The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 300 307 277
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 356 307 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 208 209
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £354 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £633 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £66.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £66.50 -
% change year-on-year
-69.92% -
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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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49243 46583 44268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.84% 92.15% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32057 28819 26941
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1828 1854 1961
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Manager across the England region.

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Manager across the England region.

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 204 £476 -9.33% 51
South East -13 63 £425 -5.55% 20
West Midlands +11 20 £375 -6.25% 7
North West -36 17 £425 +8.97% 8
Yorkshire -27 16 £425 - 4
South West +1 14 £450 +5.88% 7
East Midlands -7 10 £375 -1.31% 2
East of England 0 4 £350 -22.22% 1
North East -34 4 £430 +1.17%
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Business Manager
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Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 260 (35.81%) Finance
2 222 (30.58%) Project Management
3 178 (24.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 125 (17.22%) Banking
5 118 (16.25%) Change Management
6 111 (15.29%) PRINCE2
7 82 (11.29%) Business Analysis
8 80 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
9 69 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
10 58 (7.99%) Business Transformation
11 55 (7.58%) Retail
12 54 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (7.30%) Security Cleared
14 46 (6.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 40 (5.51%) SAP
16 37 (5.10%) Programme Management
17 36 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
18 34 (4.68%) NHS
19 33 (4.55%) SQL
19 33 (4.55%) Management Information System
19 33 (4.55%) Investment Banking
20 31 (4.27%) Degree
20 31 (4.27%) SC Cleared
21 30 (4.13%) Migration
21 30 (4.13%) ITIL
21 30 (4.13%) Microsoft
22 29 (3.99%) ERP
23 28 (3.86%) Service Delivery
24 27 (3.72%) Analytics
24 27 (3.72%) Asset Management

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 13 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.69%) IIS
3 4 (0.55%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.41%) CMS
4 3 (0.41%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.41%) SAS
5 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.14%) Drupal
6 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.03%) MS Project
3 17 (2.34%) MS Office
4 13 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.52%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.10%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.55%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.41%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.41%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.28%) Summit
5 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.28%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.14%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.14%) Agresso
6 1 (0.14%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.14%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.55%) Veeva
2 3 (0.41%) Office 365
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.10%) Internet
2 3 (0.41%) HTTP
2 3 (0.41%) Network Security
3 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.28%) Intranet
3 2 (0.28%) Firewall
3 2 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.14%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.58%) SQL Server
1 26 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (0.96%) QlikView
3 7 (0.96%) Data Mining
3 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.55%) EDRMS
5 4 (0.55%) DataStage
6 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.28%) OLAP
7 2 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.28%) QualityStage
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.28%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.28%) MS Access
7 2 (0.28%) Big Data
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 260 (35.81%) Finance
2 125 (17.22%) Banking
3 55 (7.58%) Retail
4 33 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.58%) Marketing
6 20 (2.75%) Legal
7 17 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.07%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (1.79%) Back Office
9 13 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.52%) Advertising
10 11 (1.52%) Front Office
10 11 (1.52%) Local Government
11 9 (1.24%) Law
12 7 (0.96%) Automotive
13 6 (0.83%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.69%) Electronics
14 5 (0.69%) Billing
15 4 (0.55%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.34%) .NET
2 3 (0.41%) HTML
2 3 (0.41%) HTML5
2 3 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.14%) Middleware
4 1 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.68%) NHS
3 33 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 13 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
5 12 (1.65%) User Experience
6 9 (1.24%) Derivative
7 8 (1.10%) Online Banking
7 8 (1.10%) Fixed Income
7 8 (1.10%) PMI
7 8 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 7 (0.96%) Social Media
9 6 (0.83%) Video on Demand
9 6 (0.83%) Smart Meter
10 5 (0.69%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.69%) Social Network
10 5 (0.69%) Equities
11 4 (0.55%) Life Science
11 4 (0.55%) Data Extraction
11 4 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.07%) Windows
2 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.28%) AIX
3 2 (0.28%) UNIX
4 1 (0.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (30.58%) Project Management
2 178 (24.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 118 (16.25%) Change Management
4 111 (15.29%) PRINCE2
5 82 (11.29%) Business Analysis
6 80 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (7.99%) Business Transformation
9 46 (6.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 37 (5.10%) Programme Management
11 36 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (4.13%) ITIL
12 30 (4.13%) Migration
13 29 (3.99%) ERP
14 28 (3.86%) Service Delivery
15 27 (3.72%) Asset Management
15 27 (3.72%) Analytics
16 23 (3.17%) Data Analysis
16 23 (3.17%) Target Operating Model
17 22 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (4.55%) SQL
2 8 (1.10%) C
3 4 (0.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.28%) VBA
5 1 (0.14%) Java
5 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (7.30%) Security Cleared
2 31 (4.27%) Degree
2 31 (4.27%) SC Cleared
3 26 (3.58%) PMI Certification
4 18 (2.48%) PMP
5 17 (2.34%) ISEB
6 16 (2.20%) DV Cleared
7 15 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.83%) CISSP
10 4 (0.55%) CISM
10 4 (0.55%) APMP
11 3 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.41%) APMG
12 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.28%) CCAB
12 2 (0.28%) CISMP
13 1 (0.14%) CFA
13 1 (0.14%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.48%) QA
2 8 (1.10%) EMIR
3 7 (0.96%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.83%) MiFID
5 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.69%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.69%) SLA
6 4 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.41%) GxP
8 2 (0.28%) GAMP
8 2 (0.28%) FATCA
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (5.51%) SAP
2 30 (4.13%) Microsoft
3 27 (3.72%) Oracle
4 16 (2.20%) Cognos
5 12 (1.65%) IBM
6 10 (1.38%) Hyperion
7 6 (0.83%) HP
7 6 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (0.83%) Tableau
8 5 (0.69%) Adobe
9 4 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (0.55%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.55%) Demandware
10 3 (0.41%) ATG
10 3 (0.41%) Avaloq
10 3 (0.41%) hybris
10 3 (0.41%) Symantec
11 2 (0.28%) Apple
11 2 (0.28%) Teradata
11 2 (0.28%) Capita
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