The median contractor rate for a Business Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 157 176
Rank change year-on-year +8 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 17 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.24% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.25% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 24
Median daily rate £550 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £465 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.75

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3118 3240 5517
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.47% 95.77% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2387 2631 4253
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 38 98
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.60% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Business Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 June 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 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (53.57%) ETL
4 13 (46.43%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (17.86%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (17.86%) Power BI
11 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
11 4 (14.29%) SDLC
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (14.29%) Degree
11 4 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (14.29%) Banking
11 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 4 (14.29%) .NET
11 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
12 3 (10.71%) VBA
12 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
12 3 (10.71%) Data Management
12 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
12 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (10.71%) Japanese Language

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 1 (3.57%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (46.43%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (17.86%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (17.86%) Power BI
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (7.14%) QlikView
11 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.57%) GIS
11 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (3.57%) PowerPivot
11 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (3.57%) SAS EBI
11 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Japanese Language
4 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) D3.js
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (53.57%) ETL
3 4 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (14.29%) SDLC
3 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) ETL Development
6 1 (3.57%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (3.57%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) VBA
3 2 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.57%) CODA