The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 125 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing MBA 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.079% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 0.40% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £720 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% +69.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £480 £538
% change year-on-year
-35.52% -10.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.70 - -
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 Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
492 496 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.14% 19.50% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 238 251
Average daily rate £338 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £212 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 16
Average hourly rate £28.31 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.25% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £25.00 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MBA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MBA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MBA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Edinburgh +4 5 £250 -65.27%
Glasgow - 1 - -
MBA
UK

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) CIMA
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) ACCA
3 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) CA
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) MS Project
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (25.00%) PMI
5 2 (25.00%) PMP
5 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 1 (12.50%) Process Management
6 1 (12.50%) DFSS
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (25.00%) MI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) DFSS
4 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CIMA
1 5 (62.50%) ACCA
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (25.00%) PMP
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) CA
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft