The table below looks at the prevalence of the term BBC in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BBC over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
UK
Rank 593 590 605
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing BBC 15 38 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.073% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.24% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 2
Median daily rate £413 £360 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £314 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £486 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 -
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14130 16091 15778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.12% 30.94% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9097 10427 9723
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 578 644
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £18.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

BBC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing BBC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

BBC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BBC
Daily Rate Trend

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

BBC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BBC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BBC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

BBC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BBC
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BBC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BBC
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BBC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 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
England +11 15 £413 +10.00% 25
London +1 9 £381 +5.90% 15
South East +22 5 £463 -15.90% 3
Oxfordshire +4 3 £556 +1.13%
Crawley - 2 £400 -
West Sussex - 2 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £425 - 2
North West - 1 £425 - 2

BBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BBC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BBC.

1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
3 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) Node.js
4 6 (21.43%) REST
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
5 5 (17.86%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 4 (14.29%) RESTful
6 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (14.29%) HTML5
6 4 (14.29%) User Experience
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 3 (10.71%) Virgin Media
7 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
7 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
7 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (10.71%) Rackspace
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) MongoDB

BBC
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (10.71%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) MPLS
1 3 (10.71%) VLAN
1 3 (10.71%) VoIP
1 3 (10.71%) VPN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MarkLogic
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Android Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Grunt
3 2 (7.14%) Hudson
3 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
1 3 (10.71%) Multimedia
1 3 (10.71%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (10.71%) Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Android Developer
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Change Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) Node.js
3 6 (21.43%) REST
4 5 (17.86%) XML
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
5 4 (14.29%) HTML5
5 4 (14.29%) RESTful
6 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.71%) JSON
7 2 (7.14%) .NET
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.14%) Android SDK
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.14%) iOS SDK
7 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
7 2 (7.14%) Spring
8 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.71%) New Media
2 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Debian
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) BDD
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Content Management
4 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 3 (10.71%) Open Source
4 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 2 (7.14%) Android Development
5 2 (7.14%) Line Management
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
5 2 (7.14%) Service Design
5 2 (7.14%) SOLID
5 2 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Clojure
4 1 (3.57%) Groovy
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CCDP
1 3 (10.71%) CCIE
1 3 (10.71%) CCNA
1 3 (10.71%) CCNP
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
2 3 (10.71%) Rackspace
2 3 (10.71%) Virgin Media
3 2 (7.14%) BT
3 2 (7.14%) F5
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Reuters
3 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.57%) Apigee
4 1 (3.57%) ForgeRock
4 1 (3.57%) PayPal
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com