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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 152 157 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 39 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.75% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.80% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 42
Average daily rate
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£475 £526 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.60% +12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £410 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £780 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
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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
4727 5633 5247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.25% 93.65% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3634 4089 3933
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 91 131
Average hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £30.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, 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 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 27 (35.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (25.00%) Project Management
4 16 (21.05%) Banking
5 11 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (13.16%) SQL
6 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
7 9 (11.84%) Change Management
7 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.53%) NHS
9 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.21%) ITIL
9 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Information Management
10 6 (7.89%) Investment Banking
10 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.89%) Service Management
10 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
11 5 (6.58%) MS Project
11 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
11 5 (6.58%) Quality Management
11 5 (6.58%) Data Management
11 5 (6.58%) Credit Risk
12 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
12 4 (5.26%) Market Risk
12 4 (5.26%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Project
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.32%) SunGard APT
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.32%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.63%) EDRMS
3 2 (2.63%) DB2
3 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.63%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.32%) OLAP
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Front Office
5 3 (3.95%) Advertising
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 2 (2.63%) Law
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Publishing
7 1 (1.32%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) NHS
3 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.58%) Credit Risk
5 4 (5.26%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.63%) Equities
6 2 (2.63%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.32%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.32%) Social Media
7 1 (1.32%) PMI
7 1 (1.32%) Online Games
7 1 (1.32%) Derivative
7 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (25.00%) Project Management
3 11 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
5 9 (11.84%) Change Management
6 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.21%) ITIL
7 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (9.21%) Information Management
8 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.89%) Service Management
9 5 (6.58%) Quality Management
9 5 (6.58%) Data Management
10 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.26%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.26%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.26%) Test Management
11 3 (3.95%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
1 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.32%) APMG
3 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) PMP
3 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.32%) CIPD
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) HP
3 3 (3.95%) SAP
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Informatica
4 2 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) SunGard
5 1 (1.32%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.32%) GoldenSource
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £750 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £480 - £580 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day + doe
Posted: 20 days ago