The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 39 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.69% 2.03% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
Business Manager
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 188 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 92.68% 95.43% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 98 113
Average daily rate £413 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 29
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +68.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.09 £10.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (71.43%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) DTV
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) NHS
4 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 2 (28.57%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP