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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Development
Rank 71 - 73
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% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £288 - £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £353 £311
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+400.00% -72.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
783 558 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.25% 70.54% 63.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 237 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 20
Average hourly rate £22.25 £16.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.06% +4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
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 23 April 2014.

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) MooTools
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) WAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) MVC

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (25.00%) CSS Developer
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience Developer
1 1 (25.00%) UI Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) MooTools
1 1 (25.00%) WAMP
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe