The median contractor rate for a Business Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 29 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 / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 126 137
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 5 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Median daily rate £375 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -10.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £395 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South 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
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2456 2802 2989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.23% 96.42% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1562 1815 1867
Median daily rate £386 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 182 147
Median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.90 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in the South West

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Developer in the South West

Business Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Developer in the South West

Business Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Somerset +6 2 £350 +7.69%
Bristol -2 2 £400 +14.28%
Gloucestershire - 1 £434 -
Business Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 South West region featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
8 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Unix
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (7.14%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) OLAP
5 1 (7.14%) SAS EBI
5 1 (7.14%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Basel II
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle