The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 70 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Contract jobs citing Business Development 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.16% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.23% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £500 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £24.50 £26.60
% change year-on-year
+104.08% -7.87%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 436 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 73.53% 71.24% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 310 421
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 39
Average hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.05% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £13.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Development
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) B2C

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle