The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 113 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Business Development 23 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.46 £8.00
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +430.75%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2265 2032 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.66% 79.41% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1130 996
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 90
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £11.26 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Business Development Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Development Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Birmingham +6 15 £600 - 4
Business Development
England

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) CRM
2 21 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 20 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (63.33%) Public Cloud
4 19 (63.33%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (63.33%) Manufacturing
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Legal
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.00%) Marketing
7 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) PMP
7 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) MS Office
8 2 (6.67%) SAP
8 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) Statistics
8 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 21 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 20 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (63.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.33%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) Power BI
2 1 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 19 (63.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.67%) Legal
4 3 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Architect
2 19 (63.33%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 1 (3.33%) ETL Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Manager
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Public Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (70.00%) CRM
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Web Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) BCP
6 1 (3.33%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.33%) ETL
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) RAD
6 1 (3.33%) RUP
6 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
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