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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 220 269 242
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 215 153 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.65% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.70% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 113 133
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £342 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.39 - £37.50
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
21719 21935 22426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.23% 92.88% 92.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15259 15046 15274
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 402 471
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +9 45 £469 -14.68% 24
Docklands, London -4 3 £550 +51.72%
Canary Wharf -10 3 £500 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 150 (39.47%) Finance
2 97 (25.53%) Project Management
3 93 (24.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (23.95%) Banking
5 71 (18.68%) Change Management
6 51 (13.42%) PRINCE2
7 46 (12.11%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (11.84%) Business Analysis
9 43 (11.32%) Retail
10 31 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (7.63%) Investment Banking
12 27 (7.11%) Microsoft
13 26 (6.84%) SAP
14 25 (6.58%) Business Transformation
14 25 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (6.32%) Security Cleared
16 22 (5.79%) User Acceptance Testing
16 22 (5.79%) Management Information System
16 22 (5.79%) Degree
17 21 (5.53%) ITIL
18 20 (5.26%) ERP
18 20 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 18 (4.74%) Analytics
19 18 (4.74%) Asset Management
19 18 (4.74%) Programme Management
19 18 (4.74%) SQL
20 17 (4.47%) Migration
20 17 (4.47%) Service Delivery
20 17 (4.47%) SDLC
21 15 (3.95%) Oracle

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.37%) MS Project
2 9 (2.37%) MS Office
3 7 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.26%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.05%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.79%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.79%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.53%) Summit
3 2 (0.53%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.26%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.26%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.11%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) Firewall
2 2 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (0.53%) Network Security
3 1 (0.26%) WebEx
3 1 (0.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.68%) SQL Server
1 14 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.11%) Data Mining
3 7 (1.84%) QlikView
4 5 (1.32%) EDRMS
5 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.53%) QualityStage
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.53%) Big Data
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (0.26%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) JIRA
General
1 150 (39.47%) Finance
2 91 (23.95%) Banking
3 43 (11.32%) Retail
4 29 (7.63%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.68%) Retail Banking
5 14 (3.68%) Marketing
6 13 (3.42%) Legal
7 10 (2.63%) Front Office
8 9 (2.37%) Back Office
8 9 (2.37%) Law
8 9 (2.37%) Advertising
8 9 (2.37%) Local Government
9 4 (1.05%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.05%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.79%) Electronics
10 3 (0.79%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.26%) XML
2 1 (0.26%) FpML
2 1 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.42%) NHS
4 10 (2.63%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.37%) Derivative
6 8 (2.11%) Online Banking
7 7 (1.84%) Equities
8 6 (1.58%) User Experience
8 6 (1.58%) Video on Demand
9 5 (1.32%) PMI
10 4 (1.05%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.79%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.79%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.79%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.53%) Statistics
12 2 (0.53%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.32%) Windows
2 2 (0.53%) AIX
2 2 (0.53%) UNIX
3 1 (0.26%) Linux
3 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (25.53%) Project Management
2 93 (24.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (18.68%) Change Management
4 51 (13.42%) PRINCE2
5 46 (12.11%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (11.84%) Business Analysis
7 31 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (6.58%) Business Transformation
9 22 (5.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (5.53%) ITIL
11 20 (5.26%) ERP
11 20 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 18 (4.74%) Analytics
12 18 (4.74%) Asset Management
12 18 (4.74%) Programme Management
13 17 (4.47%) Service Delivery
13 17 (4.47%) Migration
13 17 (4.47%) SDLC
14 15 (3.95%) E-Commerce
15 13 (3.42%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.74%) SQL
2 2 (0.53%) VBA
3 1 (0.26%) C
3 1 (0.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (6.32%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.79%) Degree
3 12 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.37%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.84%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.05%) PMP
7 4 (1.05%) ISEB
8 3 (0.79%) CISSP
8 3 (0.79%) APMP
9 2 (0.53%) APMG
9 2 (0.53%) CCAB
9 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.26%) CFA
10 1 (0.26%) HNC
10 1 (0.26%) CCA
10 1 (0.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.84%) QA
2 6 (1.58%) Solvency II
2 6 (1.58%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (1.32%) MiFID
4 4 (1.05%) EMIR
5 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.53%) SLA
6 2 (0.53%) FATCA
7 1 (0.26%) P3O
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (7.11%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.84%) SAP
3 15 (3.95%) Oracle
4 6 (1.58%) HP
5 5 (1.32%) Adobe
5 5 (1.32%) Demandware
6 4 (1.05%) hybris
6 4 (1.05%) ATG
6 4 (1.05%) Teradata
6 4 (1.05%) Cognos
7 3 (0.79%) Progress
7 3 (0.79%) IBM
7 3 (0.79%) Symantec
7 3 (0.79%) Tableau
7 3 (0.79%) Avaloq
8 2 (0.53%) Citrix
8 2 (0.53%) Informatica
8 2 (0.53%) Murex
9 1 (0.26%) Calypso
9 1 (0.26%) Fidessa
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