The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 385 394 393
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing MBA 15 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.091% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.62% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 21
Average daily rate
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£438 £240 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.29% -49.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £550 £400
% change year-on-year
-24.45% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.87 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3615 3538 3733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.78% 14.60% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2338 2167 2227
Average daily rate £425 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 120 132
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £48.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
MBA
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
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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
City of London +16 6 £444 +85.00% 4
MBA
England

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 22 (45.83%) Degree
3 17 (35.42%) Analytics
4 14 (29.17%) SQL
5 13 (27.08%) Project Management
5 13 (27.08%) Derivative
6 12 (25.00%) Banking
7 11 (22.92%) Statistical Analysis
7 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
7 11 (22.92%) C++
7 11 (22.92%) PhD
8 8 (16.67%) C#
8 8 (16.67%) Investment Banking
8 8 (16.67%) Scrum
9 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
10 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 5 (10.42%) WCF
11 5 (10.42%) TDD
11 5 (10.42%) Economics
11 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
11 5 (10.42%) HTML
11 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (10.42%) RESTful
11 5 (10.42%) HTML5
12 4 (8.33%) Stress Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
12 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.25%) MS Project
3 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Loan IQ
1 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MSTest
1 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
1 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Banking
3 8 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (22.92%) Quantitative Analyst
2 11 (22.92%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Commercial Manager
4 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Tools Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Planning Manager
5 2 (4.17%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Testing Manager
5 2 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) WCF
1 5 (10.42%) HTML
1 5 (10.42%) RESTful
1 5 (10.42%) HTML5
2 3 (6.25%) Ajax
2 3 (6.25%) LINQ
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) SOAP
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) jQuery
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (6.25%) Durandal
2 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (6.25%) ELMAH
2 3 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Derivative
2 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
3 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.42%) Economics
5 4 (8.33%) Credit Risk
6 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (6.25%) PMI
7 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.17%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (2.08%) Market Risk
8 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.08%) Life Science
8 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.08%) Equities
8 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
8 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Analytics
2 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 11 (22.92%) Statistical Analysis
4 8 (16.67%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.42%) TDD
7 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.33%) Stress Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (8.33%) Validation
9 3 (6.25%) Web Development
9 3 (6.25%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Content Management
9 3 (6.25%) MVC
9 3 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) C++
3 8 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) R
5 2 (4.17%) VBA
5 2 (4.17%) Java
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 11 (22.92%) PhD
3 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.25%) CFA
4 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.25%) ACCA
4 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) CIMA
5 2 (4.17%) PMP
6 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (2.08%) IIBA
6 1 (2.08%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.25%) SAP
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) Cognos
2 2 (4.17%) IBM
2 2 (4.17%) DataSynapse
3 1 (2.08%) CA
3 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.08%) Misys
3 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
London
Volaris Exec
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £5000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 20 days ago