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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 112 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 41 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.68% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.74% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 11
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£378 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £354 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £461 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £444 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +13.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £49.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £60.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +60.00%
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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
3593 2822 2192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.70% 91.68% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1945 1523 1027
Average daily rate £388 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 181 172
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Cheshire -1 18 £363 -9.37% 4
Manchester -10 12 £400 - 2
Cumbria - 6 £378 -
Lancashire +2 1 £350 +25.00% 1
Merseyside -14 1 - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 21 (37.50%) Finance
1 21 (37.50%) Project Management
2 14 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
4 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 7 (12.50%) Change Management
5 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.93%) Workflow
7 5 (8.93%) Windows
7 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) PRINCE
7 5 (8.93%) User Experience
8 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (7.14%) SAP
8 4 (7.14%) ITIL
8 4 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
8 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.36%) Migration
9 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.36%) Degree
9 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.57%) QlikView
10 2 (3.57%) Matrix Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Project
1 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Exchequer
1 1 (1.79%) Maximo
1 1 (1.79%) TrackWise
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Project Management
2 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 7 (12.50%) Change Management
3 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.93%) Workflow
4 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.93%) PRINCE
5 4 (7.14%) ITIL
5 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.57%) Coaching
7 2 (3.57%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PMP
4 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
1 1 (1.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.79%) XenApp
1 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) MOM
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (1.79%) Citrix
2 1 (1.79%) Sage
2 1 (1.79%) VMware
2 1 (1.79%) Northgate
2 1 (1.79%) Capita
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