Period
to 16 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term BYOD in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BYOD over the 6 months to 16 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 593 558 760
Rank change year-on-year -35 +202 +45
Contract jobs citing BYOD 42 27 70
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.070% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 44
10th Percentile £213 £313 £164
25th Percentile £338 £444 £436
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £525 £475
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% +13.10%
75th Percentile £538 £600 £594
90th Percentile £620 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £447 £525 £488
% change year-on-year -14.95% +7.69% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.86 £16.00 -
Median % change year-on-year -0.88% - -
UK median hourly rate £15.86 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year -0.88% - -

BYOD is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14,757 11,478 23,922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 29.96% 29.60% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,894 7,659 15,867
10th Percentile £298 £263 £294
25th Percentile £400 £380 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £495 £480
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% +3.13% +1.05%
75th Percentile £619 £600 £588
90th Percentile £713 £713 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 562 442 781
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.60 £11.85
25th Percentile £16.00 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.05 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +3.95% +17.32% -14.58%
75th Percentile £47.63 £46.00 £44.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £24.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.21% +23.50% -11.11%

BYOD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BYOD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BYOD in England

BYOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BYOD in England.

Daily rate trend for BYOD in England

BYOD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing BYOD in England over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for BYOD in England

BYOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing BYOD in England.

Hourly rate trend for BYOD in England

BYOD
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BYOD within the England region over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -63 20 £450 -14.29% 8
South East -4 6 £505 -3.81% 1
Midlands -9 5 £600 +26.32% 1
South West - 5 £375 - 2
North of England +18 4 £422 -19.71%
West Midlands -10 4 - -
Yorkshire +9 2 £125 -76.19%
East of England +7 2 - -
North West - 2 £432 -
East Midlands - 1 £600 - 1
BYOD
UK

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing BYOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for BYOD.

1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft 365
4 13 (30.95%) Windows
5 12 (28.57%) Azure
6 11 (26.19%) Migration
6 11 (26.19%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (23.81%) Social Skills
8 9 (21.43%) iPhone
8 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
9 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
10 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
10 7 (16.67%) iPad
10 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (14.29%) Cisco
11 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 6 (14.29%) ServiceNow
11 6 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (11.90%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (11.90%) Power Platform
12 5 (11.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 5 (11.90%) Data Lake
12 5 (11.90%) Power BI
12 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (11.90%) Azure SQL Database

BYOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (28.57%) Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (11.90%) Power Platform
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Functions
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Logic Apps
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Machine Learning
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Storage
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 4 (9.52%) OneDrive
4 4 (9.52%) Serverless
5 2 (4.76%) AWS
5 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) Intranet
2 4 (9.52%) VoIP
2 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.14%) Broadband
3 3 (7.14%) LAN
3 3 (7.14%) MPLS
3 3 (7.14%) SDH
3 3 (7.14%) VoLTE
3 3 (7.14%) VoWiFi
4 2 (4.76%) 4G
4 2 (4.76%) 5G
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) 3G
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (11.90%) Data Lake
1 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (11.90%) Power BI
2 4 (9.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Social Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.38%) International Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.14%) Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft 365 Architect
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) XMPP
2 1 (2.38%) Kafka
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) iPhone
2 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 7 (16.67%) iPad
4 3 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.76%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (2.38%) Cybercrime
6 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (9.52%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Migration
1 11 (26.19%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Data Architecture
4 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.90%) ETL
4 5 (11.90%) Password Management
5 4 (9.52%) Analytics
5 4 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
5 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps
5 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.52%) Machine Learning
5 4 (9.52%) Open Source
5 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) MCSA
1 3 (7.14%) MCSE
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.76%) GDPR
3 2 (4.76%) NIST
3 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.38%) NCSC
4 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.52%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Terraform
3 3 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco
2 6 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 5 (11.90%) Apple
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix
4 4 (9.52%) Databricks
5 2 (4.76%) Altiris
5 2 (4.76%) Ivanti
5 2 (4.76%) Wyse
6 1 (2.38%) Aruba
6 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.38%) Lotus
6 1 (2.38%) Okta
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Xerox