The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Business Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 341 323 333
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 312 344 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.65% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.68% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 227 211
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £340 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -71.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -71.42%
Business Manager
UK

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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Business Manager in the job title.

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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -66 140 £500 +5.15% 40
South East -2 42 £450 +5.88% 15
West Midlands -15 35 £425 +21.42% 4
North West +21 30 £500 +17.64% 1
East Midlands +7 19 £500 +11.11% 4
South West +15 18 £473 +6.47% 3
Yorkshire +2 14 £375 -11.34% 3
East of England +18 7 £450 +28.57% 4
North East -19 7 £500 +16.27% 1
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Business Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 190 (30.35%) Finance
2 160 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 160 (25.56%) Project Management
3 146 (23.32%) Change Management
4 87 (13.90%) Business Analysis
5 81 (12.94%) PRINCE2
6 76 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (9.90%) Banking
9 55 (8.79%) SAP
10 54 (8.63%) Security Cleared
11 41 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
12 39 (6.23%) Retail
13 37 (5.91%) Microsoft
13 37 (5.91%) SC Cleared
13 37 (5.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 32 (5.11%) Business Transformation
14 32 (5.11%) Target Operating Model
15 30 (4.79%) ERP
15 30 (4.79%) Degree
16 28 (4.47%) Marketing
16 28 (4.47%) Migration
16 28 (4.47%) Programme Management
17 27 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
18 26 (4.15%) Risk Management
18 26 (4.15%) Logistics
19 25 (3.99%) MS Excel
19 25 (3.99%) Oracle
20 23 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
21 21 (3.35%) DV Cleared

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.12%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.96%) Skype for Business
3 5 (0.80%) Confluence
3 5 (0.80%) SAS
4 4 (0.64%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.32%) Documentum
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.16%) CMS
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (3.04%) MS Office
4 14 (2.24%) MS Project
5 12 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.80%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.48%) HFM
3 3 (0.48%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.32%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.32%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.16%) Kondor
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.16%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.24%) Office 365
2 3 (0.48%) SaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.60%) Skype
2 1 (0.16%) ATM
2 1 (0.16%) DSL
2 1 (0.16%) Intranet
2 1 (0.16%) NAS
2 1 (0.16%) Network Security
2 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.88%) Data Mining
2 12 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.12%) GIS
3 7 (1.12%) QlikView
3 7 (1.12%) SQL Server
4 6 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.48%) Power BI
8 2 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.32%) Big Data
8 2 (0.32%) Electronic Patient Records
8 2 (0.32%) OLAP
8 2 (0.32%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.32%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.16%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.16%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 6 (0.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.16%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 190 (30.35%) Finance
2 62 (9.90%) Banking
3 39 (6.23%) Retail
4 28 (4.47%) Marketing
5 20 (3.19%) Back Office
6 19 (3.04%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.76%) Legal
9 9 (1.44%) Advertising
10 8 (1.28%) Front Office
11 7 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.64%) Local Government
12 4 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.48%) German Language
14 2 (0.32%) Billing
14 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.32%) French Language
14 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.32%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.64%) .NET
2 2 (0.32%) Middleware
3 1 (0.16%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.16%) CSS
3 1 (0.16%) Flash
3 1 (0.16%) HTML
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.88%) Management Information System
3 12 (1.92%) NHS
4 11 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (1.44%) Virtual Team
6 8 (1.28%) PMI
7 7 (1.12%) Derivative
8 5 (0.80%) Equities
9 4 (0.64%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.64%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.48%) Clustering
10 3 (0.48%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.48%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.48%) New Media
10 3 (0.48%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.32%) EPoS
11 2 (0.32%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.32%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.32%) Robotics
11 2 (0.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.64%) Windows
1 4 (0.64%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (25.56%) Project Management
1 160 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 146 (23.32%) Change Management
3 87 (13.90%) Business Analysis
4 81 (12.94%) PRINCE2
5 76 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (5.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 32 (5.11%) Business Transformation
8 32 (5.11%) Target Operating Model
9 30 (4.79%) ERP
10 28 (4.47%) Migration
10 28 (4.47%) Programme Management
11 27 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (4.15%) Logistics
12 26 (4.15%) Risk Management
13 21 (3.35%) Validation
14 20 (3.19%) E-Commerce
14 20 (3.19%) Scrum
15 19 (3.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.19%) SQL
2 6 (0.96%) C
3 5 (0.80%) VBA
4 2 (0.32%) Java
4 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.32%) VB
5 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.16%) PHP
5 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (8.63%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.91%) SC Cleared
3 30 (4.79%) Degree
4 21 (3.35%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.40%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.44%) PMP
7 8 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (0.96%) ACCA
9 6 (0.96%) CIMA
10 4 (0.64%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.64%) ISEB
10 4 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.48%) CISA
11 3 (0.48%) CISM
11 3 (0.48%) CISSP
11 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.32%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.92%) QA
2 7 (1.12%) AIFMD
2 7 (1.12%) UCITS
3 6 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.64%) MiFID
4 4 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.48%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.48%) SLA
5 3 (0.48%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) FATCA
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (8.79%) SAP
2 37 (5.91%) Microsoft
3 25 (3.99%) Oracle
4 7 (1.12%) Tableau
5 6 (0.96%) Cognos
6 5 (0.80%) Mapinfo
7 4 (0.64%) Hyperion
7 4 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.64%) SunGard
8 3 (0.48%) Google
8 3 (0.48%) hybris
8 3 (0.48%) iManage
8 3 (0.48%) Sophis
8 3 (0.48%) xMatters
9 2 (0.32%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.32%) HP
9 2 (0.32%) IBM
9 2 (0.32%) Kofax
9 2 (0.32%) Omniture
10 1 (0.16%) Dell
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