Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 537 491 435
Rank change year-on-year -46 -56 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 91 103 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 85 116
London median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £390 £338 £372
90th Percentile £734 £633 £625
England median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £77.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -37.50% +29.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44,032 39,796 42,092
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 95.01% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,029 28,359 29,670
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 557 647
London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.28 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.82% +6.71% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.77 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.05 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.10 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -0.61% +12.12%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 -31 14 £500 -6.98% 3
East London +2 9 £448 - 1
West London -18 6 £450 +5.88%
Business Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 47 (51.65%) Project Management
2 36 (39.56%) Finance
3 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.78%) Banking
4 18 (19.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (18.68%) Business Analysis
6 15 (16.48%) Asset Management
6 15 (16.48%) PRINCE2
7 14 (15.38%) Front Office
8 12 (13.19%) Scrum
9 10 (10.99%) MS Visio
10 9 (9.89%) Business Transformation
10 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (9.89%) Investment Management
11 8 (8.79%) JIRA
11 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (8.79%) Back Office
11 8 (8.79%) PMI Certification
11 8 (8.79%) Investment Banking
11 8 (8.79%) PMO
12 7 (7.69%) Workflow
12 7 (7.69%) MiFID
12 7 (7.69%) SDLC
13 6 (6.59%) Degree
13 6 (6.59%) Fund Management
13 6 (6.59%) Electronic Trading
13 6 (6.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (6.59%) PMP
13 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
13 6 (6.59%) Change Management

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 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.10%) G Suite
2 1 (1.10%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (1.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.10%) Power BI
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) JIRA
General
1 36 (39.56%) Finance
2 18 (19.78%) Banking
3 14 (15.38%) Front Office
4 8 (8.79%) Back Office
4 8 (8.79%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.49%) Marketing
5 5 (5.49%) Retail
6 4 (4.40%) Legal
6 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (3.30%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) CSS
1 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.49%) Derivative
3 5 (5.49%) Fixed Income
3 5 (5.49%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.40%) FMCG
4 4 (4.40%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.30%) Equities
5 3 (3.30%) PMI
5 3 (3.30%) STB
6 2 (2.20%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.20%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.20%) User Experience
7 1 (1.10%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.10%) CMDB
7 1 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.10%) Fintech
7 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.10%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.65%) Project Management
2 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.68%) Business Analysis
5 15 (16.48%) Asset Management
5 15 (16.48%) PRINCE2
6 12 (13.19%) Scrum
7 9 (9.89%) Business Transformation
7 9 (9.89%) Investment Management
8 7 (7.69%) SDLC
8 7 (7.69%) Workflow
9 6 (6.59%) Change Management
9 6 (6.59%) CRM
9 6 (6.59%) Electronic Trading
9 6 (6.59%) Fund Management
9 6 (6.59%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.49%) ERP
10 5 (5.49%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) VBA
3 1 (1.10%) C
3 1 (1.10%) C#
3 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) PMI Certification
2 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) PMP
3 2 (2.20%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) ISEB
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) APMP
4 1 (1.10%) IIBA
4 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) PMO
2 7 (7.69%) MiFID
3 3 (3.30%) GDPR
4 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.10%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.10%) EMIR
5 1 (1.10%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle
3 1 (1.10%) SAP
3 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.10%) Vermilion