Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 229 213
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 26 20 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.31% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 41
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £375 £413 £369
90th Percentile £600 £560 £600
Central London median daily rate £480 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6761 6355 8632
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.52% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5338 5046 6770
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 127
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.30
90th Percentile £29.29 £48.40 £39.25
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.21 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -4.40% +5.88%

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Business Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in the City of London

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Developer in the City of London

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Developer in the City of London

Business Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Developer in the City of London

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 24 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (57.69%) ETL
5 15 (57.69%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) Finance
7 11 (42.31%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) Power BI
10 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
10 7 (26.92%) MDX
11 6 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
11 6 (23.08%) SDLC
11 6 (23.08%) ETL Development
11 6 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (19.23%) Banking
12 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
13 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
13 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (15.38%) D3.js
13 4 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
13 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (15.38%) Data Management
13 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
13 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
13 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
14 3 (11.54%) VBA
14 3 (11.54%) Crystal Reports

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (3.85%) Kondor
1 1 (3.85%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (42.31%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 8 (30.77%) Power BI
7 6 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (7.69%) PowerPivot
9 2 (7.69%) QlikView
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
10 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (3.85%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Japanese Language
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Advertising
5 1 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) MDX
2 4 (15.38%) D3.js
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Credit Risk
2 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Equities
4 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Solaris
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (57.69%) ETL
3 6 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (23.08%) ETL Development
3 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Data Management
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (11.54%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Change Management
8 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) AWK
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) CODA
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.85%) Misys
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO