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 3 months to 26 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 95 84
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11  
Contract jobs citing Business Development 1 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.072% 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.55% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £525 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +10.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +23.41% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1114 1459 1159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.80% 82.57% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 878 693
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 34
Median hourly rate £29.00 £16.00 £17.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -6.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £40.00
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 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 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) CAD Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Finance Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) HR Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Finance Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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