBC Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BBC
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BBC across the City of London region.

BBC Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BBC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BBC.

1 2 (50.00%) iDTV
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Isilon
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) UX Design
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
2 1 (25.00%) DRM
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

BBC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BBC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BBC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Broadcast Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iDTV
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) DRM
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) UX Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Isilon