The median contractor rate for a Business Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 98 97
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Developer 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.098% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.47% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £325 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.47% +1.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £385
% change year-on-year +8.10% -3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 997 1475 1280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.94% 96.22% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 1047 849
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 32 40
Median hourly rate £15.86 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.18% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £19.50 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Business Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Developer in Leeds

Business Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Developer in Leeds

Business Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Leeds region featuring Business Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) DAO
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (80.00%) Database Theory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) ADO
2 4 (80.00%) ActiveX
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Tandem
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Business Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) ActiveX
1 4 (80.00%) ADO
1 4 (80.00%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Database Theory
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) VB
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) SAP