Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 679 481 743
Rank change year-on-year -198 +262 +83
Contract jobs citing BYOD 69 15 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.056% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 12 28
10th Percentile £188 £269 £302
25th Percentile £275 £386 £444
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £475 £569
Median % change year-on-year -15.79% -16.48% +13.75%
75th Percentile £530 £509 £631
90th Percentile £663 £538 £658
UK median daily rate £400 £475 £575
% change year-on-year -15.79% -17.39% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.86 - -
UK median hourly rate £15.86 - -

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 20,654 8,658 22,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.65% 32.27% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,603 5,968 14,863
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
25th Percentile £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £638 £619 £588
90th Percentile £729 £725 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 622 262 773
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.39
25th Percentile £15.04 £16.50 £14.28
Median hourly rate £24.08 £30.43 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -20.85% +48.41% +1.23%
75th Percentile £48.75 £46.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £63.75 £61.25 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.88 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.00% +31.13% +2.50%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -180 31 £405 -14.74% 5
Midlands -69 15 £300 -36.84%
West Midlands -59 9 £130 -72.63%
North of England - 8 £451 - 5
East Midlands - 6 £300 -
South East - 5 £500 -
South West - 5 £375 -
North West - 4 £451 - 4
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
East of England - 2 £258 - 1
North East - 1 - -
BYOD
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 42 (60.87%) Windows
2 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 26 (37.68%) Microsoft 365
4 25 (36.23%) Windows 10
5 20 (28.99%) VPN
6 19 (27.54%) ServiceNow
6 19 (27.54%) Windows 7
7 18 (26.09%) SLA
7 18 (26.09%) Social Skills
8 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
8 17 (24.64%) XMPP
9 16 (23.19%) Finance
10 15 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
11 13 (18.84%) SCCM
11 13 (18.84%) VMware
11 13 (18.84%) Virtual Desktop
12 12 (17.39%) Migration
12 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
12 12 (17.39%) LAN
12 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
13 11 (15.94%) Mobile App
13 11 (15.94%) Android
14 10 (14.49%) Apple iOS
14 10 (14.49%) VoIP
14 10 (14.49%) Cisco
14 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
14 10 (14.49%) Apple
14 10 (14.49%) Firewall
14 10 (14.49%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (13.04%) WAN

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 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.45%) CICS
2 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (13.04%) Azure
2 9 (13.04%) OneDrive
3 3 (4.35%) AWS
3 3 (4.35%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.90%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Logic Apps
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Storage
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 1 (1.45%) Google Workspace
5 1 (1.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) VPN
2 12 (17.39%) LAN
3 10 (14.49%) Firewall
3 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.49%) VoIP
3 10 (14.49%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (13.04%) WAN
5 7 (10.14%) Ethernet
6 5 (7.25%) Wireless
7 3 (4.35%) Broadband
7 3 (4.35%) Internet
7 3 (4.35%) Intranet
7 3 (4.35%) MPLS
7 3 (4.35%) SDH
7 3 (4.35%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.35%) VoLTE
7 3 (4.35%) VoWiFi
8 2 (2.90%) 4G
8 2 (2.90%) 5G
9 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Power BI
2 2 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.90%) Data Lake
2 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) DataStage
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
1 1 (1.45%) MSI
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (26.09%) Social Skills
2 16 (23.19%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.45%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Military
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Desktop Support
4 6 (8.70%) Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Architect
5 5 (7.25%) IT Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) IT Support
7 3 (4.35%) Microsoft 365 Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Microsoft 365 Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) XMPP
2 1 (1.45%) Kafka
2 1 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.80%) iPhone
3 4 (5.80%) Smartphone
3 4 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.45%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.45%) Handset
4 1 (1.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.87%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) Windows 10
3 19 (27.54%) Windows 7
4 11 (15.94%) Android
5 10 (14.49%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.90%) Linux
8 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.45%) AIX
9 1 (1.45%) Solaris
9 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.45%) Unix
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
2 12 (17.39%) Migration
3 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.59%) Password Management
4 6 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (7.25%) Break/Fix
5 5 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (5.80%) Process Improvement
6 4 (5.80%) Security Testing
6 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.80%) Time Management
7 3 (4.35%) Application Packaging
7 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.35%) Change Management
7 3 (4.35%) ITIL
7 3 (4.35%) Network Management
7 3 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.35%) Security Architecture
7 3 (4.35%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.80%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) C
4 2 (2.90%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.45%) COBOL
5 1 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
5 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) CCNP
1 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
3 1 (1.45%) MCSE
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) GDPR
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) NIST
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) PMO
2 1 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.84%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.90%) Docker
5 1 (1.45%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.45%) Firmware
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) SCCM
2 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 2 (2.90%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.45%) Nessus
4 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.45%) Puppet
4 1 (1.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.54%) ServiceNow
3 13 (18.84%) VMware
4 10 (14.49%) Apple
4 10 (14.49%) Cisco
5 7 (10.14%) Xerox
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix
7 4 (5.80%) Aerohive Networks
7 4 (5.80%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (5.80%) Ruckus Wireless
7 4 (5.80%) Wyse
8 3 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (4.35%) Brocade
8 3 (4.35%) Dell
9 2 (2.90%) CA
9 2 (2.90%) Computacenter
9 2 (2.90%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.90%) Qualys
10 1 (1.45%) Aruba
10 1 (1.45%) Lumension