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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 -  
Contract jobs citing Business Development 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.37% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +23.41% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £41.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -43.97% +88.63%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 966 1310 1337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.38% 88.87% 86.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 931 992
Median daily rate £403 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Business Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Pentaho
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Informatica
2 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
2 4 (57.14%) Talend
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Data Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
1 4 (57.14%) Pentaho
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) CRM Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) CRM Manager
3 2 (28.57%) CRM Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Project Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Data Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 1 (14.29%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Informatica
1 4 (57.14%) Talend