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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Developer
Rank 407 347 373
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 188 239 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.51% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 169 148
Average daily rate
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£375 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
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 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -41.42%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50543 47172 53524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30720 27585 29825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2000 2142 2717
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.20%
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 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%

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 24 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 24 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 -53 178 £375 -10.07% 45
London -35 91 £441 +3.82% 18
City of London +8 30 £475 +11.76% 7
South East -16 28 £388 +7.63% 9
South West -11 19 £325 -22.06% 4
West Midlands -20 12 £310 -25.74% 1
Bristol -11 11 £325 -31.57% 2
Berkshire +9 7 £425 +112.50% 3
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
East Midlands +6 5 £338 +14.40% 3
Yorkshire -1 5 £320 +5.78% 4
Manchester -4 5 £350 +17.44% 3
Scotland -14 5 £340 +51.11% 1
North West -15 5 £350 -3.44% 3
East of England -26 5 £325 -22.61% 3
West Yorkshire +3 4 £320 +0.78% 1
West Sussex 0 4 £350 +3.70% 2
East Sussex 0 4 - -
North East -18 4 £363 -
Warwickshire -3 3 £325 +8.33%
Milton Keynes -9 3 £280 -22.22%
Birmingham -12 3 £275 -34.13%
Surrey -13 3 £400 +128.57% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 3 £280 -23.28%
Hampshire - 3 £375 - 1
Reading - 3 £425 - 2
Peterborough +3 2 £350 -26.31% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £350 -26.31% 2
Hertfordshire -9 2 £325 -22.61%
Lincolnshire - 2 £338 -

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 (61.00%) Business Intelligence
2 182 (50.70%) SQL
3 161 (44.85%) Business Objects
4 131 (36.49%) SQL Server
5 125 (34.82%) Data Warehouse
6 111 (30.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 96 (26.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 95 (26.46%) ETL
9 93 (25.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 90 (25.07%) Oracle
11 80 (22.28%) Finance
12 63 (17.55%) Microsoft
13 54 (15.04%) BusinessObjects XI
14 48 (13.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 46 (12.81%) Relational Database
16 44 (12.26%) T-SQL
17 39 (10.86%) Data Modelling
18 37 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (10.31%) MDX
19 36 (10.03%) SQL Server 2012
19 36 (10.03%) SQL Server 2008
20 31 (8.64%) Banking
21 29 (8.08%) Migration
21 29 (8.08%) SharePoint
21 29 (8.08%) SAP
21 29 (8.08%) Analytics
22 28 (7.80%) Oracle Database
23 27 (7.52%) Dimensional Modelling
23 27 (7.52%) .NET
23 27 (7.52%) BusinessObjects

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.79%) SAS
3 6 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (1.39%) PegaRULES
5 3 (0.84%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.56%) CMS
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.28%) Drupal
7 1 (0.28%) WordPress
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.51%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (6.13%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.06%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.23%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.95%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (1.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.56%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle ASCP
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.28%) SAP ECC
8 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.28%) e-Work
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (36.49%) SQL Server
2 125 (34.82%) Data Warehouse
3 111 (30.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 96 (26.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 93 (25.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 54 (15.04%) BusinessObjects XI
7 48 (13.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 46 (12.81%) Relational Database
9 36 (10.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (10.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (7.80%) Oracle Database
11 27 (7.52%) BusinessObjects
12 24 (6.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 22 (6.13%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (6.13%) OLAP
14 20 (5.57%) Oracle BI EE
15 18 (5.01%) RDBMS
16 15 (4.18%) QlikView
17 13 (3.62%) Star Schema
18 12 (3.34%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (2.23%) 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%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.28%) ERwin
4 1 (0.28%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 80 (22.28%) Finance
2 31 (8.64%) Banking
3 12 (3.34%) Retail
4 7 (1.95%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
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 (0.84%) Billing
8 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
9 2 (0.56%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.31%) MDX
2 27 (7.52%) .NET
3 8 (2.23%) XML
4 7 (1.95%) 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 (0.84%) Web Services
8 2 (0.56%) CSS
8 2 (0.56%) JSON
8 2 (0.56%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.56%) HTML5
8 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.28%) REST
9 1 (0.28%) MapReduce
9 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.06%) NHS
2 8 (2.23%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.23%) Visualisation
3 7 (1.95%) Informatics
3 7 (1.95%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.39%) IVR
5 4 (1.11%) Credit Risk
6 3 (0.84%) SWIFT
6 3 (0.84%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.56%) Economics
7 2 (0.56%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.28%) iPad
8 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.28%) Open Source
8 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.28%) FMCG
8 1 (0.28%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.28%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.79%) UNIX
2 1 (0.28%) Windows
2 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (61.00%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (26.46%) ETL
3 39 (10.86%) Data Modelling
4 37 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (8.08%) Migration
5 29 (8.08%) Analytics
6 27 (7.52%) Dimensional Modelling
7 22 (6.13%) Business Analysis
7 22 (6.13%) Kimball Methodology
8 17 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (3.34%) System Testing
10 11 (3.06%) Data Management
11 9 (2.51%) Data Architecture
11 9 (2.51%) Data Migration
12 8 (2.23%) CRM
12 8 (2.23%) Asset Management
12 8 (2.23%) Data Analysis
13 7 (1.95%) OO
14 6 (1.67%) Workflow
14 6 (1.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (50.70%) SQL
2 44 (12.26%) T-SQL
3 22 (6.13%) PL/SQL
4 14 (3.90%) Java
5 13 (3.62%) C#
6 10 (2.79%) VBA
7 6 (1.67%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.11%) VBScript
10 3 (0.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (0.84%) PHP
10 3 (0.84%) Python
11 2 (0.56%) Perl
11 2 (0.56%) VB
11 2 (0.56%) ABAP
11 2 (0.56%) R
12 1 (0.28%) C
12 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (3.62%) Degree
2 11 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) MCITP
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
1 3 (0.84%) Basel III
1 3 (0.84%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.28%) EMIR
3 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.28%) Basel II
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
Vendors
1 161 (44.85%) Business Objects
2 90 (25.07%) Oracle
3 63 (17.55%) Microsoft
4 29 (8.08%) SAP
5 19 (5.29%) Cognos
6 17 (4.74%) Tableau
7 16 (4.46%) MicroStrategy
8 14 (3.90%) Informatica
9 11 (3.06%) IBM
10 5 (1.39%) Genesys
10 5 (1.39%) ILOG
10 5 (1.39%) Siebel
11 4 (1.11%) Teradata
12 3 (0.84%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.84%) Northgate
12 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.84%) Lotus
13 2 (0.56%) Google
14 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.28%) Serena
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