The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £405 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 38 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.11% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £405 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.42% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.45 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year -38.87% -19.19%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 337 337 292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 93.61% 95.74% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 217 168
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Coventry

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in Coventry

Business Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Manager in Coventry

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Coventry region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Automotive
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) Case Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (7.69%) PMO
4 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) BPR
4 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Case Management
4 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM