The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 127 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 9 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.51% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.56% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 6
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£305 £341 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £375 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2925 2495 2777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.81% 90.33% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1720 1212 1396
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 192 190
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.67 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.57 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
Manchester -13 4 £338 -5.26% 2
Cheshire +15 3 £305 -10.29% 2
Lancashire -25 2 - -
Cumbria - - - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 4 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (10.71%) MS Office
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) MS Project
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) VBA

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Exchequer
1 1 (3.57%) Maximo
1 1 (3.57%) Academy Housing
1 1 (3.57%) arcHouse
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) QlikView
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
1 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Business Development
6 1 (3.57%) Use Case
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
1 2 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) APMP
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Sage
2 1 (3.57%) Northgate
2 1 (3.57%) Capita
2 1 (3.57%) Orchard
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