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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 551 532 484
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -48
Contract jobs citing MBA 32 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.087% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 18
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£400 £526 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.99% +0.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £336 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 - -
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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
9843 9579 7761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.48% 19.42% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5694 5398 4158
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £538 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 438 491 449
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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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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 -2 19 £625 +16.27% 10
South East -20 8 £396 +9.24% 12
North West - 2 £450 - 3
South West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
MBA
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MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 49 (74.24%) Degree
2 28 (42.42%) Finance
3 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 18 (27.27%) SAP
4 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 16 (24.24%) MS Office
5 16 (24.24%) Project Management
5 16 (24.24%) Banking
6 15 (22.73%) Change Management
6 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (15.15%) Ariba
7 10 (15.15%) Business Objects
7 10 (15.15%) Procure-to-pay
7 10 (15.15%) SAP SRM
8 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.64%) CFA
9 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
10 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.61%) Business Development
10 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
10 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
10 7 (10.61%) Quantitative Risk Management
11 6 (9.09%) Retail
11 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 6 (9.09%) MCT
11 6 (9.09%) MS Project
11 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.58%) FTP
12 5 (7.58%) ITIL

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (3.03%) NetWeaver
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 16 (24.24%) MS Office
3 6 (9.09%) MS Project
4 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) SAP SRM
2 2 (3.03%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.03%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.03%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.03%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.52%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) FTP
2 4 (6.06%) Wireless
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.55%) QlikView
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (42.42%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Banking
3 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.09%) Retail
5 5 (7.58%) Marketing
6 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
6 4 (6.06%) Legal
7 3 (4.55%) German Language
8 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.52%) Publishing
9 1 (1.52%) Billing
9 1 (1.52%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Consultant
3 11 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Managed Services Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Risk Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Head of Service Management
8 2 (3.03%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Procurement Manager
9 1 (1.52%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) MDX
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) SOAP
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) DOM
2 1 (1.52%) CGI
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.06%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 2 (3.03%) Life Science
6 1 (1.52%) Economics
6 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Project Management
2 15 (22.73%) Change Management
3 10 (15.15%) Procure-to-pay
4 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
5 7 (10.61%) Business Development
5 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.61%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL
7 5 (7.58%) Data Management
7 5 (7.58%) People Management
8 4 (6.06%) Scrum
9 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.55%) CRM
9 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.55%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) C
2 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 49 (74.24%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) CFA
3 6 (9.09%) MCT
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) PMP
4 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.52%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CISA
5 1 (1.52%) CISM
5 1 (1.52%) CIMA
5 1 (1.52%) IIBA
5 1 (1.52%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.03%) GxP
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.27%) SAP
3 10 (15.15%) Ariba
3 10 (15.15%) Business Objects
4 4 (6.06%) Huawei
5 3 (4.55%) Cognos
5 3 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (3.03%) Pega
6 2 (3.03%) Citrix
6 2 (3.03%) CA
6 2 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle
7 1 (1.52%) Misys
7 1 (1.52%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.52%) Fundtech
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