Period
to 18 June 2018

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 6 months to 18 June 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.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 810 754 805
Rank change year-on-year -56 +51 -52
Contract jobs citing BYOD 58 78 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.086% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 69
UK median daily rate £420 £435 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.44% +5.38%
10th Percentile £116 £260 £181
90th Percentile £584 £554 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £451
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.21% -5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £14.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BYOD 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 33,590 30,985 35,662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.74% 34.11% 33.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,933 20,116 23,334
UK median daily rate £455 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.48% +4.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £271 £263 £250
90th Percentile £656 £637 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +1.25% +5.26% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,047 1,093 1,179
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.28% +16.14%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +16.22% -13.95% +22.86%

BYOD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BYOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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 11 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 6 months to 18 June 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 -69 52 £420 -3.45% 6
UK excluding London -21 34 £450 +12.50% 3
London -57 24 £394 -12.50% 4
South East +9 18 £510 +48.91% 1
Scotland - 6 - -
North of England -27 5 £363 -3.33%
East of England -2 4 £118 -78.64%
North West -29 3 £350 -6.67%
Yorkshire -28 2 £375 -
Midlands -7 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BYOD 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 BYOD.

1 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
3 26 (44.83%) Office 365
3 26 (44.83%) Windows 10
4 15 (25.86%) Skype
5 14 (24.14%) Skype for Business
6 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (20.69%) Android
8 11 (18.97%) OneDrive
8 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.97%) Finance
9 10 (17.24%) Apple iOS
10 9 (15.52%) SCCM
10 9 (15.52%) Cisco
11 8 (13.79%) VPN
11 8 (13.79%) Citrix
11 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Intune
11 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
12 7 (12.07%) iPhone
12 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
12 7 (12.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 7 (12.07%) VMware
13 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
13 6 (10.34%) AirWatch
14 5 (8.62%) G Suite
14 5 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
14 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP

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 14 (24.14%) Skype for Business
2 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Eikon
1 1 (1.72%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 26 (44.83%) Office 365
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (18.97%) OneDrive
4 5 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (8.62%) G Suite
5 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (6.90%) IaaS
5 4 (6.90%) PaaS
6 3 (5.17%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.72%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Skype
2 8 (13.79%) VPN
3 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.62%) WAN
4 4 (6.90%) HTTP
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (3.45%) DNS
5 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.45%) SAN
5 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.72%) FCoE
6 1 (1.72%) InfiniBand
6 1 (1.72%) IPsec
6 1 (1.72%) NAS
6 1 (1.72%) VoLTE
6 1 (1.72%) WAAS
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) OLAP
1 1 (1.72%) OLTP
1 1 (1.72%) Redis
1 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Architect
2 11 (18.97%) Desktop Support
3 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (12.07%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 7 (12.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Office 365 Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.72%) LDAP
1 1 (1.72%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.07%) iPhone
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) User Experience
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Windows 10
3 12 (20.69%) Android
4 10 (17.24%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.90%) Mac OS
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.45%) Linux
8 1 (1.72%) AIX
8 1 (1.72%) Solaris
8 1 (1.72%) Unix
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (6.90%) High Availability
2 4 (6.90%) ITIL
2 4 (6.90%) Migration
2 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
3 3 (5.17%) Document Management
3 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.45%) Information Security
4 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.72%) Analytics
5 1 (1.72%) Build Automation
5 1 (1.72%) Machine Learning
5 1 (1.72%) Project Management
5 1 (1.72%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.72%) Scrum
5 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.72%) TDD
5 1 (1.72%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) MCSE
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) CCNA
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SAS 70
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.72%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) SCCM
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (10.34%) AirWatch
4 4 (6.90%) MaaS360
5 2 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.72%) SCOM
6 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco
3 8 (13.79%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) VMware
5 5 (8.62%) Google
6 4 (6.90%) Apple
6 4 (6.90%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.17%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.17%) iManage
7 3 (5.17%) Okta
8 2 (3.45%) McAfee
8 2 (3.45%) Symantec
9 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) EMC
9 1 (1.72%) HP
9 1 (1.72%) Reuters
9 1 (1.72%) TippingPoint
9 1 (1.72%) Veritas