The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 55 56 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 0.16% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.18% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £500 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 - £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £425 £446
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +395.00%
Business Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 563 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.80% 92.14% 88.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 345 301
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.60 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Business Manager
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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