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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 181 167 194
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 84 68 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.75% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.82% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 40 21
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£514 £480 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
Business Manager
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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 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
9003 8266 7349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.46% 91.37% 92.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4878 4452 3572
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £205 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 471 590
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.40 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Hampshire +7 28 £600 +44.57% 2
Surrey +11 14 £500 -4.76% 3
Berkshire -23 13 £551 +7.56% 6
West Sussex - 8 £425 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 7 £425 +2.40% 1
Oxfordshire -16 6 £389 -25.95% 3
Kent - 3 £356 - 1
Middlesex +4 2 £418 -
Thames Valley - - - -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 55 (39.29%) Project Management
2 38 (27.14%) Change Management
3 32 (22.86%) Finance
4 27 (19.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 25 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (16.43%) PRINCE2
7 22 (15.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 20 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 19 (13.57%) Programme Management
10 15 (10.71%) Telecoms
10 15 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (9.29%) Life Science
11 13 (9.29%) ITIL
12 10 (7.14%) Manufacturing
13 9 (6.43%) Strategic Planning
13 9 (6.43%) PMI Certification
13 9 (6.43%) PRINCE
13 9 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.43%) Marketing
14 8 (5.71%) SAP
15 7 (5.00%) PMP
15 7 (5.00%) Six Sigma
15 7 (5.00%) Risk Management
15 7 (5.00%) Project Planning
15 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (5.00%) Time Management
16 6 (4.29%) Degree
16 6 (4.29%) IT Governance
16 6 (4.29%) Line Management
16 6 (4.29%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (0.71%) IIS
1 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) MS Project
2 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.71%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.71%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.71%) Essbase
General
1 32 (22.86%) Finance
2 27 (19.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 9 (6.43%) Marketing
6 5 (3.57%) Retail
6 5 (3.57%) Legal
7 4 (2.86%) Billing
8 3 (2.14%) Publishing
8 3 (2.14%) Banking
8 3 (2.14%) Electronics
9 2 (1.43%) Advertising
9 2 (1.43%) Games
10 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) DHTML
1 1 (0.71%) HTML
1 1 (0.71%) .NET
1 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.71%) CSS
1 1 (0.71%) XML
1 1 (0.71%) Ajax
1 1 (0.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.29%) Life Science
3 6 (4.29%) NHS
4 3 (2.14%) DTV
4 3 (2.14%) PMI
4 3 (2.14%) FMCG
5 2 (1.43%) LIMS
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.29%) Project Management
2 38 (27.14%) Change Management
3 25 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (16.43%) PRINCE2
5 22 (15.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 20 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 19 (13.57%) Programme Management
8 13 (9.29%) ITIL
9 9 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.43%) PRINCE
9 9 (6.43%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.00%) Six Sigma
10 7 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 7 (5.00%) Time Management
11 6 (4.29%) Line Management
11 6 (4.29%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.29%) ERP
11 6 (4.29%) Migration
11 6 (4.29%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.43%) SQL
2 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.43%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (5.00%) PMP
3 6 (4.29%) Degree
4 4 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) IIBA
6 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (0.71%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.71%) ISEB
6 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) GAMP
1 2 (1.43%) GxP
1 2 (1.43%) SLA
1 2 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 8 (5.71%) SAP
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.43%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.43%) Cognos
3 2 (1.43%) Siebel
3 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.71%) IBM
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle
4 1 (0.71%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
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