Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 212 197
Rank change year-on-year +11 -15 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 39 41 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.62% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.65% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 54
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -9.95%
10th Percentile £400 £270 £405
90th Percentile £663 £638 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -0.05% +7.95% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6642 6353 8750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 95.51% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5247 5051 6871
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 125
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.20
90th Percentile £29.29 £48.40 £38.05
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.21 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -4.40% +9.09%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Business Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 - -
Business Manager
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (35.90%) Change Management
1 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
4 8 (20.51%) Banking
4 8 (20.51%) Business Change Management
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
6 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 6 (15.38%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Legal
7 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
8 3 (7.69%) Degree
8 3 (7.69%) MiFID
8 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.69%) Front Office
9 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
9 2 (5.13%) Law
9 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.13%) Retail
9 2 (5.13%) CRM

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 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
1 2 (5.13%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
1 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.56%) Power BI
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
4 3 (7.69%) Front Office
5 2 (5.13%) Law
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.56%) International Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.13%) Reinsurance
2 1 (2.56%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.56%) Derivative
2 1 (2.56%) Equities
2 1 (2.56%) Fintech
2 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Change Management
1 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (25.64%) Project Management
3 8 (20.51%) Business Change Management
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Programme Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.13%) CRM
8 2 (5.13%) Data Governance
8 2 (5.13%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) MiFID
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.56%) GDPR
3 1 (2.56%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Fidessa