The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 27 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 58 69
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11  
Contract jobs citing Business Development 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.40% 0.45% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.54% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £363 £195 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.65% -37.01%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +21.48% -8.57%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 627 557 668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.62% 83.38% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 315 387
Median daily rate £400 £406 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) JSF
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) WildFly
4 2 (40.00%) Fintech
4 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)

Business Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Interaction Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Interaction Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior UX Designer
1 2 (40.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) JSF
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
1 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat