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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
UK / England
Rank 340 300 331
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 236 332 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.71% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.75% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 218 201
Median daily rate £450 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £32.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -65 109 £500 -4.76% 42
South East +26 38 £450 -5.26% 16
West Midlands +9 32 £425 +1.49% 4
North West +25 20 £450 +5.88% 4
Yorkshire -8 9 £400 +6.66% 6
East of England +1 8 £425 - 3
East Midlands -2 8 £500 -9.09% 4
South West -7 6 £475 +14.11% 6
North East -19 2 - - 2
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 180 (32.85%) Finance
2 171 (31.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 142 (25.91%) Project Management
4 121 (22.08%) Change Management
5 90 (16.42%) Business Analysis
6 78 (14.23%) PRINCE2
7 72 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
8 58 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
10 51 (9.31%) Banking
10 51 (9.31%) Microsoft
11 50 (9.12%) SAP
12 49 (8.94%) ERP
13 38 (6.93%) Business Transformation
14 36 (6.57%) Retail
15 35 (6.39%) Security Cleared
16 33 (6.02%) Degree
16 33 (6.02%) Programme Management
17 32 (5.84%) MS Excel
18 29 (5.29%) Oracle
19 27 (4.93%) Marketing
19 27 (4.93%) Telecoms
19 27 (4.93%) Target Operating Model
20 24 (4.38%) Risk Management
20 24 (4.38%) Migration
20 24 (4.38%) CRM
20 24 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
20 24 (4.38%) Analytics
21 23 (4.20%) ITIL
22 21 (3.83%) Logistics

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 14 (2.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.28%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.91%) SAS
3 5 (0.91%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (3.83%) MS Project
4 19 (3.47%) MS Office
5 16 (2.92%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (1.82%) SAP ERP
2 7 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.73%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.73%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.55%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.18%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.18%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.64%) Office 365
2 3 (0.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.64%) Skype
2 8 (1.46%) Internet
3 3 (0.55%) Network Security
4 2 (0.36%) Firewall
4 2 (0.36%) Intranet
4 2 (0.36%) NAS
5 1 (0.18%) Broadband
5 1 (0.18%) DSL
5 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (2.19%) Power BI
5 10 (1.82%) Data Mining
5 10 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 8 (1.46%) GIS
6 8 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.09%) QlikView
9 4 (0.73%) Big Data
10 2 (0.36%) DataStage
10 2 (0.36%) OLAP
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.36%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.18%) EDMS
11 1 (0.18%) MySQL
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.18%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (0.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.18%) YouTrack
General
1 180 (32.85%) Finance
2 51 (9.31%) Banking
3 36 (6.57%) Retail
4 27 (4.93%) Marketing
4 27 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.19%) Advertising
7 11 (2.01%) Front Office
8 10 (1.82%) Billing
8 10 (1.82%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.64%) Back Office
9 9 (1.64%) Legal
10 7 (1.28%) Local Government
10 7 (1.28%) Spanish Language
11 6 (1.09%) Automotive
11 6 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
12 5 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.73%) Electronics
13 4 (0.73%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.55%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.55%) JSON
1 3 (0.55%) Middleware
1 3 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (0.55%) REST
2 1 (0.18%) Flash
2 1 (0.18%) Web Services
2 1 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.18%) XML
2 1 (0.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.82%) NHS
4 9 (1.64%) Virtual Team
5 7 (1.28%) Clustering
6 6 (1.09%) Economics
7 5 (0.91%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.73%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.73%) Derivative
8 4 (0.73%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.73%) PMI
9 3 (0.55%) FMCG
9 3 (0.55%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.36%) CCTV
10 2 (0.36%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.36%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.36%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.36%) New Media
10 2 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.28%) Windows
2 6 (1.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (31.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 142 (25.91%) Project Management
3 121 (22.08%) Change Management
4 90 (16.42%) Business Analysis
5 78 (14.23%) PRINCE2
6 72 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
7 58 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (8.94%) ERP
9 38 (6.93%) Business Transformation
10 33 (6.02%) Programme Management
11 27 (4.93%) Target Operating Model
12 24 (4.38%) Analytics
12 24 (4.38%) CRM
12 24 (4.38%) Migration
12 24 (4.38%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.20%) ITIL
14 21 (3.83%) Logistics
14 21 (3.83%) Six Sigma
15 20 (3.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 18 (3.28%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.10%) SQL
2 10 (1.82%) VBA
3 8 (1.46%) C
4 1 (0.18%) Python
4 1 (0.18%) R
4 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (6.39%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.02%) Degree
3 21 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (3.10%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.55%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.28%) MBA
6 7 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.28%) PMP
6 7 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.73%) CISM
7 4 (0.73%) CISSP
8 3 (0.55%) APMG
8 3 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.55%) ISEB
9 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.36%) CIMA
9 2 (0.36%) CISA
9 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.18%) ACCA
10 1 (0.18%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.73%) ISO22301
2 4 (0.73%) MiFID
2 4 (0.73%) QA
3 2 (0.36%) GxP
3 2 (0.36%) PMBOK
3 2 (0.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.18%) DICOM
4 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.18%) EMIR
4 1 (0.18%) FATCA
4 1 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) RACF
Vendors
1 51 (9.31%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.12%) SAP
3 29 (5.29%) Oracle
4 17 (3.10%) Tableau
5 16 (2.92%) Cognos
6 9 (1.64%) Google
7 8 (1.46%) IBM
8 7 (1.28%) Mapinfo
9 6 (1.09%) HP
10 4 (0.73%) Cisco
10 4 (0.73%) Informatica
10 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.55%) Avaya
11 3 (0.55%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.55%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (0.55%) NGA Human Resources
11 3 (0.55%) Virgin Media
12 2 (0.36%) hybris
12 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
12 2 (0.36%) ServiceNow
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