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 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 166 165 149
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 39 57 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.78% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.84% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 57
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £750 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.50 - -
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
5450 6798 7238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.15% 92.59% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3939 4959 5244
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 149 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 September 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 September 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 51 (57.95%) Finance
2 31 (35.23%) Banking
3 30 (34.09%) Project Management
4 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.77%) Investment Banking
5 13 (14.77%) Business Analysis
6 10 (11.36%) SQL
7 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.95%) Front Office
8 7 (7.95%) Programme Management
9 6 (6.82%) ITIL
10 5 (5.68%) Change Management
10 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
10 5 (5.68%) Retail
10 5 (5.68%) Degree
10 5 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (5.68%) Wealth Management
10 5 (5.68%) Investment Management
11 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
11 4 (4.55%) Credit Risk
11 4 (4.55%) Marketing
11 4 (4.55%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.55%) Fixed Income
11 4 (4.55%) Migration
11 4 (4.55%) Oracle
11 4 (4.55%) MS Project
11 4 (4.55%) MS Office
11 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (4.55%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.27%) SAS
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.55%) MS Project
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.14%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) HTTP
1 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.14%) QlikView
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.14%) MS Access
2 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
General
1 51 (57.95%) Finance
2 31 (35.23%) Banking
3 13 (14.77%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.95%) Front Office
5 5 (5.68%) Retail
6 4 (4.55%) Marketing
7 2 (2.27%) German Language
7 2 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.27%) Legal
7 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.14%) Law
8 1 (1.14%) Advertising
8 1 (1.14%) Billing
8 1 (1.14%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) HTML
1 1 (1.14%) CSS
1 1 (1.14%) JSP
1 1 (1.14%) Struts
1 1 (1.14%) Web Services
1 1 (1.14%) XML
1 1 (1.14%) Swing
1 1 (1.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (4.55%) Fixed Income
1 4 (4.55%) Credit Risk
2 3 (3.41%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.27%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.27%) Equities
3 2 (2.27%) Derivative
4 1 (1.14%) Statistics
4 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.14%) Social Network
4 1 (1.14%) Economics
4 1 (1.14%) Handset
4 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Project Management
2 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (14.77%) Business Analysis
4 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
5 7 (7.95%) Programme Management
6 6 (6.82%) ITIL
7 5 (5.68%) Change Management
7 5 (5.68%) Wealth Management
7 5 (5.68%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.55%) Migration
8 4 (4.55%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.41%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.41%) Validation
9 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.41%) Business Development
9 3 (3.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.41%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) C
3 1 (1.14%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) APMG
4 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.14%) CIMA
4 1 (1.14%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) EMIR
2 1 (1.14%) AIFMD
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.14%) HP
2 1 (1.14%) Charles River
2 1 (1.14%) Teradata
2 1 (1.14%) GoldenSource
2 1 (1.14%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.14%) Microgen
2 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
2 1 (1.14%) SAP
2 1 (1.14%) IBM
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £376 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 per week + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £501600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago