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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 356 336 354
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 261 311 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.65% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 210 212
Median daily rate £475 £456 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £438 £430
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £26.50 £25.54 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -17.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £25.54 -
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -
Business Manager
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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
43259 48103 48967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.59% 94.94% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28485 31125 31438
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1882 2044
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -54 111 £500 - 29
South East +18 42 £475 - 8
North West +13 27 £438 +6.06% 12
West Midlands +2 26 £425 +6.25% 5
South West +3 14 £425 -5.55% 3
Yorkshire +15 13 £400 -3.03% 3
East of England +8 12 £425 +9.67% 2
Midlands +8 5 £675 -
East Midlands -12 5 - - 3
North East -29 1 - - 1
Business Manager
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Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 (32.70%) Finance
2 178 (30.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 147 (25.30%) Project Management
4 145 (24.96%) Change Management
5 93 (16.01%) Business Analysis
6 80 (13.77%) PRINCE2
7 71 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
8 60 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
9 56 (9.64%) SAP
10 51 (8.78%) Banking
11 49 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
12 48 (8.26%) ERP
12 48 (8.26%) Microsoft
13 47 (8.09%) Security Cleared
14 45 (7.75%) Retail
15 40 (6.88%) Business Transformation
16 39 (6.71%) Programme Management
17 37 (6.37%) MS Excel
18 31 (5.34%) Degree
19 30 (5.16%) Marketing
20 29 (4.99%) MS PowerPoint
20 29 (4.99%) Oracle
21 28 (4.82%) Logistics
22 27 (4.65%) SC Cleared
23 26 (4.48%) Target Operating Model
24 25 (4.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 25 (4.30%) CRM
25 24 (4.13%) Telecoms
26 23 (3.96%) ITIL
27 22 (3.79%) MS Visio

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 13 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.20%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.03%) SAS
4 4 (0.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.17%) CMS
5 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (3.79%) MS Office
3 22 (3.79%) MS Project
3 22 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.55%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.69%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.52%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.17%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.17%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.38%) Office 365
2 3 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.17%) G Suite
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.17%) Trello
3 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.38%) Skype
2 6 (1.03%) Internet
3 3 (0.52%) Network Security
4 2 (0.34%) Firewall
4 2 (0.34%) Intranet
4 2 (0.34%) NAS
5 1 (0.17%) Broadband
5 1 (0.17%) DSL
5 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (1.89%) Power BI
4 10 (1.72%) Data Mining
4 10 (1.72%) GIS
5 9 (1.55%) SQL Server
6 8 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.20%) QlikView
8 2 (0.34%) DataStage
8 2 (0.34%) OLAP
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.17%) EDMS
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.17%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (0.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.17%) YouTrack
General
1 190 (32.70%) Finance
2 51 (8.78%) Banking
3 45 (7.75%) Retail
4 30 (5.16%) Marketing
5 24 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.75%) Front Office
6 16 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.89%) Back Office
7 11 (1.89%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.55%) Advertising
8 9 (1.55%) Legal
9 7 (1.20%) Automotive
9 7 (1.20%) Billing
9 7 (1.20%) Local Government
9 7 (1.20%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.03%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.03%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.86%) Electronics
12 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.52%) JSON
1 3 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (0.52%) REST
2 2 (0.34%) Middleware
3 1 (0.17%) .NET
3 1 (0.17%) Flash
3 1 (0.17%) Web Services
3 1 (0.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.17%) XML
3 1 (0.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.27%) Management Information System
3 11 (1.89%) Virtual Team
4 8 (1.38%) NHS
5 7 (1.20%) Clustering
5 7 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (1.03%) Derivative
6 6 (1.03%) Economics
7 5 (0.86%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.69%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.69%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.52%) Equities
9 3 (0.52%) FMCG
9 3 (0.52%) Market Risk
9 3 (0.52%) New Media
9 3 (0.52%) PMI
10 2 (0.34%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.34%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.34%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.69%) Windows
1 4 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (30.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 147 (25.30%) Project Management
3 145 (24.96%) Change Management
4 93 (16.01%) Business Analysis
5 80 (13.77%) PRINCE2
6 71 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (8.26%) ERP
9 40 (6.88%) Business Transformation
10 39 (6.71%) Programme Management
11 28 (4.82%) Logistics
12 26 (4.48%) Target Operating Model
13 25 (4.30%) CRM
13 25 (4.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 23 (3.96%) ITIL
15 22 (3.79%) Analytics
15 22 (3.79%) Migration
15 22 (3.79%) Risk Management
16 18 (3.10%) Business Development
16 18 (3.10%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.58%) SQL
2 10 (1.72%) VBA
3 8 (1.38%) C
4 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (8.09%) Security Cleared
2 31 (5.34%) Degree
3 27 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.93%) DV Cleared
5 14 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.20%) MBA
7 6 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.03%) PMP
7 6 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.86%) ISEB
9 4 (0.69%) CISM
9 4 (0.69%) CISSP
10 2 (0.34%) CIMA
10 2 (0.34%) CISA
10 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.69%) MiFID
3 3 (0.52%) QA
4 2 (0.34%) ISO22301
4 2 (0.34%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.17%) DICOM
5 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.17%) EMIR
5 1 (0.17%) FATCA
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (9.64%) SAP
2 48 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.99%) Oracle
4 15 (2.58%) Cognos
4 15 (2.58%) Tableau
5 10 (1.72%) Google
6 8 (1.38%) IBM
7 7 (1.20%) HP
7 7 (1.20%) Mapinfo
8 4 (0.69%) Informatica
8 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.52%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.52%) Cisco
9 3 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.52%) NGA Human Resources
9 3 (0.52%) Teradata
9 3 (0.52%) Virgin Media
10 2 (0.34%) hybris
10 2 (0.34%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.34%) Sophis
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