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 24 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.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 596 585
Rank change year-on-year +39 -11  
Contract jobs citing BYOD 44 48 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.089% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 31
Median daily rate £450 £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £420 £475
% change year-on-year -13.69% -11.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.25

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 15350 17924 17751
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.18% 33.33% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9976 11744 11107
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
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 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 588 660
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +17.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £12.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.39 £47.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

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 24 June 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 23 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 24 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 +46 44 £450 +12.50% 8
London +16 21 £450 +44.00% 1
Yorkshire - 11 - - 2
Leeds - 7 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 - - 1
South West +7 5 £250 -28.57% 1
Devon - 5 £250 -
Plymouth - 5 £250 -
South Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
Sheffield - 4 - - 1
East of England -12 3 £550 +30.95% 1
South East +25 2 £425 -8.10% 2
Cambridge +3 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -1 2 - -
City of London -2 2 £325 -29.72% 1
North West +19 1 £275 -
Surrey +2 1 £525 +114.28% 1
Hertfordshire -3 1 £550 +30.95%
Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £275 -
Hampshire - 1 £325 -
Warrington - 1 £275 -
Hook - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 40 (49.38%) Windows
2 39 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 38 (46.91%) Cisco
4 32 (39.51%) Citrix
4 32 (39.51%) Cisco IOS
5 27 (33.33%) Android
5 27 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 27 (33.33%) Blackberry
6 25 (30.86%) VPN
7 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (20.99%) LAN
8 17 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (19.75%) Lotus
9 16 (19.75%) IBM Notes
9 16 (19.75%) Firewall
9 16 (19.75%) Mac OS
9 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
10 15 (18.52%) Banking
10 15 (18.52%) CCNP
11 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
11 14 (17.28%) CCIE
11 14 (17.28%) Wireless
12 13 (16.05%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (16.05%) Reuters
12 13 (16.05%) Bloomberg
12 13 (16.05%) High Availability
13 12 (14.81%) Office 365
13 12 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (14.81%) Windows 10
13 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure

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 16 (19.75%) IBM Notes
2 5 (6.17%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.23%) Apache
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (14.81%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
2 2 (2.47%) PaaS
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.51%) Cisco IOS
2 25 (30.86%) VPN
3 17 (20.99%) LAN
4 16 (19.75%) Firewall
5 14 (17.28%) Wireless
6 13 (16.05%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (13.58%) Cisco ISE
8 11 (13.58%) Cisco Wireless
8 11 (13.58%) WAN
8 11 (13.58%) WLAN
9 10 (12.35%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (11.11%) Internet
11 7 (8.64%) DNS
12 5 (6.17%) NetScaler
12 5 (6.17%) Skype
12 5 (6.17%) Wireshark
13 4 (4.94%) HTTP
14 2 (2.47%) 4G
14 2 (2.47%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) Big Data
1 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 15 (18.52%) Banking
2 11 (13.58%) Finance
3 10 (12.35%) Retail
4 8 (9.88%) Retail Banking
5 6 (7.41%) Law
5 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.70%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.23%) Games
7 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (17.28%) 2nd Line Support
1 14 (17.28%) Architect
2 11 (13.58%) Network Engineer
3 10 (12.35%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 8 (9.88%) Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Deskside Support
7 6 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.94%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.47%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.23%) ADO
3 1 (1.23%) Doctrine
3 1 (1.23%) jQuery
3 1 (1.23%) JSON
3 1 (1.23%) LAMP
3 1 (1.23%) Laravel
3 1 (1.23%) RESTful
3 1 (1.23%) Sass
3 1 (1.23%) SOAP
3 1 (1.23%) Symfony
3 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.23%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
3 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.70%) Handset
6 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) iSeries
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 40 (49.38%) Windows
2 27 (33.33%) Android
2 27 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 16 (19.75%) Mac OS
4 12 (14.81%) Windows 10
5 7 (8.64%) Windows Phone
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.23%) Linux
8 1 (1.23%) Unix
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) High Availability
2 10 (12.35%) Coaching
2 10 (12.35%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (9.88%) Information Security
3 8 (9.88%) Risk Management
3 8 (9.88%) TOGAF
4 7 (8.64%) ITIL
5 6 (7.41%) Project Management
6 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.17%) Migration
6 5 (6.17%) Network Design
6 5 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.94%) Cryptography
7 4 (4.94%) OWASP
7 4 (4.94%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.94%) Security Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.23%) C
1 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (18.52%) CCNP
3 14 (17.28%) CCIE
4 7 (8.64%) MCSE
4 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (2.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (2.47%) CCSP
7 2 (2.47%) CEH
7 2 (2.47%) CISM
7 2 (2.47%) CISSP
7 2 (2.47%) CRISC
8 1 (1.23%) CCIE Data Center
8 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (4.94%) ISO 22301
2 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) COBIT
3 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.23%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (1.23%) NIST 800
3 1 (1.23%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.23%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) RMADS
3 1 (1.23%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) XenApp
3 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (7.41%) SCCM
3 5 (6.17%) Cacti
3 5 (6.17%) OpenView
3 5 (6.17%) QRadar
3 5 (6.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (3.70%) AirWatch
4 3 (3.70%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 39 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 38 (46.91%) Cisco
3 32 (39.51%) Citrix
4 16 (19.75%) Lotus
5 13 (16.05%) Bloomberg
5 13 (16.05%) Reuters
6 9 (11.11%) Apple
6 9 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 9 (11.11%) VMware
7 7 (8.64%) AppSense
8 5 (6.17%) HP
8 5 (6.17%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.70%) Aerohive Networks
9 3 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (3.70%) BMC
9 3 (3.70%) Brocade
9 3 (3.70%) Juniper
9 3 (3.70%) New Relic
10 2 (2.47%) Google
10 2 (2.47%) SAP
City, London
Comtecs
Rate: £180 - £200 Per Day to £200 p/day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago