The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Management Information System in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Management Information System over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Management Information Systems
Rank 35 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 24 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.92% 2.15% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.17% 11.83% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Average daily rate £154 £340 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.77% +20.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £320 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £348 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £358 £339
% change year-on-year
+1.04% +5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-12.82% -15.21%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
119 93 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.41% 18.16% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 53 45
Average daily rate £256 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £231 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 8
Average hourly rate £30.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.85% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £19.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Management Information System
West Midlands

Management Information System
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Management Information System across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Management Information System Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Management Information System
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Management Information System across the Birmingham region.

Management Information System Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Management Information System
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Management Information System across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Management Information System Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Management Information System
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Management Information System across the Birmingham region.

Management Information System Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Management Information System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Management Information System also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Management Information System.

1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) Data Management
7 4 (13.33%) Wireless
7 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.33%) Apple
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.33%) IBM
7 4 (13.33%) Android
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) UNIX
8 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) JD Edwards
8 3 (10.00%) Agresso
8 3 (10.00%) Cognos
8 3 (10.00%) Cognos Controller
8 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 3 (10.00%) Degree
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) TOGAF

Management Information System
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Management Information System also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Management Information System. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Agresso
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos Controller
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Front Office
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Network Technician
2 4 (13.33%) Network Support
2 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
2 4 (13.33%) Network Support Technician
2 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Coordinator
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) SOA Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) MI Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (3.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) DHTML
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) HP StorageWorks
1 1 (3.33%) LPAR
1 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (10.00%) Analytics
3 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (10.00%) SOA
3 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (3.33%) SRDF
1 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Apple
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) JD Edwards
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos
5 2 (6.67%) Sybase
6 1 (3.33%) BMC
6 1 (3.33%) CA
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Siemens
6 1 (3.33%) Veritas
6 1 (3.33%) Lotus
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Sun
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.33%) Wall Street Systems