Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Business Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Development over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Development
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 136 158
Rank change year-on-year +6 +22 -36
Contract jobs citing Business Development 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.27% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.30% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Leeds median daily rate £280 £300 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -35.48% +16.25%
10th Percentile £260 £185 £429
90th Percentile £406 £435 £493
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £438 £465
% change year-on-year -5.71% -5.91% +16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Business Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1913 2296 2850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.13% 87.77% 87.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1366 1554 2002
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.35 £10.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Business Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Business Development in Leeds

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development in Leeds

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Development in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) Talend
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Business Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Debt Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Talend