The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Project Manager
Rank 527 485 491
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 94 160 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 106 106
Median daily rate £455 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £309 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £448 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.58% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £77.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Business Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Business Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Project 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 Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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 -29 89 £469 -1.31% 7
London -37 42 £501 -6.88% 5
South East +22 11 £525 +11.11% 1
City of London -8 10 £550 +9.45% 3
South West +18 9 £438 -7.89%
North West +9 7 £390 +27.34% 1
East of England +5 6 £355 -32.38%
Bristol +9 5 £381 -14.32%
Yorkshire +8 5 £420 -1.17%
Manchester -2 5 £356 +16.32% 1
Scotland -2 5 £375 -21.05%
West Midlands -10 5 £438 +27.27%
Edinburgh +13 4 £375 -21.05%
Hertfordshire - 4 £413 -
West Yorkshire +15 3 £459 +11.27%
Surrey +13 3 £488 +4.00%
Berkshire +8 3 £569 +8.33%
Hampshire +19 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +7 2 £305 -21.29%
Swindon 0 2 £650 +23.22%
Wiltshire -5 2 £650 +23.22%
Watford - 2 £413 -
Peterborough - 2 £305 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Bradford +14 1 £375 -
Leeds +12 1 £500 -
Glasgow +1 1 £450 +136.84%
Reading -3 1 £550 +4.76%
Warwickshire -3 1 £450 +63.63%
Staffordshire -5 1 £300 -29.41%

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Business Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 96 (42.48%) Project Management
2 82 (36.28%) Finance
3 74 (32.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (22.12%) Business Analysis
5 48 (21.24%) PRINCE2
6 39 (17.26%) Banking
7 33 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (12.83%) Retail
10 27 (11.95%) Change Management
11 24 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (9.29%) Microsoft
13 18 (7.96%) MS Excel
14 17 (7.52%) ERP
15 15 (6.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (6.64%) MS Project
16 14 (6.19%) MS Office
16 14 (6.19%) MS Visio
16 14 (6.19%) Target Operating Model
17 13 (5.75%) SAP
17 13 (5.75%) Risk Management
18 12 (5.31%) Business Transformation
19 10 (4.42%) Project Governance
19 10 (4.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 10 (4.42%) Front Office
20 9 (3.98%) Migration
20 9 (3.98%) SharePoint
20 9 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
20 9 (3.98%) Degree
20 9 (3.98%) Data Analysis

Business Project 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 9 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.88%) SAS
2 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.64%) MS Project
3 14 (6.19%) MS Office
3 14 (6.19%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.33%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.88%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.88%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.44%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.44%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.44%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) Firewall
1 2 (0.88%) Network Security
1 2 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.54%) GIS
3 7 (3.10%) Power BI
4 6 (2.65%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.21%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.44%) DataStage
8 1 (0.44%) EDMS
8 1 (0.44%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.44%) QlikView
8 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
1 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.44%) YouTrack
General
1 82 (36.28%) Finance
2 39 (17.26%) Banking
3 29 (12.83%) Retail
4 10 (4.42%) Front Office
5 8 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.65%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.21%) Back Office
8 5 (2.21%) Billing
9 4 (1.77%) Advertising
9 4 (1.77%) Legal
10 3 (1.33%) Local Government
10 3 (1.33%) Marketing
11 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.44%) Automotive
12 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.44%) French Language
12 1 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.88%) Middleware
2 1 (0.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.10%) Virtual Team
3 6 (2.65%) Clustering
3 6 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.21%) Derivative
4 5 (2.21%) Equities
5 4 (1.77%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.77%) NHS
6 3 (1.33%) New Media
7 2 (0.88%) CCTV
7 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.88%) Fintech
7 2 (0.88%) IVR
7 2 (0.88%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.44%) EPoS
8 1 (0.44%) FMCG
8 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.33%) Windows
1 3 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (42.48%) Project Management
2 74 (32.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (22.12%) Business Analysis
4 48 (21.24%) PRINCE2
5 33 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (11.95%) Change Management
8 17 (7.52%) ERP
9 14 (6.19%) Target Operating Model
10 13 (5.75%) Risk Management
11 12 (5.31%) Business Transformation
12 10 (4.42%) Project Governance
12 10 (4.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (3.98%) Data Analysis
13 9 (3.98%) Migration
14 8 (3.54%) Analytics
14 8 (3.54%) CRM
14 8 (3.54%) Process Improvement
15 7 (3.10%) ITIL
15 7 (3.10%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.54%) SQL
2 6 (2.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (6.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (3.98%) Degree
3 8 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (2.21%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.77%) PMP
6 3 (1.33%) ISEB
6 3 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.88%) CISM
7 2 (0.88%) CISSP
8 1 (0.44%) APMP
8 1 (0.44%) MAPM
8 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) MiFID
2 2 (0.88%) FATCA
2 2 (0.88%) FINREP
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) DICOM
3 1 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.44%) EMIR
3 1 (0.44%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) RACF
Vendors
1 21 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.75%) SAP
3 6 (2.65%) Mapinfo
4 4 (1.77%) Cognos
5 3 (1.33%) NGA Human Resources
6 2 (0.88%) Avaya
6 2 (0.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco
6 2 (0.88%) hybris
6 2 (0.88%) Juniper
6 2 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.88%) Mitel
6 2 (0.88%) Siemens
6 2 (0.88%) Sophis
7 1 (0.44%) Informatica
7 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.44%) Northgate
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle
7 1 (0.44%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.44%) Teradata
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