The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 121 138 118
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 23 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.29% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 9
Average daily rate £448 £368 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.76% -13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
England

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 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2867 3062 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.34% 95.84% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1938 1957 1414
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 176 161
Average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bristol 0 6 £388 +16.01% 4
Wiltshire +3 5 £406 -9.72%
Gloucestershire - 5 £450 - 1
Dorset +6 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £413 - 1
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 19 (46.34%) Project Management
2 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (31.71%) Finance
4 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2
5 10 (24.39%) SAP
5 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
6 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
7 8 (19.51%) Change Management
7 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
8 7 (17.07%) Target Operating Model
8 7 (17.07%) Performance Improvement
8 7 (17.07%) Banking
9 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
10 5 (12.20%) Change Control
10 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
11 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (7.32%) NHS
12 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (7.32%) MS Project
12 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (7.32%) Electronics
12 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
12 3 (7.32%) Marketing
12 3 (7.32%) QA
12 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
12 3 (7.32%) Customer Engagement

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 3 (7.32%) MS Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) Qlik Sense
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.32%) Electronics
4 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (2.44%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) NHS
3 2 (4.88%) PMI
4 1 (2.44%) Contactless
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) IVR
4 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Project Management
2 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
5 8 (19.51%) Change Management
6 7 (17.07%) Performance Improvement
6 7 (17.07%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.20%) Change Control
9 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
10 3 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
11 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
11 2 (4.88%) Coaching
11 2 (4.88%) Line Management
11 2 (4.88%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.88%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.88%) PMP
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.44%) APMP
5 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) FATCA
3 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) SAP
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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