Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 864 856
Rank change year-on-year -16 -8 -11
Contract jobs citing BBC 16 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.063% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 29
UK median daily rate £425 £465 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +20.00% -1.90%
10th Percentile £213 £384 £258
90th Percentile £485 £559 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £501 £388
% change year-on-year -24.33% +29.16% -0.64%
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 34732 34740 37265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.70% 33.09% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23048 22773 23696
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 1200 1471
UK median hourly rate £20.63 £20.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +5.13% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

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 24 November 2017.

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 8 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 24 November 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
England -13 16 £425 -8.60% 36
London -17 10 £450 -3.23% 12
UK excluding London +35 6 £379 -24.33% 24
South East +5 3 £408 -18.58% 3
West Midlands - 2 £225 - 15
Midlands - 2 £225 - 16
North of England +56 1 £450 -9.09% 3
North West +29 1 £450 +5.88% 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 3 (18.75%) OpenUP
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (12.50%) Typography
4 2 (12.50%) Video on Demand
4 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Animation
4 2 (12.50%) SMS
4 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (12.50%) Finance

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 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (6.25%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Dropbox
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) iTunes
2 1 (6.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Music Industry
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Report Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) React
4 1 (6.25%) DHTML
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) JSR 170
4 1 (6.25%) OSGi
4 1 (6.25%) RequireJS
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Animation
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
1 2 (12.50%) Video on Demand
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
1 3 (18.75%) OpenUP
1 3 (18.75%) Service Management
1 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Typography
2 2 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Content Management
3 1 (6.25%) Global Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Service Design
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCDP
1 1 (6.25%) CCIE
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) HL7
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Sony
3 1 (6.25%) Arqiva
3 1 (6.25%) BT
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) Virgin Media