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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 80 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 0.81% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.85% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£230 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.66% -6.25%
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 - £10.00 -
Business Manager
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
1129 937 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.47% 94.74% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 578 475
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 42
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
3 5 (27.78%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Line Management
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow Management
7 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Use Case
7 1 (5.56%) MS Office
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
7 1 (5.56%) BPR
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Process Management
7 1 (5.56%) Windows
7 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Change Management
1 5 (27.78%) Workflow
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow Management
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) BPR
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Process Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint