The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Developer
Rank 417 428 432
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 213 184 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.38% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 117 102
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £535 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £66.54 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.51 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.56 - £32.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.54 - £23.00

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
England +13 188 £410 +2.50% 45
London +12 95 £525 +31.25% 18
City of London +22 22 £525 +16.66% 2
Scotland +12 22 £465 +12.72% 7
South West +14 20 £375 -6.25% 4
West Midlands +4 20 £350 +16.66% 6
North West -29 16 £400 -22.33% 5
South East +11 15 £258 -38.32% 4
Bristol +2 9 £393 -1.87% 1
West Yorkshire -5 9 £375 +11.11% 3
Yorkshire -25 9 £375 +15.38% 3
Stirling - 9 - - 3
Leeds -6 8 £375 +11.11% 2
West Sussex +11 5 £215 -46.25% 1
East of England +1 5 £290 -29.69% 2
East Midlands -14 5 £350 -11.11% 1
Warwickshire - 5 £419 -
Berkshire +7 4 £444 +16.39%
Manchester -19 4 £325 +20.93% 1
Northamptonshire +11 3 £350 -
Oxfordshire +5 3 £85 -80.00%
Coventry - 3 £288 -
Aberdeen - 3 £530 - 1
South Ayrshire - 3 £350 -
Ayr - 3 £350 -
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £255 -40.00% 1
Oxford 0 2 £85 -80.00%
Cambridge -5 2 £255 -32.00%
Nottinghamshire -6 2 £338 -3.57%
Merseyside -9 2 £438 -15.04% 3

Business Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 288 (65.31%) Business Intelligence
2 241 (54.65%) SQL
3 204 (46.26%) SQL Server
4 197 (44.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 183 (41.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 169 (38.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 161 (36.51%) Data Warehouse
8 156 (35.37%) BusinessObjects
9 130 (29.48%) ETL
10 117 (26.53%) Microsoft
11 102 (23.13%) Finance
12 91 (20.63%) MDX
13 88 (19.95%) T-SQL
14 71 (16.10%) SQL Server 2012
15 69 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
16 61 (13.83%) Oracle
17 60 (13.61%) BusinessObjects XI
18 57 (12.93%) Banking
19 55 (12.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
20 52 (11.79%) SQL Server 2008
21 50 (11.34%) MS Excel
22 47 (10.66%) SAP
23 44 (9.98%) Advertising
24 39 (8.84%) PL/SQL
24 39 (8.84%) Data Modelling
25 38 (8.62%) Kimball Methodology
26 36 (8.16%) Relational Database
27 33 (7.48%) Oracle Reports
27 33 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
28 32 (7.26%) QlikView

Business Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 28 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.95%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (0.91%) Confluence
3 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.23%) CMS
6 1 (0.23%) IIS
6 1 (0.23%) JBoss
6 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 50 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) MS Project
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (4.31%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.68%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.45%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.23%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.91%) SSH
2 2 (0.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.23%) DHCP
3 1 (0.23%) DNS
3 1 (0.23%) Firewall
3 1 (0.23%) Intranet
3 1 (0.23%) LAN
3 1 (0.23%) LDAP
3 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (46.26%) SQL Server
2 197 (44.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 183 (41.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 169 (38.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 161 (36.51%) Data Warehouse
6 156 (35.37%) BusinessObjects
7 71 (16.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 60 (13.61%) BusinessObjects XI
9 55 (12.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 52 (11.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (8.16%) Relational Database
12 33 (7.48%) Oracle Reports
13 32 (7.26%) QlikView
14 29 (6.58%) OLAP
15 26 (5.90%) MS Access
16 23 (5.22%) OLAP Cube
17 20 (4.54%) SQL Server 2014
18 19 (4.31%) SQL Server 2005
19 16 (3.63%) RDBMS
20 15 (3.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.95%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (2.27%) JIRA
4 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.91%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.68%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.68%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.45%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.23%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.23%) Subversion
8 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 102 (23.13%) Finance
2 57 (12.93%) Banking
3 44 (9.98%) Advertising
4 26 (5.90%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.31%) Retail
6 13 (2.95%) Front Office
7 6 (1.36%) Marketing
8 4 (0.91%) Back Office
8 4 (0.91%) Legal
8 4 (0.91%) Publishing
9 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.45%) Electronics
10 2 (0.45%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.45%) Law
10 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (20.63%) MDX
2 23 (5.22%) .NET
3 9 (2.04%) CSS
3 9 (2.04%) XML
4 8 (1.81%) jQuery
5 5 (1.13%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.13%) SAP XI
6 4 (0.91%) HTML
6 4 (0.91%) Pandas
7 3 (0.68%) HTML5
7 3 (0.68%) Web Services
7 3 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.68%) XSLT
8 2 (0.45%) Ajax
8 2 (0.45%) CSS3
8 2 (0.45%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.45%) JSON
8 2 (0.45%) LINQ
8 2 (0.45%) Middleware
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.85%) NHS
3 15 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (2.95%) Data Integration
5 11 (2.49%) Visualisation
6 10 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.13%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.68%) Equities
8 3 (0.68%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.68%) Linked Data
8 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.45%) Fintech
9 2 (0.45%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.45%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.45%) Statistics
10 1 (0.23%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.23%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.40%) Unix
2 6 (1.36%) Windows
3 3 (0.68%) Linux
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (65.31%) Business Intelligence
2 130 (29.48%) ETL
3 69 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (8.84%) Data Modelling
5 38 (8.62%) Kimball Methodology
6 27 (6.12%) Dimensional Modelling
7 24 (5.44%) Business Analysis
7 24 (5.44%) Migration
8 21 (4.76%) ETL Development
9 19 (4.31%) Analytics
10 17 (3.85%) Workflow
11 16 (3.63%) Scrum
12 15 (3.40%) Data Analysis
12 15 (3.40%) Data Migration
13 14 (3.17%) Project Management
14 13 (2.95%) Service Delivery
15 12 (2.72%) Business Continuity
16 11 (2.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (2.27%) CRM
17 10 (2.27%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 241 (54.65%) SQL
2 88 (19.95%) T-SQL
3 39 (8.84%) PL/SQL
4 31 (7.03%) C#
5 23 (5.22%) Java
6 10 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.27%) VBA
7 7 (1.59%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (0.91%) AWK
9 4 (0.91%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.91%) Python
9 4 (0.91%) sed
10 2 (0.45%) VB
11 1 (0.23%) C
11 1 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (4.99%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.76%) Degree
3 17 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.45%) HND
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.23%) MCSE
7 1 (0.23%) MCT
7 1 (0.23%) MCTS
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.17%) QA
2 11 (2.49%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) Control-M
1 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 117 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 61 (13.83%) Oracle
3 47 (10.66%) SAP
4 27 (6.12%) Tableau
5 10 (2.27%) Cognos
6 5 (1.13%) Teradata
7 4 (0.91%) IBM
8 3 (0.68%) Birst
8 3 (0.68%) Informatica
8 3 (0.68%) InterSystems
9 2 (0.45%) Capita
10 1 (0.23%) BMC
10 1 (0.23%) Civica
10 1 (0.23%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.23%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.23%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.23%) Vertica
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Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 49k per year
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West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
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Stirlingshire
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
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Rate: £350 - £420 per day
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Birmingham
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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Belfast
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Rate: £400 - £401 per day
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Aberdeen
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Milton Keynes
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Hampshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Bristol
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London
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Cheshire
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Birmingham
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London
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Liverpool
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Devon
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