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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 451 475 444
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -31
Contract jobs citing Business Development 178 174 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 98 83
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £579 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £13.75 £33.39 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.81% -39.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.24 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.46 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.39 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-17.63% -39.29%
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
41109 42571 40219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.07% 80.47% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 27368 28203 25368
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 983 1139 1122
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £51.44 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Business Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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 +49 96 £450 - 84
South East -19 34 £388 -3.12% 29
North West +20 17 £343 -16.55% 13
East of England +25 9 £400 +14.28% 8
West Midlands -32 7 £340 -15.00% 20
East Midlands 0 5 £345 +4.54% 10
South West +8 4 £638 +75.86% 13
Yorkshire 0 3 £425 +6.25% 3
North East -29 2 £320 -11.72% 6
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 159 (42.06%) Finance
2 103 (27.25%) Project Management
3 76 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (18.78%) Degree
5 58 (15.34%) SQL
6 56 (14.81%) Security Cleared
7 54 (14.29%) Marketing
8 53 (14.02%) Legal
8 53 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
9 51 (13.49%) Microsoft
10 46 (12.17%) Oracle
11 45 (11.90%) Business Analysis
12 40 (10.58%) CRM
13 39 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 33 (8.73%) XML
15 32 (8.47%) Presales
16 30 (7.94%) MS Excel
16 30 (7.94%) C#
16 30 (7.94%) PMI Certification
17 29 (7.67%) .NET
17 29 (7.67%) SharePoint
18 28 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (7.41%) Banking
18 28 (7.41%) SC Cleared
19 27 (7.14%) JavaScript
20 26 (6.88%) Service Management
20 26 (6.88%) Oracle Database
21 25 (6.61%) ITIL
21 25 (6.61%) Unix
21 25 (6.61%) Dynamics CRM

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 29 (7.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.59%) ArcGIS
2 6 (1.59%) Smallworld
3 5 (1.32%) IIS
3 5 (1.32%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.32%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.06%) Drupal
4 4 (1.06%) SAS
5 3 (0.79%) CMS
5 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.53%) Apache
6 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.53%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Exstream Dialogue
7 1 (0.26%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.03%) MS Office
3 18 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.59%) AutoCAD
5 5 (1.32%) MS Project
6 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (6.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.79%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.79%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.53%) Lawson
4 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) Exstream
5 1 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.26%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.26%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.59%) SaaS
3 5 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.06%) IaaS
4 4 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.79%) PaaS
6 2 (0.53%) Office 365
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.26%) GitHub
7 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.12%) Network Security
2 7 (1.85%) VDSL
3 6 (1.59%) DOCSIS
3 6 (1.59%) GPON
4 5 (1.32%) Firewall
4 5 (1.32%) Wireless
5 4 (1.06%) Internet
5 4 (1.06%) IPv6
6 3 (0.79%) AMQP
6 3 (0.79%) HTTP
6 3 (0.79%) MQTT
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.53%) Intranet
7 2 (0.53%) LDAP
7 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.53%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (0.26%) ADSL
8 1 (0.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.88%) Oracle Database
2 23 (6.08%) SQL Server
3 21 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (5.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.59%) Pentaho
6 6 (1.59%) QGIS
6 6 (1.59%) QlikView
7 5 (1.32%) Big Data
7 5 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.79%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.79%) Power BI
9 3 (0.79%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (5.82%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.38%) JIRA
4 3 (0.79%) Maven
4 3 (0.79%) Subversion
5 2 (0.53%) JUnit
5 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.26%) Ant
6 1 (0.26%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.26%) Gradle
6 1 (0.26%) Grunt
6 1 (0.26%) gulp
6 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.26%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.26%) Mocha
6 1 (0.26%) Mockito
6 1 (0.26%) NUnit
6 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.26%) SonarQube
General
1 159 (42.06%) Finance
2 54 (14.29%) Marketing
3 53 (14.02%) Legal
4 28 (7.41%) Banking
5 23 (6.08%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.97%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.91%) Front Office
8 9 (2.38%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.12%) Back Office
9 8 (2.12%) Retail
10 7 (1.85%) Billing
11 6 (1.59%) Law
12 3 (0.79%) Advertising
12 3 (0.79%) Local Government
12 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.79%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.53%) German Language
13 2 (0.53%) Publishing
14 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (17.20%) Project Manager
2 58 (15.34%) Architect
2 58 (15.34%) Developer
3 38 (10.05%) Analyst
4 36 (9.52%) Consultant
5 26 (6.88%) Solutions Architect
6 22 (5.82%) Oracle Developer
7 21 (5.56%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 19 (5.03%) Business Analyst
8 19 (5.03%) Infrastructure Manager
8 19 (5.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 15 (3.97%) Programme Manager
10 13 (3.44%) Data Analyst
11 10 (2.65%) Business Manager
11 10 (2.65%) Junior
11 10 (2.65%) SQL Developer
11 10 (2.65%) Technical Architect
12 9 (2.38%) Junior Project Manager
12 9 (2.38%) PL/SQL Developer
12 9 (2.38%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.73%) XML
2 29 (7.67%) .NET
3 16 (4.23%) HTML
4 12 (3.17%) CSS
4 12 (3.17%) Web Services
5 10 (2.65%) AngularJS
5 10 (2.65%) J2EE
6 8 (2.12%) Backbone.js
7 7 (1.85%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.85%) CSS3
7 7 (1.85%) HTML5
7 7 (1.85%) React
8 6 (1.59%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.59%) Servlets
9 5 (1.32%) JSP
9 5 (1.32%) Middleware
9 5 (1.32%) RESTful
10 4 (1.06%) SOAP
11 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.79%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.50%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.50%) User Experience
3 16 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.17%) PMI
5 10 (2.65%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.12%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (1.59%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.59%) IPTV
9 6 (1.59%) Social Media
10 5 (1.32%) Digital TV
11 4 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.06%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.06%) Linked Data
11 4 (1.06%) Smartcard
12 3 (0.79%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.61%) Unix
2 15 (3.97%) Windows
3 3 (0.79%) Linux
4 2 (0.53%) AIX
4 2 (0.53%) Android
4 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (27.25%) Project Management
2 76 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (11.90%) Business Analysis
4 40 (10.58%) CRM
5 39 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (8.47%) Presales
7 28 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (6.88%) Service Management
9 25 (6.61%) ITIL
10 24 (6.35%) Migration
10 24 (6.35%) PRINCE2
11 21 (5.56%) System Testing
12 18 (4.76%) B2B
12 18 (4.76%) Risk Management
12 18 (4.76%) Software Engineering
12 18 (4.76%) TOGAF
13 17 (4.50%) Programme Management
14 16 (4.23%) Change Management
14 16 (4.23%) Scrum
14 16 (4.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (15.34%) SQL
2 30 (7.94%) C#
3 27 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 23 (6.08%) Java
5 22 (5.82%) Shell Script
6 21 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.85%) C
8 6 (1.59%) PHP
9 5 (1.32%) VBA
10 3 (0.79%) C++
11 2 (0.53%) Tcl
11 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.53%) VB
12 1 (0.26%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.26%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.26%) C-shell
12 1 (0.26%) Groovy
12 1 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 71 (18.78%) Degree
2 56 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 30 (7.94%) PMI Certification
4 28 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 22 (5.82%) PMP
6 11 (2.91%) CISSP
7 9 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (2.38%) CCIE
7 9 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.12%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.12%) MBA
9 7 (1.85%) CISA
10 4 (1.06%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (1.06%) Chartered Engineer
10 4 (1.06%) CISM
10 4 (1.06%) GCIH
10 4 (1.06%) IISP
11 3 (0.79%) ISEB
12 2 (0.53%) CCDE
12 2 (0.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.44%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.06%) ISAE 3402
4 4 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.06%) ISO27005
4 4 (1.06%) QA
5 3 (0.79%) MiFID
5 3 (0.79%) SLA
6 1 (0.26%) Basel II
6 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) QRadar
2 2 (0.53%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.17%) Oracle
3 18 (4.76%) SAP
4 16 (4.23%) Cisco
4 16 (4.23%) HP
5 12 (3.17%) Tableau
6 10 (2.65%) IBM
7 8 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.59%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.59%) Greenplum
9 5 (1.32%) Adobe
9 5 (1.32%) BEA
10 4 (1.06%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.06%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (1.06%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.06%) Google
10 4 (1.06%) Intel Security
10 4 (1.06%) Qualys
10 4 (1.06%) Sybase
10 4 (1.06%) Tripwire
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