Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Project Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 28 July 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 Project Manager
England > London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 482 449
Rank change year-on-year +26 -33 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 137 132 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 91 102
London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £413 £356 £375
90th Percentile £700 £638 £710
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £25.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - -49.49% -

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 40257 43158 43889
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 95.11% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28675 31024 30475
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 509 495 762
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.47 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.90 £53.23
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +1.74%

Business Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Project Manager in London

Business Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Project Manager in London

Business Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Project Manager in London over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Project Manager in London

Business Project 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 Project Manager in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Project Manager in London

Business Project 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 Project Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Central London +11 24 £500 +2.56% 1
West London +29 8 £450 +8.43% 1
East London -9 4 £448 -10.50%
South London -6 1 £575 +43.75%
Business Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Business Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 59 (43.07%) Project Management
2 49 (35.77%) Finance
3 46 (33.58%) Banking
4 39 (28.47%) Business Analysis
5 36 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (20.44%) Front Office
6 28 (20.44%) Investment Banking
7 21 (15.33%) MiFID
8 19 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (11.68%) Asset Management
9 16 (11.68%) Derivative
10 15 (10.95%) Fixed Income
10 15 (10.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (10.95%) PRINCE2
11 13 (9.49%) Change Management
12 12 (8.76%) Migration
12 12 (8.76%) Investment Management
13 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (8.03%) Target Operating Model
14 10 (7.30%) Scrum
15 9 (6.57%) Retail
15 9 (6.57%) Risk Management
15 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
16 8 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
16 8 (5.84%) Legal
16 8 (5.84%) Degree
16 8 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Project 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 5 (3.65%) CMS
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.19%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (3.65%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.46%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.73%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.73%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.73%) Summit
2 1 (0.73%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.73%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) GitHub
1 1 (0.73%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) Extranet
1 3 (2.19%) Skype
2 1 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.19%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.46%) DB2
3 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.73%) Power BI
4 1 (0.73%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (35.77%) Finance
2 46 (33.58%) Banking
3 28 (20.44%) Front Office
3 28 (20.44%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.57%) Retail
5 8 (5.84%) Legal
6 5 (3.65%) Marketing
6 5 (3.65%) Private Banking
7 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.19%) Publishing
7 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.46%) Advertising
8 2 (1.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) XML
2 1 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.73%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.68%) Derivative
3 15 (10.95%) Fixed Income
3 15 (10.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.65%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.92%) Equities
5 4 (2.92%) Fintech
5 4 (2.92%) OTC Derivatives
5 4 (2.92%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.19%) PMI
6 3 (2.19%) User Experience
7 2 (1.46%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.46%) FMCG
7 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.46%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.46%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.07%) Project Management
2 39 (28.47%) Business Analysis
3 36 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (11.68%) Asset Management
6 15 (10.95%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.49%) Change Management
8 12 (8.76%) Investment Management
8 12 (8.76%) Migration
9 11 (8.03%) Target Operating Model
10 10 (7.30%) Scrum
11 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
11 9 (6.57%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (5.11%) Wealth Management
14 6 (4.38%) CRM
14 6 (4.38%) Data Governance
14 6 (4.38%) Data Migration
14 6 (4.38%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.65%) SQL
2 4 (2.92%) VBA
3 2 (1.46%) C
3 2 (1.46%) Java
4 1 (0.73%) C++
4 1 (0.73%) Perl
4 1 (0.73%) Python
4 1 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (5.84%) Degree
2 7 (5.11%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.11%) PMP
3 3 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.46%) ISEB
4 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.73%) IIBA
5 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.33%) MiFID
2 6 (4.38%) PMO
3 4 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.92%) EMIR
4 3 (2.19%) GxP
4 3 (2.19%) QA
5 2 (1.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (1.46%) GDPR
6 1 (0.73%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.73%) FATCA
6 1 (0.73%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.11%) Bloomberg
3 6 (4.38%) SAP
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle
5 3 (2.19%) Calypso
5 3 (2.19%) Reuters
5 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.46%) Murex
6 2 (1.46%) Netezza
6 2 (1.46%) Sybase
7 1 (0.73%) Adobe
7 1 (0.73%) Charles River
7 1 (0.73%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.73%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.73%) FXall
7 1 (0.73%) Mercator
7 1 (0.73%) SmartStream
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