Period
to 22 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term BBC in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BBC over the 6 months to 22 February 2019 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.

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 864 873 836
Rank change year-on-year +9 -37 +5
Contract jobs citing BBC 15 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.035% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 19
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% +8.20%
10th Percentile £356 £203 £295
90th Percentile £469 £564 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £501
% change year-on-year +10.00% -25.07% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BBC 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,455 33,926 31,630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.78% 33.39% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,379 22,658 20,588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.06% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,027 1,019 1,129
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £21.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.81% +10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.59 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.84 £48.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.23 £18.38
% change year-on-year -1.14% +10.10% -8.13%

BBC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BBC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BBC in the UK

BBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BBC in the UK

BBC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BBC over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BBC in the UK

BBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BBC 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 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
England +18 15 £413 -2.94% 47
London +33 8 £400 -11.11% 19
UK excluding London +2 7 £413 +10.00% 31
South East - 7 £413 - 8

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BBC 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 with a requirement for BBC.

1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Virgin Media
2 6 (40.00%) F5
2 6 (40.00%) Rackspace
2 6 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (40.00%) VLAN
2 6 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Network Design
2 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (40.00%) CCIE
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
2 6 (40.00%) CCDP
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (40.00%) MPLS
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) VoIP
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps

BBC
Co-occurring 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) CloudFront
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) MPLS
2 6 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (40.00%) VLAN
2 6 (40.00%) VoIP
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) GoCD
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Mockito
1 2 (13.33%) Moq
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) git-flow
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Developer in Test
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
1 2 (13.33%) RESTful
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Handlebars
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Laravel
2 1 (6.67%) Modernizr
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (13.33%) New Media
4 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.67%) Digital TV
4 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
4 1 (6.67%) Media Streaming
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (40.00%) Network Design
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) SDET
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) SOLID
4 1 (6.67%) API Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Artefact Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Sprint Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCDP
1 6 (40.00%) CCIE
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) CCNP
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (40.00%) F5
2 6 (40.00%) Rackspace
2 6 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (40.00%) Virgin Media
3 2 (13.33%) BT
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper