The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 98 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 8 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 0.90% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.97% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £440 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £419 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £550 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £66.50 -
% change year-on-year
-69.92% -
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1544 930 869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.73% 92.81% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 604 481
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 45
Average hourly rate £15.86 £13.20 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -57.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Manager in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Manager across the Leeds region.

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Business Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Manager in their job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) MS Project
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Business Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint