The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 459 481 474
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Development 137 138 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.33% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 73 79
Median daily rate £438 £389 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.54% -8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £813 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.46 £8.00
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +430.75%
Business Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38173 41342 39811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.79% 81.45% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25638 27209 26333
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1236 1136
Median hourly rate £29.00 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
London -11 46 £463 +2.77% 74
South East +32 38 £450 - 25
West Midlands +2 23 £413 +3.12% 13
Yorkshire +20 7 £480 +7.26% 5
North East -38 6 £320 -16.88% 11
East Midlands -7 5 £425 +24.63% 10
South West +13 4 £225 - 11
East of England +9 4 £438 +75.00% 3
North West +1 3 £426 -38.99% 21
Midlands - 1 £525 -
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 England region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 126 (39.38%) Finance
2 81 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (21.88%) Degree
4 68 (21.25%) Microsoft
5 59 (18.44%) CRM
6 56 (17.50%) Project Management
7 53 (16.56%) SharePoint
8 47 (14.69%) Marketing
9 45 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
10 39 (12.19%) Dynamics CRM
10 39 (12.19%) SQL
11 35 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
12 34 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (10.31%) Legal
14 32 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (10.00%) Business Analysis
14 32 (10.00%) Presales
15 31 (9.69%) Banking
15 31 (9.69%) Security Cleared
16 27 (8.44%) Oracle
16 27 (8.44%) SQL Server
16 27 (8.44%) Analytics
17 26 (8.13%) BizTalk Server
17 26 (8.13%) Supplier Management
18 24 (7.50%) C#
18 24 (7.50%) Programme Management
19 23 (7.19%) Change Management
19 23 (7.19%) SAP
19 23 (7.19%) MS Excel
19 23 (7.19%) Dynamics AX

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 53 (16.56%) SharePoint
2 26 (8.13%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.88%) CMS
4 5 (1.56%) ArcGIS
4 5 (1.56%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.56%) Smallworld
5 4 (1.25%) Drupal
6 3 (0.94%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.94%) SAS
7 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.63%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.31%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.31%) IIS
8 1 (0.31%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.31%) Moodle
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) nginx
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.44%) MS Office
2 11 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.56%) AutoCAD
4 4 (1.25%) MS Project
4 4 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.94%) SPSS
6 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 39 (12.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (7.19%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.94%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.94%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.94%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.63%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.31%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.31%) Exstream
5 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.31%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.31%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.31%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.19%) SaaS
3 6 (1.88%) IaaS
4 5 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.56%) Office 365
4 5 (1.56%) PaaS
4 5 (1.56%) Yammer
5 3 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.44%) Internet
2 5 (1.56%) DOCSIS
2 5 (1.56%) GPON
2 5 (1.56%) VDSL
2 5 (1.56%) Wireless
3 4 (1.25%) Network Security
4 3 (0.94%) AMQP
4 3 (0.94%) Firewall
4 3 (0.94%) MQTT
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.63%) LAN
5 2 (0.63%) LDAP
5 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.63%) Value-Added Service
5 2 (0.63%) WAN
6 1 (0.31%) GPRS
6 1 (0.31%) UMTS
6 1 (0.31%) WCDMA
6 1 (0.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.75%) QlikView
2 12 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (3.44%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.13%) Big Data
5 7 (2.19%) Pentaho
6 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.56%) QGIS
8 4 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.25%) DataStage
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.94%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.94%) OLAP
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 16 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.56%) JIRA
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.31%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.31%) Grunt
5 1 (0.31%) gulp
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) jMock
5 1 (0.31%) JUnit
5 1 (0.31%) Maven
5 1 (0.31%) Mocha
