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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 428 457 427
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -30
Contract jobs citing Business Development 195 156 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 70 71
Median daily rate £345 £406 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.07% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £393
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -59.09%
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
40513 39097 37433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.31% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27151 25186 24001
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 905 1113 1137
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -0.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -17 74 £463 -7.50% 132
South East +5 44 £325 -1.51% 46
North East -27 28 £250 -23.66%
North West -19 15 £395 +21.53% 25
East of England +15 9 £475 +35.71% 12
Yorkshire +12 6 £423 +69.00% 12
West Midlands -6 6 £375 - 15
South West - 5 £550 - 13
East Midlands +10 4 £400 - 3
Midlands - 1 - -
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 132 (34.38%) Finance
2 104 (27.08%) Project Management
3 70 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (17.45%) Degree
5 62 (16.15%) Oracle
6 61 (15.89%) SQL
7 54 (14.06%) Microsoft
8 51 (13.28%) Security Cleared
9 50 (13.02%) CRM
10 44 (11.46%) Marketing
10 44 (11.46%) Business Analysis
10 44 (11.46%) Presales
11 43 (11.20%) XML
12 40 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (9.38%) Oracle Database
15 35 (9.11%) MS Excel
16 34 (8.85%) Unix
17 32 (8.33%) Telecoms
17 32 (8.33%) Legal
18 31 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
18 31 (8.07%) SQL Server
19 28 (7.29%) Oracle Forms
19 28 (7.29%) ITIL
19 28 (7.29%) PRINCE2
19 28 (7.29%) Shell Script
20 27 (7.03%) Oracle Database 10g
20 27 (7.03%) PL/SQL
20 27 (7.03%) Computer Science
20 27 (7.03%) SC Cleared

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 17 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.65%) IIS
3 9 (2.34%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.34%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.30%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.30%) Smallworld
5 4 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.04%) CMS
6 3 (0.78%) SAS
7 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (3.91%) MS Office
4 3 (0.78%) MS Project
4 3 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (5.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.04%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.52%) Lawson
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.26%) Magento
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.60%) Internet
2 7 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.30%) Network Security
3 5 (1.30%) SAN
4 4 (1.04%) IPv6
4 4 (1.04%) Wireless
5 3 (0.78%) Firewall
5 3 (0.78%) HTTP
5 3 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (0.78%) VDSL
6 2 (0.52%) ATM
6 2 (0.52%) DOCSIS
6 2 (0.52%) GPON
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.26%) DSLAM
7 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) LTE
7 1 (0.26%) RFID
7 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 31 (8.07%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 26 (6.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (3.39%) Big Data
7 12 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (2.34%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.08%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.08%) MS Access
10 6 (1.56%) GIS
11 5 (1.30%) OpenStack Swift
11 5 (1.30%) QlikView
12 4 (1.04%) EDRMS
12 4 (1.04%) Power BI
12 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.78%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (7.29%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.04%) Subversion
3 4 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.78%) JIRA
5 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.52%) JUnit
5 2 (0.52%) Maven
5 2 (0.52%) NUnit
5 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.26%) Ant
6 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.26%) Gradle
6 1 (0.26%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.26%) Selenium
6 1 (0.26%) Xcode
General
1 132 (34.38%) Finance
2 44 (11.46%) Marketing
3 32 (8.33%) Legal
3 32 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.47%) Banking
5 15 (3.91%) Retail
6 12 (3.13%) Front Office
7 11 (2.86%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.56%) Back Office
8 6 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.30%) Billing
10 4 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.04%) Publishing
11 3 (0.78%) French Language
11 3 (0.78%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Advertising
13 1 (0.26%) Games
13 1 (0.26%) International Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Local Government
