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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
UK
Rank 585 599 607
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8  
Contract jobs citing BBC 14 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.055% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.098% 0.18% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 2
Median daily rate £413 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £342 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £310 -
% change year-on-year +37.09% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BBC is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14330 16380 15830
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.04% 31.01% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9234 10679 9585
Median daily rate £443 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 554 655
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

BBC
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing BBC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BBC in the UK

BBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BBC in the UK

BBC
Top 10 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 14 £413 +10.00% 25
South East +22 7 £463 - 4
London -2 6 £375 - 7
Oxfordshire - 4 £600 -
West Sussex - 2 £400 -
Crawley - 2 £400 -
Hook +10 1 £325 -
Hampshire +6 1 £325 - 1
Manchester - 1 £425 - 3
North West - 1 £425 - 3

BBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) XML
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (22.22%) Node.js
4 6 (22.22%) REST
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) RESTful
5 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 4 (14.81%) New Media
5 4 (14.81%) User Experience
5 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 4 (14.81%) Publishing
5 4 (14.81%) CMS
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) Multimedia
5 4 (14.81%) Content Management
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) JSON
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) Maven
6 3 (11.11%) Subversion

BBC
Top Related 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 4 (14.81%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) GitHub
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) MPLS
3 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MarkLogic
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Android Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.41%) Hudson
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.81%) Multimedia
1 4 (14.81%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Digital Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Android Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Product Manager
4 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) Node.js
3 6 (22.22%) REST
3 6 (22.22%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) JSON
4 4 (14.81%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) iOS SDK
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) GStreamer
6 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.70%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) New Media
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) NHS
3 2 (7.41%) Streaming Video
3 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Digital TV
4 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) BDD
2 4 (14.81%) Content Management
2 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
2 4 (14.81%) SOA
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
3 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Android Development
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Clojure
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCDP
1 2 (7.41%) CCIE
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Reuters
2 2 (7.41%) BT
2 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) F5
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Rackspace
2 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
2 2 (7.41%) Virgin Media
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Apigee
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) PayPal
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
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