The median contractor rate for a Business Development Analyst was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Development Analyst
UK
Rank 568 617 614
Rank change year-on-year +49 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Development Analyst 15 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.043% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.045% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 14
Median daily rate £463 £588 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.27% +11.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £386 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £550
% change year-on-year -2.94% -22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £36.25

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42574 50675 51233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 32785 30936
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 1588 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.93 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Development Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Development Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Development Analyst in the UK

Business Development Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development Analyst in the UK

Business Development Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development Analyst over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Development Analyst in the UK

Business Development Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Development Analyst in the UK

Business Development Analyst
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +42 15 £463 -21.27% 5
London +24 6 £475 -24.00% 1
South East +11 4 £200 -60.00% 1
South West +6 3 £450 +12.50%
City of London +5 3 £475 +11.76% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £485 -
Surrey +5 1 £138 -69.44% 1
Oxford -7 1 £200 -63.63%
Oxfordshire -10 1 £200 -63.63%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £475 -
Exeter - 1 £275 -
Staines - 1 £138 -
Bradford - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Manchester - 1 £413 -
Berkshire - 1 £475 -
Devon - 1 £275 -
North West - 1 £413 -
West End of London - 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3

Business Development Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Business Development Analyst 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 featuring Business Development Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.64%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
4 3 (13.64%) Guidewire
4 3 (13.64%) User Experience
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Service Design
5 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) B2B
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft

Business Development Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.64%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
5 2 (9.09%) B2B
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Service Design
5 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) DSDM
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Guidewire
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft