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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 200 187 186
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 57 50 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.59% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.64% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 26 25
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£450 £475 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +17.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £310 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
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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
9046 7839 7738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.24% 91.96% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4999 4158 3740
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 449 657
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -10 16 £450 +41.73% 2
Berkshire +3 12 £463 -8.64% 6
Hampshire -12 8 £463 -11.90% 2
Surrey -8 7 £410 -15.89% 2
Kent - 6 £419 - 2
West Sussex -4 2 £488 -0.51% 1
Oxfordshire -28 2 £424 -8.37% 1
Middlesex -1 1 £388 -13.88%
Sussex - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
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England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (37.14%) Project Management
2 30 (28.57%) Finance
3 23 (21.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 19 (18.10%) Change Management
6 18 (17.14%) Business Analysis
7 13 (12.38%) Risk Management
7 13 (12.38%) Telecoms
8 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.62%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (7.62%) Marketing
10 8 (7.62%) Degree
11 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.67%) Retail
12 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
12 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
12 6 (5.71%) Project Planning
12 6 (5.71%) Business Transformation
12 6 (5.71%) Cyber Security
13 5 (4.76%) Time Management
13 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (4.76%) PRINCE
13 5 (4.76%) MS Project
13 5 (4.76%) SAP
13 5 (4.76%) Business Continuity
13 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.95%) SAS
2 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS Project
1 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.95%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.95%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.95%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) Essbase
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 30 (28.57%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.62%) Marketing
4 7 (6.67%) Retail
5 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.81%) Legal
6 4 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.90%) Games
7 2 (1.90%) Electronics
8 1 (0.95%) German Language
8 1 (0.95%) Automotive
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Publishing
8 1 (0.95%) Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Billing
8 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) jQuery
1 1 (0.95%) .NET
1 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.95%) CSS
1 1 (0.95%) XML
1 1 (0.95%) DHTML
1 1 (0.95%) HTML
1 1 (0.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.90%) DTV
2 2 (1.90%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.95%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Windows
2 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.14%) Project Management
2 23 (21.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 19 (18.10%) Change Management
5 18 (17.14%) Business Analysis
6 13 (12.38%) Risk Management
7 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.62%) Programme Management
8 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.71%) Project Planning
10 6 (5.71%) Business Transformation
10 6 (5.71%) Cyber Security
11 5 (4.76%) Time Management
11 5 (4.76%) PRINCE
11 5 (4.76%) Business Continuity
12 4 (3.81%) Supplier Management
12 4 (3.81%) Scrum
12 4 (3.81%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.90%) SQL
2 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (0.95%) PMP
4 1 (0.95%) CISA
4 1 (0.95%) CISM
4 1 (0.95%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.95%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.90%) BS25999
1 2 (1.90%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.76%) SAP
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.90%) Cognos
5 1 (0.95%) F5
5 1 (0.95%) Tableau
5 1 (0.95%) Juniper
5 1 (0.95%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco
5 1 (0.95%) IBM
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