The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 410 412
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Contract jobs citing MBA 16 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.077% 0.11% 0.100%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.65% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 9
Median daily rate £550 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £630 £250
% change year-on-year -18.65% +152.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3407 3689 3573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.41% 16.99% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2230 2555 2300
Median daily rate £475 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +7.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 44 91
Median hourly rate £18.85 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.78% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

MBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MBA in London

MBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MBA in London

MBA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London -3 1 - - 2
MBA
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region with a requirement for MBA.

1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 21 (48.84%) Degree
3 16 (37.21%) C#
4 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (30.23%) Financial Modelling
5 12 (27.91%) Banking
6 11 (25.58%) Mathematics
7 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
8 8 (18.60%) Mathematical Modelling
8 8 (18.60%) Retail
8 8 (18.60%) CFA
8 8 (18.60%) MVC
8 8 (18.60%) Oracle
8 8 (18.60%) RAD
9 7 (16.28%) SQL
9 7 (16.28%) Legal
10 6 (13.95%) Equities
10 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
10 6 (13.95%) Wealth Management
10 6 (13.95%) DNA
10 6 (13.95%) Quantitative Research
10 6 (13.95%) REST
11 5 (11.63%) CSS3
11 5 (11.63%) Sass
11 5 (11.63%) LESS
11 5 (11.63%) HTML5
11 5 (11.63%) Line Management
11 5 (11.63%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 5 (11.63%) React

MBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.33%) Maximo
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (2.33%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) Essbase
2 1 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Power BI
2 1 (2.33%) QlikView
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 8 (18.60%) Retail
4 7 (16.28%) Legal
5 5 (11.63%) Czech Language
5 5 (11.63%) Front Office
6 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
7 2 (4.65%) General Ledger
8 1 (2.33%) Advertising
8 1 (2.33%) Electronics
8 1 (2.33%) Law
8 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.33%) Marketing
8 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Programme Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Credit Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Programme Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Advisor
8 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) REST
2 5 (11.63%) CSS
2 5 (11.63%) CSS3
2 5 (11.63%) HTML
2 5 (11.63%) HTML5
2 5 (11.63%) jQuery
2 5 (11.63%) LESS
2 5 (11.63%) React
2 5 (11.63%) Sass
3 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) WPF
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Equities
3 5 (11.63%) Credit Risk
3 5 (11.63%) W3C
4 3 (6.98%) Derivative
4 3 (6.98%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (6.98%) Exotic Derivative
4 3 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) NHS
6 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Financial Modelling
1 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (25.58%) Mathematics
3 8 (18.60%) Mathematical Modelling
3 8 (18.60%) MVC
3 8 (18.60%) RAD
3 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
4 6 (13.95%) DNA
4 6 (13.95%) Quantitative Research
4 6 (13.95%) Wealth Management
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) Credit Risk Analysis
5 5 (11.63%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 5 (11.63%) Line Management
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C#
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) VBA
5 3 (6.98%) C++
5 3 (6.98%) Java
5 3 (6.98%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) CFA
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (6.98%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (6.98%) OCP
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (4.65%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.65%) Postgraduate
6 1 (2.33%) APMP
6 1 (2.33%) CCAB
6 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) CIMA
6 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.33%) Murex
4 1 (2.33%) Siemens
4 1 (2.33%) Sophis
4 1 (2.33%) Sybase
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