The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 148 138 128
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Development 13 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
Median daily rate £400 £325 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £322 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £51.25
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -56.09%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3190 2844 2281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.82% 77.39% 75.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1979 1633 1202
Median daily rate £423 £399 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 134 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.00 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Business Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 8 £380 +16.92% 17
Lancashire 0 2 £400 +25.27% 1
Cheshire -10 1 - - 5
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Validation
4 5 (21.74%) Requirements Management
4 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
4 5 (21.74%) User Experience
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (13.04%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) APMP
7 2 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) HP
7 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.35%) Content Management
8 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (4.35%) PKI

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) ATM
1 1 (4.35%) GSM
1 1 (4.35%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) International Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Change Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Change Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Information Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Change Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) EMV Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) ERP Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Information Systems Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Public Sector Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
1 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Contactless
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) EMV
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) Validation
3 5 (21.74%) Requirements Management
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.35%) Coaching
7 1 (4.35%) Conflict Management
7 1 (4.35%) Dependency Management
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) APMP
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Gemalto
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Splunk
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