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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 178 211 194
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Contract jobs citing Business Development 22 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 18
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £509 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £29.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year
+42.24% +9.04%
Business Development
London

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
4462 5505 5941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.10% 76.55% 75.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3356 4070 4380
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 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 67 94
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.93 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -33.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.07 £11.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Marketing
3 10 (25.00%) Banking
4 9 (22.50%) Degree
4 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (20.00%) User Experience
6 6 (15.00%) Project Management
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle
6 6 (15.00%) CRM
7 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Retail
8 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (10.00%) UNIX
8 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.00%) HTML
8 4 (10.00%) CSS
9 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
9 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.50%) Advertising
9 3 (7.50%) Publishing
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (7.50%) Time Management
9 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.50%) Kindle
10 2 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (5.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Marketing
3 10 (25.00%) Banking
4 5 (12.50%) Retail
5 3 (7.50%) Advertising
5 3 (7.50%) Publishing
6 2 (5.00%) Games
7 1 (2.50%) Billing
7 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.50%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (2.50%) Law
7 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.50%) Back Office
7 1 (2.50%) Electronics
7 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Consultant
2 5 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Sales Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 2 (5.00%) User Experience Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Creative Director
5 2 (5.00%) Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Online Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Development Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) CGI
3 1 (2.50%) FpML
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) WCF
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) User Experience
3 3 (7.50%) Kindle
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Blog
5 1 (2.50%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) BBC
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) CRM
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
5 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Kanban
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) Coaching
6 2 (5.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CISA
3 1 (2.50%) MBA
3 1 (2.50%) IIBA
3 1 (2.50%) CBAP
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) FATCA
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) Calypso
3 2 (5.00%) SunGard
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Misys
4 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Reuters
4 1 (2.50%) Sony
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