The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Developer
Rank 156 149 130
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 14 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 9
Average daily rate £366 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £490 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.82 - -
Business Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3793 3688 2913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.28% 94.25% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2285 1963 1534
Average daily rate £400 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 222 208
Average hourly rate £18.80 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.22 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
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 North West

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

Business Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Business Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +5 5 £370 -
Manchester -7 4 £373 -
Lancashire +4 2 £363 +31.81%
Cheshire -10 2 £338 -20.58%
Business Developer
England

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (38.71%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (22.58%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle
9 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
9 5 (16.13%) ETL
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.13%) Migration
9 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
10 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (12.90%) Finance
10 4 (12.90%) E-business
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (9.68%) Advertising
11 3 (9.68%) Power BI
11 3 (9.68%) Oracle iProcurement
11 3 (9.68%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (9.68%) Talend

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (6.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (3.23%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (22.58%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (9.68%) Power BI
9 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (6.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (6.45%) OLAP
9 2 (6.45%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (3.23%) Big Data
10 1 (3.23%) MS Access
10 1 (3.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Military
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) JMS
1 1 (3.23%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.23%) FMCG
1 1 (3.23%) NHS
1 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (16.13%) ETL
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.90%) E-business
5 2 (6.45%) B2B
5 2 (6.45%) BPEL
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (6.45%) SDLC
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCDBA
2 1 (3.23%) MCTS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Talend
4 2 (6.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau
5 1 (3.23%) Vertica