Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 98 105
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 +4
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 154 116 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.49% 2.03% 1.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.24% 6.09% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 68 61
North West median daily rate £410 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.09% -1.47% -0.58%
10th Percentile £275 £293 £206
90th Percentile £633 £615 £550
England median daily rate £450 £420 £418
% change year-on-year +7.14% +0.60% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 17
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £42.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -29.79% +21.01%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £13.50
90th Percentile £41.75 £46.78 £54.35
England median hourly rate £20.59 £24.13 £23.50
% change year-on-year -14.67% +2.66% -

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 1,870 1,904 2,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 30.20% 33.33% 32.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,095 1,142 1,509
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 127 126
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £18.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +16.59% +16.12%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £54.10 £51.90 £47.39
England median hourly rate £22.94 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.50% +11.11%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 -1 94 £400 - 26
Lancashire +1 21 £475 -22.13% 6
Cheshire -8 16 £406 -9.72% 9
Merseyside +18 8 £425 -1.16% 4
Cumbria -2 6 £375 - 1
Management Information System
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Management Information System 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 North West region with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 46 (29.87%) Finance
2 45 (29.22%) Project Management
3 43 (27.92%) Data Management
4 38 (24.68%) ITIL
5 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
5 36 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (19.48%) CISSP
7 28 (18.18%) Information Security
7 28 (18.18%) Open Source
8 27 (17.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (17.53%) CISM
8 27 (17.53%) SFIA
9 26 (16.88%) SQL
10 25 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (16.23%) Degree
11 24 (15.58%) Cisco
12 23 (14.94%) PRINCE2
13 22 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (14.29%) Business Analysis
13 22 (14.29%) Problem Management
13 22 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (13.64%) SaaS
14 21 (13.64%) Legal
15 20 (12.99%) Oracle
15 20 (12.99%) Resource Management
15 20 (12.99%) Analytics
16 19 (12.34%) DevOps
16 19 (12.34%) PaaS
16 19 (12.34%) CCNP
16 19 (12.34%) Risk Management

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 13 (8.44%) SAS
2 8 (5.19%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.60%) CMS
5 3 (1.95%) Confluence
5 3 (1.95%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.65%) Drupal
7 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) InDesign
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (1.30%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.65%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.65%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.65%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.64%) SaaS
2 19 (12.34%) PaaS
3 10 (6.49%) IaaS
4 9 (5.84%) Office 365
5 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.30%) Slack
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.65%) G Suite
8 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.65%) Trello
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.04%) Firewall
2 13 (8.44%) Network Security
3 9 (5.84%) Unified Communications
4 8 (5.19%) WAN
5 5 (3.25%) DHCP
5 5 (3.25%) DNS
5 5 (3.25%) Skype
6 4 (2.60%) BGP
6 4 (2.60%) IP Telephony
6 4 (2.60%) LAN
6 4 (2.60%) OSPF
6 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.60%) VPN
6 4 (2.60%) Wireless
7 2 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.30%) SAN
7 2 (1.30%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (1.30%) WLAN
8 1 (0.65%) Internet
8 1 (0.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.44%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (8.44%) MongoDB
2 11 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.84%) Power BI
5 8 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.55%) Apache Hive
6 7 (4.55%) Big Data
6 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.55%) HBase
6 7 (4.55%) Pentaho
7 5 (3.25%) Data Lake
7 5 (3.25%) DB2
8 4 (2.60%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.30%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) JIRA
2 7 (4.55%) ERwin
3 3 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.30%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.30%) eggPlant
4 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.30%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.65%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.65%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.65%) JUnit
5 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 46 (29.87%) Finance
2 21 (13.64%) Legal
3 15 (9.74%) Law
4 8 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.60%) Banking
7 2 (1.30%) Billing
7 2 (1.30%) Games
7 2 (1.30%) Publishing
7 2 (1.30%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (31.17%) Analyst
2 20 (12.99%) Business Analyst
3 18 (11.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (7.79%) Architect
4 12 (7.79%) Consultant
5 11 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 10 (6.49%) Security Consultant
7 9 (5.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Service Analyst
8 8 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.55%) Salesforce Analyst
10 6 (3.90%) Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Business Systems Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Data Architect
11 5 (3.25%) IT Manager
11 5 (3.25%) Legal Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Operations Manager
11 5 (3.25%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.90%) .NET
2 4 (2.60%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.60%) REST
3 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (1.95%) Web Services
3 3 (1.95%) XML
4 2 (1.30%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.30%) ADO.NET
4 2 (1.30%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (1.30%) CSS
4 2 (1.30%) HTML
4 2 (1.30%) jQuery
4 2 (1.30%) JSON
4 2 (1.30%) LINQ
4 2 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.30%) WCF
4 2 (1.30%) XML Schema
4 2 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.25%) CMDB
3 5 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.25%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.95%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.95%) User Experience
5 2 (1.30%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.30%) CESG
5 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.30%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.65%) Clustering
6 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.65%) PMI
6 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.69%) Windows
2 9 (5.84%) Linux
2 9 (5.84%) Unix
3 5 (3.25%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.95%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.95%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.65%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.22%) Project Management
2 43 (27.92%) Data Management
3 38 (24.68%) ITIL
4 36 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (18.18%) Information Security
5 28 (18.18%) Open Source
6 27 (17.53%) SFIA
6 27 (17.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (14.94%) PRINCE2
9 22 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 22 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 20 (12.99%) Analytics
10 20 (12.99%) Resource Management
11 19 (12.34%) DevOps
11 19 (12.34%) Risk Management
12 18 (11.69%) Decision-Making
12 18 (11.69%) Network Design
13 17 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (11.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.88%) SQL
2 7 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 6 (3.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.25%) C#
5 2 (1.30%) C
5 2 (1.30%) Java
5 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.30%) Python
5 2 (1.30%) VBA
5 2 (1.30%) XPath
6 1 (0.65%) Ada
6 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) VB
6 1 (0.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 30 (19.48%) CISSP
2 27 (17.53%) CISM
3 25 (16.23%) Degree
4 22 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (12.34%) CCNP
6 18 (11.69%) CCDP
6 18 (11.69%) Chartered Engineer
7 17 (11.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (7.14%) CCIE
9 10 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (6.49%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.60%) MBA
12 3 (1.95%) CISA
12 3 (1.95%) ISEB
13 1 (0.65%) APMP
13 1 (0.65%) CESG Certified Professional
13 1 (0.65%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.39%) QA
2 12 (7.79%) Data Quality
3 10 (6.49%) GDPR
4 8 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.95%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.95%) PMO
6 2 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (1.30%) IASME
6 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.65%) COBIT
7 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.65%) MIL-STD-498
7 1 (0.65%) RMADS
7 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.25%) XenApp
3 5 (3.25%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.30%) vCloud
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.65%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.95%) Puppet
3 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.65%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.65%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.58%) Cisco
3 20 (12.99%) Oracle
4 13 (8.44%) Informatica
5 10 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (5.84%) Tableau
7 8 (5.19%) CA
8 7 (4.55%) Citrix
8 7 (4.55%) SAP
9 5 (3.25%) Ivanti
9 5 (3.25%) VMware
10 4 (2.60%) ForeScout
10 4 (2.60%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.95%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.30%) F5
12 2 (1.30%) NetApp
13 1 (0.65%) IronPort
13 1 (0.65%) M86 Security