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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 232 275 270
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 199 160 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.72% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 122 114
Average daily rate
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£477 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £375 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £66.50 -
% change year-on-year
-69.92% -
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
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 47 £475 -13.63% 11
Docklands, London -6 1 £550 +41.93%
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 149 (37.91%) Finance
2 99 (25.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 93 (23.66%) Project Management
4 90 (22.90%) Banking
5 68 (17.30%) Change Management
6 46 (11.70%) Business Analysis
7 45 (11.45%) Retail
8 44 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (10.69%) PRINCE2
10 33 (8.40%) Investment Banking
11 28 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (6.87%) Security Cleared
12 27 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (6.62%) SAP
13 26 (6.62%) Business Transformation
14 25 (6.36%) Management Information System
15 22 (5.60%) Microsoft
16 21 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (5.34%) ITIL
16 21 (5.34%) SQL
17 20 (5.09%) ERP
17 20 (5.09%) Analytics
18 19 (4.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 19 (4.83%) Degree
19 17 (4.33%) Asset Management
19 17 (4.33%) Migration
19 17 (4.33%) NHS
20 16 (4.07%) Service Delivery
21 15 (3.82%) E-Commerce
22 14 (3.56%) Oracle

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.02%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.25%) CMS
4 1 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.04%) MS Project
2 8 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.78%) MS Office
4 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.02%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.51%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.51%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.51%) Summit
2 2 (0.51%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.25%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.25%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Kondor+
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.04%) Internet
2 2 (0.51%) Firewall
2 2 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (0.51%) Network Security
2 2 (0.51%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.25%) Intranet
3 1 (0.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (3.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.78%) Data Mining
3 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.27%) QlikView
4 4 (1.02%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.51%) DataStage
5 2 (0.51%) QualityStage
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.51%) Big Data
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (0.25%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.25%) MS Access
General
1 149 (37.91%) Finance
2 90 (22.90%) Banking
3 45 (11.45%) Retail
4 33 (8.40%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.56%) Retail Banking
6 12 (3.05%) Marketing
7 11 (2.80%) Front Office
8 10 (2.54%) Back Office
9 9 (2.29%) Advertising
9 9 (2.29%) Local Government
10 8 (2.04%) Law
10 8 (2.04%) Legal
11 4 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.02%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Billing
13 2 (0.51%) Electronics
14 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.54%) .NET
2 1 (0.25%) Middleware
2 1 (0.25%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.36%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.33%) NHS
4 9 (2.29%) Derivative
5 8 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 8 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.04%) Online Banking
6 6 (1.53%) Video on Demand
7 5 (1.27%) User Experience
7 5 (1.27%) Equities
8 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.02%) Social Media
9 3 (0.76%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.76%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.76%) PMI
9 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.76%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.51%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.27%) Windows
2 2 (0.51%) AIX
2 2 (0.51%) UNIX
3 1 (0.25%) Linux
3 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (25.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 93 (23.66%) Project Management
3 68 (17.30%) Change Management
4 46 (11.70%) Business Analysis
5 44 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (10.69%) PRINCE2
7 27 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (6.62%) Business Transformation
9 21 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (5.34%) ITIL
10 20 (5.09%) ERP
10 20 (5.09%) Analytics
11 19 (4.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 17 (4.33%) Asset Management
12 17 (4.33%) Migration
13 16 (4.07%) Service Delivery
14 15 (3.82%) E-Commerce
15 14 (3.56%) Programme Management
15 14 (3.56%) Data Analysis
15 14 (3.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.34%) SQL
2 1 (0.25%) VBA
2 1 (0.25%) C
2 1 (0.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (6.87%) Security Cleared
2 19 (4.83%) Degree
3 13 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.29%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.78%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.27%) ISEB
8 4 (1.02%) PMP
8 4 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.76%) CISSP
9 3 (0.76%) APMG
10 2 (0.51%) APMP
10 2 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.51%) CCAB
11 1 (0.25%) CFA
11 1 (0.25%) HNC
11 1 (0.25%) CCA
11 1 (0.25%) CISM
11 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.05%) QA
2 7 (1.78%) EMIR
3 6 (1.53%) Solvency II
4 5 (1.27%) MiFID
4 5 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.51%) FATCA
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.25%) SLA
7 1 (0.25%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.25%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (6.62%) SAP
2 22 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.56%) Oracle
4 6 (1.53%) Cognos
5 5 (1.27%) Adobe
5 5 (1.27%) HP
5 5 (1.27%) Demandware
6 4 (1.02%) ATG
6 4 (1.02%) hybris
7 3 (0.76%) Tableau
7 3 (0.76%) Symantec
7 3 (0.76%) Avaloq
7 3 (0.76%) IBM
8 2 (0.51%) Murex
8 2 (0.51%) Citrix
8 2 (0.51%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.51%) Teradata
9 1 (0.25%) Sophis
9 1 (0.25%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
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