The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 612 628 602
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Contract jobs citing MBA 33 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.058% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 9
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £313 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £785 £813 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £270
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +57.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.52 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11026 11274 10671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.41% 19.24% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6860 6772 6077
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 539 450
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MBA
Daily Rate Trend

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

MBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MBA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MBA within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

MBA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MBA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MBA
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 33 £500 - 15
London -17 19 £500 -16.66% 9
South East +14 8 £475 +5.55% 4
Hampshire - 6 £475 -
City of London +25 3 £425 -52.77% 4
Yorkshire +5 3 £450 -26.53%
Leeds +1 3 £450 -26.53%
West Yorkshire +1 3 £450 -26.53%
Fareham - 3 £475 -
Berkshire +6 2 £750 - 2
Winchester - 2 £475 -
Newbury -6 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £600 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £600 -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MBA.

1 49 (79.03%) Degree
2 29 (46.77%) Finance
3 18 (29.03%) Project Management
4 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (27.42%) Computer Science
5 16 (25.81%) Programme Management
6 12 (19.35%) Marketing
7 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (17.74%) Scrum
7 11 (17.74%) Banking
8 10 (16.13%) Analytics
9 9 (14.52%) Business Development
9 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
10 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
10 8 (12.90%) ERP
10 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (12.90%) Product Management
11 7 (11.29%) Internet
11 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
11 7 (11.29%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
12 6 (9.68%) SQL
12 6 (9.68%) Oracle
12 6 (9.68%) Change Management
12 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
12 6 (9.68%) User Experience
12 6 (9.68%) QA
13 5 (8.06%) JIRA
13 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (8.06%) TOGAF

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.84%) MQSeries
2 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.23%) MS Office
4 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.61%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
1 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) IPv6
2 4 (6.45%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.84%) DB2
3 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.23%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.61%) OLAP
4 1 (1.61%) OLTP
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.61%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.61%) QlikView
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Marketing
3 11 (17.74%) Banking
4 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (8.06%) Legal
6 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (6.45%) Publishing
7 3 (4.84%) Games
8 2 (3.23%) Advertising
8 2 (3.23%) Billing
8 2 (3.23%) Electronics
8 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
8 2 (3.23%) Retail
9 1 (1.61%) Automotive
9 1 (1.61%) Back Office
9 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.61%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Architect
2 6 (9.68%) Consultant
2 6 (9.68%) Designer
2 6 (9.68%) Product Manager
3 5 (8.06%) Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Business Consultant
4 4 (6.45%) Category Manager
4 4 (6.45%) ICT Consultant
4 4 (6.45%) Principal Architect
4 4 (6.45%) Senior Business Consultant
4 4 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Change Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Chief Technology Officer
5 3 (4.84%) Digital Designer
5 3 (4.84%) Digital UX Designer
5 3 (4.84%) Java Architect
5 3 (4.84%) Operations Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Programme Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Service Manager
5 3 (4.84%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Middleware
2 3 (4.84%) JMS
2 3 (4.84%) XML
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.68%) User Experience
4 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.45%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.84%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.23%) Smart Meter
6 2 (3.23%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.61%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.61%) Economics
7 1 (1.61%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.61%) Life Science
7 1 (1.61%) Tandem
7 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) AIX
3 1 (1.61%) HPUX
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Project Management
2 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Programme Management
4 11 (17.74%) Scrum
4 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (16.13%) Analytics
6 9 (14.52%) Business Development
7 8 (12.90%) ERP
7 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.90%) Product Management
8 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.29%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (9.68%) Change Management
9 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (8.06%) SDLC
10 5 (8.06%) TOGAF
10 5 (8.06%) Trend Analysis
11 4 (6.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (3.23%) VBA
4 1 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (79.03%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.84%) Postgraduate
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) CCDE
4 2 (3.23%) CCIE
4 2 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) CITP
4 2 (3.23%) PMP
4 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CAPM
5 1 (1.61%) CFA
5 1 (1.61%) CISA
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 4 (6.45%) SEPA
3 2 (3.23%) COBIT
3 2 (3.23%) SLA
4 1 (1.61%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.61%) MiFID
4 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) HP
2 4 (6.45%) SAP
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco
3 3 (4.84%) Tableau
3 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.84%) VMware
4 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.23%) Greenplum
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
5 1 (1.61%) EMC
5 1 (1.61%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.61%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.61%) Informatica
5 1 (1.61%) Juniper
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.61%) Sybase
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