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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Project Manager
Rank 442 474 429
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 185 138 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 103 111
Average daily rate £525 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% -
UK excluding London average 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
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +39 171 £525 +7.69% 32
London +42 99 £550 - 18
City of London +41 20 £575 +9.00% 6
Yorkshire -13 15 £425 +7.32%
East Midlands -5 14 £550 +37.50% 3
Nottinghamshire +4 13 £550 +37.50% 2
South East +2 13 £508 +19.41% 4
Nottingham -1 12 £550 +10.00% 2
West Yorkshire -3 12 £425 +7.32%
Uxbridge - 9 - -
North West -15 8 £400 +14.28% 4
West Midlands -17 8 £488 +2.63% 2
Scotland -5 7 £513 +32.25%
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £375 -24.96% 2
Milton Keynes +5 6 £375 -25.00% 1
Midlands - 6 £563 -
East of England +5 5 £650 +55.22%
Leeds -8 5 £394 -0.56%
Manchester -13 5 £400 +14.28% 2
Edinburgh -13 5 £513 +36.66%
South West +3 4 £375 -7.40% 1
Berkshire +4 3 £525 +21.73%
Reading -2 3 £525 +3.44%
Birmingham - 3 £488 -
Essex - 3 £650 -
Glasgow +7 2 - -
Bradford +6 2 £400 -15.78%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £550 +33.33%
Bristol +1 2 £445 +4.70% 1
Cheshire -5 2 £416 -

Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 184 (51.98%) Project Management
2 130 (36.72%) Finance
3 92 (25.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (22.88%) PRINCE2
5 67 (18.93%) Banking
6 48 (13.56%) Business Analysis
7 47 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (7.63%) Investment Banking
10 25 (7.06%) Migration
11 22 (6.21%) Microsoft
11 22 (6.21%) SAP
12 21 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (5.93%) Change Control
13 19 (5.37%) MiFID
13 19 (5.37%) Change Management
14 18 (5.08%) Front Office
14 18 (5.08%) Back Office
14 18 (5.08%) Retail
14 18 (5.08%) Project Planning
15 17 (4.80%) MS Project
16 16 (4.52%) Oracle
16 16 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 15 (4.24%) Risk Management
18 14 (3.95%) Cognos
18 14 (3.95%) Derivative
19 13 (3.67%) MS Excel
19 13 (3.67%) MS Visio
19 13 (3.67%) Data Migration

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.41%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.28%) Plone
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (4.80%) MS Project
2 13 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.13%) MS Office
4 4 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.13%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.85%) Summit
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.28%) assyst
4 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.28%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.13%) Office 365
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.28%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.41%) Skype
2 3 (0.85%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.56%) SDH
4 1 (0.28%) 4G
4 1 (0.28%) GSM
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.26%) DataStage
3 7 (1.98%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.69%) Power BI
5 5 (1.41%) QlikView
6 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.85%) Spotfire
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.56%) Big Data
7 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.56%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.28%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) MSI
1 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (36.72%) Finance
2 67 (18.93%) Banking
3 27 (7.63%) Investment Banking
4 18 (5.08%) Back Office
4 18 (5.08%) Front Office
4 18 (5.08%) Retail
5 8 (2.26%) Advertising
5 8 (2.26%) Legal
5 8 (2.26%) Marketing
6 6 (1.69%) Billing
7 5 (1.41%) Local Government
8 4 (1.13%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.85%) Games
10 2 (0.56%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Publishing
10 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.13%) .NET
2 3 (0.85%) XML
3 2 (0.56%) COM
4 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.95%) Derivative
3 12 (3.39%) Equities
4 10 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (1.98%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.41%) User Experience
7 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.13%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.13%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.85%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.85%) FMCG
8 3 (0.85%) Social Network
9 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.56%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.56%) PMI
9 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.28%) ASIC
10 1 (0.28%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.28%) Windows
1 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (51.98%) Project Management
2 92 (25.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 81 (22.88%) PRINCE2
4 48 (13.56%) Business Analysis
5 47 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (7.06%) Migration
7 21 (5.93%) Change Control
8 19 (5.37%) Change Management
9 18 (5.08%) Project Planning
10 15 (4.24%) Risk Management
11 13 (3.67%) Data Migration
12 12 (3.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (3.11%) Business Transformation
14 10 (2.82%) Asset Management
14 10 (2.82%) Scrum
14 10 (2.82%) Waterfall
15 9 (2.54%) Data Modelling
15 9 (2.54%) SDLC
15 9 (2.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.54%) SQL
2 2 (0.56%) C++
3 1 (0.28%) C#
3 1 (0.28%) Java
3 1 (0.28%) MATLAB
3 1 (0.28%) Python
3 1 (0.28%) R
3 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (2.54%) PMP
4 8 (2.26%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.69%) Degree
6 5 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.85%) APMP
7 3 (0.85%) CCA
8 2 (0.56%) ISEB
8 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.37%) MiFID
2 12 (3.39%) QA
3 8 (2.26%) EMIR
4 7 (1.98%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (1.13%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.85%) FATCA
6 3 (0.85%) GxP
6 3 (0.85%) SLA
7 2 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.56%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.28%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.28%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (6.21%) Microsoft
1 22 (6.21%) SAP
2 16 (4.52%) Oracle
3 14 (3.95%) Cognos
4 8 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (1.41%) Tableau
6 4 (1.13%) Fidessa
6 4 (1.13%) Hyperion
7 3 (0.85%) Calypso
7 3 (0.85%) Murex
7 3 (0.85%) Progress
8 2 (0.56%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.56%) Avaloq
8 2 (0.56%) GoldenSource
8 2 (0.56%) IBM
8 2 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.28%) FactSet
9 1 (0.28%) Mitel
9 1 (0.28%) Talend
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