Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 676 644 510
Rank change year-on-year -32 -134 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 183 230 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 149 303
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £319 £282 £283
90th Percentile £575 £550 £547
UK median daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
England median hourly rate £64.54 £48.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.45% +56.10% -
10th Percentile £62.27 £29.21 £26.93
90th Percentile £66.80 £68.14 £34.38
UK median hourly rate £64.54 £48.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +34.45% +56.10% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89884 92670 98656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.76% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59938 60988 63819
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2667 3006 3819
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in England

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Developer in England

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Developer in England

Business Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Developer in England

Business Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 100 £475 +5.56% 3
South West +6 26 £413 +3.13% 4
South East -6 20 £425 +7.94% 1
Midlands +13 19 £450 +15.38% 1
North of England +38 14 £413 +6.45% 10
West Midlands +21 12 £419 +7.37% 1
North West +13 10 £500 +21.21% 2
East Midlands -8 6 £569 +49.18%
Yorkshire +12 4 £325 -7.21% 7
East of England -25 2 £338 -25.00% 1
Business Developer
UK

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 151 (82.51%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (57.38%) SQL
3 92 (50.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 91 (49.73%) SQL Server
5 85 (46.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 84 (45.90%) ETL
6 84 (45.90%) Data Warehouse
7 77 (42.08%) Microsoft
8 62 (33.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 55 (30.05%) Finance
10 46 (25.14%) Power BI
11 42 (22.95%) T-SQL
12 36 (19.67%) BusinessObjects
13 34 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (18.58%) MDX
14 33 (18.03%) Tableau
15 31 (16.94%) Data Modelling
16 28 (15.30%) Kimball Methodology
17 27 (14.75%) SharePoint
18 23 (12.57%) Dimensional Modelling
18 23 (12.57%) PowerPivot
19 22 (12.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 19 (10.38%) QlikView
20 19 (10.38%) Banking
21 17 (9.29%) SQL Server 2016
22 16 (8.74%) SQL Server 2014
22 16 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
22 16 (8.74%) Migration
22 16 (8.74%) SAP
23 15 (8.20%) Legal

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 27 (14.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.09%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.09%) Simulink
4 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (2.19%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.09%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.09%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.55%) Kondor
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.55%) Temenos Globus
5 1 (0.55%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (1.09%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (50.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 91 (49.73%) SQL Server
3 85 (46.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 84 (45.90%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (33.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 46 (25.14%) Power BI
7 36 (19.67%) BusinessObjects
8 23 (12.57%) PowerPivot
9 19 (10.38%) QlikView
10 17 (9.29%) SQL Server 2016
11 16 (8.74%) SQL Server 2014
12 13 (7.10%) OLAP
13 12 (6.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 10 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Power View
15 9 (4.92%) OLAP Cube
16 8 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (3.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.46%) Subversion
3 8 (4.37%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.55%) JIRA
6 1 (0.55%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.55%) JUnit
6 1 (0.55%) Maven
6 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.55%) WiX
General
1 55 (30.05%) Finance
2 19 (10.38%) Banking
3 15 (8.20%) Legal
4 7 (3.83%) Publishing
4 7 (3.83%) Retail
5 5 (2.73%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.19%) Advertising
6 4 (2.19%) Law
6 4 (2.19%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.64%) Japanese Language
8 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.09%) Local Government
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Front Office
9 1 (0.55%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.58%) MDX
2 10 (5.46%) .NET
3 6 (3.28%) XML
4 5 (2.73%) COM
4 5 (2.73%) SOAP
5 4 (2.19%) D3.js
5 4 (2.19%) Web Services
6 2 (1.09%) J2EE
6 2 (1.09%) Middleware
6 2 (1.09%) REST
6 2 (1.09%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.55%) FpML
7 1 (0.55%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.55%) jBPM
7 1 (0.55%) OLE
7 1 (0.55%) OLE DB
7 1 (0.55%) RESTful
7 1 (0.55%) Spring
7 1 (0.55%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.37%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.19%) Reinsurance
5 3 (1.64%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.09%) Equities
6 2 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.09%) NHS
6 2 (1.09%) PMI
6 2 (1.09%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.55%) Derivative
7 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.55%) FMCG
7 1 (0.55%) iPad
7 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.64%) Unix
1 3 (1.64%) Windows
2 2 (1.09%) Linux
3 1 (0.55%) Solaris
3 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (82.51%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (45.90%) ETL
3 34 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (16.94%) Data Modelling
5 28 (15.30%) Kimball Methodology
6 23 (12.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 16 (8.74%) Migration
8 15 (8.20%) Business Analysis
8 15 (8.20%) ETL Development
8 15 (8.20%) Visualisation
9 14 (7.65%) Logical Data Model
9 14 (7.65%) Physical Data Model
9 14 (7.65%) Scrum
10 12 (6.56%) Analytics
10 12 (6.56%) SDLC
11 11 (6.01%) Data Analysis
11 11 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (6.01%) Workflow
12 10 (5.46%) Data Management
13 9 (4.92%) Complex ETL
Programming Languages
1 105 (57.38%) SQL
2 42 (22.95%) T-SQL
3 22 (12.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 11 (6.01%) C#
5 10 (5.46%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.83%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.28%) VBA
8 5 (2.73%) Java
9 2 (1.09%) ABAP
9 2 (1.09%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.09%) Python
10 1 (0.55%) AWK
10 1 (0.55%) C
10 1 (0.55%) Perl
10 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.83%) Degree
2 6 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.64%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.64%) MCSE
5 2 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.09%) MCSA
5 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.55%) MCITP
6 1 (0.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.19%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (42.08%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.03%) Tableau
3 16 (8.74%) SAP
4 13 (7.10%) Oracle
5 6 (3.28%) Cognos
6 4 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (2.19%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.64%) Epicor
7 3 (1.64%) IBM
8 2 (1.09%) Informatica
8 2 (1.09%) MapR
9 1 (0.55%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.55%) Apple
9 1 (0.55%) Infor
9 1 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.55%) Misys
9 1 (0.55%) Netezza
9 1 (0.55%) RedGate
9 1 (0.55%) Sybase
9 1 (0.55%) Temenos