The first table below looks at the demand for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 78 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Business Development 7 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 1.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate £288 £171 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £353 £311
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+400.00% -72.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
854 607 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.81% 72.69% 66.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 362 368
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 43
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.89 £10.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Business Development
South East

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Milton Keynes -17 5 £475 +183.58% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £125 - 1
Bletchley - - - -
Business Development
South East

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) MS Project
4 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Avaya
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) Lync
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
6 1 (9.09%) Marketo
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) LESS

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Project
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technician
3 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) CSS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) WAMP
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) XML-RPC
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
5 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) Database Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) HNC
3 1 (9.09%) HND
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Marketo
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe