The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 94 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Development 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.24% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £275 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -52.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £8.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £47.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-52.63% +331.81%
Business Development
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1206 917 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.35% 72.89% 71.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 475 333
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 36
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.63 £24.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -32.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.64 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.00 £61.00
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 Manchester

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Business Development
North West

Business Development
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Business Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft