The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term BBC in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BBC over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Rank 537 532 554
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing BBC 16 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.036% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £250 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -18.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £338 £225
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £137.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12736 12422 13335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.80% 26.65% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7776 7663 7811
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 529 543 720
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
BBC
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BBC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BBC Jobs Demand Trend in England

BBC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BBC Daily Rate Trend in England

BBC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BBC across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

BBC Daily Rate Histogram in England

BBC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BBC Hourly Rate Trend in England

BBC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BBC within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 15 £455 +82.00% 19
West Midlands - 1 £275 - 3
East of England - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 4
South West - - - - 1
BBC
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BBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (20.69%) HTML
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) Publishing
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) Google
4 3 (10.34%) Business Development
4 3 (10.34%) Finance
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) CSS3
4 3 (10.34%) CMS
4 3 (10.34%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) BT
4 3 (10.34%) OpenTV
4 3 (10.34%) C
4 3 (10.34%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 3 (10.34%) SOA
4 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
5 2 (6.90%) New Media
5 2 (6.90%) iDTV
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET

BBC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Mocha
1 2 (6.90%) QUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Firebug
2 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Games
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (10.34%) SAP Architect
4 3 (10.34%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Content Editor
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (3.45%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
2 3 (10.34%) CSS3
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) Sass
4 1 (3.45%) LESS
4 1 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) OOCSS
4 1 (3.45%) Modernizr
4 1 (3.45%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
1 2 (6.90%) New Media
1 2 (6.90%) iDTV
1 2 (6.90%) DTV
1 2 (6.90%) Open Source
1 2 (6.90%) Copywriting
2 1 (3.45%) Interactive TV
2 1 (3.45%) IPTV
2 1 (3.45%) Blog
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) MHEG
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
2 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
2 3 (10.34%) TDD
2 3 (10.34%) Business Development
2 3 (10.34%) MVC
2 3 (10.34%) SOA
2 3 (10.34%) Analytics
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.90%) OOP
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Scrum
3 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
3 2 (6.90%) Workflow
3 2 (6.90%) OpenUP
3 2 (6.90%) Content Management
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) Data Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) C
3 3 (10.34%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) OpenIDM
1 1 (3.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Google
1 3 (10.34%) BT
1 3 (10.34%) OpenTV
1 3 (10.34%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Sony
2 2 (6.90%) Zend
3 1 (3.45%) Yahoo!
3 1 (3.45%) Apple
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.45%) ForgeRock