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 June 2016 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Rank 606 630 604
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Contract jobs citing BBC 34 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.018% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.056% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 11
Median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.41% +3.57%
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
17935 17894 17618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.36% 31.90% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11603 11087 10853
Median daily rate £425 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 699 712
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.61 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.56% -9.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%

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 June 2016.

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 14 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 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 34 £450 +16.12% 15
London +19 27 £475 +26.66% 9
Ealing - 7 - -
South East +6 3 £450 -
Yorkshire +1 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire +1 3 - - 1
Leeds -2 3 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
City of London +38 1 £550 +46.66% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £258 -
South West - 1 £258 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
Swindon - 1 £258 -

BBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 21 (32.31%) ITIL
2 20 (30.77%) BT
3 19 (29.23%) Arqiva
4 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (24.62%) Ericsson
6 14 (21.54%) Virgin Media
7 13 (20.00%) IPTV
7 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 13 (20.00%) Service Management
8 12 (18.46%) Linux
9 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 10 (15.38%) Video on Demand
9 10 (15.38%) Presales
10 9 (13.85%) Windows
10 9 (13.85%) Project Management
10 9 (13.85%) Change Management
10 9 (13.85%) Scrum
11 8 (12.31%) Asset Management
11 8 (12.31%) Sony
11 8 (12.31%) Finance
11 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
11 8 (12.31%) DVB
11 8 (12.31%) Network Security
11 8 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (12.31%) StorNext
12 7 (10.77%) Over-the-Top Content
12 7 (10.77%) Change Control
12 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
12 7 (10.77%) Problem Management
12 7 (10.77%) Kanban

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 (4.62%) OpenStack
1 3 (4.62%) Smallworld
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.54%) JBoss
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) AutoCAD
2 4 (6.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (3.08%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (3.08%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) DVB
1 8 (12.31%) Network Security
2 5 (7.69%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) SAN
3 4 (6.15%) NAS
3 4 (6.15%) SNMP
3 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.08%) BGP
4 2 (3.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.08%) Internet
4 2 (3.08%) Junos
4 2 (3.08%) LAN
4 2 (3.08%) MPLS
4 2 (3.08%) Multicast
4 2 (3.08%) OSPF
4 2 (3.08%) WAN
5 1 (1.54%) 3G
5 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) DB2
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.31%) Finance
3 5 (7.69%) Publishing
4 3 (4.62%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Broadcast Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Architect
3 7 (10.77%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Release Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Broadcast Project Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Data Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Developer
6 3 (4.62%) IPTV Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.08%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) XML
2 2 (3.08%) GStreamer
2 2 (3.08%) HTML
2 2 (3.08%) Middleware
2 2 (3.08%) Node.js
2 2 (3.08%) PlayReady
2 2 (3.08%) Qt
2 2 (3.08%) WebKit
3 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.54%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.54%) React
3 1 (1.54%) REST
3 1 (1.54%) RESTful
3 1 (1.54%) RSS
3 1 (1.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) IPTV
2 10 (15.38%) Video on Demand
3 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.77%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.69%) STB
6 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.62%) New Media
7 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
7 3 (4.62%) Public Cloud
8 2 (3.08%) Interactive TV
8 2 (3.08%) RIA
8 2 (3.08%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.54%) Blog
9 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 9 (13.85%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Unix
4 4 (6.15%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Vista
4 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Android
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) ITIL
2 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.00%) Service Management
4 10 (15.38%) Presales
4 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 9 (13.85%) Change Management
5 9 (13.85%) Project Management
5 9 (13.85%) Scrum
6 8 (12.31%) Asset Management
6 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (10.77%) Change Control
7 7 (10.77%) Kanban
7 7 (10.77%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (9.23%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (9.23%) Release Management
9 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.08%) Perl
2 2 (3.08%) Ruby
3 1 (1.54%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) PMI Certification
1 6 (9.23%) PMP
2 4 (6.15%) JNCIP
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) CCNP
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.08%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) StorNext
2 6 (9.23%) KVM
2 6 (9.23%) Xsan
3 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.08%) NFS
5 2 (3.08%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Nagios
2 2 (3.08%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) BT
2 19 (29.23%) Arqiva
3 16 (24.62%) Ericsson
4 14 (21.54%) Virgin Media
5 8 (12.31%) Sony
6 7 (10.77%) Adobe
7 6 (9.23%) Apple
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle
8 5 (7.69%) EMC
8 5 (7.69%) Juniper
9 4 (6.15%) Autodesk
9 4 (6.15%) Brocade
9 4 (6.15%) NetApp
9 4 (6.15%) Rally
9 4 (6.15%) VMware
10 3 (4.62%) HP
10 3 (4.62%) Isilon
11 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg
11 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.08%) StorageTek