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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 88 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.48% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.51% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
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£388 £438 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £493 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
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
1495 1171 896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.17% 93.08% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 615 410
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 76
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.52 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% -17.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £30.60 £40.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
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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 1 £500 +25.00%
Rochdale - - - - 1
Business Manager
North West

Business Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Local Government
4 1 (10.00%) Retail

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
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