Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £448 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 91 94
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 8 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.23% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.25% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 15
Milton Keynes median daily rate £448 £464 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.56% +16.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £394 £443 £325
90th Percentile £463 £508 £448
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1663 1203 1865
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 93.11% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 666 964
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £227
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 54 83
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.57% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £34.85 £19.90
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Milton Keynes

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in Milton Keynes

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) GDPR
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR