The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 69 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Business Development 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £23.16 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+100.79% -57.89%
Business Development
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
641 564 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.14% 75.50% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 358 326
Median daily rate £388 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Tripwire
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Qualys
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (66.67%) SABSA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) SABSA
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO27005
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Qualys
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Tripwire