The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Developer
Rank 417 344 368
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 191 238 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 168 148
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.20% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Business Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Business Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Developer within the UK.

Business Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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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
England -38 181 £375 -7.40% 48
London -23 93 £450 +5.88% 20
City of London -6 30 £475 +11.76% 8
South East -28 28 £388 +7.63% 8
South West -13 21 £325 -22.06% 3
Bristol -7 13 £325 -31.57% 2
West Midlands -15 12 £310 -25.74% 2
Berkshire +11 7 £425 +112.50% 3
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
East Midlands +3 5 £338 +14.40% 5
Yorkshire -3 5 £320 +5.78% 4
Manchester -10 5 £350 +17.44% 3
North West -18 5 £350 -3.44% 3
Scotland -19 5 £340 +51.11% 3
West Yorkshire +4 4 £320 +0.78% 2
East Sussex +2 4 - -
West Sussex -1 4 £350 +3.70% 2
North East -13 4 £363 -
East of England -36 4 £325 -22.61% 3
Warwickshire -4 3 £325 +8.33% 1
Surrey -7 3 £400 +128.57% 1
Birmingham -14 3 £275 -34.13%
Milton Keynes -16 3 £280 -22.22%
Buckinghamshire -20 3 £280 -23.28%
Reading - 3 £425 - 2
Hampshire - 3 £375 - 2
Hertfordshire -7 2 £325 -22.61% 1
Slough - 2 £475 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £338 -
Leeds - 2 £320 - 1

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 219 (60.83%) Business Intelligence
2 184 (51.11%) SQL
3 162 (45.00%) Business Objects
4 134 (37.22%) SQL Server
5 123 (34.17%) Data Warehouse
6 112 (31.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 97 (26.94%) ETL
8 96 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 94 (26.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 90 (25.00%) Oracle
11 84 (23.33%) Finance
12 64 (17.78%) Microsoft
13 54 (15.00%) BusinessObjects XI
14 46 (12.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 44 (12.22%) Relational Database
16 43 (11.94%) T-SQL
17 39 (10.83%) Data Modelling
17 39 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (10.56%) MDX
19 37 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
20 36 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
21 33 (9.17%) Banking
22 29 (8.06%) SharePoint
22 29 (8.06%) Analytics
23 28 (7.78%) Oracle Database
23 28 (7.78%) SAP
23 28 (7.78%) Migration
24 27 (7.50%) .NET
24 27 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
24 27 (7.50%) Dimensional Modelling

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 29 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.78%) SAS
3 6 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (1.39%) PegaRULES
5 3 (0.83%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.56%) CMS
6 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.28%) Drupal
7 1 (0.28%) WordPress
7 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 25 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.50%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (6.11%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.06%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle ASCP
7 2 (0.56%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.28%) e-Work
8 1 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.28%) SAP ECC
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (37.22%) SQL Server
2 123 (34.17%) Data Warehouse
3 112 (31.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 96 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 94 (26.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 54 (15.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 46 (12.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 44 (12.22%) Relational Database
9 37 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 36 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (7.78%) Oracle Database
12 27 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
13 24 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 22 (6.11%) OLAP
15 21 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
16 20 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
17 16 (4.44%) RDBMS
18 15 (4.17%) QlikView
19 13 (3.61%) Star Schema
20 12 (3.33%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.56%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.56%) Toad
3 2 (0.56%) Subversion
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.28%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.28%) ERwin
4 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (23.33%) Finance
2 33 (9.17%) Banking
3 12 (3.33%) Retail
4 8 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.67%) Marketing
6 5 (1.39%) Legal
6 5 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.39%) Advertising
7 4 (1.11%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.83%) Billing
8 3 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.83%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Law
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.56%) MDX
2 27 (7.50%) .NET
3 8 (2.22%) XML
4 7 (1.94%) HTML
5 5 (1.39%) JRules
5 5 (1.39%) Java SE
5 5 (1.39%) Java EE
6 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.83%) Web Services
8 2 (0.56%) CSS
8 2 (0.56%) JSON
8 2 (0.56%) HTML5
8 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.56%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.28%) REST
9 1 (0.28%) MapReduce
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.28%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.78%) NHS
2 8 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.22%) Visualisation
3 7 (1.94%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.94%) Informatics
4 5 (1.39%) IVR
4 5 (1.39%) Credit Risk
5 3 (0.83%) Market Risk
5 3 (0.83%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.56%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.56%) Economics
6 2 (0.56%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.28%) Equities
7 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.28%) Statistics
7 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.78%) UNIX
2 1 (0.28%) Windows
2 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (60.83%) Business Intelligence
2 97 (26.94%) ETL
3 39 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (10.83%) Data Modelling
4 29 (8.06%) Analytics
5 28 (7.78%) Migration
6 27 (7.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 22 (6.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 22 (6.11%) Business Analysis
8 18 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (3.33%) System Testing
10 11 (3.06%) Data Management
11 9 (2.50%) Data Architecture
12 8 (2.22%) Data Migration
12 8 (2.22%) Data Analysis
12 8 (2.22%) TDD
12 8 (2.22%) Asset Management
12 8 (2.22%) Scrum
12 8 (2.22%) CRM
13 7 (1.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 184 (51.11%) SQL
2 43 (11.94%) T-SQL
3 22 (6.11%) PL/SQL
4 14 (3.89%) C#
4 14 (3.89%) Java
5 10 (2.78%) VBA
6 6 (1.67%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.39%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.11%) VBScript
9 3 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (0.83%) Python
9 3 (0.83%) PHP
10 2 (0.56%) R
10 2 (0.56%) VB
10 2 (0.56%) ABAP
10 2 (0.56%) Perl
11 1 (0.28%) C++
11 1 (0.28%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (3.61%) Degree
2 11 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) MCSE
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.83%) Basel III
1 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.56%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.28%) EMIR
3 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) Basel II
Vendors
1 162 (45.00%) Business Objects
2 90 (25.00%) Oracle
3 64 (17.78%) Microsoft
4 28 (7.78%) SAP
5 19 (5.28%) Cognos
5 19 (5.28%) Tableau
6 16 (4.44%) Informatica
6 16 (4.44%) MicroStrategy
7 11 (3.06%) IBM
8 5 (1.39%) Genesys
8 5 (1.39%) Siebel
8 5 (1.39%) ILOG
9 4 (1.11%) Teradata
10 3 (0.83%) Northgate
10 3 (0.83%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.83%) Lotus
10 3 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.56%) Google
12 1 (0.28%) JDA
12 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
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