Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 536 487 414
Rank change year-on-year -49 -73 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 89 101 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.24% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 69 140
London median daily rate £475 £425 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -11.69% +13.24%
10th Percentile £319 £287 £356
90th Percentile £588 £550 £638
England median daily rate £450 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £64.54 £48.00 £66.54
% change year-on-year +34.45% -27.86% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,998 39,614 41,671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.95% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,007 28,253 29,357
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £669 £640 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 572 557 638
London median hourly rate £19.57 £20.67 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +8.79% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.67 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.29 £18.25
% change year-on-year +1.15% +0.22% +10.61%

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in London

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Developer in London

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Developer in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Developer in London

Business Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Developer in London

Business Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Central London -9 22 £475 +11.76% 6
Business Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 London region featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 72 (80.90%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (67.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (57.30%) SQL
4 49 (55.06%) SQL Server
4 49 (55.06%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (52.81%) ETL
6 46 (51.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (46.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
9 33 (37.08%) MDX
10 26 (29.21%) Finance
11 20 (22.47%) ETL Development
11 20 (22.47%) Power BI
12 19 (21.35%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (21.35%) T-SQL
13 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (17.98%) Data Modelling
14 16 (17.98%) Kimball Methodology
15 15 (16.85%) QlikView
16 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 12 (13.48%) Tableau
18 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2016
19 10 (11.24%) PowerPivot
19 10 (11.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
19 10 (11.24%) Scrum
20 9 (10.11%) Dimensional Modelling
20 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2014
21 8 (8.99%) Data Quality

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.12%) JBoss
3 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.25%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.12%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.12%) Kondor
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (1.12%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (1.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (2.25%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (67.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 49 (55.06%) Data Warehouse
2 49 (55.06%) SQL Server
3 46 (51.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 41 (46.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (22.47%) Power BI
6 19 (21.35%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (16.85%) QlikView
8 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 10 (11.24%) PowerPivot
9 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (7.87%) OLAP
12 6 (6.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (6.74%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (5.62%) SAP Data Services
13 5 (5.62%) Star Schema
14 4 (4.49%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.12%) JUnit
3 1 (1.12%) Maven
3 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 26 (29.21%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Retail
4 5 (5.62%) Legal
5 4 (4.49%) Publishing
5 4 (4.49%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Front Office
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.12%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) MDX
2 6 (6.74%) .NET
3 3 (3.37%) Web Services
3 3 (3.37%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) D3.js
4 1 (1.12%) FpML
4 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.12%) J2EE
4 1 (1.12%) jBPM
4 1 (1.12%) JDBC
4 1 (1.12%) JMS
4 1 (1.12%) Middleware
4 1 (1.12%) ODBC
4 1 (1.12%) REST
4 1 (1.12%) RESTful
4 1 (1.12%) SOAP
4 1 (1.12%) Spring
4 1 (1.12%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.12%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.62%) Reference Data
4 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.49%) User Experience
5 3 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.37%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.25%) Equities
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Derivative
7 1 (1.12%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Solaris
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (80.90%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (52.81%) ETL
3 20 (22.47%) ETL Development
4 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.98%) Data Modelling
5 16 (17.98%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (11.24%) Scrum
7 9 (10.11%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
8 8 (8.99%) Migration
9 7 (7.87%) Visualisation
10 6 (6.74%) Analytics
10 6 (6.74%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.62%) Data Management
11 5 (5.62%) SDLC
12 4 (4.49%) Data Governance
12 4 (4.49%) Logical Data Model
12 4 (4.49%) Metadata Management
12 4 (4.49%) Physical Data Model
12 4 (4.49%) Reference Data Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.30%) SQL
2 19 (21.35%) T-SQL
3 10 (11.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.37%) C#
6 2 (2.25%) Java
6 2 (2.25%) Python
7 1 (1.12%) AWK
7 1 (1.12%) C
7 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) Perl
7 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) Tableau
3 8 (8.99%) SAP
4 5 (5.62%) Informatica
5 4 (4.49%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.25%) MapR
7 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.12%) Cognos
7 1 (1.12%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.12%) Misys
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle
7 1 (1.12%) Sybase
7 1 (1.12%) Temenos
7 1 (1.12%) TIBCO