Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 126 118
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 14 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.76% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.80% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 12
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% +13.27%
10th Percentile £313 £500 £290
90th Percentile £575 £610 £639
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £22.77
% change year-on-year +32.08% +16.39% -63.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3061 3137 3041
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.90% 96.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1893 1955 1829
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £392 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.53% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £213
90th Percentile £550 £557 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 130 183
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.55 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +4.21% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.76 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £31.35
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in the East Midlands

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in the East Midlands

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Manager in the East Midlands

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
Nottinghamshire +8 4 £400 +17.65%
Northamptonshire +11 3 £550 -12.00%
Leicestershire -16 3 £475 -5.00%
Lincolnshire - 3 £325 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Gantt Chart
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI
4 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) MapReduce

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) German Language
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Gantt Chart
3 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Hortonworks