Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 361 382
Rank change year-on-year 0 +21 -13
Contract jobs citing MBA 10 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.14% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 7
South East median daily rate £475 £600 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +43.71% +4.90%
10th Percentile £463 £463 £369
90th Percentile £488 £775 £444
England median daily rate £494 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -1.25% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 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 3719 4333 5253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.27% 25.89% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2119 2658 3117
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £212 £255 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 218 249
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +25.93% +58.82%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.96 £11.96
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £50.35
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -1.49% +10.87% +21.05%

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 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
Berkshire +8 9 - - 1
Thames Valley -15 9 - - 1
Surrey -18 1 £475 -
MBA
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for MBA.

1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) DMAIC
2 5 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
6 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Measurement
6 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (10.00%) GAMP

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Buyer
1 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) DMAIC
2 5 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Measurement
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GAMP
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy