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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Project Manager
UK
Rank 492 445 484
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 109 192 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.39% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 131 98
Median daily rate £450 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £351 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.19%

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
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
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 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -55 106 £450 -14.28% 16
London -32 50 £505 -8.18% 7
South East +19 16 £438 -15.86% 3
West Midlands +12 11 £425 -17.07% 1
North West +20 10 £361 -9.68% 1
City of London -8 9 £425 -26.08% 3
Yorkshire +12 7 £430 +1.05% 1
Manchester +12 6 £385 -3.75%
Berkshire +15 5 £429 -18.33% 2
East Midlands -10 5 £445 -19.09%
West Yorkshire +5 4 £430 +1.05% 1
East of England -5 4 £325 -50.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £325 - 1
Cheshire +29 3 £225 -45.94% 1
Surrey +9 3 £418 -20.47% 1
Leeds +2 3 £400 -5.88% 1
Watford - 3 £325 -
Coventry - 3 £420 - 1
Chester +10 2 £225 -55.00% 1
Hampshire +9 2 £550 +4.76%
Birmingham -3 2 £363 -27.50%
Milton Keynes -3 2 £508 +35.33%
Northamptonshire -4 2 £500 +11.11%
Staffordshire -5 2 £363 -19.44%
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £508 +35.33%
Derbyshire - 2 £300 -
Hove - 2 £304 -
Derby - 2 £300 -
East Sussex - 2 £304 -
Warwickshire - 2 £450 -

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 99 (46.70%) Project Management
2 73 (34.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (31.60%) Finance
4 54 (25.47%) PRINCE2
4 54 (25.47%) Business Analysis
5 34 (16.04%) Banking
6 29 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (9.43%) Change Management
8 20 (9.43%) Retail
9 19 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (8.96%) Microsoft
10 17 (8.02%) SAP
11 16 (7.55%) ERP
12 15 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (7.08%) MS Excel
12 15 (7.08%) Migration
13 14 (6.60%) Degree
13 14 (6.60%) Risk Management
13 14 (6.60%) MS Project
14 13 (6.13%) MS Office
14 13 (6.13%) MS Visio
15 12 (5.66%) CRM
16 11 (5.19%) SharePoint
16 11 (5.19%) Front Office
16 11 (5.19%) Investment Banking
16 11 (5.19%) Business Transformation
17 10 (4.72%) Telecoms
17 10 (4.72%) Workflow

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 11 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.42%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.94%) Confluence
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.60%) MS Project
3 13 (6.13%) MS Office
3 13 (6.13%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.42%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 3 (1.42%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.42%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.94%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.94%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.47%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.47%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) Skype
2 2 (0.94%) Firewall
2 2 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.89%) Power BI
5 3 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.42%) GIS
5 3 (1.42%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.47%) DataStage
7 1 (0.47%) EDMS
7 1 (0.47%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.47%) QlikView
7 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.47%) YouTrack
General
1 67 (31.60%) Finance
2 34 (16.04%) Banking
3 20 (9.43%) Retail
4 11 (5.19%) Front Office
4 11 (5.19%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.72%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.30%) Marketing
6 7 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.83%) Billing
7 6 (2.83%) Legal
7 6 (2.83%) Local Government
8 4 (1.89%) Advertising
8 4 (1.89%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.42%) Back Office
10 2 (0.94%) French Language
11 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.77%) Derivative
3 6 (2.83%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.36%) PMI
5 4 (1.89%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.89%) NHS
6 3 (1.42%) Clustering
6 3 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.94%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.94%) Fintech
7 2 (0.94%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.94%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.94%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.94%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.47%) Windows
1 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (46.70%) Project Management
2 73 (34.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (25.47%) Business Analysis
3 54 (25.47%) PRINCE2
4 29 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (9.43%) Change Management
7 16 (7.55%) ERP
8 15 (7.08%) Migration
9 14 (6.60%) Risk Management
10 12 (5.66%) CRM
11 11 (5.19%) Business Transformation
12 10 (4.72%) ITIL
12 10 (4.72%) Workflow
13 8 (3.77%) Target Operating Model
14 7 (3.30%) Change Control
14 7 (3.30%) Process Improvement
14 7 (3.30%) Programme Management
14 7 (3.30%) Project Governance
14 7 (3.30%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.25%) SQL
2 3 (1.42%) VBA
3 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (6.60%) Degree
3 9 (4.25%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.77%) PMP
5 6 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.42%) APMP
6 3 (1.42%) ISEB
7 2 (0.94%) CISM
7 2 (0.94%) CISSP
8 1 (0.47%) APMG
8 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.77%) PMO
2 5 (2.36%) GxP
3 4 (1.89%) MiFID
4 3 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.42%) QA
5 2 (0.94%) FATCA
5 2 (0.94%) FINREP
5 2 (0.94%) IFRS
5 2 (0.94%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.47%) DICOM
6 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.47%) EMIR
6 1 (0.47%) GDPR
6 1 (0.47%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.02%) SAP
3 8 (3.77%) Oracle
4 4 (1.89%) Cognos
5 3 (1.42%) Mapinfo
6 2 (0.94%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.94%) Calypso
6 2 (0.94%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.94%) Cisco
6 2 (0.94%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.94%) Juniper
6 2 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.94%) Murex
6 2 (0.94%) Netezza
6 2 (0.94%) NGA Human Resources
6 2 (0.94%) Sage
6 2 (0.94%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.47%) Avaya
7 1 (0.47%) Informatica
7 1 (0.47%) Siemens
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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