Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 118 126
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 16 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.58% 0.43% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.45% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 13
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -20.83% +17.07%
10th Percentile £325 £349 £413
90th Percentile £618 £533 £688
South East median daily rate £450 £453 £450
% change year-on-year -0.55% +0.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £27.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year - +5.74% -63.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2619 2225 2642
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.33% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1837 1459 1591
Surrey median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 104 89
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £23.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +31.94% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.80 £45.06 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Surrey

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in Surrey

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Manager in Surrey

Business Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Manager in Surrey

Business Manager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Staines +11 4 £575 +21.05%
Guildford -5 2 £613 +22.50%
Weybridge +11 1 £538 -
Business Manager
South East

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

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 Surrey region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) GDPR
5 2 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (12.50%) Skype
5 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
5 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (6.25%) Exploratory Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) R
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) SAP