The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 66 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.52% - 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £415 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.42% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +395.00%
Business Manager
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
561 483 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 97.40% 96.79% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 340 230
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 20 27
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.13 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.04% -2.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.12 £22.50 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales 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
Newport - 2 £415 -
Cardiff - 1 £313 -
Business Manager
Wales

Business Manager
Top 13 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DSDM
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) P3O
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) NHS

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

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

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) DSDM
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) P3O