The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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)
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 149 131
Contract jobs citing MBA 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.068% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.27% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Scotland median daily rate - £503 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +101.00%  
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £23.00

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 Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 328 749 491
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 14.88% 25.32% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 1124 477
Scotland median daily rate £369 £330 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.81% -1.49%  
10th Percentile £210 £230 £237
90th Percentile £552 £450 £451
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 123 41
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +45.77%  
10th Percentile £22.00 £22.90 £12.10
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +16.07% +16.08%  

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for MBA in Scotland

MBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MBA in Scotland