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 29 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 197 191 202
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Development 7 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.37% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 15
Average daily rate
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£600 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £280 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £580 £642
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.16 £55.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +84.87%
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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
4674 4578 5562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.63% 77.61% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3706 3403 4149
Average daily rate £468 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 97
Average hourly rate £21.30 £22.69 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% -42.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015, 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 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) MS Office
3 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
3 6 (26.09%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
4 5 (21.74%) VLAN
4 5 (21.74%) Marketing
5 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
5 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
5 4 (17.39%) Tradeweb
5 4 (17.39%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
5 4 (17.39%) eSpeed
5 4 (17.39%) Middleware
5 4 (17.39%) Bloomberg
5 4 (17.39%) MTS
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) OOD
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Legal
6 3 (13.04%) ION Trading
6 3 (13.04%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (17.39%) MTS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
1 6 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) GSM
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
4 2 (8.70%) Billing
5 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Developer
1 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
1 4 (17.39%) Real Time Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Product Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Product Marketing Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Account Director
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Director
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Account Executive
4 1 (4.35%) Product Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Development Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
1 4 (17.39%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) LINQ
4 1 (4.35%) Django
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
4 2 (8.70%) Biometrics
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.35%) Smart Meter
5 1 (4.35%) Social Media
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) OO
1 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) OOD
2 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
2 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Market Research
4 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) B2B
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Bloomberg
1 4 (17.39%) eSpeed
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Tradeweb
2 3 (13.04%) ION Trading
3 2 (8.70%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
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