The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 222 184 179
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 56 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.80% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.85% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 60 41
Average daily rate £455 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £623 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £470 £430
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £49.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -17.50%
Business Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9195 9387 8770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.43% 94.33% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5592 5136 4818
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 453 481
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £51.00
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 the South East

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Sussex -10 12 £440 +0.57% 1
Berkshire +1 11 £450 -10.00% 3
Surrey -11 8 £525 -
Hampshire -23 6 £490 -18.33%
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £375 +7.14% 1
Oxfordshire +7 5 £500 +36.98% 1
East Sussex +1 2 £375 -14.28% 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (37.04%) Project Management
2 21 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (24.69%) Change Management
3 20 (24.69%) PRINCE2
4 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (22.22%) Finance
5 18 (22.22%) Business Transformation
6 12 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 11 (13.58%) Waterfall
8 10 (12.35%) Programme Management
9 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.64%) Degree
10 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.64%) Line Management
10 7 (8.64%) Coaching
11 5 (6.17%) MS Project
11 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
12 4 (4.94%) QA
12 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (4.94%) Hyperion
12 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (4.94%) Big Data
12 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
13 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (3.70%) Critical Success Factor
13 3 (3.70%) SDLC
13 3 (3.70%) PRINCE
13 3 (3.70%) Progress
13 3 (3.70%) SQL

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Project
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) HFM
2 2 (2.47%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Big Data
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.23%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.23%) QlikView
3 1 (1.23%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 3 (3.70%) Publishing
4 2 (2.47%) Advertising
4 2 (2.47%) Local Government
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Front Office
5 1 (1.23%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.23%) EPoS
3 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) NHS
3 1 (1.23%) Statistics
3 1 (1.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) Project Management
2 21 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (24.69%) Change Management
3 20 (24.69%) PRINCE2
4 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (22.22%) Business Transformation
6 12 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 11 (13.58%) Waterfall
8 10 (12.35%) Programme Management
9 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.64%) Coaching
10 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.64%) Line Management
11 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
12 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (3.70%) Critical Success Factor
13 3 (3.70%) PRINCE
13 3 (3.70%) SDLC
13 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
13 3 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) C
3 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) ACCA
3 3 (3.70%) CIMA
3 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) APMG
4 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PMP
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (4.94%) Hyperion
2 3 (3.70%) Progress
3 2 (2.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.23%) Sun
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