The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Business Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 91 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 16 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Median daily rate £500 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £385 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.00 £66.50
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -69.92%
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
1699 1772 1324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.81% 94.91% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1029 808
Median daily rate £400 £377 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 73 57
Median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.75 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Business Manager in the job title.

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 25 September 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Business Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) Project Management
2 14 (42.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (39.39%) Finance
4 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
5 10 (30.30%) Change Management
6 7 (21.21%) AIFMD
6 7 (21.21%) UCITS
7 6 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) Retail
9 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle
9 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.12%) Office 365
9 4 (12.12%) Skype
10 3 (9.09%) User Stories
10 3 (9.09%) New Media
10 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
10 3 (9.09%) Scrum
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
11 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
11 2 (6.06%) CRM
11 2 (6.06%) SAP
11 2 (6.06%) Advertising
11 2 (6.06%) Feasibility Study
12 1 (3.03%) hybris

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.03%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) New Media
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Project Management
2 14 (42.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 10 (30.30%) Change Management
5 6 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) User Stories
9 2 (6.06%) CRM
9 2 (6.06%) Feasibility Study
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.03%) B2B
10 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.03%) ERP
10 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) AIFMD
1 7 (21.21%) UCITS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) hybris
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
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