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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Developer
Rank 130 157 179
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 22 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.66% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.69% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 20
Average daily rate £525 £450 £531
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £280 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.54 - £23.00
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
2993 4783 5548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.41% 95.01% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2363 3663 3992
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 84 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.01 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 37 (84.09%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (65.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (63.64%) SQL
4 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
4 27 (61.36%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (61.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (59.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (38.64%) Finance
7 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 14 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (31.82%) MDX
8 13 (29.55%) ETL
9 12 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 12 (27.27%) Banking
10 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (20.45%) QlikView
12 8 (18.18%) C#
12 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (15.91%) BusinessObjects XI
13 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (15.91%) MS Access
14 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
14 6 (13.64%) SAP
14 6 (13.64%) Degree
14 6 (13.64%) Web Development
14 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (13.64%) PerformancePoint
15 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
15 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 4 (9.09%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (61.36%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (61.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 26 (59.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (20.45%) QlikView
7 7 (15.91%) BusinessObjects XI
7 7 (15.91%) MS Access
7 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (13.64%) PerformancePoint
8 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
10 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 3 (6.82%) OLAP
11 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (4.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Advertising
4 2 (4.55%) Front Office
4 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.27%) Law
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) MDX
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
4 1 (2.27%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) Equities
3 1 (2.27%) Fintech
3 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (84.09%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (29.55%) ETL
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Web Development
5 4 (9.09%) ITSM
6 3 (6.82%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (6.82%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Data Management
7 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.55%) Line Management
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.27%) AOP
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
8 1 (2.27%) Data Governance
8 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.27%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 8 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Informatica
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle