The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Development
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 77 75 85
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Contract jobs citing Business Development 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.68% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £346 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.60% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £450
% change year-on-year +8.84% -18.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.23 £47.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -61.63% +111.11%  

Business Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 854 880 965
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.91% 84.37% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 468 470
Median daily rate £405 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.57 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Business Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Development in Buckinghamshire

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development in Buckinghamshire

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Development in Buckinghamshire

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Iver - 4 £450 -
Milton Keynes -1 3 £307 -11.41% 1
Business Development
South East

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
2 5 (38.46%) User Experience
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) VBA
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) MS Access
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) CMS
4 3 (23.08%) Avaya
4 3 (23.08%) Automotive
4 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
4 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (23.08%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Validation

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (23.08%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MS Access
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Automotive
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Chief Technology Officer
1 4 (30.77%) Product Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Product Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Interaction Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Interaction Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior UX Designer
3 2 (15.38%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
1 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (23.08%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
3 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) HP