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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 345 329 309
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Contract jobs citing Business Development 66 77 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.34% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.43% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 55 37
Average daily rate
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£525 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £598 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £8.50 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £55.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-59.54% +80.32%
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
18011 18102 18653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.78% 79.00% 78.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12843 12763 12895
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 229 282
Average hourly rate £22.18 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.30 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.30 £50.00 £56.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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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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 -12 6 £650 +50.72% 57
Ilford - 4 £475 -
Uxbridge - 1 £200 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £390 -
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 76 (45.78%) Finance
2 54 (32.53%) Project Management
3 43 (25.90%) Degree
4 36 (21.69%) Banking
5 29 (17.47%) MS Excel
6 28 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (15.66%) Marketing
7 26 (15.66%) Analytics
8 25 (15.06%) SQL
9 24 (14.46%) Java
10 21 (12.65%) Retail
10 21 (12.65%) MS PowerPoint
11 20 (12.05%) MS Office
12 19 (11.45%) SDLC
13 18 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (10.24%) Oracle
15 15 (9.04%) CRM
15 15 (9.04%) Legal
16 14 (8.43%) Microsoft
17 13 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (7.83%) Six Sigma
17 13 (7.83%) E-Commerce
17 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
17 13 (7.83%) MS Project
17 13 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (7.83%) Data Centre
18 12 (7.23%) Target Operating Model
18 12 (7.23%) Data Analytics
18 12 (7.23%) QA
18 12 (7.23%) ITIL

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (6.63%) SAS
2 9 (5.42%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.01%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.41%) MTS
4 4 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.41%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.81%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.81%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.60%) Lync
7 1 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) Mule
7 1 (0.60%) WordPress
7 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 29 (17.47%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (12.05%) MS Office
4 13 (7.83%) MS Project
5 7 (4.22%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.41%) SPSS
7 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.60%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.60%) ACBS
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.20%) Force.com
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) Firewall
1 11 (6.63%) Wireless
2 9 (5.42%) Cisco ISE
2 9 (5.42%) Internet
3 5 (3.01%) VLAN
3 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.41%) Extranet
5 2 (1.20%) SNA
5 2 (1.20%) GSM
6 1 (0.60%) LAN
6 1 (0.60%) WAN
6 1 (0.60%) HTTP
6 1 (0.60%) DNS
6 1 (0.60%) IPv4
6 1 (0.60%) MPLS
6 1 (0.60%) OSPF
6 1 (0.60%) BGP
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.60%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.42%) Big Data
3 8 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.01%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.01%) MS Access
5 5 (3.01%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.01%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.41%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.81%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.81%) HBase
7 3 (1.81%) Sqoop
8 2 (1.20%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.20%) Impala
8 2 (1.20%) Ingres
8 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.81%) ClearQuest
2 3 (1.81%) JUnit
2 3 (1.81%) Maven
3 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.20%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.20%) RequisitePro
3 2 (1.20%) Rational Robot
3 2 (1.20%) Subversion
3 2 (1.20%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (1.20%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
4 1 (0.60%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (45.78%) Finance
2 36 (21.69%) Banking
3 26 (15.66%) Marketing
4 21 (12.65%) Retail
5 15 (9.04%) Legal
6 12 (7.23%) Telecoms
6 12 (7.23%) Investment Banking
7 9 (5.42%) Retail Banking
8 8 (4.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (4.22%) Automotive
10 6 (3.61%) Billing
11 4 (2.41%) Back Office
12 3 (1.81%) Publishing
13 2 (1.20%) Law
13 2 (1.20%) Front Office
14 1 (0.60%) Local Government
14 1 (0.60%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.60%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.60%) French Language
14 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (16.87%) Project Manager
2 22 (13.25%) Analyst
2 22 (13.25%) Consultant
3 16 (9.64%) Architect
4 15 (9.04%) Developer
5 11 (6.63%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.02%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (6.02%) Senior Manager
7 8 (4.82%) Security Consultant
7 8 (4.82%) Senior Security Consultant
8 7 (4.22%) Business Consultant
8 7 (4.22%) Applications Support
8 7 (4.22%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (3.61%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.01%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.01%) Product Manager
10 5 (3.01%) Data Manager
11 4 (2.41%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.63%) Web Services
2 8 (4.82%) XML
2 8 (4.82%) HTML
3 7 (4.22%) .NET
3 7 (4.22%) Spring
3 7 (4.22%) SOAP
4 6 (3.61%) CSS
5 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.01%) HTML5
6 4 (2.41%) REST
6 4 (2.41%) Middleware
7 3 (1.81%) XML Messaging
7 3 (1.81%) JTA
7 3 (1.81%) XSD
7 3 (1.81%) XSL
7 3 (1.81%) JMS
7 3 (1.81%) JPA
7 3 (1.81%) Java EE
7 3 (1.81%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.83%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.22%) Fixed Income
4 7 (4.22%) User Experience
5 6 (3.61%) Statistics
5 6 (3.61%) Biometrics
6 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.81%) PMI
6 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.81%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.81%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.81%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.20%) Social Network
7 2 (1.20%) Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.60%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.82%) Windows
2 7 (4.22%) UNIX
3 6 (3.61%) Linux
4 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.53%) Project Management
2 26 (15.66%) Analytics
3 19 (11.45%) SDLC
4 18 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (9.04%) CRM
6 13 (7.83%) E-Commerce
6 13 (7.83%) Six Sigma
6 13 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (7.23%) Data Analytics
7 12 (7.23%) ITIL
7 12 (7.23%) Service Delivery
7 12 (7.23%) Target Operating Model
8 11 (6.63%) OO
8 11 (6.63%) Migration
9 10 (6.02%) Business Analysis
9 10 (6.02%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.42%) Resource Management
10 9 (5.42%) Lean Six Sigma
10 9 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.06%) SQL
2 24 (14.46%) Java
3 6 (3.61%) C++
3 6 (3.61%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.01%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.01%) C
4 5 (3.01%) C#
4 5 (3.01%) Python
5 4 (2.41%) R
6 3 (1.81%) MATLAB
6 3 (1.81%) Scala
7 2 (1.20%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.20%) SOQL
7 2 (1.20%) SOSL
7 2 (1.20%) Spark SQL
8 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (25.90%) Degree
2 13 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (7.23%) MBA
4 11 (6.63%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.02%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.42%) CISSP
6 9 (5.42%) Postgraduate
6 9 (5.42%) CCNP
7 5 (3.01%) PMP
8 4 (2.41%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.41%) CCNA
9 3 (1.81%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.20%) CIMA
11 1 (0.60%) ACCA
11 1 (0.60%) IIBA
11 1 (0.60%) CBAP
11 1 (0.60%) CCIE
11 1 (0.60%) OCP
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.23%) QA
2 6 (3.61%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) P3O
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.60%) FATCA
4 1 (0.60%) GAAP
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.81%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.20%) Ansible
2 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (10.24%) Oracle
2 14 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.23%) Cisco
4 5 (3.01%) Mantas
4 5 (3.01%) Actimize
4 5 (3.01%) Google
4 5 (3.01%) Norkom
5 4 (2.41%) Tradeweb
5 4 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.41%) Bloomberg
5 4 (2.41%) eSpeed
5 4 (2.41%) IBM
6 3 (1.81%) HP
6 3 (1.81%) Informatica
6 3 (1.81%) VMware
6 3 (1.81%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.20%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.20%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.20%) Palantir
7 2 (1.20%) Sitecore
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