Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 762 758 775
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -29
Contract jobs citing BYOD 102 91 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.095% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 64 55
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £141 £208 £159
90th Percentile £621 £676 £590
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £384
% change year-on-year - +10.75% +12.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
England median hourly rate £68.35 £13.35 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +411.95% -46.84% +32.18%
10th Percentile £25.91 £11.05 £20.88
90th Percentile £110.50 £18.70 £140.23
UK median hourly rate £68.35 £13.35 £25.12
% change year-on-year +411.95% -46.84% +32.18%

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 32198 31565 34182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.89% 32.95% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 21671 20738 22134
England median daily rate £450 £429 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.97% +0.86% +6.18%
10th Percentile £270 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 899 1119 1344
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +2.99% +10.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £45.75
UK median hourly rate £21.74 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.56% +11.43%

BYOD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for BYOD in England

BYOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BYOD in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BYOD in England

BYOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BYOD in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BYOD in England

BYOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BYOD in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BYOD in England

BYOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BYOD in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 14 December 2017. 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 +16 70 £425 -10.53% 2
North of England +43 17 £145 -63.75%
South East -8 13 £400 - 1
Yorkshire +28 9 £500 -28.57%
North West +6 8 £135 -61.43%
East of England -18 2 £510 -7.27%
BYOD
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BYOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BYOD.

1 61 (59.80%) Windows
2 45 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 38 (37.25%) Citrix
4 35 (34.31%) Android
5 33 (32.35%) Windows 7
5 33 (32.35%) Cisco
6 31 (30.39%) Active Directory
7 28 (27.45%) Blackberry
8 27 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
9 25 (24.51%) VPN
9 25 (24.51%) Office 365
9 25 (24.51%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (21.57%) Banking
11 21 (20.59%) SCCM
11 21 (20.59%) Windows 10
12 20 (19.61%) IBM Notes
12 20 (19.61%) Lotus
13 19 (18.63%) VMware
13 19 (18.63%) Mac OS
14 18 (17.65%) Security Cleared
14 18 (17.65%) Law
14 18 (17.65%) Reuters
14 18 (17.65%) Bloomberg
15 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (14.71%) Legal
16 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
17 14 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (13.73%) SC Cleared
17 14 (13.73%) LAN

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 20 (19.61%) IBM Notes
2 13 (12.75%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.88%) nginx
5 4 (3.92%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.96%) CMS
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Eikon
2 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.51%) Office 365
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (7.84%) G Suite
5 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.96%) PaaS
6 2 (1.96%) SaaS
7 1 (0.98%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.98%) Slack
7 1 (0.98%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.51%) Cisco IOS
1 25 (24.51%) VPN
2 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 14 (13.73%) LAN
3 14 (13.73%) WAN
4 12 (11.76%) DNS
4 12 (11.76%) Firewall
5 6 (5.88%) SSL
6 5 (4.90%) DHCP
6 5 (4.90%) Internet
6 5 (4.90%) Wireless
7 4 (3.92%) VLAN
8 3 (2.94%) SAN
8 3 (2.94%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.96%) 4G
9 2 (1.96%) Intranet
9 2 (1.96%) Skype
9 2 (1.96%) VoIP
10 1 (0.98%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 6 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Burp Suite
2 6 (5.88%) Artifactory
2 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (21.57%) Banking
2 18 (17.65%) Law
3 15 (14.71%) Legal
4 13 (12.75%) Finance
5 11 (10.78%) Retail Banking
6 7 (6.86%) Telecoms
7 5 (4.90%) Electronics
7 5 (4.90%) Manufacturing
7 5 (4.90%) Marketing
8 4 (3.92%) Retail
9 2 (1.96%) Front Office
9 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.98%) Local Government
10 1 (0.98%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (26.47%) Architect
2 21 (20.59%) Desktop Support
3 15 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (14.71%) Analyst
4 13 (12.75%) Service Desk Support
5 11 (10.78%) IT Support
6 10 (9.80%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 10 (9.80%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 10 (9.80%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 9 (8.82%) Deskside Support
7 9 (8.82%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Service Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Architect
9 7 (6.86%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.88%) Security Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) IT Analyst
12 4 (3.92%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.75%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (4.90%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.98%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.45%) Blackberry
2 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.94%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.96%) CESG
5 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.96%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.98%) iPhone
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.98%) RIA
6 1 (0.98%) Social Network
6 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (59.80%) Windows
2 35 (34.31%) Android
3 33 (32.35%) Windows 7
4 21 (20.59%) Windows 10
5 19 (18.63%) Mac OS
6 13 (12.75%) Linux
7 10 (9.80%) Unix
7 10 (9.80%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.88%) Apple iOS
9 5 (4.90%) Windows Phone
10 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.75%) Coaching
2 12 (11.76%) Migration
3 11 (10.78%) TOGAF
4 10 (9.80%) Document Management
5 9 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.82%) Protective Monitoring
6 8 (7.84%) Information Assurance
7 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.86%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (6.86%) High Availability
7 7 (6.86%) ITIL
7 7 (6.86%) Malware Analysis
7 7 (6.86%) OWASP
7 7 (6.86%) Risk Management
7 7 (6.86%) Secure Coding
7 7 (6.86%) Security Testing
7 7 (6.86%) SIEM
7 7 (6.86%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.75%) Python
2 7 (6.86%) Java
3 6 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 6 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (13.73%) SC Cleared
4 13 (12.75%) MCSE
5 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 9 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (6.86%) CCSP
7 7 (6.86%) CREST Certified
8 6 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.92%) MCITP
11 3 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (2.94%) CISM
11 3 (2.94%) CISSP
11 3 (2.94%) MCSA
12 2 (1.96%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.98%) CCIE
13 1 (0.98%) CCNA
13 1 (0.98%) CCNP
13 1 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) RMADS
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (30.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.98%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (20.59%) SCCM
2 13 (12.75%) logstash
3 9 (8.82%) AirWatch
4 7 (6.86%) Nessus
5 6 (5.88%) Kibana
5 6 (5.88%) Puppet
6 4 (3.92%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.94%) SmoothWall
8 2 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.98%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.98%) Cacti
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.98%) OpenView
9 1 (0.98%) QRadar
9 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.98%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 45 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 38 (37.25%) Citrix
3 33 (32.35%) Cisco
4 20 (19.61%) Lotus
5 19 (18.63%) VMware
6 18 (17.65%) Bloomberg
6 18 (17.65%) Reuters
7 8 (7.84%) Apple
7 8 (7.84%) AppSense
7 8 (7.84%) Google
8 7 (6.86%) AlienVault
8 7 (6.86%) Qualys
8 7 (6.86%) Splunk
9 5 (4.90%) SAP
9 5 (4.90%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.90%) Sophos
10 4 (3.92%) HP
10 4 (3.92%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (3.92%) Veeam
11 3 (2.94%) SonicWALL