The first table below looks at the demand for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 121 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Development 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £125 - £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £330 £336
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 £11.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+365.90% -72.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2022 1680 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.85% 68.35% 63.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 675 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Development
South East

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Development across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Development across the Berkshire region.

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Development across the Berkshire region.

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 3 - - 1
Reading - 3 £288 - 5
Bracknell - 2 £563 - 3
Maidenhead - 1 £125 -
Slough - 1 £125 -
Ascot - - - -
Business Development
South East

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Development.

1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Competitive Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) XML-RPC

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Development Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Business Development Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Business Manager
2 2 (18.18%) UI Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Account Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Project Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Director
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience Developer
3 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Planning Manager
3 1 (9.09%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) XML-RPC
1 1 (9.09%) LESS
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) WAMP
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) MooTools
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
1 2 (18.18%) Competitive Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) HP