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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 105 121 108
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Development 22 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
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£525 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £363 £403
% change year-on-year
+12.41% -9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £8.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -78.12%
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
1813 1840 1664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 68.94% 71.18% 69.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 936 683
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 56 78
Average hourly rate £20.63 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +20 6 £320 - 8
Bracknell - 1 £500 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £488 -
Slough - - - -
Business Development
South East

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (53.33%) TOGAF
2 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (50.00%) CISSP
4 14 (46.67%) Information Security
5 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) OAuth
6 11 (36.67%) OpenID
6 11 (36.67%) SAML
6 11 (36.67%) Identity Management
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.67%) Project Management
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
10 3 (10.00%) Service Management
10 3 (10.00%) Finance
10 3 (10.00%) Time Management
11 2 (6.67%) Marketing
11 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
11 2 (6.67%) Legal
11 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.67%) Contact Management
11 2 (6.67%) Retail
11 2 (6.67%) Billing
11 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 2 (6.67%) Change Management
11 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
11 2 (6.67%) Windows
11 2 (6.67%) C

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.33%) Summit
1 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ISE
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Architect
1 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Project Administrator
3 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Bid Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (3.33%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (3.33%) Channel Marketing Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) SAML
1 11 (36.67%) OAuth
1 11 (36.67%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Biometrics
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) TOGAF
1 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (46.67%) Information Security
3 11 (36.67%) Identity Management
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) Contact Management
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.33%) Workflow
8 1 (3.33%) Data Management
8 1 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) CISSP
3 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.33%) MBA
7 1 (3.33%) CCSA
7 1 (3.33%) APMP
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Juniper
2 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (3.33%) Huawei
2 1 (3.33%) F5
2 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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