The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 414 395 375
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -20
Contract jobs citing MBA 10 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.69% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 20
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £491
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £240 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £645 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £438 £350
% change year-on-year
-38.28% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.87 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3748 3795 3752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.66% 14.95% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2402 2382 2242
Average daily rate £425 £415 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 106 140
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

MBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MBA Daily Rate Trend in London

MBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MBA across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

MBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

MBA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MBA Hourly Rate Trend in London

MBA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +11 1 £438 +82.29% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
MBA
England

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 28 (62.22%) Finance
2 26 (57.78%) Degree
3 15 (33.33%) Project Management
4 11 (24.44%) Banking
5 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 9 (20.00%) Analytics
6 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
6 8 (17.78%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) C#
7 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
7 7 (15.56%) Scrum
8 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.33%) Derivative
9 5 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
9 5 (11.11%) Economics
9 5 (11.11%) Validation
9 5 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 5 (11.11%) C++
9 5 (11.11%) PhD
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.89%) Stress Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (8.89%) RESTful
10 4 (8.89%) HTML5
10 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.89%) HTML
10 4 (8.89%) Microsoft

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Project
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Loan IQ
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.22%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.44%) QlikView
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MSTest
1 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (62.22%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
3 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Commercial Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Procurement Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Testing Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (4.44%) Planning Manager
7 2 (4.44%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
1 4 (8.89%) WCF
1 4 (8.89%) RESTful
1 4 (8.89%) HTML5
2 3 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (6.67%) CSS3
2 3 (6.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 3 (6.67%) ELMAH
2 3 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (6.67%) Durandal
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.67%) LINQ
2 3 (6.67%) jQuery
2 3 (6.67%) Ajax
2 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Derivative
2 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Economics
3 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.67%) Market Risk
3 3 (6.67%) PMI
3 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.22%) Equities
4 1 (2.22%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Project Management
2 9 (20.00%) Analytics
3 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
4 7 (15.56%) Scrum
4 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
5 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) Validation
6 5 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.89%) Stress Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (8.89%) TDD
8 3 (6.67%) MVC
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.67%) Content Management
8 3 (6.67%) UML
8 3 (6.67%) RAD
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) C#
3 5 (11.11%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) VBA
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) R
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) PhD
3 4 (8.89%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.67%) ACCA
4 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) IIBA
5 2 (4.44%) CBAP
5 2 (4.44%) PMP
5 2 (4.44%) CISSP
5 2 (4.44%) CISA
5 2 (4.44%) CISM
5 2 (4.44%) CIMA
5 2 (4.44%) CFA
6 1 (2.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.44%) COBIT
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.22%) Basel III
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Cognos
3 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Misys
4 1 (2.22%) CA
4 1 (2.22%) DataSynapse
London
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Rate: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago