The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Project Manager
Rank 456 447 404
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 157 148 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 94 129
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£470 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £332 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
52742 50614 47223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.51% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33530 30755 27618
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 2005 2147
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Business Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 153 £470 +4.44% 22
London +21 78 £525 +10.41% 11
South East -8 29 £470 +10.58% 2
City of London -2 18 £550 +10.00% 6
Berkshire +15 12 £470 +21.29% 1
West Midlands +5 11 £350 -12.50% 2
North West -14 10 £475 +21.79%
Hampshire +6 8 £475 +35.71%
East Midlands 0 7 £450 -
West Yorkshire -24 7 £400 -3.03% 1
Yorkshire -33 7 £400 -3.03% 1
Warwickshire +7 6 £350 -
Cheshire -1 6 £538 +37.82%
Warwick - 5 £350 -
South West -2 4 £325 -13.33% 4
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £425 -5.55%
Bradford -8 4 £413 -21.42% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 4 £438 -
Nottingham -9 3 £438 -
Milton Keynes -10 3 £425 -5.55%
Manchester - 3 £463 -
Surrey +3 2 £436 +5.57%
Devon -3 2 £325 -18.75% 1
East of England -6 2 £575 +21.05% 1
Leeds -29 2 £338 -14.28%
Havant - 2 £525 -
Aldershot - 2 £475 -
Chester - 2 £650 -
Coventry - 2 £405 - 1
Winchester - 2 £425 -

Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Project Manager in their job title.

1 153 (45.95%) Project Management
2 141 (42.34%) Finance
3 83 (24.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (23.42%) PRINCE2
5 60 (18.02%) Banking
6 57 (17.12%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (13.81%) Business Analysis
8 45 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (9.01%) Business Transformation
10 26 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (7.51%) Change Management
12 21 (6.31%) Asset Management
13 20 (6.01%) SDLC
14 19 (5.71%) Investment Banking
15 18 (5.41%) Project Planning
15 18 (5.41%) PMI Certification
16 17 (5.11%) PRINCE
16 17 (5.11%) Microsoft
16 17 (5.11%) MS Project
17 16 (4.80%) Oracle
17 16 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (4.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 16 (4.80%) Legal
18 15 (4.50%) Programme Management
18 15 (4.50%) Scrum
18 15 (4.50%) Management Information System
18 15 (4.50%) Performance Metrics
19 14 (4.20%) Marketing
20 13 (3.90%) Migration
20 13 (3.90%) Analytics

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.20%) SAS
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.30%) Drupal
3 1 (0.30%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (5.11%) MS Project
2 10 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.70%) MS Office
4 7 (2.10%) SPSS
4 7 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Summit
4 1 (0.30%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.30%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.30%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.30%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) PaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) HTTP
1 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.30%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.10%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.50%) EDRMS
5 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.90%) Big Data
6 3 (0.90%) QlikView
6 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.60%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.60%) DataStage
7 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.60%) OLAP
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 141 (42.34%) Finance
2 60 (18.02%) Banking
3 19 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.80%) Legal
5 14 (4.20%) Marketing
6 12 (3.60%) Back Office
7 11 (3.30%) Manufacturing
8 10 (3.00%) Retail
8 10 (3.00%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.70%) Local Government
10 7 (2.10%) Front Office
11 6 (1.80%) Automotive
11 6 (1.80%) General Ledger
12 5 (1.50%) Law
13 4 (1.20%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.90%) Electronics
14 3 (0.90%) Advertising
15 1 (0.30%) Publishing
15 1 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.30%) .NET
2 1 (0.30%) XML
2 1 (0.30%) FpML
2 1 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.50%) Performance Metrics
2 15 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.70%) Fixed Income
3 9 (2.70%) PMI
4 8 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.40%) Derivative
5 6 (1.80%) Equities
5 6 (1.80%) Video on Demand
6 5 (1.50%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.20%) NHS
8 3 (0.90%) DTV
8 3 (0.90%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.60%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.60%) User Experience
10 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (45.95%) Project Management
2 83 (24.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 78 (23.42%) PRINCE2
4 57 (17.12%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (13.81%) Business Analysis
6 45 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (9.01%) Business Transformation
8 25 (7.51%) Change Management
9 21 (6.31%) Asset Management
10 20 (6.01%) SDLC
11 18 (5.41%) Project Planning
12 17 (5.11%) PRINCE
13 15 (4.50%) Scrum
13 15 (4.50%) Programme Management
14 13 (3.90%) Migration
14 13 (3.90%) Analytics
15 12 (3.60%) Investment Management
15 12 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (3.30%) Risk Management
16 11 (3.30%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.40%) SQL
2 2 (0.60%) C
3 1 (0.30%) Java
3 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (5.41%) PMI Certification
2 16 (4.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (3.00%) PMP
3 10 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.40%) ISEB
5 7 (2.10%) Degree
5 7 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.60%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 2 (0.60%) APMP
7 2 (0.60%) CISSP
7 2 (0.60%) CISM
8 1 (0.30%) CIMA
8 1 (0.30%) CIPD
8 1 (0.30%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.10%) QA
2 5 (1.50%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.50%) MiFID
2 5 (1.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.20%) EMIR
3 4 (1.20%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.60%) FATCA
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.30%) GxP
5 1 (0.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (5.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.80%) Oracle
3 12 (3.60%) SAP
4 10 (3.00%) Cognos
5 8 (2.40%) Hyperion
6 6 (1.80%) Tableau
6 6 (1.80%) IBM
7 3 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (0.90%) Progress
8 2 (0.60%) Trillium
8 2 (0.60%) Informatica
8 2 (0.60%) Datanomic
9 1 (0.30%) Reuters
9 1 (0.30%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.30%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.30%) Netezza
9 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.30%) Demandware
9 1 (0.30%) Vermilion
9 1 (0.30%) Murex
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