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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 322 333 346
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 330 324 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.62% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.66% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 215 196
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £26.25 £48.75 £66.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -26.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £25.75 £38.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £71.75 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.00 £66.50
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -69.92%
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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -32 154 £500 +5.26% 29
South East -3 47 £455 +1.11% 16
West Midlands -7 35 £455 +9.51% 5
North West +31 30 £500 +17.64% 8
East Midlands +7 20 £500 +53.84% 2
South West +17 16 £475 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire +7 13 £375 -13.19% 5
East of England +16 9 £425 -8.10% 7
Midlands -4 3 £600 -
North East -30 1 £500 +16.27% 2
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 180 (30.00%) Finance
2 173 (28.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 155 (25.83%) Project Management
4 146 (24.33%) Change Management
5 87 (14.50%) Business Analysis
6 81 (13.50%) PRINCE2
7 74 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
9 56 (9.33%) SAP
10 54 (9.00%) Banking
11 49 (8.17%) Security Cleared
12 46 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (7.50%) Retail
14 44 (7.33%) Microsoft
15 36 (6.00%) ERP
16 34 (5.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 33 (5.50%) Programme Management
18 32 (5.33%) MS Excel
19 31 (5.17%) Business Transformation
20 30 (5.00%) SC Cleared
21 29 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
21 29 (4.83%) Logistics
22 28 (4.67%) Target Operating Model
23 25 (4.17%) Migration
24 23 (3.83%) CRM
25 22 (3.67%) Risk Management
26 21 (3.50%) MS Office
26 21 (3.50%) Marketing
26 21 (3.50%) Degree
27 20 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement

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 9 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (0.67%) Confluence
3 4 (0.67%) SAS
4 2 (0.33%) Documentum
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.17%) CMS
5 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (3.50%) MS Office
4 20 (3.33%) MS Project
5 19 (3.17%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.50%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.33%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.33%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.33%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.17%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.17%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.00%) Office 365
2 3 (0.50%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.67%) Skype
2 2 (0.33%) Intranet
2 2 (0.33%) NAS
2 2 (0.33%) Network Security
3 1 (0.17%) ATM
3 1 (0.17%) DSL
3 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.00%) Data Mining
2 11 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (1.83%) GIS
3 9 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (1.17%) Power BI
4 7 (1.17%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.00%) QlikView
6 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.33%) Big Data
7 2 (0.33%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (0.33%) OLAP
7 2 (0.33%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.17%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.17%) JIRA Agile
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
1 180 (30.00%) Finance
2 54 (9.00%) Banking
3 45 (7.50%) Retail
4 21 (3.50%) Marketing
5 16 (2.67%) Back Office
5 16 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.00%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.50%) Advertising
8 9 (1.50%) Front Office
9 7 (1.17%) Legal
9 7 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.83%) Billing
11 4 (0.67%) Automotive
11 4 (0.67%) Local Government
11 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Electronics
12 3 (0.50%) German Language
12 3 (0.50%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.67%) .NET
2 2 (0.33%) Middleware
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.17%) Flash
3 1 (0.17%) XML
3 1 (0.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.33%) Virtual Team
4 11 (1.83%) NHS
5 9 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.17%) Clustering
7 6 (1.00%) PMI
8 4 (0.67%) Equities
8 4 (0.67%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.50%) Derivative
9 3 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.50%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.50%) New Media
9 3 (0.50%) User Experience
10 2 (0.33%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.33%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.33%) EPoS
10 2 (0.33%) IVR
10 2 (0.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.67%) Windows
1 4 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (28.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 155 (25.83%) Project Management
3 146 (24.33%) Change Management
4 87 (14.50%) Business Analysis
5 81 (13.50%) PRINCE2
6 74 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (6.00%) ERP
9 34 (5.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 33 (5.50%) Programme Management
11 31 (5.17%) Business Transformation
12 29 (4.83%) Logistics
13 28 (4.67%) Target Operating Model
14 25 (4.17%) Migration
15 23 (3.83%) CRM
16 22 (3.67%) Risk Management
17 20 (3.33%) Business Continuity
17 20 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
18 19 (3.17%) ITIL
19 18 (3.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.67%) SQL
2 11 (1.83%) VBA
3 9 (1.50%) C
4 1 (0.17%) Java
4 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.17%) PHP
4 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.17%) VB
4 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (8.17%) Security Cleared
2 30 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.50%) Degree
4 17 (2.83%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.17%) CTC Cleared
7 7 (1.17%) PMP
8 6 (1.00%) ISEB
8 6 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.33%) CISA
11 2 (0.33%) CISM
11 2 (0.33%) CISSP
11 2 (0.33%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.17%) AIFMD
2 7 (1.17%) UCITS
3 6 (1.00%) QA
4 3 (0.50%) ISO22301
4 3 (0.50%) MiFID
4 3 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.50%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) FATCA
5 1 (0.17%) SEPA
5 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (9.33%) SAP
2 44 (7.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.33%) Oracle
4 10 (1.67%) Cognos
4 10 (1.67%) Tableau
5 8 (1.33%) Mapinfo
6 5 (0.83%) Google
7 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.50%) hybris
8 3 (0.50%) SunGard
8 3 (0.50%) xMatters
9 2 (0.33%) Avaya
9 2 (0.33%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.33%) Informatica
9 2 (0.33%) Kofax
9 2 (0.33%) NGA Human Resources
9 2 (0.33%) Omniture
9 2 (0.33%) Siemens
9 2 (0.33%) Sophis
9 2 (0.33%) Virgin Media
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London
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Warwickshire
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
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Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £500 - £501 per day
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Bristol
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Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Mint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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