The median contractor rate for a Business Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 March 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
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 146 136
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 9 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.36% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.39% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Median daily rate £413 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £69.07 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £59.45 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2453 3629 3440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 94.93% 94.33% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1533 2172 1806
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 171 206
Median hourly rate £16.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.23 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Business Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in the North West

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Developer in the North West

Business Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Developer in the North West

Business Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +28 4 £450 - 2
Merseyside +2 2 £406 -14.47%
Manchester +10 1 - -
Business Developer
England

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North West region featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (26.67%) ETL
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
9 2 (13.33%) Banking
9 2 (13.33%) Retail
9 2 (13.33%) Spring
9 2 (13.33%) Logistics
9 2 (13.33%) System Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
9 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (13.33%) XML
9 2 (13.33%) J2EE
9 2 (13.33%) Java
9 2 (13.33%) JAXB
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) Migration
9 2 (13.33%) Teradata
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (13.33%) JiBX

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (13.33%) Power BI
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (6.67%) QlikView
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) JAXB
1 2 (13.33%) JiBX
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) DHTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
2 1 (6.67%) JDBC
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) MDX
2 1 (6.67%) POJO
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) WSDL
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 2 (13.33%) Teradata
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
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