The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 101 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.18% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Average daily rate £373 - £398
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £465
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
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1719 1608 1298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.66% 95.20% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 844 674
Average daily rate £390 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 61 64
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.27 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.45 £25.00
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 Manchester

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

Business Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) Power BI
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) FMCG
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (11.11%) Tableau
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 1 (11.11%) ETL
7 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) MS Project
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Power BI
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau