The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 June 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
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 340 348 361
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13  
Contract jobs citing Business Development 78 76 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.42% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 40
Median daily rate £438 £438 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £263 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £627 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +21.03% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £25.46 £10.00 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.55% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £41.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -43.97% +88.63%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17729 18243 19239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.64% 85.33% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12696 13342 13634
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £628 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 260
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development in London

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Development in London

Business Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Development in London

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London +4 11 £438 -14.63% 29
West End of London - 1 - -
Business Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 48 (33.33%) Finance
2 36 (25.00%) Project Management
3 30 (20.83%) Retail
3 30 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (17.36%) Marketing
5 25 (17.36%) User Experience
6 22 (15.28%) Degree
7 21 (14.58%) Analytics
8 20 (13.89%) Visualisation
9 19 (13.19%) Wireframes
9 19 (13.19%) SQL
10 18 (12.50%) Banking
10 18 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
11 17 (11.81%) Data Analysis
11 17 (11.81%) Microsoft
12 15 (10.42%) Telecoms
12 15 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (9.03%) CRM
13 13 (9.03%) Data Analytics
14 12 (8.33%) Product Management
15 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
15 11 (7.64%) Change Management
16 10 (6.94%) Linux
16 10 (6.94%) Java
16 10 (6.94%) SQL Server
16 10 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
16 10 (6.94%) French Language
16 10 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (6.94%) Presales

Business Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (3.47%) SAS
2 4 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.39%) Confluence
4 2 (1.39%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.69%) Apache
5 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (3.47%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (2.08%) SPSS
7 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.69%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.69%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.69%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.69%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.69%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.08%) GitHub
3 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.08%) Office 365
3 3 (2.08%) Trello
4 2 (1.39%) AdWords
4 2 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.39%) SaaS
4 2 (1.39%) Yammer
5 1 (0.69%) Loggly
5 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) Extranet
2 1 (0.69%) SNA
2 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.25%) Big Data
3 8 (5.56%) MySQL
4 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.39%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.39%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.69%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.69%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.69%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.69%) Impala
8 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.69%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.69%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.39%) JIRA
1 2 (1.39%) MorphX
1 2 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (1.39%) Selenium
1 2 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.69%) Hudson
2 1 (0.69%) Maven
General
1 48 (33.33%) Finance
2 30 (20.83%) Retail
3 25 (17.36%) Marketing
4 18 (12.50%) Banking
5 15 (10.42%) Telecoms
6 10 (6.94%) French Language
7 7 (4.86%) Advertising
7 7 (4.86%) Legal
8 5 (3.47%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.08%) Games
10 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.39%) Law
10 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.69%) Automotive
11 1 (0.69%) Back Office
11 1 (0.69%) Electronics
11 1 (0.69%) Front Office
11 1 (0.69%) German Language
11 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (15.28%) Analyst
2 20 (13.89%) Designer
2 20 (13.89%) UX Designer
3 19 (13.19%) Interaction Designer
3 19 (13.19%) Senior Designer
3 19 (13.19%) Senior Interaction Designer
3 19 (13.19%) Senior UX Designer
4 18 (12.50%) Consultant
5 13 (9.03%) Architect
6 9 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.56%) Data Architect
8 6 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.17%) JDE Consultant
8 6 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (2.78%) Change Manager
9 4 (2.78%) Digital Transformation
9 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.86%) Node.js
2 5 (3.47%) .NET
3 2 (1.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.39%) COM
3 2 (1.39%) HTML
3 2 (1.39%) HTML5
3 2 (1.39%) LINQ
3 2 (1.39%) REST
4 1 (0.69%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.69%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.69%) CSS3
4 1 (0.69%) D3.js
4 1 (0.69%) GraphX
4 1 (0.69%) Lucene
4 1 (0.69%) MLlib
4 1 (0.69%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.69%) UIMA
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (17.36%) User Experience
3 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.47%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.78%) Fintech
5 4 (2.78%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.78%) Life Science
5 4 (2.78%) Robotics
6 3 (2.08%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.08%) Social Network
7 2 (1.39%) CESG
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.39%) IPTV
7 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.39%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.69%) Equities
8 1 (0.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.94%) Linux
2 8 (5.56%) Unix
3 4 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.00%) Project Management
2 28 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.58%) Analytics
4 20 (13.89%) Visualisation
5 19 (13.19%) Wireframes
6 18 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
7 17 (11.81%) Data Analysis
8 15 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (9.03%) CRM
9 13 (9.03%) Data Analytics
10 12 (8.33%) Product Management
11 11 (7.64%) Change Management
11 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.94%) Presales
12 10 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (6.25%) Data Management
13 9 (6.25%) Machine Learning
14 8 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
14 8 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.19%) SQL
2 10 (6.94%) Java
3 9 (6.25%) Python
4 8 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.39%) C#
6 2 (1.39%) R
6 2 (1.39%) X++
7 1 (0.69%) C
7 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.69%) Scala
7 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.69%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (15.28%) Degree
2 4 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.39%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.69%) CCNA
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.69%) CISSP
4 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.69%) PMP
4 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) QA
2 5 (3.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.39%) PMO
4 1 (0.69%) GDPR
4 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.69%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.69%) Docker
1 1 (0.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) Terraform
2 1 (0.69%) logstash
2 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
2 1 (0.69%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 17 (11.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.25%) Oracle
3 8 (5.56%) SAP
4 7 (4.86%) Google
4 7 (4.86%) JD Edwards
5 5 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.39%) IBM
7 2 (1.39%) Infor
7 2 (1.39%) Informatica
7 2 (1.39%) Talend
8 1 (0.69%) Aveksa
8 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.69%) Facebook
8 1 (0.69%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.69%) MapR
8 1 (0.69%) Palantir
8 1 (0.69%) Splunk
8 1 (0.69%) Tableau
8 1 (0.69%) Twitter
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The Bridge Ltd
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