The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 186 171 176
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 54 63 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.75% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.81% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 40
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.36% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +30.43%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8210 7777 9000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.97% 92.63% 91.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4458 3995 4079
Average daily rate £350 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 560 642
Average hourly rate £16.48 £17.03 £18.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Business Manager
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
Buckinghamshire +9 19 £425 +31.57% 4
Berkshire -3 10 £350 -17.64% 4
Hampshire -19 10 £387 -3.31% 6
Oxfordshire 0 5 £420 -1.17% 1
Surrey -12 4 £531 +11.84% 3
West Sussex -1 2 £320 -20.00% 3
Middlesex -4 2 £455 -28.98% 1
Kent +1 1 £675 - 2
East Sussex - - - - 1
Home Counties - - - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 48 (38.10%) Project Management
2 42 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (23.81%) Finance
4 29 (23.02%) Change Management
5 21 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 18 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 18 (14.29%) Marketing
7 13 (10.32%) SAP
7 13 (10.32%) Retail
8 10 (7.94%) Six Sigma
8 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (7.94%) Degree
9 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.35%) CRM
10 8 (6.35%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.35%) Business Transformation
10 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (4.76%) eTOM
11 6 (4.76%) Project Planning
11 6 (4.76%) ITIL
11 6 (4.76%) Oracle
11 6 (4.76%) RTP
11 6 (4.76%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.76%) Migration
11 6 (4.76%) Manufacturing
12 5 (3.97%) Logistics
12 5 (3.97%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.97%) PRINCE
12 5 (3.97%) PMI Certification
12 5 (3.97%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (3.17%) CMS
2 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.38%) Drupal
3 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Project
2 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (2.38%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.38%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.79%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) RTP
2 2 (1.59%) MVNO
2 2 (1.59%) Intranet
3 1 (0.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.79%) DataStage
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) QlikView
General
1 30 (23.81%) Finance
2 21 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 18 (14.29%) Marketing
4 13 (10.32%) Retail
5 6 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.38%) Publishing
7 3 (2.38%) Automotive
8 2 (1.59%) Games
8 2 (1.59%) Electronics
9 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.79%) Legal
9 1 (0.79%) Banking
9 1 (0.79%) Billing
9 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) HTML
2 3 (2.38%) Web Services
2 3 (2.38%) Flash
3 1 (0.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.17%) Social Media
1 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.59%) Smartphone
2 2 (1.59%) DTV
3 1 (0.79%) Clustering
3 1 (0.79%) Replication
3 1 (0.79%) PMI
3 1 (0.79%) FMCG
3 1 (0.79%) CMDB
3 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
1 2 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.10%) Project Management
2 42 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (23.02%) Change Management
4 18 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 10 (7.94%) Six Sigma
5 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 8 (6.35%) CRM
7 8 (6.35%) Business Analysis
7 8 (6.35%) Business Transformation
7 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (4.76%) eTOM
8 6 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 6 (4.76%) ITIL
8 6 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 6 (4.76%) Migration
9 5 (3.97%) Logistics
9 5 (3.97%) Programme Management
9 5 (3.97%) PRINCE
9 5 (3.97%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.17%) PHP
2 3 (2.38%) Java
2 3 (2.38%) C
3 2 (1.59%) SQL
4 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.17%) PMP
4 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.38%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.59%) CISA
5 2 (1.59%) CISM
6 1 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
1 2 (1.59%) BS25999
1 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (10.32%) SAP
2 6 (4.76%) Oracle
3 5 (3.97%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.38%) HP
5 3 (2.38%) Cognos
6 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.59%) F5
6 2 (1.59%) Tableau
6 2 (1.59%) Google
6 2 (1.59%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.59%) Cisco
6 2 (1.59%) Juniper
7 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.79%) Planview
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