The table below looks at the prevalence of the term BYOD in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BYOD over the 3 months to 27 April 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.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 615 567
Rank change year-on-year +58 -48  
Contract jobs citing BYOD 38 40 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 24
Median daily rate £418 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £268 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -17.50% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BYOD 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 15506 18222 17715
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.37% 32.60% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10146 11991 10810
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 509 556 670
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.69% +22.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.53 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.66%  

BYOD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BYOD in the UK

BYOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BYOD.

Contractor daily rate trend for BYOD in the UK

BYOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BYOD over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BYOD in the UK

BYOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BYOD in the UK

BYOD
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BYOD within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +33 38 £418 -12.10% 13
London +36 24 £430 -14.00% 2
South West - 8 £325 - 2
South East +7 4 £339 -15.31% 7
Plymouth - 4 £250 -
Devon - 4 £250 -
City of London -3 3 £425 -26.08%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £335 - 3
Milton Keynes - 3 £335 - 2
Corsham - 3 £570 -
Wiltshire - 3 £570 - 1
East of England -3 2 £550 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £550 -
West Sussex +11 1 £475 -
Crawley +3 1 £475 -
Dorset - 1 £150 -
Bournemouth - 1 £150 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BYOD 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 BYOD.

1 31 (43.06%) Windows
2 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 24 (33.33%) Citrix
4 23 (31.94%) Cisco
5 22 (30.56%) Windows 7
6 17 (23.61%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (22.22%) VPN
7 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (20.83%) Windows 10
9 14 (19.44%) Office 365
9 14 (19.44%) Blackberry
10 13 (18.06%) Android
11 12 (16.67%) LAN
12 11 (15.28%) ITIL
12 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (15.28%) Firewall
12 11 (15.28%) SCCM
12 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
12 11 (15.28%) Mobile Device Management
13 10 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (13.89%) CCNP
14 9 (12.50%) CCIE
14 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (12.50%) Internet
14 9 (12.50%) Wireless
14 9 (12.50%) Risk Management
14 9 (12.50%) Information Security
14 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
14 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared

BYOD
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 8 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (19.44%) Office 365
3 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) G Suite
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.61%) Cisco IOS
2 16 (22.22%) VPN
3 12 (16.67%) LAN
4 11 (15.28%) Firewall
5 10 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (12.50%) Internet
6 9 (12.50%) Wireless
7 8 (11.11%) DNS
8 7 (9.72%) WAN
9 6 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (8.33%) DHCP
9 6 (8.33%) Skype
10 5 (6.94%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (6.94%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (6.94%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (6.94%) WLAN
11 3 (4.17%) 4G
11 3 (4.17%) HTTP
11 3 (4.17%) MPLS
12 2 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
2 6 (8.33%) Retail
3 5 (6.94%) Law
3 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Local Government
6 1 (1.39%) Back Office
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Architect
2 9 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (8.33%) Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Security Assurance Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Architect
6 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Deskside Support
7 3 (4.17%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (2.78%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.39%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Blackberry
2 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.94%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.17%) Handset
6 3 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) iPhone
7 1 (1.39%) iSeries
7 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Windows
2 22 (30.56%) Windows 7
3 15 (20.83%) Windows 10
4 13 (18.06%) Android
5 8 (11.11%) Mac OS
6 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Phone
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) Unix
9 1 (1.39%) Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) ITIL
1 11 (15.28%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (12.50%) Information Security
2 9 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (11.11%) High Availability
3 8 (11.11%) Project Management
3 8 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 7 (9.72%) Migration
5 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (5.56%) Coaching
6 4 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.56%) Information Assurance
6 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.56%) Use Case
6 4 (5.56%) Workflow
7 3 (4.17%) OWASP
7 3 (4.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.39%) C
2 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.39%) PHP
2 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.89%) CCNP
3 9 (12.50%) CCIE
3 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.72%) MCSE
4 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (2.78%) Degree
8 1 (1.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.39%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) CCNA
8 1 (1.39%) CCSP
8 1 (1.39%) CEH
8 1 (1.39%) CISM
8 1 (1.39%) CISSP
8 1 (1.39%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (4.17%) ISO22301
2 3 (4.17%) ISO27002
2 3 (4.17%) ISO27005
2 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) RMADS
4 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.39%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.39%) PMO
4 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (6.94%) XenApp
3 5 (6.94%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.56%) vSphere
5 3 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.39%) NFS
6 1 (1.39%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.39%) Varnish
6 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) SCCM
2 4 (5.56%) AppDNA
2 4 (5.56%) EdgeSight
2 4 (5.56%) SCOM
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.17%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.78%) Cacti
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.78%) OpenView
4 2 (2.78%) QRadar
4 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 24 (33.33%) Citrix
3 23 (31.94%) Cisco
4 8 (11.11%) Lotus
4 8 (11.11%) VMware
5 7 (9.72%) AppSense
5 7 (9.72%) Bloomberg
5 7 (9.72%) Reuters
6 6 (8.33%) Apple
7 3 (4.17%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (4.17%) BMC
7 3 (4.17%) Brocade
7 3 (4.17%) Juniper
7 3 (4.17%) New Relic
7 3 (4.17%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.78%) HP
8 2 (2.78%) SAP
8 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.39%) Intel
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