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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 215 203 187
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 42 63 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.67% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.71% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 35
Average daily rate £508 £464 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £364 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.54 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +395.00%
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
7953 8828 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.19% 93.80% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4824 4748 4160
Average daily rate £385 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 432 468
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 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 13 February 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
Buckinghamshire +12 7 £375 -28.57% 3
Berkshire +5 7 £520 +20.57% 5
Surrey -15 6 £500 +1.01% 2
Hampshire +6 5 £563 +7.65% 1
West Sussex +8 4 £503 +5.78%
Oxfordshire +2 4 £550 +33.33% 2
East Sussex - 3 £350 - 1
Middlesex -2 1 £500 - 1
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 36 (33.64%) Project Management
2 29 (27.10%) Finance
3 25 (23.36%) Change Management
4 19 (17.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.89%) PRINCE2
6 15 (14.02%) Business Analysis
7 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
8 13 (12.15%) Business Transformation
9 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
9 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (11.21%) Programme Management
10 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (9.35%) Degree
12 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (7.48%) SQL
13 8 (7.48%) Line Management
13 8 (7.48%) Coaching
14 7 (6.54%) .NET
14 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
14 7 (6.54%) Windows
14 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (5.61%) Process Improvement
15 6 (5.61%) Change Control
15 6 (5.61%) User Experience
15 6 (5.61%) Business Development
16 5 (4.67%) Marketing
16 5 (4.67%) QA
16 5 (4.67%) Social Network
16 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 5 (4.67%) IIS
1 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.74%) MS Project
2 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Veeva
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.80%) Big Data
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 29 (27.10%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Marketing
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
3 3 (2.80%) Games
3 3 (2.80%) Publishing
4 2 (1.87%) Advertising
4 2 (1.87%) Local Government
5 1 (0.93%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) .NET
2 3 (2.80%) HTML
2 3 (2.80%) HTML5
2 3 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) User Experience
3 5 (4.67%) NHS
3 5 (4.67%) Social Network
4 4 (3.74%) Data Extraction
4 4 (3.74%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.80%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) PMI
7 1 (0.93%) Social Media
7 1 (0.93%) Statistics
7 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Project Management
2 25 (23.36%) Change Management
3 19 (17.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (15.89%) PRINCE2
5 15 (14.02%) Business Analysis
6 13 (12.15%) Business Transformation
7 12 (11.21%) Programme Management
7 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.48%) Coaching
9 8 (7.48%) Line Management
10 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.61%) Business Development
11 6 (5.61%) Change Control
11 6 (5.61%) Process Improvement
12 5 (4.67%) Data Analysis
12 5 (4.67%) Risk Management
13 4 (3.74%) E-business
13 4 (3.74%) ERP
13 4 (3.74%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) SQL
2 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.35%) Degree
4 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.80%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.80%) PMP
6 2 (1.87%) APMP
6 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) GxP
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) vCloud
Vendors
1 5 (4.67%) Oracle
1 5 (4.67%) SAP
2 4 (3.74%) Cegedim Rx
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.80%) Progress
4 1 (0.93%) Capita
4 1 (0.93%) Cognos
4 1 (0.93%) Facebook
4 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.93%) IFS
4 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.93%) Sun
4 1 (0.93%) SunGard
4 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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