The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business System Manager
UK
Rank 579 602 610
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Manager 7 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.039% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.041% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 5
Median daily rate £438 £485 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.79% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £337 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £524 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £333 £460
% change year-on-year
+16.54% -27.71%
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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Business Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Systems Manager in the job title.

Business Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Systems Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Systems Manager within the UK.

Business Systems Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Systems Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Systems Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Business Systems Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Systems Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Systems Manager within the UK.

Business Systems Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Systems Manager
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +38 5 £500 +3.09% 6
London +7 3 £500 +3.09% 1
Scotland +29 2 £350 -
West Lothian - 2 £350 -
Livingston - 2 £350 -
West Midlands +10 1 £425 -
East Midlands 0 1 £700 - 1
Northamptonshire -2 1 £700 -
West Bromwich - 1 £425 -
Northampton - 1 £700 -

Business Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Business Systems 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 Systems Manager in the job title.

1 8 (36.36%) Finance
1 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Retail
4 4 (18.18%) Billing
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.64%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) EPoS
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (4.55%) Cost Transparency
7 1 (4.55%) Pricing Data
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.55%) Business Process Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Presales

Business Systems 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 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.55%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Billing
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Derivative
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (13.64%) Logistics
5 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Business Process Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Cost Transparency
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Presales
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Northgate