Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 875 873 872
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 -14
Contract jobs citing BBC 20 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.016% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.045% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 14
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -10.76% +22.90%
10th Percentile £323 £213 £380
90th Percentile £503 £485 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £379 £501
% change year-on-year +8.91% -24.33% +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 35,460 35,225 35,479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.08% 34.44% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,381 23,306 23,202
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £656 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,082 1,069 1,227
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.21 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.91% +1.05% +5.10%
10th Percentile £12.14 £11.25 £11.66
90th Percentile £50.70 £48.05 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +7.89%

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 20 November 2018.

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 7 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 20 November 2018. 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 +1 20 £413 -2.94% 69
UK excluding London -25 12 £413 +8.91% 48
London 0 8 £450 - 22
South East -13 8 £413 +1.23% 7
East of England - 3 £350 - 4
North of England -25 1 - - 4
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 8 (40.00%) Cisco
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (35.00%) Virgin Media
2 7 (35.00%) Rackspace
2 7 (35.00%) CCIE
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
2 7 (35.00%) CCNA
2 7 (35.00%) CCDP
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Network Design
3 6 (30.00%) VLAN
3 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) MPLS
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) VoIP
3 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 6 (30.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (30.00%) F5
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Linux

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 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) MPLS
2 6 (30.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (30.00%) VLAN
2 6 (30.00%) VoIP
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) Broadband
3 3 (15.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Android Developer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Perl Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Alteryx Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technology Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (15.00%) Video on Demand
5 2 (10.00%) Media Streaming
6 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (5.00%) Digital TV
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (5.00%) IPTV
6 1 (5.00%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (5.00%) Social Media
6 1 (5.00%) STB
6 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) Network Design
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) API Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Artefact Management
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) Go
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Kotlin
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CCDP
1 7 (35.00%) CCIE
1 7 (35.00%) CCNA
1 7 (35.00%) CCNP
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Rackspace
2 7 (35.00%) Virgin Media
3 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) F5
3 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (15.00%) BT
5 2 (10.00%) Tableau
6 1 (5.00%) Alteryx
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) comScore
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat