The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 151 156
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 19 15 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.45% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.47% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 38
Median daily rate £550 £463 £477
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.91% -2.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £369 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £595 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.96 £55.00 £47.39
% change year-on-year -49.16% +16.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3125 3181 5524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.42% 95.73% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2394 2584 4248
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 37 100
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.60% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Business Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in the City of London

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Manager in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in the City of London

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Manager in the City of London

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Business 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 across the City of London region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Change Management
3 9 (22.50%) Banking
4 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 7 (17.50%) Business Change Management
6 5 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
6 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) MiFID
7 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.50%) SAP BW
8 3 (7.50%) SAP
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
8 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
8 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
8 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
8 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.50%) Skype
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Front Office
5 1 (2.50%) International Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Equities
3 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (25.00%) Change Management
3 7 (17.50%) Business Change Management
3 7 (17.50%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.00%) Change Control
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
7 2 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) PMP
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) MiFID
2 1 (2.50%) FATCA
2 1 (2.50%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) SAP
2 2 (5.00%) Netezza
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.50%) Fidessa
3 1 (2.50%) FXall
3 1 (2.50%) Reuters
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago