The first table below looks at the demand for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 Reading 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 70 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Development 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% - 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £288 - £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £330 £336
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 £11.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+365.90% -72.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 550 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.18% 71.24% 63.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 236 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Development
Berkshire

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Business Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) MooTools
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Project Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
1 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Director
1 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Engagement Manager
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Account Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (16.67%) CSS Developer
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience Developer
1 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) MooTools
1 1 (16.67%) WAMP
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) LESS
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe