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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Project Manager
UK
Rank 517 461 478
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 78 157 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.33% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 105 96
Median daily rate £425 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -56 77 £425 -15.00% 14
London -44 35 £456 -17.04% 8
South East +17 13 £460 -3.15% 3
North West +17 8 £359 +7.89% 1
West Midlands -8 8 £420 +17.89%
City of London -18 5 £400 -30.43%
Manchester +14 4 £338 +68.75% 1
Berkshire +6 4 £470 -10.47%
South West +11 3 £506 +44.64%
Yorkshire +6 3 £459 +8.00%
East of England +2 3 £318 -39.52%
Staffordshire +1 3 £300 -33.33%
Cheshire +24 2 £363 -12.91%
Surrey +16 2 £450 +2.85%
Hampshire +14 2 £625 +47.05%
West Yorkshire +10 2 £459 +14.75%
Halifax +8 2 £459 +22.40%
Bristol +7 2 £263 -41.01%
East Midlands +1 2 £500 -2.43% 1
Birmingham -1 2 £394 -14.86%
Northamptonshire -13 2 £500 +11.11%
Coventry - 2 £405 -
Hove - 2 £355 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £355 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £325 -
Reading +6 1 £470 -10.47%
Milton Keynes +4 1 - - 1
Chester +3 1 £225 -55.00%
Tamworth 0 1 £425 -5.55%

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 94 (42.34%) Project Management
2 81 (36.49%) Finance
3 75 (33.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (24.32%) PRINCE2
5 46 (20.72%) Business Analysis
6 35 (15.77%) Banking
7 33 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (12.16%) Change Management
9 27 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (9.46%) Microsoft
10 21 (9.46%) Retail
11 18 (8.11%) ERP
11 18 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 17 (7.66%) MS Excel
13 15 (6.76%) MS Project
13 15 (6.76%) SAP
14 14 (6.31%) MS Office
14 14 (6.31%) Business Transformation
15 13 (5.86%) MS Visio
16 12 (5.41%) Target Operating Model
17 11 (4.95%) Risk Management
17 11 (4.95%) Degree
18 10 (4.50%) SharePoint
19 9 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
19 9 (4.05%) SQL
19 9 (4.05%) Migration
19 9 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
19 9 (4.05%) Data Analysis
19 9 (4.05%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 10 (4.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.80%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.90%) SAS
4 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.76%) MS Project
3 14 (6.31%) MS Office
4 13 (5.86%) MS Visio
5 9 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.35%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 3 (1.35%) SAP Business One
3 3 (1.35%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.90%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.45%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.45%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.45%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.45%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.80%) Skype
2 2 (0.90%) Firewall
2 2 (0.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.15%) Power BI
3 6 (2.70%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.70%) GIS
4 5 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.25%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.45%) DataStage
7 1 (0.45%) EDMS
7 1 (0.45%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.45%) QlikView
7 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.45%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.45%) YouTrack
General
1 81 (36.49%) Finance
2 35 (15.77%) Banking
3 21 (9.46%) Retail
4 8 (3.60%) Front Office
4 8 (3.60%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.70%) Billing
6 5 (2.25%) Advertising
6 5 (2.25%) Legal
6 5 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.80%) Local Government
7 4 (1.80%) Marketing
7 4 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.35%) Back Office
9 2 (0.90%) French Language
9 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Automotive
10 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.90%) Middleware
2 1 (0.45%) .NET
2 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.70%) Clustering
2 6 (2.70%) Virtual Team
3 5 (2.25%) NHS
4 4 (1.80%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.35%) Derivative
5 3 (1.35%) Equities
5 3 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.35%) New Media
6 2 (0.90%) CCTV
6 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (0.90%) Fintech
6 2 (0.90%) IVR
6 2 (0.90%) Market Risk
6 2 (0.90%) PMI
7 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.45%) Pricing Data
7 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.35%) Windows
1 3 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (42.34%) Project Management
2 75 (33.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (24.32%) PRINCE2
4 46 (20.72%) Business Analysis
5 33 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (12.16%) Change Management
8 18 (8.11%) ERP
9 14 (6.31%) Business Transformation
10 12 (5.41%) Target Operating Model
11 11 (4.95%) Risk Management
12 9 (4.05%) Data Analysis
12 9 (4.05%) Migration
12 9 (4.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (3.60%) CRM
13 8 (3.60%) ITIL
13 8 (3.60%) Project Governance
14 7 (3.15%) Analytics
14 7 (3.15%) Process Improvement
14 7 (3.15%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.05%) SQL
2 6 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (4.95%) Degree
3 7 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (2.25%) PMP
4 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.80%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.35%) ISEB
6 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.90%) CISM
7 2 (0.90%) CISSP
8 1 (0.45%) APMG
8 1 (0.45%) APMP
8 1 (0.45%) MAPM
8 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) MiFID
2 2 (0.90%) FATCA
2 2 (0.90%) FINREP
2 2 (0.90%) GxP
2 2 (0.90%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) DICOM
3 1 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.45%) EMIR
3 1 (0.45%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) RACF
Vendors
1 21 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.76%) SAP
3 6 (2.70%) Mapinfo
4 4 (1.80%) Cognos
5 3 (1.35%) NGA Human Resources
6 2 (0.90%) Avaya
6 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco
6 2 (0.90%) hybris
6 2 (0.90%) Juniper
6 2 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.90%) Mitel
6 2 (0.90%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.90%) Siemens
7 1 (0.45%) Informatica
7 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle
7 1 (0.45%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.45%) Teradata
7 1 (0.45%) Workday
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