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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Project Manager
Rank 516 505 498
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 140 149 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 96 99
Median daily rate £450 £470 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £77.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +5 128 £450 -4.25% 17
London -12 64 £501 -4.66% 6
South East +1 15 £450 -4.25% 3
City of London +13 13 £525 -4.54% 4
North West +18 10 £408 -13.75% 2
Yorkshire +12 10 £375 -16.66% 2
West Midlands -24 10 £419 +15.51% 2
South West +16 9 £425 -2.85% 2
West Yorkshire +13 8 £375 -16.66% 2
Leeds - 8 £375 -
Scotland +5 7 £438 -2.77% 1
Manchester -1 6 £350 -17.64% 2
East of England - 6 £450 -
Bristol +6 5 £388 -11.42% 2
Edinburgh +14 4 £450 +28.57%
Hertfordshire - 4 £400 -
Glasgow +14 3 £425 -5.55% 1
Surrey +11 3 £475 +18.75% 1
Cheshire +5 3 £525 -
Hampshire +4 3 £215 -54.73%
Staffordshire -1 3 £411 +15.84%
East Midlands -9 3 £340 +4.61%
Birmingham - 3 £388 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £411 -
Buckinghamshire +15 2 £450 +9.09%
South Yorkshire 0 2 £350 -22.22%
Oxfordshire -8 2 £450 -
Nottingham -10 2 £340 +4.61%
Nottinghamshire -14 2 £340 +4.61%
West Sussex - 2 £413 - 1

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 119 (43.91%) Project Management
2 91 (33.58%) Finance
3 77 (28.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (23.99%) Business Analysis
5 53 (19.56%) PRINCE2
6 46 (16.97%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (14.76%) Banking
8 30 (11.07%) Change Management
9 27 (9.96%) Retail
9 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (7.01%) Target Operating Model
10 19 (7.01%) Microsoft
11 17 (6.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 16 (5.90%) MS Excel
13 15 (5.54%) ERP
13 15 (5.54%) Data Mining
13 15 (5.54%) SAP
14 14 (5.17%) MS Project
14 14 (5.17%) SQL
14 14 (5.17%) MS Visio
14 14 (5.17%) CRM
15 13 (4.80%) Business Transformation
15 13 (4.80%) Back Office
15 13 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
16 12 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (4.43%) Risk Management
17 11 (4.06%) Migration
17 11 (4.06%) MS Office
18 10 (3.69%) Validation

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 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.48%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.74%) Confluence
3 2 (0.74%) Documentum
3 2 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.17%) MS Project
2 14 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.74%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.37%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.37%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.48%) Skype
2 1 (0.37%) ATM
2 1 (0.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.54%) Data Mining
2 8 (2.95%) GIS
3 7 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.21%) Power BI
5 4 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.74%) QlikView
6 2 (0.74%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.37%) Big Data
7 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.37%) DataStage
7 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.37%) OLAP
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.37%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.37%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.37%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.37%) YouTrack
General
1 91 (33.58%) Finance
2 40 (14.76%) Banking
3 27 (9.96%) Retail
4 13 (4.80%) Back Office
5 8 (2.95%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.21%) Marketing
7 5 (1.85%) Legal
7 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.48%) Billing
8 4 (1.48%) Front Office
8 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.11%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.74%) Local Government
10 2 (0.74%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Automotive
11 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.74%) Middleware
2 1 (0.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.95%) Virtual Team
3 7 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (2.21%) Clustering
4 6 (2.21%) Equities
4 6 (2.21%) NHS
5 5 (1.85%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.11%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.11%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.11%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.11%) New Media
7 2 (0.74%) CCTV
7 2 (0.74%) Derivative
7 2 (0.74%) IVR
7 2 (0.74%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.74%) PMI
7 2 (0.74%) Robotics
7 2 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.48%) Windows
1 4 (1.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (43.91%) Project Management
2 77 (28.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (23.99%) Business Analysis
4 53 (19.56%) PRINCE2
5 46 (16.97%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (11.07%) Change Management
8 19 (7.01%) Target Operating Model
9 17 (6.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 15 (5.54%) ERP
11 14 (5.17%) CRM
12 13 (4.80%) Business Transformation
13 12 (4.43%) Risk Management
13 12 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (4.06%) Migration
15 10 (3.69%) Data Analysis
15 10 (3.69%) Process Management
15 10 (3.69%) Validation
16 9 (3.32%) E-Commerce
16 9 (3.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.17%) SQL
2 7 (2.58%) VBA
3 1 (0.37%) C
3 1 (0.37%) Java
3 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 9 (3.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.21%) Degree
2 6 (2.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.85%) PMP
4 4 (1.48%) ISEB
4 4 (1.48%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.37%) MAPM
5 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.58%) AIFMD
1 7 (2.58%) UCITS
2 5 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.74%) MiFID
3 2 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) FATCA
4 1 (0.37%) FINREP
4 1 (0.37%) SEPA
4 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) RACF
Vendors
1 19 (7.01%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.54%) SAP
3 8 (2.95%) Oracle
4 6 (2.21%) Mapinfo
5 4 (1.48%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.48%) Sun
5 4 (1.48%) Tableau
6 3 (1.11%) Cognos
6 3 (1.11%) hybris
7 2 (0.74%) Avaya
7 2 (0.74%) Blue Prism
7 2 (0.74%) Google
7 2 (0.74%) Kofax
7 2 (0.74%) Mitel
7 2 (0.74%) NGA Human Resources
7 2 (0.74%) Omniture
7 2 (0.74%) Siemens
7 2 (0.74%) Sophis
8 1 (0.37%) Ceridian
8 1 (0.37%) Northgate
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago