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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Developer
Rank 418 337 382
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +45
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 172 214 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 142 131
Average daily rate £400 £411 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% -0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -9.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -123 161 £400 -5.88% 57
London -45 97 £438 -7.89% 25
City of London -27 30 £444 -6.57% 6
South East -16 16 £330 -26.66% 5
East of England -14 14 £275 -8.33% 4
North West -7 11 £320 -28.88% 8
South West -22 10 £375 +11.11% 6
Hertfordshire - 9 £250 - 2
Gloucestershire +9 7 £375 - 1
Manchester -7 7 £398 - 6
Yorkshire -29 7 £325 - 6
Hampshire +3 6 £415 -7.77% 3
Scotland -5 6 £400 +11.88% 2
North Yorkshire -2 4 £325 +47.72%
Essex - 4 £520 -
East Midlands -8 3 £373 -6.87% 2
West Yorkshire -27 3 £299 -8.07% 5
West Midlands -37 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Glasgow - 3 £390 -
Warwickshire -8 2 £325 +8.33% 1
South Wales -16 2 £325 -18.75%
Wales -18 2 £325 -18.75%
Edinburgh -28 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £463 -
Stirling - 2 - - 1
Cambridge +2 1 £375 -
Surrey -9 1 £325 -10.22%
Cambridgeshire -10 1 £375 -
Portsmouth -10 1 £335 -66.50% 2
Bristol -16 1 £350 - 2

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 214 (62.57%) Business Intelligence
2 189 (55.26%) SQL
3 153 (44.74%) Business Objects
4 117 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 111 (32.46%) SQL Server
6 102 (29.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 100 (29.24%) Oracle
8 97 (28.36%) Data Warehouse
9 86 (25.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 84 (24.56%) Finance
11 74 (21.64%) ETL
12 56 (16.37%) Microsoft
13 55 (16.08%) T-SQL
14 48 (14.04%) PL/SQL
15 47 (13.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 44 (12.87%) BusinessObjects XI
17 43 (12.57%) SQL Server 2008
18 39 (11.40%) SAP
18 39 (11.40%) MDX
19 34 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
20 33 (9.65%) SharePoint
20 33 (9.65%) SQL Server 2012
21 32 (9.36%) Oracle Reports
21 32 (9.36%) BusinessObjects
22 31 (9.06%) Relational Database
23 30 (8.77%) Oracle Database
23 30 (8.77%) Data Modelling
24 29 (8.48%) Business Analysis
25 27 (7.89%) .NET
26 26 (7.60%) Banking

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (9.65%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.75%) SAS
5 5 (1.46%) IIS
6 3 (0.88%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.58%) CMS
8 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 21 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.80%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.97%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (3.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (2.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (2.34%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (2.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (2.05%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.88%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.58%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.58%) Cognos Planning
10 1 (0.29%) e-Work
10 1 (0.29%) Maximo
10 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.29%) NGN
2 1 (0.29%) FTP
2 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 111 (32.46%) SQL Server
3 102 (29.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 97 (28.36%) Data Warehouse
5 86 (25.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (13.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 44 (12.87%) BusinessObjects XI
8 43 (12.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 33 (9.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (9.36%) Oracle Reports
10 32 (9.36%) BusinessObjects
11 31 (9.06%) Relational Database
12 30 (8.77%) Oracle Database
13 22 (6.43%) RDBMS
14 19 (5.56%) OLAP
15 18 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 18 (5.26%) QlikView
16 15 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (3.80%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.46%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.46%) Toad
4 3 (0.88%) JDeveloper
5 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.58%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.29%) Subversion
6 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.29%) JUnit
6 1 (0.29%) ERwin
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 84 (24.56%) Finance
2 26 (7.60%) Banking
3 10 (2.92%) Retail
4 6 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.46%) Billing
6 4 (1.17%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.88%) Legal
7 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.58%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.58%) Marketing
8 2 (0.58%) Back Office
8 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.40%) MDX
2 27 (7.89%) .NET
3 9 (2.63%) Web Services
3 9 (2.63%) XML
4 8 (2.34%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.05%) HTML
6 6 (1.75%) WCF
6 6 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.46%) WPF
8 3 (0.88%) JSON
8 3 (0.88%) Drools
9 2 (0.58%) CSS
9 2 (0.58%) Ajax
9 2 (0.58%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.58%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.29%) jBPM
10 1 (0.29%) Dojo
10 1 (0.29%) Spring
10 1 (0.29%) J2EE
10 1 (0.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.68%) NHS
2 9 (2.63%) Visualisation
3 7 (2.05%) Informatics
3 7 (2.05%) Data Integration
4 6 (1.75%) Market Risk
4 6 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.46%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.58%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.58%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.58%) Derivative
8 1 (0.29%) Equities
8 1 (0.29%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.29%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.22%) UNIX
2 7 (2.05%) Windows
3 2 (0.58%) Linux
4 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (62.57%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (21.64%) ETL
3 34 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (8.77%) Data Modelling
5 29 (8.48%) Business Analysis
6 25 (7.31%) Migration
7 22 (6.43%) Analytics
8 16 (4.68%) Workflow
9 13 (3.80%) Kimball Methodology
10 12 (3.51%) Dimensional Modelling
10 12 (3.51%) System Testing
11 11 (3.22%) Scrum
11 11 (3.22%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (2.92%) Data Architecture
13 9 (2.63%) Data Management
13 9 (2.63%) OO
13 9 (2.63%) Data Migration
13 9 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (2.34%) CRM
15 7 (2.05%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (55.26%) SQL
2 55 (16.08%) T-SQL
3 48 (14.04%) PL/SQL
4 20 (5.85%) C#
5 16 (4.68%) VBA
6 9 (2.63%) Java
7 8 (2.34%) PHP
8 6 (1.75%) R
9 5 (1.46%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.17%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.17%) VBScript
11 3 (0.88%) Python
11 3 (0.88%) F#
12 2 (0.58%) C++
12 2 (0.58%) Ruby
13 1 (0.29%) C
13 1 (0.29%) Perl
13 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (3.51%) Degree
2 11 (3.22%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.58%) MCSE
4 2 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.05%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) Basel III
3 2 (0.58%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.29%) COREP
4 1 (0.29%) FINREP
4 1 (0.29%) EMIR
4 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 153 (44.74%) Business Objects
2 100 (29.24%) Oracle
3 56 (16.37%) Microsoft
4 39 (11.40%) SAP
5 21 (6.14%) Cognos
6 11 (3.22%) Informatica
7 10 (2.92%) Tableau
8 7 (2.05%) IBM
9 4 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.88%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.88%) Sybase
10 3 (0.88%) Actuate
11 2 (0.58%) Siebel
11 2 (0.58%) Google
12 1 (0.29%) Metastorm
12 1 (0.29%) Thunderhead
12 1 (0.29%) Open Text
12 1 (0.29%) Serena
12 1 (0.29%) JBoss
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