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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 188 198 194
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing MBA 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.39% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate
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£663 £650 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £580 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £743 £773 £830
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £205 £500
% change year-on-year
+93.17% -59.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 -
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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
850 1016 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.21% 15.28% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 695 586
Average daily rate £413 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 35
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £41.53 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) CFA
3 4 (44.44%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) MCT
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) FTP
6 1 (11.11%) CGI
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Misys
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) DOM
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) German Language
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Head of Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) DOM
1 1 (11.11%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) MCT
2 4 (44.44%) CFA
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) IIBA
3 1 (11.11%) CBAP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Misys
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle