The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 98 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 10 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate £450 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.42% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +395.00%
Business Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1729 1354 1141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.21% 95.49% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 782 608
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 55
Average hourly rate £17.30 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bolton - 2 - -
Business Manager
North West

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Retail Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 2 (10.53%) Skype
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) SLA
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) CCA
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Retail Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) International Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Cost Transparency
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) People Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCA
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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