The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 133 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 17 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.63% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.68% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 8
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£424 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £329 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £66.50 -
% change year-on-year
-69.92% -
Business Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3003 2200 2094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.70% 93.10% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2020 1329 1123
Average daily rate £363 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 118 140
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.99 £22.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -36.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
West Yorkshire -24 17 £424 -1.96% 2
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 16 (55.17%) Project Management
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Banking
4 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
4 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
4 5 (17.24%) SDLC
4 5 (17.24%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (10.34%) Retail
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Test Management
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Transition Management
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
4 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
4 5 (17.24%) SDLC
4 5 (17.24%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Test Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) SAP