13 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (17.97%) Project Manager
2 68 (17.71%) Architect
3 59 (15.36%) Developer
4 49 (12.76%) Analyst
5 36 (9.38%) Consultant
6 35 (9.11%) Business Analyst
7 29 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
8 28 (7.29%) Oracle Developer
9 27 (7.03%) Oracle Forms Developer
10 20 (5.21%) SQL Developer
11 19 (4.95%) PL/SQL Developer
11 19 (4.95%) Security Architect
12 12 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
12 12 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 12 (3.13%) Oracle Reports Developer
12 12 (3.13%) Report Developer
13 10 (2.60%) .NET Developer
13 10 (2.60%) Junior
14 9 (2.34%) Java Developer
14 9 (2.34%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.20%) XML
2 22 (5.73%) .NET
3 17 (4.43%) HTML
4 14 (3.65%) Web Services
5 12 (3.13%) J2EE
6 11 (2.86%) CSS
7 10 (2.60%) Servlets
8 9 (2.34%) JSP
9 8 (2.08%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.08%) jQuery
10 7 (1.82%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.30%) Apache Camel
11 5 (1.30%) HTML5
11 5 (1.30%) Kafka
12 4 (1.04%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.04%) CSS3
12 4 (1.04%) RESTful
12 4 (1.04%) SOAP
13 3 (0.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.65%) Mathematics
4 14 (3.65%) Smartcard
4 14 (3.65%) User Experience
4 14 (3.65%) Visualisation
5 13 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (3.39%) PMI
6 12 (3.13%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.34%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.34%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.56%) IPTV
8 6 (1.56%) NHS
9 5 (1.30%) DTV
10 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.04%) Social Media
11 3 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.85%) Unix
2 19 (4.95%) Windows
3 9 (2.34%) Linux
4 2 (0.52%) AIX
4 2 (0.52%) Android
4 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (27.08%) Project Management
2 70 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (13.02%) CRM
4 44 (11.46%) Business Analysis
4 44 (11.46%) Presales
5 37 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (7.29%) ITIL
7 28 (7.29%) PRINCE2
8 27 (7.03%) System Testing
9 26 (6.77%) Change Management
9 26 (6.77%) TOGAF
10 24 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 24 (6.25%) Service Management
11 23 (5.99%) Analytics
11 23 (5.99%) Information Security
11 23 (5.99%) Use Case
12 21 (5.47%) Waterfall
13 19 (4.95%) Mentoring
13 19 (4.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 61 (15.89%) SQL
2 28 (7.29%) Shell Script
3 27 (7.03%) PL/SQL
4 22 (5.73%) Java
5 18 (4.69%) JavaScript
6 15 (3.91%) C#
7 8 (2.08%) C
8 4 (1.04%) VBA
9 3 (0.78%) C++
10 2 (0.52%) VB
11 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.26%) C-shell
11 1 (0.26%) Groovy
11 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.26%) Perl
11 1 (0.26%) PHP
11 1 (0.26%) Python
11 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (17.45%) Degree
2 51 (13.28%) Security Cleared
3 27 (7.03%) SC Cleared
4 26 (6.77%) PMI Certification
5 17 (4.43%) CISSP
6 16 (4.17%) PMP
7 14 (3.65%) CISA
7 14 (3.65%) CISM
8 13 (3.39%) IISP
9 9 (2.34%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.30%) MBA
11 4 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (1.04%) CCIE
11 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.78%) APMP
12 3 (0.78%) BICSI Certification
12 3 (0.78%) BICSI RCDD
12 3 (0.78%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (0.78%) GCIH
12 3 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (3.65%) PCI DSS
1 14 (3.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (3.39%) ISAE 3402
2 13 (3.39%) ISO 9001
2 13 (3.39%) ISO27005
3 11 (2.86%) SLA
4 10 (2.60%) QA
5 5 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.52%) MiFID
7 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.78%) QRadar
2 2 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 62 (16.15%) Oracle
2 54 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.99%) IBM
4 18 (4.69%) Cisco
5 15 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (3.65%) Intel Security
6 14 (3.65%) SAP
7 13 (3.39%) ArcSight
7 13 (3.39%) Barracuda Networks
7 13 (3.39%) Qualys
7 13 (3.39%) Tripwire
8 9 (2.34%) BEA
8 9 (2.34%) HP
9 8 (2.08%) Sun
10 7 (1.82%) Tableau
11 4 (1.04%) LANDesk
11 4 (1.04%) Sybase
12 3 (0.78%) Adobe
12 3 (0.78%) BMC
12 3 (0.78%) LogRhythm
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Career Moves
Rate: £31.25 - £41.82 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Volt
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capital Edge Ltd
Salary: £30k -£36k OTE £100k - £200k+
Posted: Yesterday
London
Qualserv Consulting
Rate: commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
g2 Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
AAP3
Rate: £40 - £55 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Simon James IT
Rate: £0 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Simon James IT
Rate: £440 - £460 per day
Posted: 13 days ago