The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 140 153 157
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 17 48 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.86% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.90% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 40
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £332 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £658 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £470 £430
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £49.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -17.50%
Business Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3313 5358 5910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.90% 95.63% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2682 4077 4318
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 82 85
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £28.95 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Project Management
3 11 (22.92%) PRINCE2
4 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 8 (16.67%) Banking
7 7 (14.58%) Oracle
8 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.42%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
9 5 (10.42%) ERP
9 5 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (8.33%) SQL
10 4 (8.33%) XML
10 4 (8.33%) Validation
10 4 (8.33%) Change Management
10 4 (8.33%) Front Office
11 3 (6.25%) Back Office
11 3 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
11 3 (6.25%) Equities
11 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.25%) SOA
11 3 (6.25%) ETL
11 3 (6.25%) Hyperion

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.08%) assyst
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.08%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Power BI
2 1 (2.08%) QlikView
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MSI
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Front Office
4 3 (6.25%) Back Office
4 3 (6.25%) Billing
5 2 (4.17%) Advertising
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Law
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) COM
2 1 (2.08%) Doctrine
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (6.25%) Data Extraction
2 3 (6.25%) Equities
3 2 (4.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Project Management
2 11 (22.92%) PRINCE2
3 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.42%) ERP
5 5 (10.42%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (8.33%) Change Management
6 4 (8.33%) Validation
7 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.25%) Data Governance
7 3 (6.25%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) SOA
8 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security
8 2 (4.17%) Low Latency
8 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.08%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.08%) APMP
4 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) MiFID
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.08%) FATCA
3 1 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Hyperion
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Fidessa
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau
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