The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 104 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 20 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.78% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.85% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 14
Average daily rate
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£363 £492 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.32% +31.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £386 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
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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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2599 2243 2063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.23% 91.93% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1118 1078
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 80 68
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.72 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Manager across the Scotland region.

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Edinburgh -7 13 £338 -28.19% 1
Glasgow -1 7 £425 -25.27%
Stirling - - - -
Fife - - - - 1
Lanarkshire - - - -
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Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
4 7 (20.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 6 (17.65%) Banking
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
6 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
7 4 (11.76%) Front Office
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) CRM
8 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.82%) MS Project
8 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.82%) Genesys
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
8 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.82%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Analytics
9 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (5.88%) Reference Data
9 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.88%) IBM
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (8.82%) MS Project
5 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.94%) Agresso
1 1 (2.94%) HiPortfolio
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) QlikView
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Front Office
4 2 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) XML
1 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.88%) Derivative
2 2 (5.88%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Change Management
4 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Genesys
3 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Sybase
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) Kofax
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