The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 337 328 339
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Development 75 61 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 43
Average daily rate £388 £550 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +16.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £700 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £330 £336
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 £11.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+365.90% -72.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Development
England

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 18 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 16 £419 -14.10% 42
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - - 1
Barnet - - - -
Brentford - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 54 (35.76%) Finance
2 33 (21.85%) Marketing
3 29 (19.21%) Banking
4 28 (18.54%) Degree
5 27 (17.88%) Project Management
6 21 (13.91%) Migration
7 19 (12.58%) Oracle
8 17 (11.26%) MS Excel
8 17 (11.26%) Time Management
9 15 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (9.27%) Microsoft
11 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
11 13 (8.61%) SQL
11 13 (8.61%) Law
12 11 (7.28%) Windows
12 11 (7.28%) RUP
12 11 (7.28%) Data Modelling
12 11 (7.28%) TOGAF
12 11 (7.28%) Change Management
13 10 (6.62%) Management Information System
13 10 (6.62%) Telecoms
13 10 (6.62%) Scrum
13 10 (6.62%) UML
13 10 (6.62%) Product Management
14 9 (5.96%) ITIL
14 9 (5.96%) PRINCE2
14 9 (5.96%) B2B
14 9 (5.96%) SQL Server
14 9 (5.96%) Retail
14 9 (5.96%) Data Security

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (1.99%) CMS
2 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) Apache
2 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.32%) Node.js
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.66%) Confluence
3 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.66%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.66%) Documentum
3 1 (0.66%) SAS
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (11.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.31%) MS Office
4 4 (2.65%) MS Project
4 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.66%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.66%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.66%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.66%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) DWDM
1 6 (3.97%) SDH
2 4 (2.65%) HTTP
3 2 (1.32%) LDAP
4 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.65%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.65%) Big Data
4 3 (1.99%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.99%) MySQL
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.32%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.32%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.32%) Redis
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (2.65%) MSI
2 3 (1.99%) JUnit
3 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.32%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (1.32%) Mocha
4 1 (0.66%) Mockito
4 1 (0.66%) JProfiler
4 1 (0.66%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.66%) Selenium
4 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (35.76%) Finance
2 33 (21.85%) Marketing
3 29 (19.21%) Banking
4 13 (8.61%) Law
5 10 (6.62%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.96%) Retail
7 8 (5.30%) Legal
7 8 (5.30%) Investment Banking
8 7 (4.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (3.97%) Publishing
10 5 (3.31%) Games
10 5 (3.31%) Back Office
11 4 (2.65%) Front Office
12 3 (1.99%) German Language
13 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
13 2 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.66%) French Language
14 1 (0.66%) Local Government
14 1 (0.66%) Billing
14 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (17.22%) Analyst
2 19 (12.58%) Business Analyst
2 19 (12.58%) Architect
3 15 (9.93%) Consultant
4 12 (7.95%) Business Manager
4 12 (7.95%) Development Manager
4 12 (7.95%) Project Manager
5 10 (6.62%) Product Manager
6 9 (5.96%) Business Development Manager
7 7 (4.64%) Data Architect
8 6 (3.97%) Design Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) Network Design Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) Network Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) Designer
9 5 (3.31%) User Experience Designer
10 4 (2.65%) SAP Consultant
10 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (2.65%) Head of IT
10 4 (2.65%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.65%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) Middleware
2 6 (3.97%) J2EE
3 5 (3.31%) REST
3 5 (3.31%) XML
4 4 (2.65%) HTML
4 4 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.99%) HTML5
5 3 (1.99%) jQuery
5 3 (1.99%) Rendezvous
5 3 (1.99%) Web Services
5 3 (1.99%) CSS
5 3 (1.99%) Spring
6 2 (1.32%) Ajax
6 2 (1.32%) JDBC
6 2 (1.32%) JSP
6 2 (1.32%) XSL
6 2 (1.32%) XSLT
6 2 (1.32%) Flash
6 2 (1.32%) Apache Flex
6 2 (1.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.30%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.65%) PMI
3 4 (2.65%) Online Games
3 4 (2.65%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.65%) Open Source
3 4 (2.65%) Social Media
3 4 (2.65%) Linked Data
4 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.99%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.99%) Equities
5 2 (1.32%) W3C
5 2 (1.32%) iPad
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.66%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.66%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.66%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.28%) Windows
2 7 (4.64%) Linux
3 6 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.65%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.88%) Project Management
2 21 (13.91%) Migration
3 17 (11.26%) Time Management
4 15 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
6 11 (7.28%) RUP
6 11 (7.28%) Data Modelling
6 11 (7.28%) TOGAF
6 11 (7.28%) Change Management
7 10 (6.62%) Scrum
7 10 (6.62%) UML
7 10 (6.62%) Product Management
8 9 (5.96%) ITIL
8 9 (5.96%) PRINCE2
8 9 (5.96%) B2B
8 9 (5.96%) Data Security
9 8 (5.30%) Validation
9 8 (5.30%) Asset Management
9 8 (5.30%) Analytics
10 7 (4.64%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.61%) SQL
2 7 (4.64%) Java
3 4 (2.65%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.65%) C
3 4 (2.65%) VB
4 3 (1.99%) Python
4 3 (1.99%) COBOL
4 3 (1.99%) Perl
5 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.66%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.66%) Tcl
6 1 (0.66%) ABAP
6 1 (0.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (18.54%) Degree
2 4 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (2.65%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.99%) PMP
4 1 (0.66%) PgMP
4 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) ISEB
4 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.64%) SLA
2 3 (1.99%) BS25999
2 3 (1.99%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) EMIR
4 1 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.66%) FATCA
4 1 (0.66%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.66%) MiFID
4 1 (0.66%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (2.65%) VMware ESX
1 4 (2.65%) XenServer
1 4 (2.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.66%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (12.58%) Oracle
2 14 (9.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.30%) VMware
3 8 (5.30%) SAP
4 6 (3.97%) Huawei
4 6 (3.97%) Ericsson
5 4 (2.65%) Altiris
5 4 (2.65%) JDA
5 4 (2.65%) Adobe
5 4 (2.65%) Citrix
5 4 (2.65%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.99%) Nimsoft
6 3 (1.99%) CA
6 3 (1.99%) HP
6 3 (1.99%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.32%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.32%) Actimize
7 2 (1.32%) Cognos
7 2 (1.32%) IBM
7 2 (1.32%) SmartStream
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £388 - £400 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £380 - £400 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago