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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Project Manager
Rank 529 486 460
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 114 160 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 111 91
Median daily rate £425 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 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 -67 103 £425 -9.57% 13
London -42 40 £425 -19.04% 2
North West +6 21 £375 -21.05%
South East -21 11 £440 -6.38% 2
Manchester -4 10 £375 -18.91%
Yorkshire +5 9 £388 -3.12% 3
West Midlands -26 9 £550 +57.14% 3
City of London +35 8 £463 -13.90% 1
Leeds +4 7 £375 +11.11% 1
West Yorkshire +1 7 £375 -6.25% 2
South West +3 6 £375 +15.38% 3
Scotland +8 5 £475 +35.71% 1
East of England +18 3 £463 -19.56%
Devon +9 3 £375 +15.38%
Cheshire -1 3 £525 -2.32%
Edinburgh -3 3 £475 +35.71%
Berkshire -6 3 £425 -12.37% 1
Croydon - 3 £325 -
North East - 3 £525 -
Hertfordshire +14 2 £350 -39.13%
East Sussex +12 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £450 +5.88%
Reading +6 2 £433 +8.12% 1
Bristol 0 2 £328 -
East Midlands -3 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £575 -
County Antrim - 2 £260 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £260 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 £260 -

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 149 (47.91%) Project Management
2 87 (27.97%) Finance
3 75 (24.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (21.86%) Business Analysis
5 61 (19.61%) PRINCE2
6 52 (16.72%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (14.79%) Banking
9 30 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (8.36%) Retail
11 25 (8.04%) Change Management
12 22 (7.07%) Back Office
13 21 (6.75%) Validation
14 18 (5.79%) Process Management
14 18 (5.79%) Data Mining
15 17 (5.47%) Target Operating Model
15 17 (5.47%) Waterfall
16 16 (5.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 16 (5.14%) E-Commerce
17 15 (4.82%) SQL
17 15 (4.82%) Oracle
17 15 (4.82%) Risk Management
17 15 (4.82%) Investment Banking
18 14 (4.50%) SDLC
18 14 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
18 14 (4.50%) Scrum
18 14 (4.50%) SAP
19 13 (4.18%) CRM
19 13 (4.18%) Marketing
20 12 (3.86%) Business Transformation

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 6 (1.93%) Skype for Business
2 5 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.64%) Confluence
3 2 (0.64%) Documentum
4 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.54%) MS Project
2 8 (2.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.57%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.96%) HFM
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.32%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.32%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.93%) Skype
2 1 (0.32%) ATM
2 1 (0.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) Network Security
2 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.79%) Data Mining
2 12 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.61%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.29%) QlikView
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.96%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.64%) GIS
7 2 (0.64%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.32%) Big Data
8 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.32%) OLAP
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.32%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 87 (27.97%) Finance
2 46 (14.79%) Banking
3 26 (8.36%) Retail
4 22 (7.07%) Back Office
5 15 (4.82%) Investment Banking
6 13 (4.18%) Marketing
7 9 (2.89%) Legal
8 6 (1.93%) Front Office
8 6 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.29%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.96%) Advertising
10 3 (0.96%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Billing
11 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.64%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Law
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.32%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.64%) .NET
2 1 (0.32%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.32%) COM
2 1 (0.32%) CSS
2 1 (0.32%) HTML
2 1 (0.32%) Velocity
2 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (2.57%) Derivative
4 7 (2.25%) Equities
4 7 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.61%) PMI
6 4 (1.29%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.29%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.29%) Reference Data
7 3 (0.96%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (0.96%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.96%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.96%) NHS
7 3 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (0.96%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.64%) Replication
8 2 (0.64%) Robotics
8 2 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.96%) Windows
1 3 (0.96%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (47.91%) Project Management
2 75 (24.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 68 (21.86%) Business Analysis
4 61 (19.61%) PRINCE2
5 52 (16.72%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (8.04%) Change Management
8 21 (6.75%) Validation
9 18 (5.79%) Process Management
10 17 (5.47%) Target Operating Model
10 17 (5.47%) Waterfall
11 16 (5.14%) E-Commerce
11 16 (5.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 15 (4.82%) Risk Management
13 14 (4.50%) Scrum
13 14 (4.50%) SDLC
13 14 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (4.18%) CRM
15 12 (3.86%) Business Transformation
16 11 (3.54%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.82%) SQL
2 2 (0.64%) C
2 2 (0.64%) Java
3 1 (0.32%) C++
3 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.32%) PHP
3 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (3.54%) PMI Certification
2 9 (2.89%) Degree
2 9 (2.89%) PMP
3 8 (2.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.96%) ACCA
6 3 (0.96%) CIMA
7 2 (0.64%) CISA
7 2 (0.64%) CISM
7 2 (0.64%) CISSP
7 2 (0.64%) ISEB
8 1 (0.32%) APMP
8 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.25%) AIFMD
1 7 (2.25%) QA
1 7 (2.25%) UCITS
2 6 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.96%) MiFID
3 3 (0.96%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.64%) FATCA
4 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) EMIR
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.32%) SEPA
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (4.82%) Oracle
2 14 (4.50%) SAP
3 12 (3.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.29%) Hyperion
4 4 (1.29%) Sun
5 3 (0.96%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.96%) Sophis
5 3 (0.96%) Tableau
6 2 (0.64%) Blue Prism
6 2 (0.64%) Cognos
6 2 (0.64%) Google
6 2 (0.64%) IBM
6 2 (0.64%) Kofax
6 2 (0.64%) Omniture
7 1 (0.32%) Avaya
7 1 (0.32%) Calypso
7 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.32%) Siebel
7 1 (0.32%) SunGard
7 1 (0.32%) Teradata
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Networkers
Rate: £28 - £29 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £20 - £30 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago