Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 798 809 806
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -14
Contract jobs citing MBA 51 67 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.069% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 29
England median daily rate £494 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £317 £414 £394
90th Percentile £650 £798 £910
UK median daily rate £494 £500 £440
% change year-on-year -1.25% +13.64% -3.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
England median hourly rate £31.01 £17.50 £19.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.20% -10.33% -
10th Percentile £28.33 £16.25 £18.76
90th Percentile £33.69 £18.75 £20.27
UK median hourly rate £31.01 £17.50 £19.52
% change year-on-year +77.20% -10.33% -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17652 19773 20752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.77% 20.47% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10847 12342 12638
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £231 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £592 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 821 763 1004
England median hourly rate £25.12 £26.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +8.33% +26.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.77 £49.19
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% +31.58%

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MBA in England

MBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MBA in England

MBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MBA in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MBA in England

MBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MBA in England

MBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 31 £513 +2.50% 10
South East -7 10 £475 -20.83% 1
North of England +59 3 £360 -20.00% 1
South West +13 3 £335 -
North West - 3 £360 - 1
East of England -16 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - - 4
MBA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 England region with a requirement for MBA.

1 28 (54.90%) Degree
2 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (17.65%) Change Management
5 9 (17.65%) Retail
6 8 (15.69%) Banking
6 8 (15.69%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) User Experience
6 8 (15.69%) Master's Degree
7 7 (13.73%) ITIL
7 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
7 7 (13.73%) Scrum
7 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
7 7 (13.73%) CFA
7 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
8 6 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
8 6 (11.76%) Product Management
8 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 5 (9.80%) Legal
9 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma
9 5 (9.80%) ERP
9 5 (9.80%) Cisco
9 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.80%) Time Management
9 5 (9.80%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 5 (9.80%) Credit Risk
9 5 (9.80%) DMAIC

MBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (3.92%) InVision
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) G Suite
3 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (3.92%) Intranet
1 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Skype
2 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Retail
3 8 (15.69%) Banking
4 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
5 5 (9.80%) Legal
5 5 (9.80%) Marketing
6 3 (5.88%) Law
6 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.92%) Games
7 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) Banking Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) Credit Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) Digital Product Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Product Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Senior Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Programme Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Senior Programme Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Technical Advisor
4 3 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Designer
5 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Designer
5 2 (3.92%) UX Designer
6 1 (1.96%) Portfolio Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.92%) HTML
1 2 (3.92%) HTML5
2 1 (1.96%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) User Experience
3 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.80%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.92%) Derivative
5 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.92%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.92%) Video Editing
5 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.96%) Life Science
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) Change Management
4 8 (15.69%) Project Management
5 7 (13.73%) ITIL
5 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
5 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 6 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (11.76%) Product Management
6 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.80%) Credit Risk Analysis
7 5 (9.80%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (9.80%) DMAIC
7 5 (9.80%) ERP
7 5 (9.80%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (9.80%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma
7 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (9.80%) Time Management
7 5 (9.80%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Master's Degree
3 7 (13.73%) CFA
4 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (7.84%) Postgraduate
6 2 (3.92%) CIPD
6 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.96%) CCIE
7 1 (1.96%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.96%) OCP
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) GAMP
2 1 (1.96%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Cisco
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Intel
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Remedy