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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Development over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 96 107 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -33
Contract jobs citing Business Development 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.22% 0.061% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.072% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.46 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +2.93%
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
1166 1389 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.61% 85.11% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 967 515
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +31.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £10.66 £8.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Business Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Business Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
4 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Kony

Business Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Executive
2 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PPC Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Product Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Product Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Product Owner
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SEO Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Dojo
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) MODAF
3 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
2 1 (14.29%) Kony