Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 870 838 852
Rank change year-on-year -32 +14 +26
Contract jobs citing BBC 18 21 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.021% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.051% 0.062% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 16
UK median daily rate £400 £408 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% -10.93% +14.38%
10th Percentile £275 £228 £327
90th Percentile £484 £518 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £395 £438
% change year-on-year -0.32% -9.71% +20.69%
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 35,060 33,753 36,959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.12% 34.16% 34.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,892 22,064 24,167
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.28%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,077 1,048 1,252
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +1.33% +12.03%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.41
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.83 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.83
% change year-on-year - -3.98% +19.03%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -40 18 £400 -1.84% 69
UK excluding London -13 9 £394 -0.32% 44
London -17 9 £438 -2.78% 28
South East -11 5 £400 +1.27% 6
East of England - 3 £350 - 2
North of England -22 1 - - 4
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 6 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) Rackspace
3 4 (22.22%) Ansible
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (22.22%) CCIE
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 4 (22.22%) CCDP
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (22.22%) Virgin Media
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Broadband
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) WAN

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 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Mimecast
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Broadband
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 3 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (16.67%) VLAN
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Multimedia
3 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Alteryx Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
1 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (11.11%) Handset
3 2 (11.11%) Video on Demand
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) Digital TV
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.56%) IPTV
4 1 (5.56%) Media Streaming
4 1 (5.56%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
4 1 (5.56%) STB
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Android Development
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Line Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) API Testing
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Microservices
5 1 (5.56%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) Go
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCDP
1 4 (22.22%) CCIE
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) PingFederate
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.56%) Kibana
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Rackspace
2 4 (22.22%) Virgin Media
3 3 (16.67%) BT
3 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) F5
3 3 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (11.11%) ForgeRock
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Polycom
4 2 (11.11%) Sonus
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) Tableau
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Alteryx
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) comScore
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat