Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 353 367 342
Rank change year-on-year +14 -25 +30
Contract jobs citing MBA 21 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.078% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 8
South East median daily rate £500 £220 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +127.27% -67.41% +61.68%
10th Percentile £409 £210 £319
90th Percentile £615 £230 £775
England median daily rate £538 £575 £600
% change year-on-year -6.52% -4.17% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £85.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +385.71% -
10th Percentile £33.00 £77.50 £16.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £92.50 £18.75
England median hourly rate £34.00 £85.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -60.00% +385.71% -

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 3,747 3,731 4,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.40% 22.49% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,110 2,097 2,469
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.61% +1.88%
10th Percentile £240 £221 £260
90th Percentile £588 £569 £575
England median daily rate £450 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 192 221
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +11.70% -36.11%
10th Percentile £12.12 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £49.88 £50.00
England median hourly rate £28.53 £23.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year +20.13% -8.65% -3.70%

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 23 January 2019.

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
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 23 January 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 +21 20 £500 +127.27% 2
Berkshire +5 17 £425 +93.18% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £555 - 1
Surrey - 1 £700 -
MBA
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) Master's Degree
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
4 8 (38.10%) Project Management
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (33.33%) Analytics
6 6 (28.57%) CRM
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle
7 5 (23.81%) PMP
7 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) PMI
8 4 (19.05%) ACCA
8 4 (19.05%) CIMA
8 4 (19.05%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) Social Media
9 3 (14.29%) User Experience
9 3 (14.29%) SDLC
9 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
9 3 (14.29%) Campaign Management
9 3 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
9 3 (14.29%) Data Science
9 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
9 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization

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 3 (14.29%) CMS
1 3 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Analytics Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Commercial Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) CRM Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Sales Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Sales Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Sales Operations Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Procurement Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Procurement Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) PMI
2 3 (14.29%) Social Media
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) CRM
4 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) Campaign Management
6 3 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Data Science
6 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) SEO
6 3 (14.29%) Telesales
6 3 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
7 2 (9.52%) Economics
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) Master's Degree
3 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
3 5 (23.81%) PMP
4 4 (19.05%) ACCA
4 4 (19.05%) CIMA
5 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com