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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 47 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 15 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.76% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Average daily rate
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£475 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £398 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.78% -6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.50 - -
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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
783 689 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.01% 93.36% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 334 340
Average daily rate £363 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 57
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.27 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £43.74 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 12 September 2014.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Finance
4 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 3 (11.54%) BPR
5 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
5 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
5 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
6 2 (7.69%) Retail
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Marketing
6 2 (7.69%) People Management
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) MS Office
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) B2B

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
1 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
1 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) BPR
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) User Stories
6 1 (3.85%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (3.85%) E-Procurement
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau