The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Management Information System in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Management Information System over the 3 months to 16 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.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Management Information Systems
Rank 86 105 125
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +20
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1220 907 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.12% 1.87% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.37% 7.30% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 482 469
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £199 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 64 43
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% -8.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £13.51 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.33 £34.00 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -8.69%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14574 12419 14884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.35% 25.56% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8982 7479 8630
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 644 778
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.12 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.59% -11.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%

Management Information System
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Management Information System Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Management Information System
Daily Rate Trend

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

Management Information System Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Management Information System
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Management Information System within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Management Information System Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Management Information System
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Management Information System Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Management Information System
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Management Information System within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Management Information System Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Management Information System
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Information System within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +19 1134 £400 - 410
London +24 566 £425 -5.55% 175
South East -8 182 £388 -3.12% 69
City of London +26 156 £463 -2.63% 55
South West +27 88 £375 -3.10% 47
North West -17 67 £400 +10.34% 28
West Midlands +6 63 £275 -14.06% 25
East of England +1 59 £400 +14.28% 18
Yorkshire -1 54 £370 +48.00% 27
Scotland +17 48 £271 -25.17% 21
Berkshire -3 45 £394 +12.50% 13
Hampshire -5 41 £400 - 9
West Yorkshire +2 40 £380 -10.58% 12
East Midlands +9 35 £394 +181.25% 13
Surrey -18 30 £370 -1.33% 15
Leeds +2 28 £365 -16.57% 9
Somerset +11 26 £350 -13.58% 5
Cheshire +6 25 £388 +16.36% 5
Manchester -27 25 £400 - 15
Birmingham +1 23 £154 -54.77% 8
Essex +1 22 £306 -8.58% 1
Taunton +5 19 £356 - 4
Edinburgh -11 19 £225 -55.00% 6
Hertfordshire +6 18 £475 +11.76% 7
Middlesex +3 17 £470 +1.62%
Bristol -12 17 £405 +26.56% 11
Buckinghamshire -22 16 £325 +89.78% 10
Milton Keynes -14 15 £338 +101.49% 8
Reading -24 15 £423 -1.74% 5
North East -24 15 £323 -19.37% 4

Management Information System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 571 (26.93%) Finance
2 421 (19.86%) Project Management
3 420 (19.81%) Microsoft
4 363 (17.12%) ITIL
5 338 (15.94%) Degree
6 308 (14.53%) MS Excel
7 301 (14.20%) Windows
8 294 (13.87%) SQL
9 251 (11.84%) Information Security
10 249 (11.75%) Security Cleared
11 242 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 206 (9.72%) PRINCE2
13 189 (8.92%) Risk Management
14 182 (8.58%) Banking
15 179 (8.44%) MS Office
16 177 (8.35%) Service Delivery
17 173 (8.16%) Oracle
17 173 (8.16%) SQL Server
18 168 (7.92%) Business Analysis
19 167 (7.88%) SharePoint
20 166 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
21 165 (7.78%) Change Management
21 165 (7.78%) Data Management
22 162 (7.64%) SC Cleared
23 160 (7.55%) Service Management
24 154 (7.26%) Information Management
25 141 (6.65%) Active Directory
25 141 (6.65%) User Acceptance Testing
26 140 (6.60%) Data Modelling
26 140 (6.60%) SAP

