The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 180 199 200
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Development 17 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.36% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 18
Average daily rate
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£431 £406 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £781 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £24.50 £26.60
% change year-on-year
+124.48% -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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4379 5511 5868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.28% 76.03% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3246 4118 4371
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 69 87
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £14.65 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £54.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Marketing
3 7 (22.58%) Banking
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
5 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
5 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Advertising
6 3 (9.68%) Publishing
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) UNIX
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) Kindle
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.45%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (6.45%) REST
7 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
7 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.45%) SLA
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) Adobe

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Marketing
3 7 (22.58%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Advertising
4 3 (9.68%) Publishing
5 2 (6.45%) Games
5 2 (6.45%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) Billing
6 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Law
6 1 (3.23%) Back Office
6 1 (3.23%) Electronics
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Sales Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Business Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior User Experience Designer
4 2 (6.45%) User Experience Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) CSS
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) CGI
3 1 (3.23%) FpML
3 1 (3.23%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Kindle
2 2 (6.45%) Blog
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.23%) Video on Demand
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) BBC
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) CRM
1 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (6.45%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (6.45%) Time Management
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) B2B
5 1 (3.23%) Process Management
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Java
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) MBA
3 1 (3.23%) IIBA
3 1 (3.23%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) FATCA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
1 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Misys
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Reuters
3 1 (3.23%) Sony
3 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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