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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 115 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 13 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.71% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.76% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 11
Median daily rate £456 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £595 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £48.45 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+13.53% -19.25%
Business Manager
South East

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
2283 2364 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.43% 93.44% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1208 1136
Median daily rate £408 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 77 78
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
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 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 4 £450 -18.18% 1
Business Manager
South East

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
4 3 (16.67%) HFM
4 3 (16.67%) QA
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Progress
4 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) ACCA
4 3 (16.67%) CIMA
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) HFM
2 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) SAP BI
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) eTOM
5 1 (5.56%) Process Management
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ACCA
2 3 (16.67%) CIMA
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
1 3 (16.67%) Progress
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP