The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 155 158 144
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 37 62 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.87% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.94% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 68
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £750 £850
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +44.61%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5302 6564 7191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.02% 92.61% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3865 4816 5234
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 170 170
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.62 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £43.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Business Manager
London

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014, 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 55 (61.80%) Finance
2 32 (35.96%) Banking
3 31 (34.83%) Project Management
4 16 (17.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking
5 12 (13.48%) Business Analysis
5 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
6 11 (12.36%) SQL
7 7 (7.87%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (7.87%) Retail
7 7 (7.87%) Programme Management
7 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
7 7 (7.87%) Change Management
8 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (6.74%) Migration
8 6 (6.74%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (5.62%) Oracle
9 5 (5.62%) Marketing
9 5 (5.62%) Wealth Management
9 5 (5.62%) Investment Management
10 4 (4.49%) Reference Data
10 4 (4.49%) Degree
10 4 (4.49%) Business Transformation
10 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
10 4 (4.49%) ITIL
10 4 (4.49%) MS Project
10 4 (4.49%) MS Office
10 4 (4.49%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (2.25%) SAS
1 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Project
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (2.25%) Changepoint
3 1 (1.12%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) HTTP
1 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.12%) MS Access
2 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.12%) QlikView
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 55 (61.80%) Finance
2 32 (35.96%) Banking
3 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.87%) Retail
5 5 (5.62%) Marketing
6 4 (4.49%) Legal
6 4 (4.49%) Front Office
7 2 (2.25%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.25%) German Language
7 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.25%) Law
8 1 (1.12%) Billing
8 1 (1.12%) Advertising
8 1 (1.12%) Publishing
8 1 (1.12%) Back Office
8 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) Spring
1 1 (1.12%) HTML
1 1 (1.12%) CSS
1 1 (1.12%) JSP
1 1 (1.12%) Struts
1 1 (1.12%) Web Services
1 1 (1.12%) XML
1 1 (1.12%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (4.49%) Reference Data
2 4 (4.49%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.37%) Derivative
3 3 (3.37%) Equities
4 2 (2.25%) PMI
5 1 (1.12%) Economics
5 1 (1.12%) Statistics
5 1 (1.12%) Handset
5 1 (1.12%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Social Network
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Project Management
2 16 (17.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (13.48%) Business Analysis
3 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
4 7 (7.87%) Programme Management
4 7 (7.87%) Change Management
5 6 (6.74%) Migration
5 6 (6.74%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.62%) Wealth Management
6 5 (5.62%) Investment Management
7 4 (4.49%) Business Transformation
7 4 (4.49%) ITIL
7 4 (4.49%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (3.37%) Data Management
8 3 (3.37%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.37%) Validation
8 3 (3.37%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.37%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.37%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.36%) SQL
2 3 (3.37%) C
3 1 (1.12%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.12%) CIMA
5 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.12%) EMIR
2 1 (1.12%) AIFMD
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle
2 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.25%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.12%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.12%) Teradata
3 1 (1.12%) SAP
3 1 (1.12%) Charles River
3 1 (1.12%) IBM
3 1 (1.12%) Microgen
3 1 (1.12%) thinkFolio
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £300 - £375 per annum + commission
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago