The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 103 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 20 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.57% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 8
Average daily rate £450 £330 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £244 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.61% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2346 1916 2323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.47% 94.24% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 950 1218
Average daily rate £333 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 144 102
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £24.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 18 £438 +32.57% 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 24 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Retail
3 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.78%) Banking
5 9 (25.00%) Project Management
5 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (19.44%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) JD Edwards
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
8 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.33%) Business Objects
9 3 (8.33%) MS Project
9 3 (8.33%) Test Management
9 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (8.33%) Analytics
10 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (5.56%) FATCA
10 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (5.56%) Online Banking
10 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.56%) Supply Chain Management
10 2 (5.56%) MS Office
10 2 (5.56%) Internet
10 2 (5.56%) Change Management
10 2 (5.56%) E-business
11 1 (2.78%) Workflow

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Project
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Retail
3 10 (27.78%) Banking
4 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) German Language
5 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.33%) Test Management
5 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) E-business
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.78%) Use Case
7 1 (2.78%) Release Management
7 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) FATCA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
1 5 (13.89%) JD Edwards
2 3 (8.33%) Business Objects
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft