The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 27 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.

Business Manager
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 52 63
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.57% 0.35% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.38% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £500 - £400
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 Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 496 533 824
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.30% 92.70% 96.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 298 486
Median daily rate £355 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 24
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -22.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.49 £32.50 £89.00
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 Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Glasgow

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in Glasgow

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) CGEIT
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) FATCA
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) KYC
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CGEIT
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CRISC
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) FATCA
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft