The first table below looks at the demand for MBA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 188 203 219
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Contract jobs citing MBA 6 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.21% 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 1.43% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 6
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£444 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £213 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £405 £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £525 £383
% change year-on-year
-20.85% +37.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
911 1051 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.00% 14.89% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 721 641
Average daily rate £420 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 60 39
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
MBA
London

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MBA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MBA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MBA across the City of London region.

MBA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MBA across the City of London region.

MBA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MBA.

1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) C++
3 9 (40.91%) PhD
3 9 (40.91%) Statistical Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Derivative
3 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
3 9 (40.91%) Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 2 (9.09%) Stress Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) RAD
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
9 1 (4.55%) C#
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Loan IQ
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Quantitative Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Planning Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Testing Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Testing Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) JDE Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) JDE Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CGI
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Derivative
1 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Statistical Analysis
1 9 (40.91%) Analytics
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) RAD
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.09%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development
5 1 (4.55%) PLM
5 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) PhD
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) IIBA
4 1 (4.55%) CBAP
4 1 (4.55%) ACCA
4 1 (4.55%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Misys
1 1 (4.55%) CA
1 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
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