The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 65 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 4 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.53% 0.77% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.81% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Average daily rate £375 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £510 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £470 £430
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £49.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -17.50%
Business Manager
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
722 862 830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.50% 95.04% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 416 434
Average daily rate £400 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £254 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 43
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared