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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Rank 603 615 600
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing BBC 45 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.022% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.070% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 10
Median daily rate £425 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £415 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 - £363
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
17751 17219 16727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.02% 31.73% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11493 10520 10308
Median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 598 702 734
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.26 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

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 26 May 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 17 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 26 May 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 +24 45 £425 -10.52% 12
London +24 38 £438 -7.89% 7
Ealing - 9 - -
Leeds - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
South East -12 2 £450 -
City of London +40 1 £550 +37.50%
Buckinghamshire +12 1 - -
Milton Keynes -2 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £290 -
Swindon - 1 £258 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £290 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
Wiltshire - 1 £258 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £290 -
South West - 1 £258 - 1

BBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 29 (35.37%) Arqiva
2 27 (32.93%) BT
3 25 (30.49%) ITIL
4 21 (25.61%) Virgin Media
5 20 (24.39%) Ericsson
6 18 (21.95%) Video on Demand
7 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (19.51%) Presales
9 15 (18.29%) IPTV
9 15 (18.29%) Project Management
9 15 (18.29%) Telecoms
9 15 (18.29%) Service Management
10 13 (15.85%) Asset Management
10 13 (15.85%) Finance
11 12 (14.63%) Linux
11 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2
12 11 (13.41%) DVB
13 10 (12.20%) Change Management
13 10 (12.20%) Network Security
14 9 (10.98%) Over-the-Top Content
14 9 (10.98%) Scrum
14 9 (10.98%) Windows
14 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
15 8 (9.76%) Sony
15 8 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (9.76%) StorNext
15 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
16 7 (8.54%) Kanban
16 7 (8.54%) Release Management

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 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
1 4 (4.88%) Smallworld
2 3 (3.66%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Node.js
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) AutoCAD
2 4 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.66%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (2.44%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (2.44%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) IaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) DVB
2 10 (12.20%) Network Security
3 6 (7.32%) WAN
4 5 (6.10%) Firewall
4 5 (6.10%) SAN
4 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.88%) NAS
5 4 (4.88%) SNMP
6 3 (3.66%) Junos
6 3 (3.66%) LAN
7 2 (2.44%) 3G
7 2 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.44%) Internet
8 1 (1.22%) BGP
8 1 (1.22%) MPLS
8 1 (1.22%) Multicast
8 1 (1.22%) OSPF
8 1 (1.22%) Wideband
8 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) DB2
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.22%) Subversion
2 1 (1.22%) YouTrack
General
1 15 (18.29%) Telecoms
2 13 (15.85%) Finance
3 7 (8.54%) Publishing
4 4 (4.88%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Project Manager
2 15 (18.29%) Broadcast Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Architect
3 9 (10.98%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Broadcast Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Agile Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Release Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Data Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Data Centre Architect
6 4 (4.88%) IPTV Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Virtualisation Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Project Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
1 3 (3.66%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) GStreamer
2 2 (2.44%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) PlayReady
2 2 (2.44%) Qt
2 2 (2.44%) WebKit
3 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.22%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.22%) React
3 1 (1.22%) REST
3 1 (1.22%) RESTful
3 1 (1.22%) RSS
3 1 (1.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Video on Demand
2 15 (18.29%) IPTV
3 9 (10.98%) Over-the-Top Content
4 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.32%) STB
6 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (4.88%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.88%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.66%) New Media
8 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.44%) Interactive TV
8 2 (2.44%) RIA
9 1 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.22%) Blog
9 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Unix
4 4 (4.88%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Vista
4 4 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.44%) Solaris
6 1 (1.22%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) ITIL
2 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.51%) Presales
4 15 (18.29%) Project Management
4 15 (18.29%) Service Management
5 13 (15.85%) Asset Management
6 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2
8 10 (12.20%) Change Management
9 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
9 9 (10.98%) Scrum
10 8 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (8.54%) Change Control
11 7 (8.54%) Kanban
11 7 (8.54%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (8.54%) Problem Management
11 7 (8.54%) Release Management
12 6 (7.32%) DRM
13 5 (6.10%) CRM
13 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.44%) Perl
2 2 (2.44%) Ruby
3 1 (1.22%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
1 6 (7.32%) PMI Certification
1 6 (7.32%) PMP
2 5 (6.10%) JNCIP
3 3 (3.66%) CCNP
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.44%) JNCIS
4 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) StorNext
2 6 (7.32%) KVM
2 6 (7.32%) Xsan
3 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.44%) NFS
4 2 (2.44%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Nagios
2 2 (2.44%) Ansible
2 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) Arqiva
2 27 (32.93%) BT
3 21 (25.61%) Virgin Media
4 20 (24.39%) Ericsson
5 8 (9.76%) Sony
6 7 (8.54%) Adobe
6 7 (8.54%) Oracle
7 6 (7.32%) Apple
7 6 (7.32%) EMC
7 6 (7.32%) Juniper
8 5 (6.10%) NetApp
8 5 (6.10%) Rally
8 5 (6.10%) VMware
9 4 (4.88%) Autodesk
9 4 (4.88%) Brocade
9 4 (4.88%) HP
10 3 (3.66%) Isilon
10 3 (3.66%) Remedy
11 2 (2.44%) Bloomberg
11 2 (2.44%) F5