Management Information System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 167 (7.88%) SharePoint
2 65 (3.07%) MS Exchange
3 56 (2.64%) CMS
4 38 (1.79%) IIS
5 33 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (1.46%) SAS
7 28 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 24 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 22 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (0.90%) Documentum
11 17 (0.80%) Apache
12 16 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.71%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
15 13 (0.61%) WebSphere
15 13 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
16 12 (0.57%) Lync
17 11 (0.52%) Drupal
18 10 (0.47%) LiveLink
19 8 (0.38%) Alfresco
Applications
1 308 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 179 (8.44%) MS Office
3 122 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 80 (3.77%) MS Project
5 75 (3.54%) MS Visio
6 42 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.47%) PaintShop Pro
8 8 (0.38%) Acrobat
8 8 (0.38%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.38%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (0.19%) ProjectWise
10 4 (0.19%) SPSS
11 3 (0.14%) Stata
11 3 (0.14%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.14%) Simulink
12 2 (0.094%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.094%) InDesign
13 1 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 25 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.75%) SAP HR
4 12 (0.57%) Maximo
5 10 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
5 10 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.38%) Agresso
7 6 (0.28%) SAP SRM
7 6 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.28%) SAP BPC
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.28%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.28%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.19%) Endur
8 4 (0.19%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.80%) SaaS
2 13 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
3 12 (0.57%) Office 365
4 9 (0.42%) PaaS
4 9 (0.42%) IaaS
5 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.14%) Taleo
8 1 (0.047%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.047%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.047%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.02%) Firewall
2 61 (2.88%) LAN
3 57 (2.69%) Internet
4 55 (2.59%) WAN
5 47 (2.22%) Intranet
6 46 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 39 (1.84%) DNS
8 38 (1.79%) SAN
9 35 (1.65%) VPN
10 34 (1.60%) DHCP
11 27 (1.27%) Network Security
12 26 (1.23%) Wireless
13 25 (1.18%) SMTP
13 25 (1.18%) VoIP
14 24 (1.13%) HTTP
15 20 (0.94%) FTP
16 18 (0.85%) LDAP
16 18 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
17 12 (0.57%) SSL
18 11 (0.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 139 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
3 62 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 44 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (1.70%) MySQL
7 31 (1.46%) MS Access
8 29 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 26 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 24 (1.13%) NoSQL
10 24 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
10 24 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
11 23 (1.08%) DB2
11 23 (1.08%) Big Data
12 20 (0.94%) RDBMS
13 18 (0.85%) EDMS
13 18 (0.85%) OLAP
14 15 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (0.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (0.71%) Visual Studio
2 13 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.47%) JIRA
4 10 (0.47%) Selenium
4 10 (0.47%) Eclipse
4 10 (0.47%) Subversion
5 8 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (0.33%) LSMW
6 7 (0.33%) ClearCase
7 6 (0.28%) JUnit
7 6 (0.28%) ClearQuest
8 5 (0.24%) CruiseControl
8 5 (0.24%) ERwin
8 5 (0.24%) Ant
8 5 (0.24%) PHPUnit
8 5 (0.24%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.19%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.19%) Hudson
General
1 571 (26.93%) Finance
2 182 (8.58%) Banking
3 95 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 85 (4.01%) Retail
5 83 (3.92%) Legal
6 64 (3.02%) Marketing
7 63 (2.97%) Back Office
8 54 (2.55%) Investment Banking
9 51 (2.41%) Front Office
10 40 (1.89%) Publishing
11 38 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 27 (1.27%) Financial Institution
12 27 (1.27%) Manufacturing
13 24 (1.13%) Law
14 21 (0.99%) Military
14 21 (0.99%) Games
15 15 (0.71%) Billing
15 15 (0.71%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.57%) Local Government
17 9 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 640 (30.19%) Analyst
2 213 (10.05%) Architect
3 206 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 156 (7.36%) Project Manager
5 138 (6.51%) Consultant
6 137 (6.46%) Developer
7 66 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
8 65 (3.07%) Systems Analyst
9 63 (2.97%) Security Analyst
10 60 (2.83%) Data Analyst
11 58 (2.74%) Administrator
12 56 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
13 48 (2.26%) Information Architect
14 46 (2.17%) Support Analyst
15 42 (1.98%) Coordinator
16 40 (1.89%) MI Analyst
17 39 (1.84%) Service Manager
18 37 (1.75%) Security Consultant
19 36 (1.70%) Service Analyst
20 33 (1.56%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (4.29%) .NET
2 85 (4.01%) HTML
3 69 (3.25%) XML
4 62 (2.92%) CSS
4 62 (2.92%) Web Services
5 32 (1.51%) HTML5
6 29 (1.37%) Middleware
