The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 July 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 Birmingham 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 56 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 1.15% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.27% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £445 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +28.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £430 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +30.43%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 552 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.06% 90.94% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 299 338
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 31
Average hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.03 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Business Manager
West Midlands

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) Agresso
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) SAP CRM
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Banking
6 1 (6.67%) Retail

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Agresso
1 2 (13.33%) SAP CRM
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
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