The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Business Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 97 112 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 18 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.45% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.47% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 10
Median daily rate £425 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £410 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £480 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £49.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -17.50%
Business Manager
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1938 1895 1679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.75% 94.75% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1347 1193 1101
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 70
Median hourly rate £11.88 £13.87 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Business Manager in the job title.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Manager
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 Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -7 4 £413 -2.94% 3
Bradford +16 3 £438 - 1
Castleford - 2 £425 -
Halifax - 1 £343 -
Business Manager
Yorkshire

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Business Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 19 (48.72%) PRINCE2
1 19 (48.72%) Project Management
2 15 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (25.64%) Finance
4 9 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
5 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (12.82%) ITIL
6 5 (12.82%) Change Management
7 4 (10.26%) COBIT
8 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) NHS
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Defect Management
9 2 (5.13%) SDLC
9 2 (5.13%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (5.13%) SAP
9 2 (5.13%) CRM
9 2 (5.13%) Workflow
9 2 (5.13%) Banking
9 2 (5.13%) Retail
9 2 (5.13%) Degree
9 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (5.13%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.56%) SAP HCM
10 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.56%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Skype
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) PRINCE2
1 19 (48.72%) Project Management
2 15 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (12.82%) Change Management
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.13%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 2 (5.13%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.13%) Matrix Management
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.13%) Workflow
7 1 (2.56%) BPR
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) SFIA
7 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft