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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 167 166 153
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 32 61 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.92% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 53
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£530 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.82% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £434 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £398 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.35% -6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.50 - -
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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
5446 6651 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.51% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3991 4847 5151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 137 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £28.78 £43.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 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 19 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 48 (55.81%) Finance
2 31 (36.05%) Banking
3 26 (30.23%) Project Management
4 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (16.28%) Investment Banking
5 14 (16.28%) Business Analysis
6 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.63%) SQL
7 10 (11.63%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.30%) Front Office
9 6 (6.98%) Change Management
9 6 (6.98%) ITIL
10 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (5.81%) MS Project
10 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
10 5 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (5.81%) Investment Management
10 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
10 5 (5.81%) Wealth Management
10 5 (5.81%) Credit Risk
10 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (4.65%) Market Risk
11 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.65%) Performance Testing
11 4 (4.65%) Degree
11 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
11 4 (4.65%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.65%) Migration
11 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) SAS
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.81%) MS Project
1 5 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
2 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.16%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Intranet
1 1 (1.16%) HTTP
1 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.16%) MS Access
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.16%) QlikView
General
1 48 (55.81%) Finance
2 31 (36.05%) Banking
3 14 (16.28%) Investment Banking
4 8 (9.30%) Front Office
5 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 3 (3.49%) Marketing
6 2 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.33%) Legal
6 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
7 1 (1.16%) Law
7 1 (1.16%) Billing
7 1 (1.16%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) HTML
1 1 (1.16%) CSS
1 1 (1.16%) JSP
1 1 (1.16%) Struts
1 1 (1.16%) Web Services
1 1 (1.16%) XML
1 1 (1.16%) Swing
1 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Credit Risk
1 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Market Risk
2 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.33%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.33%) Derivative
3 2 (2.33%) Statistics
3 2 (2.33%) Equities
4 1 (1.16%) PMI
4 1 (1.16%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Economics
4 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.16%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Project Management
2 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (16.28%) Business Analysis
4 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.63%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.98%) Change Management
6 6 (6.98%) ITIL
7 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
7 5 (5.81%) Investment Management
7 5 (5.81%) Wealth Management
8 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.65%) Performance Testing
8 4 (4.65%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.65%) Migration
8 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.49%) Validation
9 3 (3.49%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.49%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) C
3 1 (1.16%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) CIMA
4 1 (1.16%) CIPD
4 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) EMIR
2 1 (1.16%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.16%) Charles River
4 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) IBM
4 1 (1.16%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.16%) Microgen
4 1 (1.16%) thinkFolio
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Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago