The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 57 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Development 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.39% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 - £40.00
Business Development
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 765 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 76.18% 78.38% 66.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 345 288
Average daily rate £395 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 16
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.15 £18.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warrington - 2 £500 -
Wilmslow - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Business Development
North West

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Business One
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (25.00%) Exchequer
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Sage

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Exchequer
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Business One Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) TippingPoint
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
Cheshire
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