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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 447 451 440
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Development 183 166 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 90 92
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £311 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £10.00 £22.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £23.16 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+100.79% -57.89%
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
41414 41262 38397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.03% 79.98% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27624 27289 24283
Median daily rate £450 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 943 1073 1105
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 +21 95 £450 -14.28% 129
South East -10 24 £338 -19.64% 42
North West +6 16 £358 -10.43% 27
North East -34 12 £340 -5.55% 10
West Midlands -27 11 £375 -6.25% 10
East of England +22 10 £350 - 9
Yorkshire -1 6 £450 +33.33% 10
East Midlands - 5 £315 - 5
South West -3 2 £463 - 10
Business Development
UK

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 169 (42.36%) Finance
2 110 (27.57%) Project Management
3 74 (18.55%) Degree
4 69 (17.29%) SQL
5 67 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (15.79%) Oracle
7 60 (15.04%) Marketing
8 58 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
9 56 (14.04%) Security Cleared
10 54 (13.53%) Legal
11 53 (13.28%) Microsoft
12 52 (13.03%) Business Analysis
13 50 (12.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 46 (11.53%) CRM
15 45 (11.28%) XML
16 38 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
16 38 (9.52%) Oracle Database
17 37 (9.27%) Presales
18 35 (8.77%) MS Excel
19 34 (8.52%) PMI Certification
20 33 (8.27%) Unix
21 32 (8.02%) SC Cleared
22 31 (7.77%) Service Management
23 30 (7.52%) Shell Script
23 30 (7.52%) Telecoms
23 30 (7.52%) Oracle Forms
23 30 (7.52%) ITIL
24 29 (7.27%) System Testing
24 29 (7.27%) PRINCE2
24 29 (7.27%) PL/SQL

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 22 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.26%) WebLogic
2 9 (2.26%) WebSphere
2 9 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (1.75%) IIS
4 6 (1.50%) ArcGIS
4 6 (1.50%) Smallworld
5 4 (1.00%) SAS
6 3 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.75%) CMS
7 2 (0.50%) Drupal
7 2 (0.50%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.25%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.25%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.25%) Moodle
8 1 (0.25%) nginx
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.51%) MS Office
3 13 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.50%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.75%) MS Project
6 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.00%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.00%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.75%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.75%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.50%) Lawson
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) Exstream
5 1 (0.25%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.25%) SaaS
3 4 (1.00%) IaaS
3 4 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.75%) PaaS
5 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.50%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.25%) GitHub
6 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.75%) Network Security
1 7 (1.75%) VDSL
2 6 (1.50%) DOCSIS
2 6 (1.50%) GPON
2 6 (1.50%) Internet
3 4 (1.00%) IPv6
3 4 (1.00%) Wireless
4 3 (0.75%) AMQP
4 3 (0.75%) Firewall
4 3 (0.75%) HTTP
4 3 (0.75%) Intranet
4 3 (0.75%) MQTT
5 2 (0.50%) ATM
5 2 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.50%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (0.25%) Broadband
6 1 (0.25%) GSM
6 1 (0.25%) LAN
6 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 29 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 28 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 24 (6.02%) SQL Server
5 12 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (2.26%) Big Data
6 9 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.75%) QGIS
7 7 (1.75%) QlikView
8 6 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.50%) Pentaho
8 6 (1.50%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.00%) Power BI
9 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.75%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.75%) MS Access
10 3 (0.75%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 30 (7.52%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.26%) JIRA
4 3 (0.75%) Maven
4 3 (0.75%) Subversion
5 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.50%) JUnit
5 2 (0.50%) NUnit
5 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.25%) Ant
6 1 (0.25%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.25%) Gradle
6 1 (0.25%) Grunt
6 1 (0.25%) gulp
6 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.25%) Mocha
6 1 (0.25%) Mockito
6 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.25%) SonarQube
General
1 169 (42.36%) Finance
2 60 (15.04%) Marketing
3 54 (13.53%) Legal
4 30 (7.52%) Telecoms
