Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 231 249
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Development 13 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 10
City of London median daily rate £363 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.95% -12.50% +41.18%
10th Percentile £260 £413 £350
90th Percentile £573 £738 £799
Central London median daily rate £431 £525 £600
% change year-on-year -17.86% -12.50% +35.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6313 5815 7604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.28% 87.40% 83.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5012 4649 6043
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.06% -7.33% +16.70%

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Business Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Development in the City of London

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development in the City of London

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Development in the City of London

Business Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Development in the City of London

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £300 -
Business Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 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 City of London region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Back Office
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Law
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (15.38%) PMO
6 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) KYC
6 1 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (7.69%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (7.69%) Client Onboarding

Business Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (15.38%) Law
4 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Front Office
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Business Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) Kohana
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
1 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (7.69%) Client Onboarding
4 1 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (7.69%) KYC
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft