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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 67 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Business Development 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.00% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £339 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.46 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +2.93%
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
686 989 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.54% 85.41% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 677 322
Median daily rate £413 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 3 £340 - 2
Knutsford - 1 - -
Business Development
North West

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (70.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Workflow
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
4 5 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (30.00%) User Stories
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (10.00%) Service Management
8 1 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) Risk Management

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) CRM Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 6 (60.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Design
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP