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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 374 306 310
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 281 365 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.71% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.74% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 256 206
Median daily rate £450 £464 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.39 -
% change year-on-year
-15.59% -
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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
47329 49028 46882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31108 31722 28936
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1851 1927
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -79 120 £450 -7.92% 34
South East +2 40 £450 -4.25% 15
North West +14 34 £445 +11.25% 22
West Midlands -21 32 £500 +42.85% 6
South West +10 19 £388 +14.64% 7
Yorkshire 0 13 £375 -9.09% 6
East Midlands -2 11 £500 +11.11% 5
North East -30 8 £525 +22.09%
East of England +18 5 £375 +7.14% 4
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Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 189 (28.46%) Finance
2 185 (27.86%) Project Management
3 159 (23.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 130 (19.58%) Change Management
5 90 (13.55%) PRINCE2
6 80 (12.05%) Business Analysis
6 80 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
7 67 (10.09%) Banking
8 65 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (8.28%) Security Cleared
10 46 (6.93%) SAP
11 43 (6.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 40 (6.02%) Retail
12 40 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (5.87%) Target Operating Model
13 39 (5.87%) Business Transformation
14 36 (5.42%) SC Cleared
15 34 (5.12%) Programme Management
16 32 (4.82%) Microsoft
16 32 (4.82%) Marketing
17 31 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
18 29 (4.37%) Degree
19 26 (3.92%) MS Excel
19 26 (3.92%) SQL
19 26 (3.92%) Migration
20 25 (3.77%) Risk Management
20 25 (3.77%) Oracle
21 23 (3.46%) ERP
22 22 (3.31%) CRM
22 22 (3.31%) MS Office

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 8 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.05%) Skype for Business
3 6 (0.90%) SAS
4 5 (0.75%) Confluence
5 2 (0.30%) Documentum
5 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.15%) CMS
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.31%) MS Office
3 21 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.96%) MS Project
5 11 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) HFM
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (0.45%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.30%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Kondor
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.96%) Office 365
2 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.45%) Veeva
3 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.36%) Skype
2 2 (0.30%) Internet
2 2 (0.30%) Intranet
2 2 (0.30%) LAN
2 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.30%) WAN
3 1 (0.15%) ATM
3 1 (0.15%) DSL
3 1 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.11%) Data Mining
4 10 (1.51%) QlikView
5 8 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.60%) Big Data
8 4 (0.60%) GIS
8 4 (0.60%) SAP BI
8 4 (0.60%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.30%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.30%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.30%) OLAP
10 2 (0.30%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.15%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 7 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.15%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 189 (28.46%) Finance
2 67 (10.09%) Banking
3 40 (6.02%) Retail
4 32 (4.82%) Marketing
5 22 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 20 (3.01%) Legal
7 18 (2.71%) Back Office
7 18 (2.71%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.81%) Advertising
10 9 (1.36%) Front Office
11 7 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.90%) Law
13 5 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.45%) Local Government
15 2 (0.30%) Billing
15 2 (0.30%) Electronics
15 2 (0.30%) Games
15 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.90%) .NET
2 2 (0.30%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.30%) XML
3 1 (0.15%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.15%) COM
3 1 (0.15%) CSS
3 1 (0.15%) Doctrine
3 1 (0.15%) Flash
3 1 (0.15%) HTML
3 1 (0.15%) JSON
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.15%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.11%) NHS
4 11 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (1.51%) Derivative
6 7 (1.05%) PMI
7 6 (0.90%) Equities
8 5 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (0.75%) Smart Meter
8 5 (0.75%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.60%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.60%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.60%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.45%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (0.45%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.30%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.30%) Robotics
11 2 (0.30%) Social Network
11 2 (0.30%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.45%) Windows
1 3 (0.45%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (27.86%) Project Management
2 159 (23.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 130 (19.58%) Change Management
4 90 (13.55%) PRINCE2
5 80 (12.05%) Business Analysis
5 80 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (6.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 39 (5.87%) Business Transformation
8 39 (5.87%) Target Operating Model
9 34 (5.12%) Programme Management
10 31 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (3.92%) Migration
12 25 (3.77%) Risk Management
13 23 (3.46%) ERP
14 22 (3.31%) CRM
14 22 (3.31%) Process Management
15 20 (3.01%) Validation
16 19 (2.86%) Data Analysis
16 19 (2.86%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (3.92%) SQL
2 6 (0.90%) C
3 4 (0.60%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.45%) Java
4 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.30%) VB
5 2 (0.30%) VBA
6 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.15%) PHP
6 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 36 (5.42%) SC Cleared
3 29 (4.37%) Degree
4 22 (3.31%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.26%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.66%) PMP
7 10 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.90%) ACCA
10 6 (0.90%) CIMA
11 4 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.60%) ISEB
12 3 (0.45%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.30%) CISA
13 2 (0.30%) CISSP
13 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.96%) QA
2 9 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.05%) AIFMD
3 7 (1.05%) UCITS
4 5 (0.75%) COBIT
5 4 (0.60%) MiFID
5 4 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.45%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.30%) FATCA
7 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.30%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.30%) SLA
8 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.15%) EMIR
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.15%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (6.93%) SAP
2 32 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 25 (3.77%) Oracle
4 7 (1.05%) iManage
5 4 (0.60%) Hyperion
5 4 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (0.60%) SunGard
6 3 (0.45%) Civica
6 3 (0.45%) Google
6 3 (0.45%) Recommind
6 3 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.45%) Sophis
6 3 (0.45%) Tableau
6 3 (0.45%) xMatters
7 2 (0.30%) Blue Prism
7 2 (0.30%) IBM
7 2 (0.30%) Kofax
7 2 (0.30%) Kronos
7 2 (0.30%) Mapinfo
7 2 (0.30%) Omniture
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