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 24 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 263 232 224
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 155 204 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.82% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.88% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 152 142
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £733 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
22006 23242 21227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.23% 93.27% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15809 16053 14146
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 439 385 524
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 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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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 -1 36 £475 -17.39% 15
Canary Wharf +6 1 - -
Hackney - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Croydon - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 122 (38.73%) Finance
2 110 (34.92%) Project Management
3 89 (28.25%) Banking
4 56 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (17.46%) Business Analysis
6 47 (14.92%) Investment Banking
7 43 (13.65%) PRINCE2
8 41 (13.02%) Change Management
9 37 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (8.89%) MS Excel
12 27 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (8.25%) Front Office
13 26 (8.25%) Retail
14 25 (7.94%) Degree
14 25 (7.94%) Risk Management
15 22 (6.98%) MS Office
16 20 (6.35%) SQL
17 19 (6.03%) Analytics
18 18 (5.71%) Microsoft
19 17 (5.40%) SQL Server
19 17 (5.40%) ITIL
19 17 (5.40%) Management Information System
19 17 (5.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 15 (4.76%) SAP
20 15 (4.76%) SharePoint
20 15 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
21 14 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
21 14 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
21 14 (4.44%) MS Visio

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 15 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.95%) SAS
5 1 (0.32%) CMS
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.98%) MS Office
3 14 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 14 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (3.81%) MS Project
5 6 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.22%) Endur
2 3 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.32%) Maximo
4 1 (0.32%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.32%) HFM
4 1 (0.32%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.32%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) Firewall
2 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.32%) LAN
2 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.90%) QlikView
4 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.59%) SAP BW
5 4 (1.27%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.95%) Big Data
7 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.63%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.63%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.32%) DB2
8 1 (0.32%) MS Access
8 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) JIRA
1 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 122 (38.73%) Finance
2 89 (28.25%) Banking
3 47 (14.92%) Investment Banking
4 26 (8.25%) Retail
4 26 (8.25%) Front Office
5 10 (3.17%) Legal
5 10 (3.17%) Marketing
6 7 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.90%) Advertising
8 5 (1.59%) Publishing
8 5 (1.59%) Local Government
8 5 (1.59%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.63%) Back Office
10 2 (0.63%) German Language
11 1 (0.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.63%) .NET
2 1 (0.32%) XML
2 1 (0.32%) Middleware
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.40%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (2.86%) NHS
4 9 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 9 (2.86%) Credit Risk
5 6 (1.90%) Equities
5 6 (1.90%) PMI
6 5 (1.59%) Derivative
6 5 (1.59%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.27%) FMCG
7 4 (1.27%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.27%) User Experience
8 3 (0.95%) iSeries
8 3 (0.95%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.63%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Economics
9 2 (0.63%) Social Media
9 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.27%) Windows
2 2 (0.63%) AIX
2 2 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (34.92%) Project Management
2 56 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (17.46%) Business Analysis
4 43 (13.65%) PRINCE2
5 41 (13.02%) Change Management
6 30 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (7.94%) Risk Management
9 19 (6.03%) Analytics
10 17 (5.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 17 (5.40%) ITIL
11 15 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (4.44%) Investment Management
13 13 (4.13%) Migration
14 12 (3.81%) Data Analysis
14 12 (3.81%) Programme Management
14 12 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (3.17%) Asset Management
15 10 (3.17%) Business Continuity
15 10 (3.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.35%) SQL
2 2 (0.63%) VBA
3 1 (0.32%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 25 (7.94%) Degree
2 11 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.27%) CISSP
7 3 (0.95%) PMP
7 3 (0.95%) APMG
7 3 (0.95%) CIPD
8 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.63%) APMP
8 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.63%) CISA
8 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.32%) ISEB
9 1 (0.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.59%) QA
1 5 (1.59%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.27%) EMIR
3 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) Basel III
4 2 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.63%) COREP
4 2 (0.63%) FINREP
5 1 (0.32%) UCITS
5 1 (0.32%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.76%) SAP
3 10 (3.17%) Oracle
4 9 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 8 (2.54%) Cognos
6 6 (1.90%) HP
7 5 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.95%) Teradata
9 2 (0.63%) Tableau
10 1 (0.32%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.32%) Nintex
10 1 (0.32%) Sun
10 1 (0.32%) SunGard
10 1 (0.32%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.32%) Actimize
10 1 (0.32%) Northgate
10 1 (0.32%) Yardi
10 1 (0.32%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.32%) Sony
10 1 (0.32%) Metastorm
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