The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 West 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Project Manager
Rank 128 101 125
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 7 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £415 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -10.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £349 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £467 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2772 2021 2828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.15% 93.96% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 1252 1692
Average daily rate £363 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 134 190
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Business Project Manager
England

Business Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Business Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Business Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Wiltshire - - - -
Business Project Manager
England

Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Business Project 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) PRINCE2
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (28.57%) Business Transformation
5 4 (28.57%) ERP
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (28.57%) MS Project
5 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) C
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Business Project 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) PRINCE2
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Business Transformation
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft