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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 620 631
Rank change year-on-year +20 +11  
Contract jobs citing BBC 10 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.063% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.064% 0.19% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Median daily rate £395 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.22% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £354 £363
% change year-on-year +11.66% -2.41%  
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 15648 17974 17487
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.21% 33.29% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10156 11793 11016
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 595 619
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +21.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.26 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

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 27 June 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 6 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 27 June 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 -2 10 £395 -12.22% 28
South East +17 5 £395 -12.22% 1
London -19 5 £525 +10.52% 6
West Sussex - 5 £395 -
Crawley - 5 £395 -
City of London -1 1 £525 -4.54%

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) CCIE
1 7 (28.00%) CCNP
1 7 (28.00%) CCNA
1 7 (28.00%) CCDP
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (28.00%) VoIP
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
1 7 (28.00%) VPN
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) MPLS
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) Network Design
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
1 7 (28.00%) VLAN
1 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
1 7 (28.00%) Riverbed
1 7 (28.00%) F5
1 7 (28.00%) Rackspace
1 7 (28.00%) NetScaler
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (28.00%) Virgin Media
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (20.00%) Streaming Video
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 4 (16.00%) Adobe
4 4 (16.00%) XML

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 4 (16.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) MPLS
1 7 (28.00%) NetScaler
1 7 (28.00%) VLAN
1 7 (28.00%) VoIP
1 7 (28.00%) VPN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Multimedia
2 4 (16.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Designer
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.00%) UI Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Principal Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) REST
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (8.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (4.00%) GStreamer
4 1 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (20.00%) Streaming Video
3 4 (16.00%) New Media
4 3 (12.00%) User Experience
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.00%) Video on Demand
6 1 (4.00%) Digital TV
6 1 (4.00%) IPTV
6 1 (4.00%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (28.00%) Network Design
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Content Management
2 4 (16.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) Android Development
3 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 1 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Vision
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Design
4 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.00%) User Stories
4 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CCDP
1 7 (28.00%) CCIE
1 7 (28.00%) CCNA
1 7 (28.00%) CCNP
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) F5
1 7 (28.00%) Rackspace
1 7 (28.00%) Riverbed
1 7 (28.00%) Virgin Media
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe
3 3 (12.00%) Reuters
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Arqiva
5 1 (4.00%) BT
5 1 (4.00%) Google