The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 60 67 91
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Contract jobs citing Business Development 5 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 1.56% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 2.23% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate
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- £155 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.88 £26.60
% change year-on-year
+85.43% -29.02%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 764 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.12% 70.29% 67.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 400 267
Average daily rate £425 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Average hourly rate £17.07 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (16.67%) APMP
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Force.com
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Siebel

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Bid Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.11%) PMO Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Managed Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) B2B
4 2 (11.11%) B2C
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) APMP
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) PMP
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCSA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (11.11%) Siebel
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) ArcSight