5 28 (7.02%) Banking
6 18 (4.51%) Financial Institution
7 15 (3.76%) Front Office
8 10 (2.51%) Retail
9 9 (2.26%) Back Office
9 9 (2.26%) Billing
9 9 (2.26%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.00%) Law
11 4 (1.00%) Publishing
12 3 (0.75%) Local Government
12 3 (0.75%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.50%) Advertising
13 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.25%) Electronics
14 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 73 (18.30%) Project Manager
2 64 (16.04%) Developer
3 63 (15.79%) Architect
4 43 (10.78%) Analyst
5 40 (10.03%) Consultant
6 30 (7.52%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (7.27%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 27 (6.77%) Business Analyst
9 25 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (4.51%) SQL Developer
11 17 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
11 17 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 17 (4.26%) PL/SQL Developer
12 13 (3.26%) Report Developer
13 12 (3.01%) Oracle Reports Developer
14 11 (2.76%) Data Analyst
14 11 (2.76%) Programme Manager
14 11 (2.76%) Security Architect
14 11 (2.76%) Technical Architect
15 10 (2.51%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (11.28%) XML
2 26 (6.52%) .NET
3 15 (3.76%) HTML
4 13 (3.26%) J2EE
5 11 (2.76%) CSS
6 10 (2.51%) Servlets
7 9 (2.26%) JSP
8 8 (2.01%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.01%) Web Services
9 7 (1.75%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.75%) HTML5
10 6 (1.50%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.50%) Backbone.js
11 5 (1.25%) CSS3
11 5 (1.25%) React
11 5 (1.25%) RESTful
12 4 (1.00%) Middleware
12 4 (1.00%) SOAP
13 3 (0.75%) WCF
13 3 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 20 (5.01%) User Experience
5 15 (3.76%) PMI
5 15 (3.76%) Visualisation
6 13 (3.26%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.51%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.51%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.26%) Social Media
9 7 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (1.75%) Smartcard
10 6 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (1.50%) IPTV
11 5 (1.25%) Digital TV
12 4 (1.00%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.00%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.00%) Statistics
12 4 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.27%) Unix
2 15 (3.76%) Windows
3 4 (1.00%) Linux
4 2 (0.50%) AIX
4 2 (0.50%) Android
4 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (27.57%) Project Management
2 67 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (13.03%) Business Analysis
4 50 (12.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (11.53%) CRM
6 38 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (9.27%) Presales
8 31 (7.77%) Service Management
9 30 (7.52%) ITIL
10 29 (7.27%) PRINCE2
10 29 (7.27%) System Testing
11 27 (6.77%) Migration
12 24 (6.02%) Analytics
12 24 (6.02%) Risk Management
13 22 (5.51%) Change Management
14 21 (5.26%) B2B
15 20 (5.01%) Software Engineering
16 19 (4.76%) TOGAF
17 18 (4.51%) Data Analysis
17 18 (4.51%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 69 (17.29%) SQL
2 30 (7.52%) Shell Script
3 29 (7.27%) PL/SQL
4 26 (6.52%) Java
5 23 (5.76%) C#
6 21 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.25%) VBA
8 4 (1.00%) C
8 4 (1.00%) PHP
9 3 (0.75%) C++
10 2 (0.50%) Tcl
10 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.50%) VB
11 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.25%) C-shell
11 1 (0.25%) Groovy
11 1 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (18.55%) Degree
2 56 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 34 (8.52%) PMI Certification
4 32 (8.02%) SC Cleared
5 23 (5.76%) PMP
6 11 (2.76%) CISSP
7 8 (2.01%) CCIE
7 8 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.01%) MBA
8 7 (1.75%) CISA
8 7 (1.75%) CISM
9 6 (1.50%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.50%) IISP
10 5 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.25%) Chartered Engineer
11 4 (1.00%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (0.75%) APMP
12 3 (0.75%) GCIH
12 3 (0.75%) ISEB
12 3 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.76%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.50%) ISAE 3402
4 6 (1.50%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.50%) ISO27005
4 6 (1.50%) QA
5 5 (1.25%) SLA
6 2 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.50%) MiFID
7 1 (0.25%) Basel II
7 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.75%) QRadar
2 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (15.79%) Oracle
2 53 (13.28%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.76%) SAP
4 18 (4.51%) HP
5 16 (4.01%) Cisco
5 16 (4.01%) IBM
6 14 (3.51%) Tableau
7 11 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.26%) BEA
9 6 (1.50%) ArcSight
9 6 (1.50%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.50%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (1.50%) Greenplum
9 6 (1.50%) Intel Security
9 6 (1.50%) Qualys
9 6 (1.50%) Tripwire
10 5 (1.25%) Adobe
11 4 (1.00%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.00%) Cognos
11 4 (1.00%) Sybase
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