The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term BBC in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BBC over the 3 months to 28 July 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 North West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Rank - 125 141
Contract jobs citing BBC 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.49% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £344 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £338 £225
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
710 607 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.54% 22.54% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 280 298
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 70
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.84 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.62 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
BBC
England

BBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BBC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BBC
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

BBC Daily Rate Trend in the North West

BBC
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BBC within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Manchester - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
BBC
England

BBC
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) OpenTV
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MHEG
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development

BBC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) MHEG
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) OpenTV