The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 208 196 217
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Contract jobs citing MBA 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.65% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
Average daily rate
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£553 £444 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.43% +85.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £439 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £469 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £416 £538
% change year-on-year
-39.83% -22.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
862 926 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.53% 15.74% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 643 747
Average daily rate £438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 61
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.10 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -23.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.43 £34.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 July 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) CFA
3 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Market Research
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) PMBOK
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (9.09%) Sourcing Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Economics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (9.09%) eTOM
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Market Research
3 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CFA
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) MCT
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) SAP