The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 302 242
Rank change year-on-year -5 -60  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 118 117 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.55% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.57% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 92 158
Median daily rate £500 £455 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £600 £658
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 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in London

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in London

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Manager in London

Business Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Manager in London

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 19 £550 +18.91% 7
Canary Wharf +3 2 £450 +12.50%
Croydon -3 2 - - 1
Chiswick - 2 £350 -
Bromley - 1 £575 -
Business Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 85 (35.56%) Finance
2 71 (29.71%) Project Management
3 68 (28.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (23.01%) Change Management
4 55 (23.01%) Banking
5 47 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (17.99%) Business Analysis
7 25 (10.46%) PRINCE2
8 24 (10.04%) Front Office
9 23 (9.62%) Investment Banking
10 20 (8.37%) Microsoft
10 20 (8.37%) Security Cleared
10 20 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (8.37%) Business Change Management
11 19 (7.95%) Risk Management
11 19 (7.95%) Marketing
12 18 (7.53%) SAP
13 17 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (7.11%) MiFID
13 17 (7.11%) Target Operating Model
14 16 (6.69%) Retail
14 16 (6.69%) Migration
15 15 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
15 15 (6.28%) Degree
15 15 (6.28%) PMO
16 14 (5.86%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
17 13 (5.44%) Windows
18 12 (5.02%) Scrum
18 12 (5.02%) Derivative

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (2.93%) CMS
2 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.26%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.42%) Confluence
5 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.84%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.84%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.42%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.42%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.42%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.42%) SystmOne
3 1 (0.42%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) GitHub
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.26%) Extranet
1 3 (1.26%) Skype
2 2 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.67%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.26%) Big Data
4 3 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.84%) DB2
5 2 (0.84%) Power BI
5 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.42%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.67%) JIRA
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
General
1 85 (35.56%) Finance
2 55 (23.01%) Banking
3 24 (10.04%) Front Office
4 23 (9.62%) Investment Banking
5 19 (7.95%) Marketing
6 16 (6.69%) Retail
7 11 (4.60%) Private Banking
8 8 (3.35%) Legal
9 6 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.51%) Telecoms
10 5 (2.09%) Law
11 4 (1.67%) Advertising
11 4 (1.67%) Back Office
12 3 (1.26%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.84%) French Language
13 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.84%) Publishing
14 1 (0.42%) Billing
14 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.42%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.42%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (0.42%) FpML
1 1 (0.42%) JSON
1 1 (0.42%) REST
1 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.02%) Derivative
3 11 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.18%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.51%) Online Banking
6 5 (2.09%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.67%) PMI
7 4 (1.67%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.67%) User Experience
8 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.26%) Equities
8 3 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.26%) Fintech
8 3 (1.26%) NHS
8 3 (1.26%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.84%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.84%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.44%) Windows
2 11 (4.60%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (29.71%) Project Management
2 68 (28.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (23.01%) Change Management
4 47 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (17.99%) Business Analysis
6 25 (10.46%) PRINCE2
7 20 (8.37%) Business Change Management
8 19 (7.95%) Risk Management
9 17 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (7.11%) Target Operating Model
10 16 (6.69%) Migration
11 14 (5.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (5.02%) Asset Management
12 12 (5.02%) Scrum
13 11 (4.60%) Investment Management
13 11 (4.60%) Programme Management
14 9 (3.77%) CRM
15 8 (3.35%) ERP
15 8 (3.35%) Waterfall
15 8 (3.35%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.35%) SQL
2 2 (0.84%) C
3 1 (0.42%) C++
3 1 (0.42%) Java
3 1 (0.42%) Python
3 1 (0.42%) Scala
3 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (8.37%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.28%) Degree
3 11 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.51%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.51%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.09%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (2.09%) PMP
7 2 (0.84%) ACCA
7 2 (0.84%) APMG
7 2 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.11%) MiFID
2 15 (6.28%) PMO
3 7 (2.93%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.93%) QA
4 5 (2.09%) GxP
5 2 (0.84%) EMIR
6 1 (0.42%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.42%) FATCA
6 1 (0.42%) GDPR
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 20 (8.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.53%) SAP
3 7 (2.93%) Oracle
4 6 (2.51%) Bloomberg
4 6 (2.51%) Remedy
5 5 (2.09%) Adobe
6 4 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.26%) Reuters
7 3 (1.26%) Tableau
8 2 (0.84%) Calypso
8 2 (0.84%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.84%) Murex
8 2 (0.84%) Netezza
8 2 (0.84%) Sybase
9 1 (0.42%) Aquila
9 1 (0.42%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.42%) Google
9 1 (0.42%) Mercator
9 1 (0.42%) SmartStream
9 1 (0.42%) Sun
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