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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 86 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 5 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 1.07% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.12% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 13
Median daily rate £430 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.48% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
1356 1878 1651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.56% 95.33% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1242 1132
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 68
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Halifax +10 3 £459 +22.40%
Bradford +15 1 £228 -39.33% 1
Leeds -7 1 - - 2
Business Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
4 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
4 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (11.76%) MS Project
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (5.88%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) QMS
6 1 (5.88%) Budget Control
6 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
4 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) B2B
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.88%) QMS
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP