The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 243 207 232
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 156 219 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.94% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.01% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 162 113
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £353 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £80.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
Business Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20605 21672 19774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.64% 92.94% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14256 14887 13479
Average daily rate £448 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 408 406
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Manager across the London region.

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Manager across the London region.

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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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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
City of London +10 42 £475 -5.00% 25
Canary Wharf +1 3 £525 +50.00%
Hammersmith - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 133 (42.36%) Finance
2 87 (27.71%) Project Management
3 79 (25.16%) Banking
4 62 (19.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (14.97%) PRINCE2
6 43 (13.69%) Business Analysis
7 37 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (11.15%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (10.83%) Change Management
10 33 (10.51%) Investment Banking
11 26 (8.28%) ITIL
12 24 (7.64%) Management Information System
13 23 (7.32%) Microsoft
13 23 (7.32%) Degree
14 20 (6.37%) SQL
14 20 (6.37%) Retail
15 18 (5.73%) MS Excel
15 18 (5.73%) Analytics
16 17 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (5.41%) SQL Server
17 15 (4.78%) SAP
18 14 (4.46%) SharePoint
18 14 (4.46%) Asset Management
18 14 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
18 14 (4.46%) Waterfall
18 14 (4.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 13 (4.14%) Business Transformation
19 13 (4.14%) Security Cleared

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.59%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.32%) CMS
5 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.82%) MS Project
4 9 (2.87%) MS Office
5 7 (2.23%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.32%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Endur
2 3 (0.96%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.96%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.64%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.32%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.32%) Maximo
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.32%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.96%) Internet
2 2 (0.64%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) Network Security
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.32%) LAN
3 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.59%) EDRMS
3 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.96%) Big Data
4 3 (0.96%) SAP BI
4 3 (0.96%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (0.96%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.96%) QlikView
4 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.64%) DB2
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.64%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.32%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (0.32%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.64%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 133 (42.36%) Finance
2 79 (25.16%) Banking
3 33 (10.51%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.37%) Retail
5 13 (4.14%) Legal
6 11 (3.50%) Marketing
7 9 (2.87%) Law
7 9 (2.87%) Retail Banking
8 7 (2.23%) Advertising
8 7 (2.23%) Front Office
9 6 (1.91%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.59%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.59%) Local Government
10 5 (1.59%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.96%) Publishing
11 3 (0.96%) Electronics
11 3 (0.96%) French Language
12 2 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.64%) Back Office
12 2 (0.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.64%) .NET
2 1 (0.32%) HTML5
2 1 (0.32%) FpML
2 1 (0.32%) XML
2 1 (0.32%) HTML
2 1 (0.32%) Flash
2 1 (0.32%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.64%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.14%) NHS
4 8 (2.55%) PMI
5 7 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.91%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.59%) Social Media
7 5 (1.59%) Derivative
7 5 (1.59%) Equities
7 5 (1.59%) Economics
8 3 (0.96%) FMCG
8 3 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.96%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.64%) Statistics
9 2 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.64%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.64%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.64%) iSeries
9 2 (0.64%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.96%) Windows
2 2 (0.64%) AIX
3 1 (0.32%) UNIX
3 1 (0.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (27.71%) Project Management
2 62 (19.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (14.97%) PRINCE2
4 43 (13.69%) Business Analysis
5 35 (11.15%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (10.83%) Change Management
7 26 (8.28%) ITIL
8 18 (5.73%) Analytics
9 17 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (4.46%) Asset Management
10 14 (4.46%) Waterfall
10 14 (4.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (4.14%) Business Transformation
11 13 (4.14%) Information Management
11 13 (4.14%) Programme Management
12 12 (3.82%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.50%) Risk Management
13 11 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (2.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.37%) SQL
2 1 (0.32%) C
2 1 (0.32%) Java
2 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.32%) VB
2 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (7.32%) Degree
2 13 (4.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (2.55%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.91%) ISEB
5 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.27%) APMP
5 4 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.96%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.64%) CISSP
7 2 (0.64%) ACCA
7 2 (0.64%) CIMA
7 2 (0.64%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) APMG
8 1 (0.32%) CCA
8 1 (0.32%) PMP
8 1 (0.32%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.23%) Solvency II
2 3 (0.96%) QA
3 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.64%) Basel III
3 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.64%) COREP
3 2 (0.64%) FINREP
4 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.32%) P3O
4 1 (0.32%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.32%) FATCA
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.32%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.78%) SAP
3 7 (2.23%) Oracle
4 6 (1.91%) Cognos
4 6 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.59%) Adobe
6 4 (1.27%) Informatica
6 4 (1.27%) ATG
6 4 (1.27%) hybris
6 4 (1.27%) Demandware
7 3 (0.96%) HP
7 3 (0.96%) Teradata
8 2 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.64%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.64%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.64%) Progress
8 2 (0.64%) Calypso
9 1 (0.32%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.32%) Tableau
9 1 (0.32%) Avaloq
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