The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Manager
Rank 370 305 321
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 291 402 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.72% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.76% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 281 224
Median daily rate £445 £464 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.99% -2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.39 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.05% -21.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £47.39 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+16.05% -21.01%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Manager in the job title.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Manager within the UK.

Business Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Business Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Manager within the UK.

Business Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -57 278 £450 -2.91% 81
London -86 124 £450 -6.68% 31
South East 0 38 £450 -4.35% 18
North West -4 36 £375 -6.25% 10
West Midlands -17 25 £538 +26.47% 8
Manchester +5 18 £375 -6.25% 6
City of London +3 17 £465 -2.41% 7
Yorkshire +5 16 £438 -2.77% 6
South West +3 16 £375 +1.35% 4
West Yorkshire +7 14 £400 - 3
Berkshire -6 11 £440 -12.00% 2
East of England +11 10 £375 +7.14% 4
Hampshire +6 10 £450 -1.36% 6
Leeds 0 8 £388 +14.81% 3
West Sussex -4 7 £440 -18.13% 2
North East -52 7 £550 +69.23%
Gloucestershire -3 6 £500 -
East Midlands -7 6 £500 +11.11%
Durham - 5 - -
Croydon - 5 £325 -
Andover - 5 £450 -
Devon +8 4 £375 +15.38%
Bristol +5 4 £314 -12.89% 1
Reading -3 4 £433 -21.36% 2
Coventry -3 4 £425 +37.09%
Birmingham -4 4 £550 +10.00% 1
Warwick -6 4 £413 +17.85%
Warwickshire -7 4 £413 +17.85%
Scotland -33 4 £450 +9.09% 2
Leicestershire - 4 £500 -

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Business Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 222 (30.58%) Project Management
2 216 (29.75%) Finance
3 176 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 121 (16.67%) Change Management
5 115 (15.84%) PRINCE2
6 106 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
7 96 (13.22%) Business Analysis
8 77 (10.61%) Banking
9 73 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
11 53 (7.30%) Security Cleared
12 47 (6.47%) SAP
13 45 (6.20%) Retail
14 39 (5.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 39 (5.37%) Business Transformation
14 39 (5.37%) Target Operating Model
15 35 (4.82%) Degree
16 34 (4.68%) Marketing
16 34 (4.68%) Programme Management
16 34 (4.68%) Risk Management
16 34 (4.68%) SQL
17 33 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
18 32 (4.41%) SC Cleared
18 32 (4.41%) Oracle
19 31 (4.27%) Migration
20 30 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
21 28 (3.86%) Microsoft
22 27 (3.72%) Process Management
22 27 (3.72%) Validation
23 25 (3.44%) Back Office

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.96%) Skype for Business
3 6 (0.83%) SAS
4 5 (0.69%) Confluence
5 2 (0.28%) Documentum
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.14%) CMS
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (2.89%) MS Excel
1 21 (2.89%) MS Office
1 21 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (2.48%) MS Project
3 9 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.41%) HFM
3 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.28%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.14%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.79%) Office 365
2 3 (0.41%) Veeva
3 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.96%) Skype
2 4 (0.55%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.28%) Internet
3 2 (0.28%) Intranet
3 2 (0.28%) LAN
3 2 (0.28%) WAN
4 1 (0.14%) 4G
4 1 (0.14%) ATM
4 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (2.62%) Data Mining
3 16 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 10 (1.38%) QlikView
5 9 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (0.96%) Big Data
6 7 (0.96%) DataStage
6 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.69%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.55%) Power BI
8 4 (0.55%) SAP BI
9 3 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.41%) GIS
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.28%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.28%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.14%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.14%) MSI
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 216 (29.75%) Finance
2 77 (10.61%) Banking
3 45 (6.20%) Retail
4 34 (4.68%) Marketing
5 25 (3.44%) Back Office
5 25 (3.44%) Investment Banking
6 24 (3.31%) Legal
7 16 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.79%) Advertising
8 13 (1.79%) Front Office
9 11 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.10%) Law
11 7 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.83%) Billing
12 6 (0.83%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.55%) Games
14 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.41%) Local Government
14 3 (0.41%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.69%) .NET
2 3 (0.41%) XML
3 2 (0.28%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.14%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.14%) COM
4 1 (0.14%) CSS
4 1 (0.14%) Doctrine
4 1 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.14%) Flash
4 1 (0.14%) HTML
4 1 (0.14%) JSON
4 1 (0.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.20%) NHS
3 14 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.38%) Derivative
6 8 (1.10%) Equities
6 8 (1.10%) Smart Meter
7 7 (0.96%) PMI
8 6 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (0.69%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.55%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.55%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.55%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.55%) Social Network
10 4 (0.55%) Statistics
11 3 (0.41%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (0.41%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.41%) EPoS
11 3 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (0.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.41%) Windows
2 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.14%) Unix
3 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (30.58%) Project Management
2 176 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 121 (16.67%) Change Management
4 115 (15.84%) PRINCE2
5 106 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
6 96 (13.22%) Business Analysis
7 73 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (5.37%) Business Transformation
8 39 (5.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 39 (5.37%) Target Operating Model
9 34 (4.68%) Programme Management
9 34 (4.68%) Risk Management
10 33 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 31 (4.27%) Migration
12 27 (3.72%) Process Management
12 27 (3.72%) Validation
13 25 (3.44%) CRM
14 22 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (2.89%) Data Analysis
15 21 (2.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 34 (4.68%) SQL
2 5 (0.69%) C
2 5 (0.69%) T-SQL
3 4 (0.55%) Java
4 3 (0.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.28%) VB
6 1 (0.14%) C++
6 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.14%) PHP
6 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (7.30%) Security Cleared
2 35 (4.82%) Degree
3 32 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.89%) DV Cleared
5 18 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (2.34%) PMI Certification
7 13 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (1.65%) PMP
9 7 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.83%) ACCA
10 6 (0.83%) CIMA
11 4 (0.55%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.55%) ISEB
11 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.28%) APMG
13 2 (0.28%) CISSP
13 2 (0.28%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.20%) QA
2 10 (1.38%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.96%) AIFMD
3 7 (0.96%) UCITS
4 5 (0.69%) COBIT
4 5 (0.69%) MiFID
5 4 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.41%) SLA
6 3 (0.41%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.28%) FATCA
7 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.28%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.28%) P3O
8 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.14%) EMIR
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (6.47%) SAP
2 32 (4.41%) Oracle
3 28 (3.86%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.38%) Cognos
4 10 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (0.96%) iManage
6 5 (0.69%) Hyperion
6 5 (0.69%) Sun
6 5 (0.69%) Tableau
7 4 (0.55%) SunGard
8 3 (0.41%) Civica
8 3 (0.41%) Google
8 3 (0.41%) HP
8 3 (0.41%) IBM
8 3 (0.41%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.41%) Recommind
8 3 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.41%) Sophis
8 3 (0.41%) xMatters
9 2 (0.28%) Omniture
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