The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 78 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 8 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.92% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.98% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £420 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +35.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1178 1121 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.61% 93.81% 91.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 601 414
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 56 76
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.07 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Milton Keynes -7 7 £350 -16.66%
Aylesbury - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Business Manager
South East

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) Advertising
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.76%) Campaign Management
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.76%) Hyperion
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) IBM

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) PMI
1 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Campaign Management
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos
1 1 (4.76%) IBM
1 1 (4.76%) Hyperion