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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 187 208 221
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Contract jobs citing MBA 5 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.17% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 1.09% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 5
Average daily rate
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£441 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.64% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £620 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £525 £383
% change year-on-year
-24.57% +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
898 1096 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.58% 15.46% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 743 688
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 61 39
Average hourly rate £16.16 £23.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.95% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.49 £51.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
MBA
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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 1 August 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 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) PhD
3 9 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
3 9 (42.86%) Derivative
3 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 9 (42.86%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Banking
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Stress Testing
7 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) RAD
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Loan IQ
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Quantitative Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Planning Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Testing Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Testing Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) JDE Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) JDE Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CGI
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Derivative
1 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.76%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
1 9 (42.86%) Analytics
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Stress Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) RAD
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) PLM
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Use Case
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) PhD
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ACCA
4 1 (4.76%) CIMA
4 1 (4.76%) IIBA
4 1 (4.76%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Misys
1 1 (4.76%) CA
1 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
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