The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 527 509 472
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -37
Contract jobs citing MBA 37 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.41% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 25
Average daily rate
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£398 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £205 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+9.24% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10269 8982 7524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.56% 19.63% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6018 4901 4040
Average daily rate £400 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 425 458
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -29.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.69 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

MBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MBA Daily Rate Trend in England

MBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MBA across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

MBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

MBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 20 £625 -3.84% 6
South East -29 11 £396 +93.17% 1
North West - 4 £450 - 4
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 51 (71.83%) Degree
2 28 (39.44%) Finance
3 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
4 21 (29.58%) MS Office
4 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
5 20 (28.17%) SAP
6 18 (25.35%) Change Management
7 17 (23.94%) Banking
7 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (22.54%) Project Management
9 13 (18.31%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (18.31%) Ariba
9 13 (18.31%) Business Objects
9 13 (18.31%) Procure-to-pay
9 13 (18.31%) SAP SRM
10 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.68%) CFA
10 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
11 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
11 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
12 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
12 7 (9.86%) ITIL
12 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
12 7 (9.86%) Business Development
12 7 (9.86%) Quantitative Risk Management
13 6 (8.45%) MS Project
13 6 (8.45%) MCT
13 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
13 6 (8.45%) Retail
14 5 (7.04%) Data Management

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (29.58%) MS Office
1 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Project
3 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (18.31%) SAP SRM
2 2 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.82%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.82%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.82%) Loan IQ
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.41%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) FTP
2 4 (5.63%) Wireless
3 1 (1.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.23%) QlikView
2 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (39.44%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.45%) Retail
5 5 (7.04%) Legal
6 4 (5.63%) Marketing
6 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
7 3 (4.23%) German Language
8 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.82%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.41%) Law
9 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Consultant
3 12 (16.90%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Project Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Managed Services Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Risk Manager
8 2 (2.82%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) Business Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) Head of Service Management
8 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) Process Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Report Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Data Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) CGI
2 1 (1.41%) MDX
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
2 1 (1.41%) SOAP
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) XML
2 1 (1.41%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.82%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Life Science
6 1 (1.41%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.41%) Economics
6 1 (1.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Change Management
2 16 (22.54%) Project Management
3 13 (18.31%) Procure-to-pay
4 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) Business Development
6 7 (9.86%) ITIL
6 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.86%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.04%) People Management
7 5 (7.04%) Data Management
8 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.63%) Scrum
8 4 (5.63%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.63%) Service Management
9 3 (4.23%) Six Sigma
9 3 (4.23%) ITSM
9 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Java
2 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (71.83%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) CFA
3 6 (8.45%) MCT
4 3 (4.23%) PMP
4 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) IIBA
5 2 (2.82%) CBAP
5 2 (2.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.41%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.41%) VCP4
6 1 (1.41%) CISA
6 1 (1.41%) CISM
6 1 (1.41%) CIMA
6 1 (1.41%) CISSP
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.41%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.82%) GxP
2 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) COBIT
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.17%) SAP
3 13 (18.31%) Business Objects
3 13 (18.31%) Ariba
4 4 (5.63%) Huawei
5 3 (4.23%) Cognos
6 2 (2.82%) Misys
6 2 (2.82%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) Citrix
6 2 (2.82%) BMC
6 2 (2.82%) Pega
6 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.82%) Remedy
7 1 (1.41%) CA
7 1 (1.41%) Fundtech
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle
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