Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Management Information System in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Management Information System over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Management Information Systems
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 112 101
Rank change year-on-year +33 -11 -21
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 136 130 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.38% 1.90% 1.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.18% 5.82% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 90 108
North West median daily rate £525 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.48% -13.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £196 £212 £243
90th Percentile £750 £572 £552
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 11
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £22.85 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.83% -0.67% +36.58%
10th Percentile £15.15 £12.03 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.85 £43.54 £40.00
England median hourly rate £19.64 £23.97 £25.75
% change year-on-year -18.05% -6.91% +45.28%

Management Information System is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1663 2233 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.16% 32.67% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1062 1428 1427
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £220
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 88 110
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.30 £11.48
90th Percentile £55.00 £44.83 £46.29
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

Management Information System
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Management Information System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Management Information System in the North West

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Information System in the North West

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Management Information System in the North West

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Management Information System in the North West

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in the North West

Management Information System
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Information System within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Manchester +26 78 £475 +18.75% 20
Cheshire +5 27 £650 +100.00% 6
Lancashire +18 17 £610 +74.29% 3
Merseyside -8 7 £475 +18.75% 2
Cumbria -6 2 - - 1
Management Information System
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Management Information System 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 North West region with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 48 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 39 (28.68%) ITIL
3 37 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (22.06%) Finance
6 29 (21.32%) SQL
7 28 (20.59%) Windows
8 27 (19.85%) Project Management
8 27 (19.85%) Data Management
9 24 (17.65%) Migration
10 22 (16.18%) Degree
11 20 (14.71%) SharePoint
12 19 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (13.24%) SQL Server
13 18 (13.24%) Active Directory
13 18 (13.24%) Citrix
13 18 (13.24%) Workflow
13 18 (13.24%) Content Management
13 18 (13.24%) Collaborative Working
14 17 (12.50%) Service Management
14 17 (12.50%) Data Modelling
14 17 (12.50%) Information Architecture
15 16 (11.76%) Change Control
15 16 (11.76%) Data Quality
16 15 (11.03%) Information Security
16 15 (11.03%) Kalman Filter
16 15 (11.03%) SFIA
16 15 (11.03%) Open Source
16 15 (11.03%) Data Architecture
16 15 (11.03%) Enterprise Architecture

Management Information System
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.09%) CMS
3 8 (5.88%) SAS
4 3 (2.21%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.47%) Drupal
5 2 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) Apache
6 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.29%) Office 365
2 8 (5.88%) PaaS
3 5 (3.68%) OneDrive
4 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.21%) SaaS
6 2 (1.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) Intranet
2 5 (3.68%) DHCP
2 5 (3.68%) DNS
2 5 (3.68%) Extranet
2 5 (3.68%) Network Security
3 4 (2.94%) Firewall
4 3 (2.21%) Skype
5 2 (1.47%) LAN
5 2 (1.47%) VPN
5 2 (1.47%) WAN
6 1 (0.74%) FTP
6 1 (0.74%) ISDN
6 1 (0.74%) LDAP
6 1 (0.74%) MPLS
6 1 (0.74%) PBX
6 1 (0.74%) SAN
6 1 (0.74%) SMS
6 1 (0.74%) SSL
6 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.09%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.62%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.41%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.41%) Big Data
6 6 (4.41%) Data Lake
6 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.41%) HBase
6 6 (4.41%) Pentaho
7 5 (3.68%) IDOL
8 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) ERwin
2 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.74%) Subversion
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (22.06%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Legal
3 9 (6.62%) Law
4 5 (3.68%) Publishing
5 4 (2.94%) Banking
5 4 (2.94%) Local Government
5 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.21%) Marketing
6 3 (2.21%) Retail
7 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.47%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (29.41%) Analyst
2 39 (28.68%) Architect
3 16 (11.76%) Information Architect
4 14 (10.29%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.35%) Service Analyst
5 10 (7.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (6.62%) Lead Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Lead Data Architect
8 6 (4.41%) Risk Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (3.68%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) IT Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Security Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 4 (2.94%) Support Specialist
10 4 (2.94%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.09%) .NET
2 5 (3.68%) MSMQ
2 5 (3.68%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.21%) Web Services
5 2 (1.47%) CSS
5 2 (1.47%) HTML
5 2 (1.47%) JSON
6 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.74%) Java EE
6 1 (0.74%) JSP
6 1 (0.74%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.74%) Node.js
6 1 (0.74%) REST
6 1 (0.74%) RESTful
6 1 (0.74%) Servlets
6 1 (0.74%) SOAP
6 1 (0.74%) WCF
6 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.35%) Taxonomies
3 9 (6.62%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.15%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.41%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.68%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.94%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.94%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.94%) Social Media
8 3 (2.21%) CESG
8 3 (2.21%) NHS
8 3 (2.21%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.47%) iPhone
9 2 (1.47%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.47%) Replication
9 2 (1.47%) SCORM
9 2 (1.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.59%) Windows
2 12 (8.82%) Unix
3 10 (7.35%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.15%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.94%) Android
5 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.21%) Linux
6 3 (2.21%) SUSE
6 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) AIX
8 1 (0.74%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.68%) ITIL
2 37 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (19.85%) Data Management
3 27 (19.85%) Project Management
4 24 (17.65%) Migration
5 19 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (13.24%) Collaborative Working
6 18 (13.24%) Content Management
6 18 (13.24%) Workflow
7 17 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 17 (12.50%) Information Architecture
7 17 (12.50%) Service Management
8 16 (11.76%) Change Control
9 15 (11.03%) Data Architecture
9 15 (11.03%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (11.03%) Information Security
9 15 (11.03%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (11.03%) Open Source
9 15 (11.03%) SFIA
10 14 (10.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.32%) SQL
2 12 (8.82%) Java
3 11 (8.09%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.41%) Python
5 5 (3.68%) C++
5 5 (3.68%) Go
5 5 (3.68%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.68%) Scala
6 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.47%) C
8 1 (0.74%) ABAP
8 1 (0.74%) C#
8 1 (0.74%) COBOL
8 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (16.18%) Degree
2 14 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (9.56%) CISSP
4 11 (8.09%) CISM
5 6 (4.41%) CCNP
5 6 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (3.68%) CCDP
6 5 (3.68%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (3.68%) MCP
6 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.94%) CISA
7 4 (2.94%) ISEB
8 3 (2.21%) CCIE
8 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.47%) ECDL
9 2 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 9 (6.62%) QA
3 7 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.68%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.68%) SLA
5 4 (2.94%) GMP
6 3 (2.21%) COBIT
6 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (2.21%) PMO
7 2 (1.47%) GDPR
7 2 (1.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.74%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (0.74%) COSO
8 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (13.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.47%) XenApp
4 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.74%) iptables
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (8.09%) SCCM
2 7 (5.15%) WSUS
3 5 (3.68%) Ansible
3 5 (3.68%) Mesos
3 5 (3.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.21%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.47%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.74%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.74%) MIIS
6 1 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.74%) SCOM
6 1 (0.74%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.74%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 48 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.24%) Citrix
3 10 (7.35%) Cisco
3 10 (7.35%) Oracle
4 8 (5.88%) Tableau
5 6 (4.41%) CA
5 6 (4.41%) Informatica
6 5 (3.68%) iManage
6 5 (3.68%) Interwoven
6 5 (3.68%) Reuters
7 4 (2.94%) McAfee
7 4 (2.94%) NetApp
7 4 (2.94%) VMware
8 3 (2.21%) Clearswift
8 3 (2.21%) IronPort
8 3 (2.21%) Lumension
8 3 (2.21%) Micro Focus
8 3 (2.21%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.21%) SAP
8 3 (2.21%) Sophos