The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Project Manager
Rank 442 379 369
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 147 186 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.39% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 129 149
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£425 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £331 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 -41 126 £450 -10.00% 24
London -48 58 £475 -13.63% 11
South East -12 20 £425 - 5
Scotland -24 17 £360 +9.50%
Yorkshire +15 14 £413 -2.94% 3
West Yorkshire +18 13 £413 -10.81% 2
City of London +4 12 £525 -4.54% 5
Buckinghamshire - 11 £450 - 1
Milton Keynes - 11 £450 - 1
Leeds +3 7 £394 -14.86% 2
Edinburgh -16 7 £359 +10.38%
East of England -25 7 £475 +18.75%
West Midlands -8 6 £388 -5.48% 1
East Midlands -4 5 - -
South West -35 5 £377 -9.15% 4
Glasgow -6 4 £310 -5.70%
North West -12 4 £390 +14.28%
North East -16 4 £355 -
Stirling -4 3 £360 -24.21%
Ipswich - 3 £475 -
Suffolk - 3 £475 -
Cheshire - 3 £390 -
Nottinghamshire +12 2 - -
Nottingham +10 2 - -
Berkshire +4 2 £388 -18.42% 2
Oxford 0 2 - -
Oxfordshire -1 2 - -
Surrey -3 2 £413 -13.15% 1
Hertfordshire -7 2 £450 -
Aberdeen -1 1 £315 -6.66%

Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 171 (49.28%) Project Management
2 146 (42.07%) Finance
3 84 (24.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (19.31%) PRINCE2
5 65 (18.73%) Business Analysis
6 61 (17.58%) Banking
7 35 (10.09%) Retail
8 29 (8.36%) Business Transformation
9 28 (8.07%) Investment Banking
10 27 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (7.78%) Change Management
11 25 (7.20%) MS Excel
12 24 (6.92%) MS Project
13 22 (6.34%) Microsoft
14 20 (5.76%) Project Planning
14 20 (5.76%) Migration
15 19 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 19 (5.48%) SQL
15 19 (5.48%) Risk Management
15 19 (5.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 18 (5.19%) Front Office
16 18 (5.19%) Oracle
17 17 (4.90%) Marketing
18 16 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (4.32%) ERP
19 15 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
20 14 (4.03%) SAP
20 14 (4.03%) SharePoint
20 14 (4.03%) Scrum

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 14 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.86%) CMS
4 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.58%) SAS
5 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.29%) Documentum
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.92%) MS Project
3 14 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.59%) MS Office
4 9 (2.59%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.86%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.86%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.29%) Endur
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.29%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.29%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.15%) Intranet
2 3 (0.86%) RTP
2 3 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.58%) 4G
4 1 (0.29%) DNS
4 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.44%) QlikView
3 4 (1.15%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.86%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.58%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.29%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.29%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) JIRA
1 1 (0.29%) Selenium
General
1 146 (42.07%) Finance
2 61 (17.58%) Banking
3 35 (10.09%) Retail
4 28 (8.07%) Investment Banking
5 18 (5.19%) Front Office
6 17 (4.90%) Marketing
7 13 (3.75%) Back Office
8 12 (3.46%) Legal
9 5 (1.44%) Publishing
9 5 (1.44%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.86%) Advertising
10 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.58%) Law
12 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.29%) Local Government
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.58%) HTML
2 1 (0.29%) .NET
2 1 (0.29%) CSS
2 1 (0.29%) XHTML
2 1 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.75%) Derivative
2 10 (2.88%) Credit Risk
3 9 (2.59%) Equities
4 8 (2.31%) Fixed Income
5 7 (2.02%) Market Risk
5 7 (2.02%) Reference Data
6 6 (1.73%) PMI
7 5 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.44%) NHS
8 4 (1.15%) EPoS
8 4 (1.15%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.15%) FMCG
9 3 (0.86%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.58%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.29%) Social Media
11 1 (0.29%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.29%) Replication
11 1 (0.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.15%) Windows
1 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (49.28%) Project Management
2 84 (24.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (19.31%) PRINCE2
4 65 (18.73%) Business Analysis
5 29 (8.36%) Business Transformation
6 27 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (7.78%) Change Management
7 20 (5.76%) Migration
7 20 (5.76%) Project Planning
8 19 (5.48%) Risk Management
8 19 (5.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 15 (4.32%) ERP
9 15 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (4.03%) Scrum
11 13 (3.75%) CRM
12 12 (3.46%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.46%) PRINCE
13 10 (2.88%) Programme Management
13 10 (2.88%) Use Case
14 9 (2.59%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.48%) SQL
2 7 (2.02%) C
3 6 (1.73%) VBA
4 1 (0.29%) VB6
4 1 (0.29%) R
4 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.29%) PHP
4 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (3.17%) Degree
3 8 (2.31%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.15%) PMP
5 4 (1.15%) ISEB
6 3 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.58%) APMP
8 1 (0.29%) CBAP
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.44%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.15%) EMIR
3 3 (0.86%) QA
4 2 (0.58%) Basel III
4 2 (0.58%) SLA
4 2 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.58%) MiFID
5 1 (0.29%) FATCA
5 1 (0.29%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.29%) UCITS
5 1 (0.29%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (6.34%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.19%) Oracle
3 14 (4.03%) SAP
4 8 (2.31%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (1.44%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.15%) Siebel
7 3 (0.86%) Cognos
7 3 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.86%) Genesys
8 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.58%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.58%) Remedy
8 2 (0.58%) Charles River
8 2 (0.58%) Niku
8 2 (0.58%) Fidessa
8 2 (0.58%) HP
8 2 (0.58%) Sybase
9 1 (0.29%) IBM
9 1 (0.29%) Citrix
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Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Sussex
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Rate: £1000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £650.00 per day
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