The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 44 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Business Development 16 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.38% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -59.09%
Business Development
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
345 173 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 72.78% 69.20% 67.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 85 90
Average daily rate £350 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 2
Average hourly rate £170.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+750.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Development across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 3 £313 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £325 -
Business Development
South East

Business Development
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Business Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Development.

1 16 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 16 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 16 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 16 (100.00%) System Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Business Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
2 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL Developer
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle