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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Project Manager
Rank 427 402 415
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 180 196 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 136 93
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £49.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -

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
51527 50292 44718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.33% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31396 30820 25579
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -3.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2022 2008 2205
Average hourly rate £17.30 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -14 162 £483 +3.76% 17
London -26 70 £500 - 8
South East +3 30 £500 +29.03% 5
City of London -4 18 £531 +6.25% 1
North West -17 17 £388 -3.12% 1
Scotland -7 15 £400 -11.11%
West Midlands -8 15 £425 -10.52%
Berkshire +6 13 £500 +17.64% 1
Yorkshire -10 11 £500 +7.52%
East Midlands -3 8 £438 -
West Yorkshire -14 8 £425 -8.60%
Cumbria - 7 £378 - 1
South West +1 6 £425 +21.42% 2
Edinburgh -1 6 £450 +20.00%
Glasgow -3 5 £315 -
Northamptonshire -9 5 £438 -12.50%
Cheshire -12 5 £500 +25.00%
Leeds -20 5 £425 -8.60%
Hampshire +1 4 £475 +35.71% 1
Manchester -12 4 £369 -7.81%
Chester - 4 £500 -
Somerset +3 3 £425 +21.42%
East of England +3 3 £400 -27.27% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £450 -
Birmingham -5 3 £500 -
Nottingham -8 3 £450 -
Telford - 3 £425 -
Sheffield - 3 £500 -
Bath - 3 £425 -
Bradford - 3 - -

Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 132 (42.72%) Project Management
2 124 (40.13%) Finance
3 72 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (21.68%) PRINCE2
5 50 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (15.53%) Banking
7 41 (13.27%) Business Analysis
8 37 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (8.74%) Business Transformation
11 24 (7.77%) Change Management
12 21 (6.80%) PRINCE
13 20 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (6.15%) Asset Management
15 18 (5.83%) Retail
15 18 (5.83%) Project Planning
15 18 (5.83%) Microsoft
15 18 (5.83%) Legal
16 16 (5.18%) Risk Management
16 16 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 16 (5.18%) MS Project
17 15 (4.85%) SAP
17 15 (4.85%) MS Excel
17 15 (4.85%) Investment Banking
17 15 (4.85%) Analytics
18 14 (4.53%) Marketing
18 14 (4.53%) Management Information System
19 13 (4.21%) Migration
19 13 (4.21%) SQL
19 13 (4.21%) Investment Management

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.29%) SAS
3 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.32%) CMS
3 1 (0.32%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (5.18%) MS Project
2 15 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.62%) MS Office
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
5 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.97%) Endur
2 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.65%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.32%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.32%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.32%) HTTP
1 1 (0.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.97%) SAP BI
5 3 (0.97%) OLAP
6 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.65%) QlikView
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.65%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.65%) DB2
6 2 (0.65%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.65%) DataStage
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 124 (40.13%) Finance
2 48 (15.53%) Banking
3 18 (5.83%) Retail
3 18 (5.83%) Legal
4 15 (4.85%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.53%) Marketing
6 11 (3.56%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.56%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.27%) Front Office
8 6 (1.94%) Automotive
8 6 (1.94%) Law
9 5 (1.62%) Electronics
9 5 (1.62%) Back Office
9 5 (1.62%) Local Government
10 4 (1.29%) Advertising
11 3 (0.97%) Publishing
11 3 (0.97%) French Language
12 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.65%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.32%) XML
2 1 (0.32%) FpML
2 1 (0.32%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.53%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.21%) Performance Metrics
4 10 (3.24%) PMI
5 9 (2.91%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.27%) Derivative
7 6 (1.94%) Video on Demand
7 6 (1.94%) NHS
8 5 (1.62%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.29%) DTV
9 4 (1.29%) Equities
10 2 (0.65%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.65%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.32%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (0.32%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.32%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.32%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (42.72%) Project Management
2 72 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (21.68%) PRINCE2
4 50 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (13.27%) Business Analysis
6 37 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (8.74%) Business Transformation
8 24 (7.77%) Change Management
9 21 (6.80%) PRINCE
10 19 (6.15%) Asset Management
11 18 (5.83%) Project Planning
12 16 (5.18%) Risk Management
13 15 (4.85%) Analytics
14 13 (4.21%) Migration
14 13 (4.21%) Investment Management
15 12 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (3.56%) Programme Management
16 11 (3.56%) Scrum
16 11 (3.56%) Waterfall
17 10 (3.24%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.21%) SQL
2 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (3.88%) PMI Certification
3 11 (3.56%) Degree
4 8 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.29%) ISEB
7 3 (0.97%) PMP
7 3 (0.97%) APMP
7 3 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.65%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.32%) CCA
9 1 (0.32%) ACCA
9 1 (0.32%) CIMA
9 1 (0.32%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.91%) Solvency II
2 7 (2.27%) QA
3 6 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.65%) COREP
4 2 (0.65%) FINREP
4 2 (0.65%) Basel III
4 2 (0.65%) FATCA
4 2 (0.65%) MiFID
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) EMIR
5 1 (0.32%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.85%) SAP
3 11 (3.56%) Oracle
4 9 (2.91%) Cognos
4 9 (2.91%) Hyperion
5 5 (1.62%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.29%) Informatica
7 3 (0.97%) Progress
7 3 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.65%) Datanomic
8 2 (0.65%) Trillium
8 2 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.32%) Calypso
9 1 (0.32%) HP
9 1 (0.32%) Lotus
9 1 (0.32%) Sage
9 1 (0.32%) Netezza
9 1 (0.32%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.32%) Demandware
9 1 (0.32%) Vermilion
South East London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £420 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £375 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 25 days ago