The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 99 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 12 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.94% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.01% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 6
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£435 £425 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £355 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £470 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
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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
1646 1489 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.63% 93.77% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 915 644
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 58 98
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £28.20 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 3 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 8 £425 - 2
Halifax -2 2 £458 +14.37%
Bradford -5 1 £300 -33.33%
Huddersfield - - - -
Keighley - - - -
Business Manager
Yorkshire

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (19.23%) Workflow
6 4 (15.38%) Line Management
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) SAS
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) ISEB
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (7.69%) QA
8 2 (7.69%) Retail
8 2 (7.69%) Workflow Management
8 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Management
8 2 (7.69%) Change Control
8 2 (7.69%) Customer Insight
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Customer Analytics
9 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (11.54%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) PMI
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) Workflow
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) Line Management
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Test Management
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Insight
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CIPD
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft