Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Business Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Development over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Development
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 86 81
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Development 5 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 0.98% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.20% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +33.33% -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £406 £400
% change year-on-year -1.54% +1.56% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Business Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1264 1252 1031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.87% 81.72% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 805 640
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.02%
10th Percentile £231 £243 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.90% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.84 £10.17
90th Percentile £46.40 £30.33 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Business Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Business Development in Birmingham

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development in Birmingham

Business Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Development in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) PDM
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Data Management
2 4 (80.00%) Matrix Management
2 4 (80.00%) Business Transformation
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

Business Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Payments Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Business Transformation
2 4 (80.00%) Data Management
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Matrix Management
2 4 (80.00%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (80.00%) PDM
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree