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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Development
Rank 104 108 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -37
Contract jobs citing Business Development 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.060% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.071% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.39 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-17.63% -39.29%
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 1410 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.82% 84.48% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 1026 552
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% +33.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.23 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) MODAF
4 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
4 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter

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 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PPC Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
2 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SEO Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft