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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Rank 597 621 615
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing BBC 44 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.078% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 11
Median daily rate £438 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £415 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 - £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
18179 17981 17787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.61% 31.70% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11843 10901 10847
Median daily rate £425 £420 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 705 768
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.97 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

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 2 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 15 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 2 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 +31 44 £438 -7.89% 27
London +4 38 £438 -7.89% 17
Ealing - 6 - -
Leeds - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
City of London +36 2 £550 +37.50% 2
South East -17 1 £450 - 2
South West - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £290 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £290 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
Somerset - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £290 -

BBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (50.00%) iDTV
2 32 (38.10%) Arqiva
3 27 (32.14%) BT
4 26 (30.95%) ITIL
5 22 (26.19%) Virgin Media
6 21 (25.00%) Ericsson
6 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (20.24%) Video on Demand
8 16 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 16 (19.05%) Service Management
9 15 (17.86%) IPTV
10 14 (16.67%) Project Management
10 14 (16.67%) Linux
10 14 (16.67%) Presales
11 13 (15.48%) Asset Management
12 12 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (11.90%) Network Security
13 10 (11.90%) DVB
13 10 (11.90%) Change Management
13 10 (11.90%) Scrum
13 10 (11.90%) Over-the-Top Content
14 9 (10.71%) Finance
14 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
14 9 (10.71%) Windows
14 9 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (9.52%) StorNext
15 8 (9.52%) JIRA
15 8 (9.52%) PRINCE2
15 8 (9.52%) Sony

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 5 (5.95%) OpenStack
1 5 (5.95%) Smallworld
2 3 (3.57%) CMS
2 3 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) AutoCAD
2 4 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.57%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (2.38%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.19%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.19%) GitHub
3 1 (1.19%) IaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Route 53
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) DVB
1 10 (11.90%) Network Security
2 6 (7.14%) SAN
2 6 (7.14%) WAN
3 5 (5.95%) Firewall
3 5 (5.95%) NAS
3 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.76%) SNMP
5 3 (3.57%) 3G
5 3 (3.57%) Junos
5 3 (3.57%) LAN
6 2 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (1.19%) VPN
7 1 (1.19%) Wideband
7 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) MySQL
2 5 (5.95%) DB2
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.19%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) JIRA
2 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
4 1 (1.19%) YouTrack
General
1 16 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 8 (9.52%) Publishing
4 4 (4.76%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.67%) Broadcast Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) Architect
2 13 (15.48%) Project Manager
3 8 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Broadcast Project Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Data Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Data Centre Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Developer
6 5 (5.95%) IPTV Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Release Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Virtualisation Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Administrator
7 3 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Consultant
7 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) XML
2 4 (4.76%) HTML
3 2 (2.38%) CSS
3 2 (2.38%) GStreamer
3 2 (2.38%) JSON
3 2 (2.38%) PlayReady
3 2 (2.38%) Qt
3 2 (2.38%) REST
3 2 (2.38%) RESTful
3 2 (2.38%) WebKit
4 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.19%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.19%) CSS3
4 1 (1.19%) Ember.js
4 1 (1.19%) HTML5
4 1 (1.19%) jQuery
4 1 (1.19%) React
4 1 (1.19%) RequireJS
4 1 (1.19%) XHTML
4 1 (1.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 42 (50.00%) iDTV
2 17 (20.24%) Video on Demand
3 15 (17.86%) IPTV
4 10 (11.90%) Over-the-Top Content
5 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
6 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (7.14%) STB
8 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (5.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (5.95%) Private Cloud
8 5 (5.95%) Public Cloud
9 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
10 3 (3.57%) New Media
11 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
11 2 (2.38%) Interactive TV
11 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
11 2 (2.38%) RIA
11 2 (2.38%) User Experience
12 1 (1.19%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Linux
2 9 (10.71%) Windows
3 7 (8.33%) Unix
4 4 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 4 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.19%) Debian
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) ITIL
2 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.05%) Service Management
4 14 (16.67%) Presales
4 14 (16.67%) Project Management
5 13 (15.48%) Asset Management
6 10 (11.90%) Change Management
6 10 (11.90%) Scrum
7 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.33%) Change Control
9 7 (8.33%) Kanban
9 7 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 7 (8.33%) Release Management
10 6 (7.14%) CRM
10 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.14%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.38%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) Perl
3 2 (2.38%) PHP
3 2 (2.38%) Ruby
3 2 (2.38%) SQL
4 1 (1.19%) C
4 1 (1.19%) Go
4 1 (1.19%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) JNCIP
3 3 (3.57%) CCNP
3 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.57%) PMP
4 2 (2.38%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
5 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) SLA
2 5 (5.95%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) StorNext
2 6 (7.14%) KVM
2 6 (7.14%) Xsan
3 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.38%) NFS
4 2 (2.38%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Nagios
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.19%) Ansible
3 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Arqiva
2 27 (32.14%) BT
3 22 (26.19%) Virgin Media
4 21 (25.00%) Ericsson
5 8 (9.52%) Sony
6 7 (8.33%) Adobe
6 7 (8.33%) EMC
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle
7 6 (7.14%) Apple
8 5 (5.95%) HP
8 5 (5.95%) Juniper
8 5 (5.95%) NetApp
8 5 (5.95%) Rally
8 5 (5.95%) VMware
9 4 (4.76%) Autodesk
9 4 (4.76%) Brocade
10 3 (3.57%) Isilon
10 3 (3.57%) Remedy
11 2 (2.38%) BMC
11 2 (2.38%) F5