The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Developer
Rank 150 171 181
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 7 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.56% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 23
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £333 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.82 - -
Business Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3313 5358 5910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.90% 95.63% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2682 4077 4318
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 82 85
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £28.95 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Business Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Developer across the City of London region.

Business Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Business Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Developer across the City of London region.

Business Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Business Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Developer in their job title.

1 25 (89.29%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
6 17 (60.71%) SQL
7 15 (53.57%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (35.71%) Finance
9 10 (35.71%) MDX
9 10 (35.71%) QlikView
10 9 (32.14%) ETL
11 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
11 8 (28.57%) Degree
12 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (17.86%) C#
14 5 (17.86%) MS Access
15 4 (14.29%) Web Development
15 4 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
16 3 (10.71%) Solvency II
16 3 (10.71%) Tableau
16 3 (10.71%) Power BI
16 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
16 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
16 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (10.71%) Advertising
16 3 (10.71%) OLAP
16 3 (10.71%) SAP

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Business Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
5 15 (53.57%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (35.71%) QlikView
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (17.86%) MS Access
9 4 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (10.71%) OLAP
10 3 (10.71%) Power BI
11 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
11 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (3.57%) PowerPivot
12 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Advertising
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) MDX
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (32.14%) ETL
3 4 (14.29%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) AOP
6 1 (3.57%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (3.57%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.57%) ETL Development
6 1 (3.57%) Kanban
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Research
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos
3 1 (3.57%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy