The table below looks at the statistics for Business Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 90 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Development 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% - 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 £25.00 £8.75
% change year-on-year
+105.00% +185.71%
Business Development
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1245 985 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.78% 86.48% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 707 476
Average daily rate £400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.21 £29.80 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Development across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Development
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Business Development Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Business Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Development.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Capita
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Business Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) OBIEE Architect
3 1 (20.00%) OBIEE Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Coaching
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (60.00%) Use Case
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CLAS
1 1 (20.00%) GIAC
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Capita