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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 218 258 252
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 206 161 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.76% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.80% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 123 116
Average daily rate £525 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £645 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.42 - £80.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +395.00%
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
20061 20060 20469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.51% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14232 14223 13899
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 342 392
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.53 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
City of London +37 31 £575 +27.07% 19
Uxbridge - 8 - -
Croydon - 3 £400 -
Wembley - 2 £426 -
Bromley -8 1 £550 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (34.91%) Finance
2 129 (33.86%) Project Management
3 90 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 66 (17.32%) Banking
5 63 (16.54%) Change Management
6 58 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (12.07%) Business Analysis
8 41 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
9 39 (10.24%) PRINCE2
10 38 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (8.92%) Investment Banking
11 34 (8.92%) Security Cleared
12 25 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (6.56%) Microsoft
12 25 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
13 24 (6.30%) Front Office
14 21 (5.51%) Migration
14 21 (5.51%) SAP
15 20 (5.25%) MiFID
15 20 (5.25%) SC Cleared
16 19 (4.99%) Degree
16 19 (4.99%) SQL
16 19 (4.99%) Data Analysis
17 18 (4.72%) Retail
17 18 (4.72%) Programme Management
17 18 (4.72%) Law
17 18 (4.72%) Risk Management
18 17 (4.46%) Back Office
19 16 (4.20%) Oracle
19 16 (4.20%) Derivative

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.84%) SAS
3 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.26%) Plone
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (3.67%) MS Office
3 12 (3.15%) MS Excel
4 11 (2.89%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.79%) Summit
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.26%) assyst
5 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.26%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.57%) Office 365
2 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.05%) Internet
2 3 (0.79%) Intranet
2 3 (0.79%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.52%) SDH
4 1 (0.26%) GSM
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) LAN
4 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.89%) DataStage
4 9 (2.36%) QlikView
4 9 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.84%) Power BI
6 5 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.05%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.79%) Big Data
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.52%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.26%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.26%) GIS
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.26%) JBehave
1 1 (0.26%) JIRA
1 1 (0.26%) MSI
1 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 133 (34.91%) Finance
2 66 (17.32%) Banking
3 34 (8.92%) Investment Banking
4 24 (6.30%) Front Office
5 18 (4.72%) Law
5 18 (4.72%) Retail
6 17 (4.46%) Back Office
7 14 (3.67%) Legal
8 11 (2.89%) Marketing
9 8 (2.10%) Advertising
9 8 (2.10%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.57%) Billing
11 5 (1.31%) Retail Banking
12 4 (1.05%) Local Government
13 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.79%) Games
14 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.26%) Military
14 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.05%) .NET
1 4 (1.05%) XML
2 2 (0.52%) COM
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.52%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.26%) Doctrine
3 1 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.26%) JSON
3 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.20%) Derivative
3 14 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.15%) Equities
4 12 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.36%) NHS
6 8 (2.10%) FMCG
7 7 (1.84%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.57%) User Experience
9 5 (1.31%) Online Banking
9 5 (1.31%) Social Media
10 4 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.05%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.79%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.79%) Social Network
12 2 (0.52%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.52%) Reinsurance
13 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.26%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.26%) Windows
1 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (33.86%) Project Management
2 90 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 63 (16.54%) Change Management
4 58 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (12.07%) Business Analysis
6 39 (10.24%) PRINCE2
7 38 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (5.51%) Migration
9 19 (4.99%) Data Analysis
10 18 (4.72%) Programme Management
10 18 (4.72%) Risk Management
11 15 (3.94%) ERP
12 13 (3.41%) Analytics
12 13 (3.41%) Business Transformation
12 13 (3.41%) ITIL
13 12 (3.15%) Line Management
13 12 (3.15%) Mentoring
14 11 (2.89%) CRM
15 10 (2.62%) Project Planning
15 10 (2.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.99%) SQL
2 7 (1.84%) C
3 4 (1.05%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.52%) C#
4 2 (0.52%) C++
4 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.26%) Java
5 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.26%) Python
5 1 (0.26%) R
5 1 (0.26%) VBA
5 1 (0.26%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (8.92%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.25%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.99%) Degree
4 14 (3.67%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (1.31%) ISEB
7 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.05%) PMP
8 3 (0.79%) ACCA
8 3 (0.79%) CIMA
8 3 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.52%) APMG
9 2 (0.52%) APMP
9 2 (0.52%) CCA
10 1 (0.26%) ICAEW
10 1 (0.26%) MBA
10 1 (0.26%) MBCS
10 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.25%) MiFID
2 14 (3.67%) QA
3 9 (2.36%) EMIR
4 8 (2.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (1.84%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.79%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.26%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.26%) SLA
7 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.26%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (6.56%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.51%) SAP
3 16 (4.20%) Oracle
4 14 (3.67%) Cognos
5 9 (2.36%) Tableau
6 8 (2.10%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (1.31%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.05%) Fidessa
8 4 (1.05%) IBM
8 4 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.79%) Calypso
9 3 (0.79%) iManage
9 3 (0.79%) Murex
10 2 (0.52%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.52%) Avaloq
10 2 (0.52%) Avaya
10 2 (0.52%) HP
10 2 (0.52%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.52%) Recommind
10 2 (0.52%) Sun
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £477 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 20 days ago