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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 152 201 190
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Development 9 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.15% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 16
Median daily rate £575 £625 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +44.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £550 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £22.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+88.63% -60.00%
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
2839 4661 4661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.97% 79.91% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2319 3676 3496
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 51 37
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 June 2016.

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 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) Project Management
3 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (45.45%) Analytics
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 9 (40.91%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) Financial Institution
5 8 (36.36%) J2EE
5 8 (36.36%) IBM
5 8 (36.36%) Asset Management
5 8 (36.36%) Hedge funds
6 7 (31.82%) Risk Analytics
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
6 7 (31.82%) Presales
6 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
6 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
6 7 (31.82%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) Java
6 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
6 7 (31.82%) JSP
6 7 (31.82%) Servlets
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) BEA
6 7 (31.82%) Process Management
7 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
1 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
1 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
3 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Eloqua
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.55%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.55%) Power BI
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Financial Institution
3 5 (22.73%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Billing
4 2 (9.09%) Front Office
5 1 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (4.55%) Publishing
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Risk Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) CRM Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics Manager
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Finance Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Project Director
3 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Risk Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
3 1 (4.55%) UAT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) J2EE
2 7 (31.82%) JSP
2 7 (31.82%) Servlets
2 7 (31.82%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
4 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Hedge funds
2 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Project Management
2 10 (45.45%) Analytics
2 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 8 (36.36%) Asset Management
5 7 (31.82%) OO
5 7 (31.82%) Presales
5 7 (31.82%) Process Management
5 7 (31.82%) Risk Analytics
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) BDD
9 2 (9.09%) Campaign Management
9 2 (9.09%) Creative Marketing
9 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
9 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MBA
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) IBM
3 7 (31.82%) BEA
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (9.09%) Tableau
6 1 (4.55%) Adobe
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.55%) BMC
6 1 (4.55%) Cognos
6 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.55%) Greenplum
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) SAP