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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 323 328 321
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Development 92 102 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.52% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 55
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£450 £415 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -15.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £595 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £145.00 £12.00 £45.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1108.33% -73.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £18.88 £26.60
% change year-on-year
+118.54% -29.02%
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
19054 19489 19712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.56% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13487 13636 13293
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 230 375
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.93 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -35.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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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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 +29 23 £500 +11.11% 33
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 2
Ealing - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 73 (43.98%) Finance
2 47 (28.31%) Project Management
3 45 (27.11%) Degree
4 42 (25.30%) Marketing
5 35 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (21.08%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (15.06%) Banking
7 20 (12.05%) Oracle
8 17 (10.24%) PRINCE2
8 17 (10.24%) CRM
8 17 (10.24%) User Experience
9 16 (9.64%) Business Analysis
10 14 (8.43%) Change Management
10 14 (8.43%) MS Excel
10 14 (8.43%) UML
11 13 (7.83%) Microsoft
11 13 (7.83%) Retail
12 12 (7.23%) Analytics
13 11 (6.63%) Management Information System
13 11 (6.63%) Migration
13 11 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (6.02%) Telecoms
14 10 (6.02%) MS Office
14 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
14 10 (6.02%) SQL
14 10 (6.02%) SharePoint
14 10 (6.02%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (5.42%) ITIL
15 9 (5.42%) Publishing

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 10 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.01%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (2.41%) CMS
4 2 (1.20%) Confluence
4 2 (1.20%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.60%) SAS
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.02%) MS Office
3 8 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.01%) MS Project
5 4 (2.41%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
7 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Loan IQ
2 2 (1.20%) Magento
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) Intranet
2 4 (2.41%) FTP
3 3 (1.81%) Internet
3 3 (1.81%) LAN
3 3 (1.81%) WAN
4 2 (1.20%) Extranet
5 1 (0.60%) DWDM
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
5 1 (0.60%) VPN
5 1 (0.60%) SSL
5 1 (0.60%) SAN
5 1 (0.60%) CTI
5 1 (0.60%) SDH
5 1 (0.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.81%) MS Access
5 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.20%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.20%) Big Data
5 2 (1.20%) MySQL
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.60%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.60%) DataStage
6 1 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (2.41%) JIRA
1 4 (2.41%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.20%) Subversion
3 1 (0.60%) Maven
3 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.60%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.60%) Ant
3 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 73 (43.98%) Finance
2 42 (25.30%) Marketing
3 25 (15.06%) Banking
4 13 (7.83%) Retail
5 10 (6.02%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.42%) Publishing
7 8 (4.82%) Front Office
8 7 (4.22%) Law
9 5 (3.01%) Advertising
9 5 (3.01%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.81%) Games
10 3 (1.81%) Billing
11 2 (1.20%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (1.20%) Multimedia
11 2 (1.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.60%) Electronics
12 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.60%) Legal
12 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (22.29%) Analyst
2 24 (14.46%) Business Analyst
2 24 (14.46%) Consultant
3 20 (12.05%) Architect
4 12 (7.23%) Project Manager
4 12 (7.23%) Business Manager
5 11 (6.63%) Development Manager
6 9 (5.42%) Developer
6 9 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (4.82%) Business Development Manager
7 8 (4.82%) Designer
8 6 (3.61%) User Experience Designer
8 6 (3.61%) Administrator
8 6 (3.61%) Sales Consultant
9 5 (3.01%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.01%) Project Analyst
9 5 (3.01%) Senior Designer
10 4 (2.41%) Marketing Consultant
10 4 (2.41%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 4 (2.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.82%) HTML
2 7 (4.22%) CSS
3 6 (3.61%) XML
4 4 (2.41%) REST
5 3 (1.81%) Middleware
5 3 (1.81%) jQuery
6 2 (1.20%) XSLT
6 2 (1.20%) SOAP
6 2 (1.20%) .NET
6 2 (1.20%) CGI
6 2 (1.20%) Rendezvous
6 2 (1.20%) HTML5
6 2 (1.20%) Sass
7 1 (0.60%) LESS
7 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.60%) CSS3
7 1 (0.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.08%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.24%) User Experience
3 11 (6.63%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.61%) Social Media
5 5 (3.01%) PMI
6 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.81%) BBC
7 3 (1.81%) Equities
7 3 (1.81%) Kindle
7 3 (1.81%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.81%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.81%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.20%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (1.20%) Blog
8 2 (1.20%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.20%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.20%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.82%) UNIX
2 6 (3.61%) Linux
3 4 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (28.31%) Project Management
2 35 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.24%) PRINCE2
3 17 (10.24%) CRM
4 16 (9.64%) Business Analysis
5 14 (8.43%) UML
5 14 (8.43%) Change Management
6 12 (7.23%) Analytics
7 11 (6.63%) Migration
7 11 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.02%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.42%) ITIL
9 9 (5.42%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (5.42%) Programme Management
9 9 (5.42%) Use Case
10 8 (4.82%) Coaching
10 8 (4.82%) RUP
11 7 (4.22%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.02%) SQL
2 7 (4.22%) C#
3 4 (2.41%) Java
3 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.20%) Perl
4 2 (1.20%) PHP
4 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.20%) Python
5 1 (0.60%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 45 (27.11%) Degree
2 6 (3.61%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.41%) ISEB
3 4 (2.41%) PMP
4 3 (1.81%) IIBA
4 3 (1.81%) CBAP
4 3 (1.81%) ACCA
4 3 (1.81%) CIMA
4 3 (1.81%) MBA
4 3 (1.81%) CAPM
5 2 (1.20%) CISA
5 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.60%) CISSP
6 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) SLA
3 3 (1.81%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.81%) P3O
3 3 (1.81%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) Basel III
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.60%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (0.60%) Puppet
1 1 (0.60%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 20 (12.05%) Oracle
2 13 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.61%) Adobe
5 5 (3.01%) SAP
5 5 (3.01%) Reuters
6 4 (2.41%) Twitter
6 4 (2.41%) Calypso
6 4 (2.41%) SunGard
7 2 (1.20%) HP
7 2 (1.20%) Citrix
7 2 (1.20%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.20%) Misys
7 2 (1.20%) Informatica
7 2 (1.20%) Apple
7 2 (1.20%) IBM
7 2 (1.20%) VMware
8 1 (0.60%) Omniture
8 1 (0.60%) Huawei
8 1 (0.60%) Fortinet
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