Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Improvement Manager was £396 per day in advertised job vacancies 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 Improvement Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 888 881 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +877
Contract jobs requiring a Business Improvement Manager 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.005% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
UK median daily rate £396 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £463 -
% change year-on-year -14.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Business Improvement Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Improvement Manager in the UK

Business Improvement Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Improvement Manager in the UK

Business Improvement Manager
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Improvement Manager within the UK 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
England +38 1 £396 -10.00%
UK excluding London +31 1 £396 -14.38%
South East +13 1 £396 -14.38%

Business Improvement Manager Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Business Improvement 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 featuring Business Improvement Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management

Business Improvement Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com