Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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)
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 583 575
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 +12
Contract jobs citing MBA 32 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.068% 0.088% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.51% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 14
London median daily rate £513 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -16.67% +26.32%
10th Percentile £339 £413 £404
90th Percentile £650 £803 £985
England median daily rate £494 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -1.25% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
London median hourly rate £31.01 - £19.52
10th Percentile £28.33 - £18.76
90th Percentile £33.69 - £20.27
England 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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7782 7799 7561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.62% 17.22% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5177 5027 4993
London median daily rate £475 £458 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +2.81% +4.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 110 146
London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.30% -3.85% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.48 £12.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £48.29
England median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% +10.87% +21.05%

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MBA in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 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
West London 0 5 £325 -
Central London -7 2 - - 6
East London -5 1 £650 - 3
MBA
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 London region with a requirement for MBA.

1 22 (68.75%) Degree
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (25.00%) User Experience
4 8 (25.00%) Banking
5 7 (21.88%) Retail
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) CFA
6 6 (18.75%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.75%) Change Management
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) Credit Risk
7 5 (15.63%) Time Management
7 5 (15.63%) User Stories
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (15.63%) Master's Degree
7 5 (15.63%) Credit Risk Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) IT Strategy
8 4 (12.50%) Marketing
8 4 (12.50%) QA
8 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 3 (9.38%) Legal
9 3 (9.38%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (6.25%) InVision
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) G Suite
2 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
1 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Axure RP
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (21.88%) Retail
4 4 (12.50%) Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) Legal
6 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
6 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.13%) Games
7 1 (3.13%) Law
7 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Banking Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Credit Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Digital Product Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Product Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Designer
5 2 (6.25%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.13%) ERP Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Management Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.00%) User Experience
3 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (15.63%) Credit Risk
5 2 (6.25%) Derivative
5 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (6.25%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.25%) Video Editing
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) PlayStation
6 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (21.88%) Scrum
2 6 (18.75%) Change Management
2 6 (18.75%) Financial Modelling
2 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) Credit Risk Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (15.63%) Time Management
3 5 (15.63%) User Stories
4 4 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Presales
5 3 (9.38%) Product Management
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.25%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) CFA
3 5 (15.63%) Master's Degree
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) GCP
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Intel