7 21 (0.99%) REST
8 20 (0.94%) jQuery
9 18 (0.85%) SOAP
9 18 (0.85%) ASP.NET
9 18 (0.85%) Ajax
10 15 (0.71%) CSS3
11 14 (0.66%) J2EE
11 14 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
12 13 (0.61%) Spring
12 13 (0.61%) Flash
13 11 (0.52%) .NET Framework
14 10 (0.47%) WCF
15 9 (0.42%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (5.42%) NHS
2 92 (4.34%) Computer Science
3 59 (2.78%) Statistics
4 51 (2.41%) Taxonomies
5 37 (1.75%) Data Integration
6 36 (1.70%) Blackberry
7 35 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
8 33 (1.56%) Open Source
9 30 (1.42%) Informatics
9 30 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.32%) Economics
11 27 (1.27%) Mainframe
11 27 (1.27%) GIS
12 25 (1.18%) E-Learning
13 23 (1.08%) Client/Server
13 23 (1.08%) CESG
13 23 (1.08%) Reference Data
13 23 (1.08%) CMDB
14 21 (0.99%) Fixed Income
15 19 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 301 (14.20%) Windows
2 124 (5.85%) UNIX
3 88 (4.15%) Linux
4 71 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (3.21%) Windows 7
6 62 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (1.42%) Solaris
8 25 (1.18%) Windows XP
9 21 (0.99%) AIX
10 18 (0.85%) Android
11 10 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.38%) MVS
13 8 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (0.33%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.33%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.33%) VME
15 6 (0.28%) CentOS
15 6 (0.28%) Windows NT
16 5 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (19.86%) Project Management
2 363 (17.12%) ITIL
3 251 (11.84%) Information Security
4 242 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 206 (9.72%) PRINCE2
6 189 (8.92%) Risk Management
7 177 (8.35%) Service Delivery
8 168 (7.92%) Business Analysis
9 166 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
10 165 (7.78%) Change Management
10 165 (7.78%) Data Management
11 160 (7.55%) Service Management
12 154 (7.26%) Information Management
13 141 (6.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 140 (6.60%) Data Modelling
15 114 (5.38%) Data Analysis
16 103 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
17 101 (4.76%) Migration
18 100 (4.72%) Workflow
19 87 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 294 (13.87%) SQL
2 74 (3.49%) Java
3 53 (2.50%) C
4 49 (2.31%) C#
5 45 (2.12%) JavaScript
6 41 (1.93%) PowerShell
7 27 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 23 (1.08%) Perl
8 23 (1.08%) C++
9 20 (0.94%) VB
9 20 (0.94%) Python
10 19 (0.90%) PHP
11 18 (0.85%) VBA
12 16 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 15 (0.71%) Ruby
14 14 (0.66%) VBScript
15 11 (0.52%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.33%) Korn
16 7 (0.33%) Delphi
16 7 (0.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 338 (15.94%) Degree
2 249 (11.75%) Security Cleared
3 162 (7.64%) SC Cleared
4 114 (5.38%) CISSP
5 65 (3.07%) CISM
6 61 (2.88%) ISEB
7 57 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 51 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
9 46 (2.17%) PMI Certification
10 45 (2.12%) DV Cleared
11 41 (1.93%) CISA
12 39 (1.84%) PMP
13 34 (1.60%) MCSE
14 33 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 32 (1.51%) MCP
15 32 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 21 (0.99%) APMP
17 18 (0.85%) GIAC
18 17 (0.80%) ISTQB
19 15 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (6.37%) SLA
2 102 (4.81%) QA
3 96 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 31 (1.46%) PCI DSS
6 22 (1.04%) COBIT
7 19 (0.90%) Data Quality
8 17 (0.80%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.52%) Basel III
9 11 (0.52%) BS25999
10 10 (0.47%) P3O
10 10 (0.47%) CRD IV
10 10 (0.47%) GxP
10 10 (0.47%) BS7799
11 8 (0.38%) COREP
11 8 (0.38%) FINREP
11 8 (0.38%) ISO 9000
12 7 (0.33%) SNOMED CT
13 5 (0.24%) IEC 61508
14 4 (0.19%) JSP 440
System Software
1 141 (6.65%) Active Directory
2 71 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.18%) vSphere
4 20 (0.94%) VMware ESX
5 17 (0.80%) ISA Server
6 10 (0.47%) XenApp
7 8 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.28%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.14%) Varnish
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.094%) XenServer
13 2 (0.094%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.047%) Nmap
14 1 (0.047%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 20 (0.94%) SCCM
1 20 (0.94%) Tivoli
2 17 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 12 (0.57%) MAILsweeper
4 12 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (0.42%) Puppet
5 9 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (0.38%) OpenView
6 8 (0.38%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 7 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
8 6 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (0.28%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.24%) Control-M
9 5 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 420 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 173 (8.16%) Oracle
3 140 (6.60%) SAP
4 79 (3.73%) VMware
5 73 (3.44%) HP
6 67 (3.16%) Business Objects
7 58 (2.74%) Cisco
8 48 (2.26%) Citrix
9 46 (2.17%) Open Text
10 45 (2.12%) IBM
11 32 (1.51%) Remedy
12 29 (1.37%) Cognos
13 27 (1.27%) Northgate
14 26 (1.23%) Adobe
15 21 (0.99%) Splunk
16 19 (0.90%) CheckPoint
16 19 (0.90%) McAfee
16 19 (0.90%) Symantec
17 17 (0.80%) Clearswift
17 17 (0.80%) Cyber-Ark
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