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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 274 308 306
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 369 305 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.66% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.69% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 215 195
Average daily rate £500 £475 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £344 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.77 £49.50 £80.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.80% -38.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +395.00%
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
43990 43968 42850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.47% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28696 27774 25794
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1544 1773 1919
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Business Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 205 £525 +5.00% 43
South East -12 42 £508 +9.43% 15
Yorkshire -2 27 £400 -11.11% 10
South West +11 22 £450 +22.44% 2
North West -6 22 £475 +26.66% 15
East Midlands +2 17 £550 +17.33% 6
West Midlands -20 14 £500 +5.26% 15
East of England +2 11 £488 +2.63% 5
Midlands - 7 £563 -
North East -18 4 £431 - 1
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 236 (34.65%) Project Management
2 223 (32.75%) Finance
3 157 (23.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 112 (16.45%) Change Management
5 102 (14.98%) PRINCE2
6 90 (13.22%) Banking
7 81 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
8 78 (11.45%) Business Analysis
9 65 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
10 63 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (8.66%) Security Cleared
12 45 (6.61%) Microsoft
13 42 (6.17%) SAP
14 41 (6.02%) Programme Management
15 36 (5.29%) Investment Banking
15 36 (5.29%) Degree
16 35 (5.14%) Retail
17 33 (4.85%) Migration
18 32 (4.70%) Business Transformation
18 32 (4.70%) SQL
18 32 (4.70%) SC Cleared
19 30 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
20 28 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 28 (4.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 28 (4.11%) Marketing
21 27 (3.96%) ERP
21 27 (3.96%) Risk Management
22 26 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
22 26 (3.82%) Line Management
23 25 (3.67%) DV Cleared

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.17%) SAS
3 5 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.73%) CMS
3 5 (0.73%) IIS
4 4 (0.59%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.15%) Plone
5 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 22 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.79%) MS Office
4 18 (2.64%) MS Project
5 13 (1.91%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.44%) Summit
5 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.15%) assyst
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.15%) Maximo
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.03%) Office 365
2 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.59%) Veeva
3 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.15%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.59%) Internet
1 4 (0.59%) Skype
2 3 (0.44%) Intranet
2 3 (0.44%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.29%) LAN
3 2 (0.29%) SDH
4 1 (0.15%) 4G
4 1 (0.15%) GSM
4 1 (0.15%) VoIP
4 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (3.38%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (1.47%) DataStage
4 10 (1.47%) QlikView
5 8 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.03%) Power BI
7 6 (0.88%) Big Data
7 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.59%) Spotfire
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.29%) SAP BI
11 2 (0.29%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.15%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (0.15%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.15%) JBehave
1 1 (0.15%) JIRA
1 1 (0.15%) MSI
1 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 223 (32.75%) Finance
2 90 (13.22%) Banking
3 36 (5.29%) Investment Banking
4 35 (5.14%) Retail
5 28 (4.11%) Marketing
6 25 (3.67%) Front Office
7 20 (2.94%) Legal
8 19 (2.79%) Law
9 17 (2.50%) Back Office
10 14 (2.06%) Advertising
11 13 (1.91%) Telecoms
12 10 (1.47%) Manufacturing
13 8 (1.17%) Billing
13 8 (1.17%) Retail Banking
14 7 (1.03%) Local Government
15 6 (0.88%) Games
16 4 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.59%) Publishing
17 3 (0.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.76%) .NET
2 4 (0.59%) XML
3 3 (0.44%) HTML
3 3 (0.44%) HTML5
3 3 (0.44%) Software Packaging
3 3 (0.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.29%) COM
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.15%) Doctrine
5 1 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.15%) JSON
5 1 (0.15%) Middleware
5 1 (0.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.52%) NHS
3 16 (2.35%) Derivative
4 15 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.76%) Equities
5 12 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (1.76%) User Experience
6 9 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.17%) FMCG
7 8 (1.17%) Social Network
8 7 (1.03%) Data Extraction
8 7 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (1.03%) Smart Meter
9 6 (0.88%) PMI
10 5 (0.73%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.73%) Online Banking
10 5 (0.73%) Social Media
10 5 (0.73%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.62%) Windows
2 9 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (0.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (34.65%) Project Management
2 157 (23.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 112 (16.45%) Change Management
4 102 (14.98%) PRINCE2
5 81 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (11.45%) Business Analysis
7 63 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (6.02%) Programme Management
9 33 (4.85%) Migration
10 32 (4.70%) Business Transformation
11 28 (4.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 27 (3.96%) ERP
12 27 (3.96%) Risk Management
13 26 (3.82%) Line Management
14 23 (3.38%) Target Operating Model
15 22 (3.23%) CRM
16 20 (2.94%) Change Control
16 20 (2.94%) Data Analysis
17 19 (2.79%) Coaching
18 18 (2.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (4.70%) SQL
2 8 (1.17%) C
3 4 (0.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.59%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.44%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.29%) C#
5 2 (0.29%) C++
6 1 (0.15%) Java
6 1 (0.15%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.15%) Python
6 1 (0.15%) R
6 1 (0.15%) VBA
6 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 59 (8.66%) Security Cleared
2 36 (5.29%) Degree
3 32 (4.70%) SC Cleared
4 28 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (3.67%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.62%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.32%) PMP
9 6 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.73%) APMP
10 5 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (0.73%) ISEB
11 3 (0.44%) ACCA
11 3 (0.44%) CCA
11 3 (0.44%) CIMA
11 3 (0.44%) MCSE
11 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.29%) APMG
12 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.38%) QA
2 20 (2.94%) MiFID
3 9 (1.32%) EMIR
4 8 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.59%) SLA
6 3 (0.44%) FATCA
6 3 (0.44%) GxP
7 2 (0.29%) COBIT
7 2 (0.29%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.15%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.15%) UCITS
8 1 (0.15%) Val IT
System Software
1 5 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (6.61%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.17%) SAP
3 23 (3.38%) Oracle
4 14 (2.06%) Cognos
5 9 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.32%) Tableau
6 8 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (0.88%) Hyperion
8 5 (0.73%) IBM
8 5 (0.73%) iManage
9 4 (0.59%) Cegedim Rx
9 4 (0.59%) Cisco
9 4 (0.59%) Fidessa
9 4 (0.59%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.59%) Recommind
10 3 (0.44%) Calypso
10 3 (0.44%) HP
10 3 (0.44%) Murex
10 3 (0.44%) Progress
10 3 (0.44%) Sun
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