The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Developer
Rank 523 472 419
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 120 175 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.32% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 125 138
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £66.79 £30.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.79 £30.75 -
% change year-on-year
+117.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Business Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Developer in the job title.

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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -79 102 £400 +6.66% 27
London -44 40 £450 +2.56% 11
North West 0 19 £425 +42.85% 3
West Midlands -24 13 £375 -1.63% 4
South East -16 10 £350 +12.00% 3
Manchester -4 9 £463 +72.89% 1
City of London +17 8 £450 +5.88% 3
Liverpool +4 8 £370 - 1
Merseyside +2 8 £370 - 1
South West 0 8 £270 -26.02% 3
Northern Ireland - 8 £175 -
County Antrim - 8 £175 -
Belfast - 8 £175 -
Birmingham -6 6 £388 -3.12%
Berkshire +4 4 £300 +9.09% 1
Scotland +4 4 £338 +11.57%
Yorkshire -8 4 £344 -1.78% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 3 - - 1
East of England +10 3 - - 1
East Midlands +4 3 - -
Bristol -2 3 £270 -29.41%
Surrey -8 3 £350 +27.27% 2
West Yorkshire -11 3 £344 -1.78% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £375 +20.00%
Milton Keynes +9 2 £375 -
Glasgow +6 2 £338 -
Wiltshire -4 2 £350 -15.15% 1
Edinburgh -5 2 £338 +3.84%
Leeds -10 2 £350 - 1
Peterborough - 2 - -

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Business Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 183 (62.24%) Business Intelligence
2 172 (58.50%) SQL
3 118 (40.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 116 (39.46%) SQL Server
5 104 (35.37%) BusinessObjects
6 102 (34.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 98 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 92 (31.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 88 (29.93%) ETL
10 68 (23.13%) Microsoft
11 67 (22.79%) Finance
12 63 (21.43%) Oracle
13 61 (20.75%) T-SQL
14 50 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
15 45 (15.31%) MDX
16 41 (13.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 37 (12.59%) PL/SQL
18 36 (12.24%) QlikView
19 35 (11.90%) Migration
20 33 (11.22%) SAP
21 32 (10.88%) Banking
22 31 (10.54%) Kimball Methodology
23 30 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
24 28 (9.52%) MS Excel
25 27 (9.18%) Security Cleared
26 26 (8.84%) Relational Database
27 25 (8.50%) Data Modelling
27 25 (8.50%) BusinessObjects XI
28 24 (8.16%) Tableau
29 23 (7.82%) Oracle Reports

Business Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.10%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.04%) OpenEdge
3 4 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.36%) SAS
4 2 (0.68%) IIS
4 2 (0.68%) JBoss
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.68%) PegaRULES
4 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.34%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 28 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.68%) SPSS
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (4.42%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (2.38%) Oracle iProcurement
5 6 (2.04%) MFGPRO
5 6 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (1.70%) Exstream
7 4 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.68%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.68%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.34%) SAP CCM
10 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) Intranet
1 1 (0.34%) LAN
1 1 (0.34%) Network Security
1 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (40.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 116 (39.46%) SQL Server
3 104 (35.37%) BusinessObjects
4 102 (34.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 92 (31.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (13.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 36 (12.24%) QlikView
9 30 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (8.84%) Relational Database
11 25 (8.50%) BusinessObjects XI
12 23 (7.82%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (6.80%) Oracle Database
13 20 (6.80%) Power BI
14 18 (6.12%) RDBMS
14 18 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (5.44%) OLAP
16 14 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
17 11 (3.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 9 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.06%) Toad
3 6 (2.04%) JIRA
4 5 (1.70%) PVCS
5 4 (1.36%) ClearQuest
5 4 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.36%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.02%) JDeveloper
6 3 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 67 (22.79%) Finance
2 32 (10.88%) Banking
3 16 (5.44%) Advertising
4 11 (3.74%) Retail
5 8 (2.72%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.04%) Marketing
7 5 (1.70%) Legal
7 5 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.36%) Front Office
8 4 (1.36%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.36%) Law
8 4 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.02%) Publishing
10 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.31%) MDX
2 9 (3.06%) .NET
2 9 (3.06%) XML
3 5 (1.70%) SAP XI
4 4 (1.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.68%) Drools
6 2 (0.68%) JRules
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.34%) JMS
7 1 (0.34%) JSON
7 1 (0.34%) Middleware
7 1 (0.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.40%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.40%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.70%) NHS
6 4 (1.36%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.68%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.34%) FMCG
9 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.34%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.06%) Windows
2 8 (2.72%) Unix
3 1 (0.34%) Linux
3 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (62.24%) Business Intelligence
2 88 (29.93%) ETL
3 50 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (11.90%) Migration
5 31 (10.54%) Kimball Methodology
6 25 (8.50%) Data Modelling
7 20 (6.80%) Data Migration
8 16 (5.44%) Business Analysis
9 15 (5.10%) Dimensional Modelling
9 15 (5.10%) E-business
10 14 (4.76%) Scrum
11 12 (4.08%) ETL Development
11 12 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (3.74%) Data Analysis
13 9 (3.06%) Analytics
13 9 (3.06%) Dashboard Development
13 9 (3.06%) SDLC
14 8 (2.72%) CRM
15 7 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 172 (58.50%) SQL
2 61 (20.75%) T-SQL
3 37 (12.59%) PL/SQL
4 13 (4.42%) C#
5 8 (2.72%) Java
6 7 (2.38%) VBA
7 5 (1.70%) R
8 3 (1.02%) COBOL
8 3 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (1.02%) LINC
9 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.68%) Python
9 2 (0.68%) VB
10 1 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.34%) PHP
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (9.18%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.34%) MCTS
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.34%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.74%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.38%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.68%) GCP
4 2 (0.68%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.34%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 7 (2.38%) vRealize
2 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 68 (23.13%) Microsoft
2 63 (21.43%) Oracle
3 33 (11.22%) SAP
4 24 (8.16%) Tableau
5 13 (4.42%) Cognos
6 7 (2.38%) VMware
7 6 (2.04%) Progress
7 6 (2.04%) QAD
8 5 (1.70%) HP
9 3 (1.02%) Pega
9 3 (1.02%) Talend
9 3 (1.02%) Unisys
10 2 (0.68%) Google
10 2 (0.68%) IBM
10 2 (0.68%) ILOG
10 2 (0.68%) Informatica
10 2 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.34%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago