Period
to 19 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Manager was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 19 October 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 84 91
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Business Manager 4 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.40% 0.87% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.90% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £433 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.08% -8.95% +48.44%
10th Percentile £325 £412 £463
90th Percentile £413 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £470
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £27.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 961 1337 1129
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 97.24% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 781 761
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.95% +12.48%
10th Percentile £233 £263 £250
90th Percentile £544 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 54 40
West Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.55% +71.88% +1.59%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.26 £11.13
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £46.40
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in West Sussex

Business Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Manager in West Sussex

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 West Sussex region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR