The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Business Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 6 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.58% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 12
Median daily rate £513 £488 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £588 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
1576 2420 2532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.69% 93.54% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 1293 1368
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 33 51
Median hourly rate £17.32 £19.02 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.93% +8.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Business Manager in the job title.

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 5 £525 +7.69% 1
Glasgow +4 1 £500 -
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Business Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Change Management
4 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) SAP
5 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (29.41%) Business Transformation
6 4 (23.53%) Business Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Maximo
7 3 (17.65%) ERP
7 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
7 3 (17.65%) Retail
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Customer Insight
7 3 (17.65%) Syclo
7 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (17.65%) Service Design
7 3 (17.65%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (11.76%) Conflict Management
8 2 (11.76%) FINREP

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Maximo
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Local Government
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) Business Transformation
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (17.65%) Customer Insight
6 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 3 (17.65%) ERP
6 3 (17.65%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Service Design
6 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
6 3 (17.65%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CGEIT
1 1 (5.88%) CISA
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) CRISC
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) FINREP
2 1 (5.88%) FATCA
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Syclo
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Planview