The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 120 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Contract jobs citing MBA 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.041% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £291 £575 £396
% change year-on-year -49.34% +45.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.70

MBA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 434 635 773
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.89% 25.79% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 317 342
Median daily rate £384 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.06% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £285 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.90% +22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing MBA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MBA in Berkshire

MBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MBA in Berkshire

MBA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +18 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £200 - 1
MBA
South East

MBA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MBA.

1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Business Development
4 7 (58.33%) Marketing
4 7 (58.33%) Economics
4 7 (58.33%) Data Architecture
4 7 (58.33%) Business Transformation
4 7 (58.33%) Analytics
4 7 (58.33%) Change Management
5 6 (50.00%) PLM
5 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 6 (50.00%) CRM
5 6 (50.00%) IBM
5 6 (50.00%) HP
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (50.00%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (50.00%) Spanish Language
5 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (50.00%) Google
5 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (50.00%) Case Management
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) PhD

MBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
3 6 (50.00%) Mandarin Language
3 6 (50.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Smart Home
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Development
2 7 (58.33%) Analytics
2 7 (58.33%) Business Transformation
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) Data Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Economics
3 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Case Management
3 6 (50.00%) CRM
3 6 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) PLM
3 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PhD
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GAAP
1 1 (8.33%) GMP
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Google
1 6 (50.00%) HP
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata