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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
UK
Rank 578 584 591
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing BBC 14 41 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.082% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.096% 0.25% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 6
Median daily rate £413 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £388 £390
% change year-on-year
+32.25% -0.64%
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
14564 16503 16043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.55% 33.08% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9291 10453 10094
Median daily rate £445 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 691 652
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 16 January 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 4 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 16 January 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 -10 14 £413 -2.94% 15
London -27 13 £400 -5.88% 5
South East +16 1 £513 -6.81% 4
Oxfordshire -5 1 £513 -6.81%

BBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (23.33%) BDD
4 6 (20.00%) Node.js
4 6 (20.00%) REST
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) JSON
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 5 (16.67%) XML
5 5 (16.67%) HTTP
5 5 (16.67%) RESTful
5 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) HTML5
6 4 (13.33%) Unix
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Subversion
7 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
7 3 (10.00%) Change 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 2 (6.67%) SAS
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) IMAP
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) LDAP
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) MRTG
3 1 (3.33%) SMTP
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Redis
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) JUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Maven
5 2 (6.67%) Android Studio
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.67%) Grunt
5 2 (6.67%) Hudson
5 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) NUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.33%) Mockito
6 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.33%) RSpec
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (6.67%) Android Developer
2 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Transition Manager
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (3.33%) Email Marketing Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (3.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) Node.js
2 6 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (16.67%) JSON
3 5 (16.67%) RESTful
3 5 (16.67%) XML
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) .NET
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.67%) Android SDK
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.67%) iOS SDK
6 2 (6.67%) JMS
6 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
6 2 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.00%) NHS
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
3 2 (6.67%) Wiki
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Copywriting
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) New Media
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Debian
3 2 (6.67%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) BDD
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) OOP
5 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Clojure
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
5 1 (3.33%) Korn
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCDP
1 1 (3.33%) CCIE
1 1 (3.33%) CCNA
1 1 (3.33%) CCNP
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Ceph
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
1 1 (3.33%) Dovecot
1 1 (3.33%) iptables
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
1 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (3.33%) Squid
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Cacti
2 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) OpenNebula
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Apigee
2 2 (6.67%) BT
2 2 (6.67%) Facebook
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.33%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) PayPal
3 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Virgin Media
3 1 (3.33%) VMware