Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 345 363 375
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12 -5
Contract jobs citing MBA 8 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.055% 0.11% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.52% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
South East median daily rate £350 £400 £975
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -58.97% +77.27%
10th Percentile £304 £320 £550
90th Percentile £396 £520 £1,078
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
South East median hourly rate £56.57 £37.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.84% - -
England median hourly rate £56.57 £37.75 £31.01
% change year-on-year +49.84% +21.73% +77.20%

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 3,544 3,688 3,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.34% 22.24% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,040 2,047 2,138
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £262 £235 £231
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.14% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 217 214
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +90.48% -12.72%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £79.75 £55.00 £49.63
England median hourly rate £35.70 £24.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +48.75% -12.73% +5.77%

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 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
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 18 September 2019. 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 +10 3 £338 -15.63% 1
West Sussex - 3 £400 -
Berkshire -24 2 £300 -22.58%
Hampshire - 2 £325 - 1
Oxfordshire +27 1 £375 -27.88% 1
MBA
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Billing
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 3 (37.50%) NGOSS
4 2 (25.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (25.00%) HFM
4 2 (25.00%) PLM
4 2 (25.00%) Economics
4 2 (25.00%) eTOM
4 2 (25.00%) Casewise
4 2 (25.00%) Pega
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (25.00%) GMP
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL

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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) HFM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Director
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Process Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) NGOSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Economics
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) eTOM
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (25.00%) PLM
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Due Diligence
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GMP
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Casewise
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Pega
2 2 (25.00%) SAP