The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Business Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 93 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 14 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.36% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Median daily rate £450 £515 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.62% +19.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £336 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £579 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.54 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1789 2225 2415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.31% 90.37% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 1135 1244
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 121 51
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 7 £460 -11.53%
Slough - 1 £588 -
Wokingham - 1 £450 -
Business Manager
South East

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 10 (50.00%) Change Management
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Business Transformation
3 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (30.00%) MBA
4 6 (30.00%) CRM
4 6 (30.00%) IBM
4 6 (30.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) Internet
4 6 (30.00%) Business Development
4 6 (30.00%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (30.00%) Spanish Language
4 6 (30.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (30.00%) Google
4 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (30.00%) Marketing
4 6 (30.00%) PLM
4 6 (30.00%) Economics
4 6 (30.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Case Management
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Mandarin Language
3 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 6 (30.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Economics
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 10 (50.00%) Change Management
2 8 (40.00%) Business Transformation
3 6 (30.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Business Development
3 6 (30.00%) Case Management
3 6 (30.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (30.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) PLM
3 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Line Management
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) MBA
3 2 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (5.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Google
1 6 (30.00%) HP
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft