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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 163 172 144
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 43 45 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.66% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.71% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 46
Average daily rate
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£465 £563 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £800 £625
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
5239 6373 5699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.74% 93.31% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4042 4649 4243
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 114 148
Average hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.94 £33.90 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 18 December 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 18 December 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 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 25 (32.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (28.95%) Project Management
4 18 (23.68%) Banking
5 11 (14.47%) Business Analysis
5 11 (14.47%) SQL
6 10 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
7 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (10.53%) Change Management
9 7 (9.21%) NHS
10 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
10 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
10 6 (7.89%) ITIL
10 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Credit Risk
11 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
11 5 (6.58%) Data Management
11 5 (6.58%) Information Management
11 5 (6.58%) Front Office
11 5 (6.58%) Service Management
11 5 (6.58%) Quality Management
12 4 (5.26%) MS Project
12 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
12 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
12 4 (5.26%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Project
1 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 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%) HFM
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) 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%) DB2
3 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.63%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.63%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.32%) QlikView
General
1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Front Office
4 3 (3.95%) Advertising
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Law
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) NHS
3 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.58%) Credit Risk
5 4 (5.26%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.95%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.32%) Social Media
8 1 (1.32%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.32%) Statistics
8 1 (1.32%) PMI
8 1 (1.32%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (28.95%) Project Management
3 11 (14.47%) Business Analysis
4 10 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.53%) Change Management
7 6 (7.89%) ITIL
7 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.58%) Data Management
8 5 (6.58%) Information Management
8 5 (6.58%) Service Management
8 5 (6.58%) Quality Management
9 4 (5.26%) CRM
9 4 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Test Management
9 4 (5.26%) Investment Management
9 4 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) APMG
2 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.32%) CIPD
2 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.32%) PMP
2 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) 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%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.32%) SunGard
5 1 (1.32%) Hyperion
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