Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £429 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Manager
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 179 193
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 13 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 21
Yorkshire median daily rate £429 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.40% -11.35% +6.28%
10th Percentile £353 £212 £363
90th Percentile £475 £490 £488
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 - £19.35
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £22.77
% change year-on-year +32.08% +16.39% -63.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4268 5218 5915
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.22% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2833 3350 3937
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 202 318
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £28.75 £28.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Business Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Yorkshire

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in Yorkshire

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Manager in Yorkshire

Business Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Manager in Yorkshire

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +6 8 £399 +6.40% 2
South Yorkshire +19 4 £450 +16.88% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Retail Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (15.38%) WFM
5 2 (15.38%) SMS
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) BCP
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Information Management
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) BPR
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (7.69%) MS Access

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) Power BI
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Retail Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
1 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) BCP
2 2 (15.38%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Information Management
2 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) WFM
3 1 (7.69%) BPR
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau