Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 January 2018 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 144 172
Rank change year-on-year +2 +28 -20
Contract jobs citing Business Development 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.25% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.30% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £465 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.29% - +16.25%
10th Percentile £300 £433 £429
90th Percentile £432 £499 £493
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £465 £325
% change year-on-year -11.29% +43.08% -21.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,601 2,670 3,547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.12% 84.57% 84.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,764 1,743 2,383
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £266
90th Percentile £550 £539 £560
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 70 104
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.19 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.55 £27.51
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% -1.28% -

Business Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Development in West Yorkshire

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Development in West Yorkshire

Business Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Development in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Development in West Yorkshire

Business Development
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Development within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 2 £343 -28.65% 14
Bradford - 2 £413 - 1
Business Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Development.

1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) JAXB
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management

Business Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Debt Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Dropwizard
1 2 (50.00%) JAXB
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP