The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Development
Rank - 142 111
Contract jobs citing Business Development 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £363 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
- -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-59.54% +29.41%
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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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2254 2281 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.96% 76.98% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1515 1521 913
Average daily rate £400 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 116 67
Average hourly rate £36.40 £33.84 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (40.00%) WAI
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle ADF

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WebCenter Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) STL
2 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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