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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 82 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 13 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.87% 0.53% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.56% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 7
Average daily rate £338 £396 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £239 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £559 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £441 £438
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +395.00%
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
1407 1070 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.68% 93.94% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 761 570
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.34 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (27.78%) Change Management
1 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
1 5 (27.78%) NHS
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (11.11%) CMS
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) BPR
5 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Change Management
1 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Content Management
3 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) BPR
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) HP