Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 15 October 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 Manager
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 95 105
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 14 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.13% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £363 £315 £425
90th Percentile £498 £593 £638
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 - £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1,201 1,147 1,233
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 95.27% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 874 876
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £262 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 38 55
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.77 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.55% +9.35% +1.56%
10th Percentile £13.53 £10.21 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £56.50 £39.95
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.38% +7.97%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Oxfordshire

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in Oxfordshire

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Manager in Oxfordshire

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Oxford +11 7 £400 -27.27%
Business Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Business Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Skype
3 4 (28.57%) Office 365
4 3 (21.43%) PMO
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (7.14%) Power BI
6 1 (7.14%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
6 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (7.14%) Taxonomies

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Power BI
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle