Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 January 2019 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 145 142
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Development 17 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.57% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Manchester median daily rate £488 £210 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +132.14% -39.13% -10.97%
10th Percentile £398 £204 £333
90th Percentile £773 £422 £363
North West median daily rate £425 £210 £345
% change year-on-year +102.38% -39.13% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,463 2,353 2,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.21% 83.89% 86.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,587 1,526 1,686
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £580 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 92 46
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £18.27 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.21% +4.40% -33.33%
10th Percentile £12.53 £12.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £40.23 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £24.42 £21.70 £21.05
% change year-on-year +12.51% +3.11% -31.05%

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Development in Manchester

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development in Manchester

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Development in Manchester

Business Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Development in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Business Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Workflow
2 6 (35.29%) Web Dynpro
2 6 (35.29%) ABAP
2 6 (35.29%) SAP
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
2 6 (35.29%) NetWeaver
2 6 (35.29%) CentOS
2 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
2 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Ansible
2 6 (35.29%) Coaching
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) GitLab
2 6 (35.29%) SAPUI5
2 6 (35.29%) Terraform
2 6 (35.29%) Black Duck
2 6 (35.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum

Business Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (35.29%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
1 6 (35.29%) GitLab
1 6 (35.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) IT Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) SAPUI5
1 6 (35.29%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) CentOS
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Coaching
2 6 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
2 6 (35.29%) Workflow
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) B2B
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) ABAP
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Ansible
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
1 6 (35.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Black Duck
1 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
1 6 (35.29%) SAP