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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank 351 335 306
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -29
Contract jobs citing Business Development 74 88 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.47% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 57 40
Average daily rate
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£513 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £656 £650 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £8.50 £145.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-94.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.16 £55.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +84.87%
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
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 -18 7 £550 +23.94% 36
Ilford - 5 £425 -
Uxbridge - 1 £200 - 1
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 66 (41.77%) Finance
2 51 (32.28%) Project Management
3 37 (23.42%) Banking
3 37 (23.42%) Degree
4 28 (17.72%) Analytics
5 27 (17.09%) Marketing
5 27 (17.09%) MS Excel
6 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (13.92%) Retail
8 21 (13.29%) CRM
8 21 (13.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 19 (12.03%) Java
9 19 (12.03%) SQL
10 16 (10.13%) MS Office
10 16 (10.13%) Migration
11 15 (9.49%) Legal
11 15 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (9.49%) Oracle
11 15 (9.49%) Six Sigma
12 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
12 14 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (8.23%) SQL Server
13 13 (8.23%) Service Delivery
13 13 (8.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (8.23%) Target Operating Model
14 12 (7.59%) SDLC
14 12 (7.59%) Data Analytics
14 12 (7.59%) Investment Banking
14 12 (7.59%) Web Services
14 12 (7.59%) Data Warehouse

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (6.33%) SharePoint
1 10 (6.33%) SAS
2 5 (3.16%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.53%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.53%) MTS
3 4 (2.53%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.27%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
6 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 21 (13.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (10.13%) MS Office
4 8 (5.06%) MS Project
5 6 (3.80%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.53%) SPSS
7 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.63%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.63%) ACBS
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.27%) Force.com
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.96%) Firewall
1 11 (6.96%) Wireless
2 10 (6.33%) Cisco ISE
3 9 (5.70%) Internet
4 5 (3.16%) VLAN
4 5 (3.16%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.53%) Extranet
6 2 (1.27%) GSM
7 1 (0.63%) LAN
7 1 (0.63%) WAN
7 1 (0.63%) HTTP
7 1 (0.63%) SNA
7 1 (0.63%) DNS
7 1 (0.63%) IPv4
7 1 (0.63%) MPLS
7 1 (0.63%) OSPF
7 1 (0.63%) BGP
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.63%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.70%) Big Data
4 8 (5.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.16%) MS Access
5 5 (3.16%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.16%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.53%) HBase
7 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.90%) Sqoop
8 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.27%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.27%) Ingres
8 2 (1.27%) DB2
8 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.27%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.27%) RequisitePro
1 2 (1.27%) Rational Robot
1 2 (1.27%) Subversion
1 2 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (1.27%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.27%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.63%) JUnit
2 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.63%) Maven
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.63%) ClearQuest
General
1 66 (41.77%) Finance
2 37 (23.42%) Banking
3 27 (17.09%) Marketing
4 22 (13.92%) Retail
5 15 (9.49%) Legal
6 12 (7.59%) Investment Banking
7 11 (6.96%) Telecoms
8 9 (5.70%) Retail Banking
9 8 (5.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (4.43%) Automotive
11 3 (1.90%) Back Office
11 3 (1.90%) Billing
12 2 (1.27%) Front Office
12 2 (1.27%) Law
13 1 (0.63%) Publishing
13 1 (0.63%) Local Government
13 1 (0.63%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.63%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (17.09%) Project Manager
2 23 (14.56%) Consultant
2 23 (14.56%) Analyst
3 15 (9.49%) Architect
4 13 (8.23%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.59%) Developer
6 11 (6.96%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (6.96%) Senior Manager
7 9 (5.70%) Security Consultant
7 9 (5.70%) Senior Security Consultant
8 7 (4.43%) Business Consultant
9 6 (3.80%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.80%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.80%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.16%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Data Manager
10 5 (3.16%) Marketing Manager
11 4 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.53%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.59%) Web Services
2 7 (4.43%) .NET
3 6 (3.80%) HTML
4 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.16%) XML
4 5 (3.16%) CSS
4 5 (3.16%) SOAP
4 5 (3.16%) Spring
5 4 (2.53%) Middleware
5 4 (2.53%) HTML5
6 3 (1.90%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.90%) Velocity
7 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.27%) jQuery
7 2 (1.27%) REST
7 2 (1.27%) CSS3
8 1 (0.63%) D3.js
8 1 (0.63%) Sass
8 1 (0.63%) LESS
8 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.96%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.43%) Fixed Income
4 7 (4.43%) User Experience
5 6 (3.80%) Statistics
6 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.53%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.90%) PMI
7 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.90%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.27%) Clustering
8 2 (1.27%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.27%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.27%) Social Media
9 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.06%) Windows
2 6 (3.80%) UNIX
3 5 (3.16%) Linux
4 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.28%) Project Management
2 28 (17.72%) Analytics
3 21 (13.29%) CRM
4 16 (10.13%) Migration
5 15 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (9.49%) Six Sigma
6 13 (8.23%) Service Delivery
6 13 (8.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (8.23%) Target Operating Model
7 12 (7.59%) SDLC
7 12 (7.59%) Data Analytics
8 11 (6.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (6.96%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.33%) ITIL
9 10 (6.33%) Data Modelling
9 10 (6.33%) Network Planning
9 10 (6.33%) Business Analysis
9 10 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (5.70%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (5.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.03%) Java
1 19 (12.03%) SQL
2 5 (3.16%) Python
2 5 (3.16%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.16%) C#
2 5 (3.16%) R
3 4 (2.53%) C
4 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.27%) PHP
5 2 (1.27%) C++
5 2 (1.27%) SOQL
5 2 (1.27%) SOSL
5 2 (1.27%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.27%) Scala
5 2 (1.27%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.63%) Spark SQL
6 1 (0.63%) Perl
6 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (23.42%) Degree
2 14 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.96%) MBA
4 10 (6.33%) CCNP
4 10 (6.33%) CISSP
5 9 (5.70%) Postgraduate
6 5 (3.16%) PMP
6 5 (3.16%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.53%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.53%) CCNA
8 2 (1.27%) CIMA
9 1 (0.63%) ACCA
9 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) IIBA
9 1 (0.63%) CBAP
9 1 (0.63%) ISEB
9 1 (0.63%) CCIE
9 1 (0.63%) OCP
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) QA
2 8 (5.06%) SLA
3 2 (1.27%) P3O
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) FATCA
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.90%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.27%) Ansible
2 2 (1.27%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (9.49%) Oracle
2 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.59%) Cisco
4 7 (4.43%) Informatica
5 5 (3.16%) Mantas
5 5 (3.16%) Actimize
5 5 (3.16%) Norkom
6 4 (2.53%) Google
6 4 (2.53%) Tradeweb
6 4 (2.53%) eSpeed
6 4 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.53%) Bloomberg
6 4 (2.53%) IBM
7 3 (1.90%) HP
7 3 (1.90%) VMware
7 3 (1.90%) ION Trading
8 2 (1.27%) Teradata
8 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.27%) SAP
8 2 (1.27%) Cognos
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