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 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Development
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 103 96
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Contract jobs citing Business Development 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £435 - £450
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 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 1059 1500 1272
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.03% 83.61% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 906 678
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.14% +54.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.10 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.50
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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Development in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Development in Manchester

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bolton - 1 £345 -
Business Development
North West

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence

Business Development
Top Related 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CAD Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Finance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Finance Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Design
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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