The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 115 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Business Development 23 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Average daily rate
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£545 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+336.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £413 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £55.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-59.09% +400.00%
Business Development
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2097 2141 1639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.74% 73.12% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 1114 669
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 57
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £123.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 12 £456 +58.69% 8
Slough - - - - 3
Ascot - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 2
Newbury - - - -
Business Development
South East

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (48.89%) TOGAF
3 21 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 21 (46.67%) CISSP
3 21 (46.67%) Information Security
4 18 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
6 16 (35.56%) OAuth
6 16 (35.56%) OpenID
6 16 (35.56%) SAML
7 15 (33.33%) Identity Management
8 14 (31.11%) Project Management
9 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
9 7 (15.56%) Time Management
9 7 (15.56%) Marketing
10 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.89%) ITIL
10 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.89%) Streaming Video
10 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.89%) Multimedia
10 4 (8.89%) Degree
10 4 (8.89%) Change Management
10 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (8.89%) Marketing Strategy
10 4 (8.89%) User Experience
10 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (6.67%) IaaS
11 3 (6.67%) 3PAR

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.67%) IaaS
2 3 (6.67%) SaaS
2 3 (6.67%) PaaS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Network Security
1 3 (6.67%) IPv6
1 3 (6.67%) Broadband
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
General
1 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
1 7 (15.56%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Multimedia
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (4.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Consultant
2 5 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Business Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Change Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Channel Marketing Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Business Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) OAuth
1 16 (35.56%) OpenID
1 16 (35.56%) SAML
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Streaming Video
1 4 (8.89%) User Experience
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) TOGAF
2 21 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (46.67%) Information Security
3 15 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 14 (31.11%) Project Management
5 7 (15.56%) Time Management
6 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (6.67%) Quantitative Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Service Management
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.44%) Contact Management
8 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.22%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.22%) C++
1 1 (2.22%) Java
1 1 (2.22%) Perl
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (46.67%) CISSP
3 18 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) Degree
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) MBA
7 1 (2.22%) PMP
7 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) XenServer
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
2 3 (6.67%) VMware
2 3 (6.67%) HP
2 3 (6.67%) Dell
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco
2 3 (6.67%) IBM
2 3 (6.67%) NetApp
3 2 (4.44%) Symantec
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix
3 2 (4.44%) Veeam
3 2 (4.44%) Varonis
4 1 (2.22%) Huawei