Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 373 362 361
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +27
Contract jobs citing MBA 20 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.059% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 11
South East median daily rate £415 £475 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.63% -20.83% +43.71%
10th Percentile £359 £463 £463
90th Percentile £584 £488 £775
England median daily rate £425 £481 £500
% change year-on-year -11.69% -3.75% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
South East median hourly rate £34.00 - £17.50
10th Percentile £33.00 - £16.25
90th Percentile £42.70 - £18.75
England median hourly rate £34.00 £31.01 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.64% +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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,749 3,805 4,420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.40% 22.55% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,084 2,166 2,703
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £240 £213 £255
90th Percentile £578 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 222 216
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £25.69 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.70% -6.58% -5.17%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £11.93
90th Percentile £54.48 £50.00 £52.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.69% +2.76% +8.70%

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MBA in the South East

MBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MBA in the South East

MBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MBA in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MBA in the South East

MBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MBA in the South East

MBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MBA in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MBA in the South East

MBA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Thames Valley +30 19 £401 -
Berkshire +3 19 £401 -
Sussex - 1 £575 -
MBA
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for MBA.

1 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 13 (65.00%) Master's Degree
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (40.00%) Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) Campaign Management
5 7 (35.00%) SEO
5 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (35.00%) Marketing
5 7 (35.00%) Social Media
6 6 (30.00%) CRM
6 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (25.00%) User Experience
7 5 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (25.00%) PMI
7 5 (25.00%) PMP
7 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
7 5 (25.00%) CMS
7 5 (25.00%) Drupal
7 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (20.00%) Information Architecture
8 4 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (20.00%) UX Design
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (20.00%) CIMA
8 4 (20.00%) ACCA
8 4 (20.00%) Project Management

MBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
1 5 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (35.00%) Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (10.00%) Advertising
5 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Strategy Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Campaign Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Commercial Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Procurement Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Strategy Manager
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Strategy Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Strategy Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Social Media
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) PMI
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Analytics
2 7 (35.00%) Campaign Management
2 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) SEO
3 6 (30.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 4 (20.00%) UX Design
5 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (10.00%) B2B
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Display Advertising
6 2 (10.00%) Economics
6 2 (10.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 13 (65.00%) Master's Degree
3 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (25.00%) PMP
4 4 (20.00%) ACCA
4 4 (20.00%) CIMA
5 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Google
1 2 (10.00%) Marketo
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com