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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 319 271 291
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 289 338 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.72% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.78% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 233 182
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£465 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £324 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £425 £403
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
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
47141 43312 43321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.67% 92.78% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30352 26814 24841
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1885 2412
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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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 -44 158 £500 - 55
South East -25 48 £456 -6.88% 27
Yorkshire -9 18 £342 -8.73% 5
West Midlands -22 17 £463 +23.33% 9
East Midlands +10 12 £381 -27.38% 4
East of England -13 11 £500 +17.64% 5
North West -12 8 £305 -12.85% 4
South West -37 8 £425 +6.78% 11
North East - 4 £575 -
Midlands 0 3 £375 -
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 203 (34.18%) Finance
2 194 (32.66%) Project Management
3 116 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 103 (17.34%) Banking
5 94 (15.82%) PRINCE2
6 82 (13.80%) Business Analysis
7 77 (12.96%) Change Management
8 62 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
10 53 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (7.91%) Retail
11 47 (7.91%) Investment Banking
12 46 (7.74%) MS Excel
13 43 (7.24%) Degree
14 42 (7.07%) Risk Management
15 40 (6.73%) Microsoft
16 35 (5.89%) SAP
17 31 (5.22%) ITIL
18 30 (5.05%) MS Office
18 30 (5.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 29 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
20 28 (4.71%) Analytics
21 27 (4.55%) MS Project
21 27 (4.55%) Programme Management
22 26 (4.38%) Telecoms
22 26 (4.38%) SQL
22 26 (4.38%) CRM
22 26 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
23 25 (4.21%) MS Visio
23 25 (4.21%) Front Office

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 21 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (0.84%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.67%) SAS
5 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.17%) CMS
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 46 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.05%) MS Office
3 29 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (4.55%) MS Project
5 25 (4.21%) MS Visio
6 13 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Endur
2 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.34%) Maximo
4 2 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.17%) HFM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.17%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.34%) LAN
1 2 (0.34%) Intranet
1 2 (0.34%) Internet
1 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.17%) Firewall
2 1 (0.17%) PBX
2 1 (0.17%) UMTS
2 1 (0.17%) WAN
2 1 (0.17%) GPRS
2 1 (0.17%) GSM
2 1 (0.17%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.52%) QlikView
4 9 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.18%) SAP BI
5 7 (1.18%) SAP BW
6 6 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.84%) EDRMS
7 5 (0.84%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.67%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.51%) Big Data
9 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.34%) DB2
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.17%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.17%) Essbase
11 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 203 (34.18%) Finance
2 103 (17.34%) Banking
3 47 (7.91%) Retail
3 47 (7.91%) Investment Banking
4 26 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 25 (4.21%) Front Office
6 21 (3.54%) Marketing
7 16 (2.69%) Legal
8 11 (1.85%) Local Government
9 9 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.52%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.35%) Advertising
11 6 (1.01%) Automotive
12 5 (0.84%) Publishing
12 5 (0.84%) Back Office
12 5 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.51%) German Language
14 2 (0.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.51%) .NET
2 2 (0.34%) XML
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.17%) Middleware
3 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.17%) CSS
3 1 (0.17%) DHTML
3 1 (0.17%) HTML
3 1 (0.17%) JSON
3 1 (0.17%) Ajax
3 1 (0.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.03%) NHS
4 12 (2.02%) Credit Risk
5 11 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (1.68%) PMI
7 9 (1.52%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.01%) Reference Data
8 6 (1.01%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.01%) Equities
9 5 (0.84%) IVR
9 5 (0.84%) Derivative
9 5 (0.84%) Market Risk
9 5 (0.84%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.67%) FMCG
10 4 (0.67%) User Experience
11 3 (0.51%) iSeries
11 3 (0.51%) Social Media
11 3 (0.51%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.34%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.36%) Windows
2 8 (1.35%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.34%) AIX
3 2 (0.34%) UNIX
4 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (32.66%) Project Management
2 116 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 94 (15.82%) PRINCE2
4 82 (13.80%) Business Analysis
5 77 (12.96%) Change Management
6 62 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
7 53 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (7.07%) Risk Management
9 31 (5.22%) ITIL
10 30 (5.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 28 (4.71%) Analytics
12 27 (4.55%) Programme Management
13 26 (4.38%) CRM
13 26 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (4.04%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (3.87%) ERP
16 22 (3.70%) Line Management
17 21 (3.54%) Business Transformation
17 21 (3.54%) Migration
18 20 (3.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (4.38%) SQL
2 5 (0.84%) VBA
3 3 (0.51%) C
4 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 43 (7.24%) Degree
2 20 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (2.36%) PMI Certification
4 14 (2.36%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.18%) ISEB
6 6 (1.01%) PMP
7 4 (0.67%) CIPD
7 4 (0.67%) APMP
7 4 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.67%) CISSP
8 3 (0.51%) CISA
8 3 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.51%) APMG
8 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.34%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.02%) QA
2 9 (1.52%) Solvency II
3 5 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.84%) SLA
4 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.67%) EMIR
5 2 (0.34%) BS25999
5 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.34%) Basel III
5 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.34%) COREP
5 2 (0.34%) FINREP
6 1 (0.17%) Basel II
6 1 (0.17%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.17%) UCITS
6 1 (0.17%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (6.73%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.89%) SAP
3 18 (3.03%) Oracle
4 16 (2.69%) Business Objects
5 12 (2.02%) Cognos
6 8 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.01%) IBM
7 6 (1.01%) HP
8 5 (0.84%) Genesys
9 3 (0.51%) Teradata
9 3 (0.51%) Tableau
10 2 (0.34%) Northgate
10 2 (0.34%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.34%) Informatica
10 2 (0.34%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.34%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.17%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.17%) Metastorm
11 1 (0.17%) Kofax
11 1 (0.17%) Sony
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