The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 308 326 322
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Development 94 78 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 36 22
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £308 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £33.47 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £47.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-52.63% +331.81%
Business Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16791 17576 15878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.53% 78.45% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11824 12256 11182
Average daily rate £450 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 237 215
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in London

Business Development
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in London

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in London

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
City of London +22 20 £400 -15.78% 41
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Bromley - 1 £500 -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Mitcham - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 82 (48.81%) Finance
2 49 (29.17%) Project Management
3 45 (26.79%) Degree
4 33 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 26 (15.48%) Security Cleared
7 24 (14.29%) Java
8 23 (13.69%) MS Office
8 23 (13.69%) Service Delivery
9 22 (13.10%) SQL
9 22 (13.10%) Time Management
10 21 (12.50%) Marketing
11 20 (11.90%) Oracle
11 20 (11.90%) QA
12 19 (11.31%) SC Cleared
13 18 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (10.71%) ITIL
14 17 (10.12%) Banking
14 17 (10.12%) MS PowerPoint
15 16 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (8.33%) E-Commerce
16 14 (8.33%) Analytics
17 13 (7.74%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (7.74%) PRINCE2
18 12 (7.14%) Cisco
18 12 (7.14%) Microsoft
18 12 (7.14%) MS Project
18 12 (7.14%) MS Visio
19 11 (6.55%) B2B
19 11 (6.55%) Legal

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.76%) SAS
2 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.19%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.19%) Mule
4 2 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) MTS
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.60%) Lync
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 23 (13.69%) MS Office
3 17 (10.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (7.14%) MS Project
4 12 (7.14%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.38%) SPSS
6 2 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.19%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Payroll
2 3 (1.79%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.60%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.79%) SaaS
3 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) Wireless
2 9 (5.36%) Firewall
3 7 (4.17%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (2.98%) VLAN
5 4 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.38%) Internet
6 3 (1.79%) Extranet
7 2 (1.19%) SNA
7 2 (1.19%) MPLS
8 1 (0.60%) OSPF
8 1 (0.60%) BGP
8 1 (0.60%) IPv4
8 1 (0.60%) DNS
8 1 (0.60%) VPN
8 1 (0.60%) LAN
8 1 (0.60%) WAN
8 1 (0.60%) SSH
8 1 (0.60%) MVNO
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.60%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.17%) Big Data
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.98%) DB2
3 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.79%) Sqoop
4 3 (1.79%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.79%) Apache Hive
4 3 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.19%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.19%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.19%) Impala
5 2 (1.19%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.60%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.38%) Maven
1 4 (2.38%) JUnit
2 3 (1.79%) RequisitePro
2 3 (1.79%) ClearQuest
2 3 (1.79%) Rational Robot
2 3 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.79%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.79%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.79%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (1.19%) JIRA
3 2 (1.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.60%) Subversion
4 1 (0.60%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 82 (48.81%) Finance
2 21 (12.50%) Marketing
3 17 (10.12%) Banking
4 11 (6.55%) Legal
5 6 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.57%) Publishing
5 6 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.57%) Retail
5 6 (3.57%) Billing
6 2 (1.19%) Local Government
6 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.19%) Law
6 2 (1.19%) Electronics
6 2 (1.19%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) French Language
7 1 (0.60%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (14.29%) Analyst
2 22 (13.10%) Architect
3 21 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 20 (11.90%) Consultant
5 15 (8.93%) Developer
6 13 (7.74%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.55%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.17%) Product Manager
9 6 (3.57%) Development Manager
9 6 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
9 6 (3.57%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.57%) Business Manager
10 5 (2.98%) Service Manager
10 5 (2.98%) Business Consultant
10 5 (2.98%) Programme Director
10 5 (2.98%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (2.98%) Services Delivery Manager
11 4 (2.38%) Oracle Architect
11 4 (2.38%) Business Change Consultant
11 4 (2.38%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.95%) Web Services
1 10 (5.95%) XML
2 9 (5.36%) HTML
3 8 (4.76%) Spring
3 8 (4.76%) SOAP
4 7 (4.17%) CSS
4 7 (4.17%) HTML5
5 5 (2.98%) J2EE
5 5 (2.98%) REST
5 5 (2.98%) CSS3
6 4 (2.38%) Java EE
6 4 (2.38%) jQuery
6 4 (2.38%) JPA
6 4 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.38%) XML Messaging
6 4 (2.38%) JTA
6 4 (2.38%) XSD
6 4 (2.38%) XSL
6 4 (2.38%) JMS
7 3 (1.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Biometrics
2 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.98%) User Experience
3 5 (2.98%) Smartphone
4 3 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.79%) Social Media
4 3 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.79%) Open Source
4 3 (1.79%) Reference Data
4 3 (1.79%) Statistics
5 2 (1.19%) Social Network
5 2 (1.19%) iPad
5 2 (1.19%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.19%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.19%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.36%) Windows
2 6 (3.57%) Linux
3 4 (2.38%) UNIX
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.19%) Android
5 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.19%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.17%) Project Management
2 23 (13.69%) Service Delivery
3 22 (13.10%) Time Management
4 18 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.71%) ITIL
5 16 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 14 (8.33%) Analytics
7 13 (7.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (7.74%) PRINCE2
8 11 (6.55%) B2B
8 11 (6.55%) Business Analysis
9 10 (5.95%) Resource Management
10 9 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (4.76%) Service Management
11 8 (4.76%) OO
12 7 (4.17%) UML
12 7 (4.17%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.29%) Java
2 22 (13.10%) SQL
3 8 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 7 (4.17%) C++
4 7 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.98%) C
6 4 (2.38%) Python
7 3 (1.79%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.19%) Scala
8 2 (1.19%) PHP
8 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.60%) VBA
9 1 (0.60%) C#
9 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (26.79%) Degree
2 26 (15.48%) Security Cleared
3 19 (11.31%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.95%) CISSP
4 10 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.17%) CCNP
5 7 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.57%) ISEB
7 3 (1.79%) CCNA
7 3 (1.79%) MBA
8 2 (1.19%) PMP
9 1 (0.60%) OCP
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.60%) HND
9 1 (0.60%) CIMA
9 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.60%) IIBA
9 1 (0.60%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.90%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) P3O
3 1 (0.60%) GAAP
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.79%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) XenApp
4 1 (0.60%) XenServer
4 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) WSUS
2 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.60%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (11.90%) Oracle
2 12 (7.14%) Cisco
2 12 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.76%) IBM
4 7 (4.17%) HP
4 7 (4.17%) Google
5 6 (3.57%) SAP
6 4 (2.38%) VMware
6 4 (2.38%) Citrix
7 2 (1.19%) Norkom
7 2 (1.19%) Omniture
7 2 (1.19%) Huawei
7 2 (1.19%) Mantas
7 2 (1.19%) Actimize
7 2 (1.19%) Palantir
8 1 (0.60%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.60%) Symantec
8 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) eSpeed
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago