The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 29 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 Bristol 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 63 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.63% 0.38% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.41% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Average daily rate
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£406 £340 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% -17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £312 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £368 £513
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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
737 483 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.06% 91.13% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 315 487
Average daily rate £365 £348 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% +5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £201 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 44
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -27.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Business Manager
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Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) BPR
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) GPRS
4 1 (14.29%) GSM
4 1 (14.29%) UMTS
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Basel II
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) GPRS
1 1 (14.29%) GSM
1 1 (14.29%) UMTS
1 1 (14.29%) LTE
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Basel II
2 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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