5 1 (0.31%) Mockito
5 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 126 (39.38%) Finance
2 47 (14.69%) Marketing
3 33 (10.31%) Legal
4 31 (9.69%) Banking
5 22 (6.88%) Manufacturing
5 22 (6.88%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.06%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.44%) Retail
8 10 (3.13%) Law
9 7 (2.19%) Back Office
9 7 (2.19%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.19%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.88%) Mandarin Language
11 5 (1.56%) Advertising
12 4 (1.25%) Automotive
12 4 (1.25%) Billing
12 4 (1.25%) Front Office
13 3 (0.94%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.63%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 68 (21.25%) Architect
2 36 (11.25%) Developer
3 32 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 30 (9.38%) Consultant
5 29 (9.06%) Analyst
6 24 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (6.88%) Dynamics AX Architect
7 22 (6.88%) Programme Manager
8 18 (5.63%) Business Analyst
8 18 (5.63%) Business Manager
9 14 (4.38%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (4.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (4.06%) IT Manager
11 12 (3.75%) CRM Developer
11 12 (3.75%) Data Analyst
12 10 (3.13%) Marketing Manager
12 10 (3.13%) Technical Architect
13 9 (2.81%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 8 (2.50%) Commercial Manager
15 6 (1.88%) Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.88%) .NET
2 12 (3.75%) Web Services
3 10 (3.13%) Middleware
4 9 (2.81%) AngularJS
4 9 (2.81%) HTML
5 8 (2.50%) Backbone.js
5 8 (2.50%) XML
6 7 (2.19%) React
7 6 (1.88%) CSS
8 5 (1.56%) COM
8 5 (1.56%) CSS3
8 5 (1.56%) RESTful
9 4 (1.25%) HTML5
10 3 (0.94%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (0.94%) OAuth
10 3 (0.94%) OAuth2
10 3 (0.94%) OpenID
11 2 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.63%) SOAP
11 2 (0.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.94%) Public Cloud
3 17 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.06%) Data Integration
4 13 (4.06%) User Experience
5 9 (2.81%) Linked Data
5 9 (2.81%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.19%) Economics
7 6 (1.88%) Equities
7 6 (1.88%) Statistics
8 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.56%) NHS
8 5 (1.56%) PMI
8 5 (1.56%) Social Media
9 4 (1.25%) Fintech
9 4 (1.25%) Life Science
9 4 (1.25%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (1.25%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.94%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.00%) Windows
2 8 (2.50%) Unix
3 5 (1.56%) Android
3 5 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.31%) Linux
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (18.44%) CRM
3 56 (17.50%) Project Management
4 34 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 32 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (10.00%) Presales
6 27 (8.44%) Analytics
7 26 (8.13%) Supplier Management
8 24 (7.50%) Programme Management
9 23 (7.19%) Change Management
10 22 (6.88%) Data Management
11 18 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (5.63%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (5.31%) Scrum
12 17 (5.31%) Service Management
13 16 (5.00%) Data Modelling
13 16 (5.00%) TOGAF
14 15 (4.69%) Business Transformation
14 15 (4.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (12.19%) SQL
2 24 (7.50%) C#
3 22 (6.88%) JavaScript
4 18 (5.63%) Java
5 14 (4.38%) C
6 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.56%) PHP
8 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.63%) Python
9 2 (0.63%) Tcl
9 2 (0.63%) VBA
10 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.31%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.31%) C++
10 1 (0.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.31%) R
10 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (21.88%) Degree
2 31 (9.69%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.31%) PMI Certification
4 14 (4.38%) SC Cleared
5 13 (4.06%) MBA
5 13 (4.06%) PMP
6 8 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (2.19%) CISA
8 6 (1.88%) CCIE
9 4 (1.25%) CISSP
10 3 (0.94%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.94%) ISEB
10 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.63%) CCDE
11 2 (0.63%) CCNA
11 2 (0.63%) CCNP
11 2 (0.63%) PhD
12 1 (0.31%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.81%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.88%) SLA
3 5 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.94%) MiFID
5 1 (0.31%) FATCA
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Firmware
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.44%) Oracle
3 23 (7.19%) SAP
4 17 (5.31%) HP
5 13 (4.06%) Tableau
6 11 (3.44%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (3.13%) Cisco
7 10 (3.13%) Google
7 10 (3.13%) IBM
8 9 (2.81%) Cognos
9 8 (2.50%) Informatica
10 7 (2.19%) Teradata
11 5 (1.56%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.56%) Infor
12 4 (1.25%) Adobe
12 4 (1.25%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.25%) Greenplum
13 3 (0.94%) Avaya
13 3 (0.94%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.94%) Workday
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