Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Management Information System in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Management Information System over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 91 85
Rank change year-on-year -31 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 62 99 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.31% 2.09% 2.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.54% 7.16% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 60 37
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £261
90th Percentile £538 £526 £598
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Scotland median hourly rate £37.00 £20.21 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.08% -61.13% +108.00%
10th Percentile £27.30 £12.88 £39.50
90th Percentile £114.40 £30.74 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £18.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.83% -25.50% -15.25%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,365 1,382 1,273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.75% 29.19% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 761 723
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £213 £205 £213
90th Percentile £538 £525 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 46
Scotland median hourly rate £21.56 £20.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -1.23% +6.58%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £45.76 £43.25 £51.00
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.75% +3.28% -

Management Information System
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Management Information System in Scotland

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Information System in Scotland

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Management Information System in Scotland

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Management Information System in Scotland

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in Scotland

Management Information System
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 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
Edinburgh -13 40 £425 +13.33% 12
Glasgow -27 16 £425 - 10
Dundee - 2 £425 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £400 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Management Information System
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) Risk Management
3 13 (20.97%) Finance
3 13 (20.97%) Degree
4 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
4 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
4 10 (16.13%) Windows
5 9 (14.52%) Python
5 9 (14.52%) SQL
5 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 9 (14.52%) Security Management
5 9 (14.52%) Change Management
5 9 (14.52%) Scrum
5 9 (14.52%) Information Security
5 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (12.90%) Linux
6 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
7 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.29%) SOAP
7 7 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (11.29%) Ansible
7 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
8 6 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (9.68%) NIST 800
8 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.68%) Perl

Management Information System
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (6.45%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (4.84%) SAS
3 2 (3.23%) Apache
3 2 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.61%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) IaaS
1 3 (4.84%) PaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) NAS
1 4 (6.45%) Network Security
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (3.23%) Internet
3 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.61%) Intranet
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) SAN
4 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.61%) MS Access
3 1 (1.61%) OLAP
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.61%) Power BI
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.45%) Maven
3 2 (3.23%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.23%) CppUnit
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Information Assurance Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Information Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Risk Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (4.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.23%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) SOAP
2 6 (9.68%) Kafka
3 4 (6.45%) HTML
3 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (6.45%) REST
3 4 (6.45%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) JSON
4 2 (3.23%) RESTful
4 2 (3.23%) WebSockets
5 1 (1.61%) CSS
5 1 (1.61%) jQuery
5 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (6.45%) CESG
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) AS400
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) iSeries
5 1 (1.61%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.61%) Life Science
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) VMS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) Risk Management
3 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
3 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
4 9 (14.52%) Change Management
4 9 (14.52%) Information Security
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
4 9 (14.52%) Scrum
4 9 (14.52%) Security Management
5 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
5 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.68%) Process Improvement
8 5 (8.06%) Benchmarking
8 5 (8.06%) SIEM
8 5 (8.06%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (8.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) Python
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Perl
3 4 (6.45%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.06%) CISSP
3 5 (8.06%) Master's Degree
4 4 (6.45%) CISM
4 4 (6.45%) ISACA
5 3 (4.84%) CISA
6 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) ACDT
7 1 (1.61%) ACHDS
7 1 (1.61%) ACTC
7 1 (1.61%) APMP
7 1 (1.61%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.61%) MCDST
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.61%) PMP
7 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) COBIT
1 6 (9.68%) NIST 800
2 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.84%) QA
4 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Firmware
2 1 (1.61%) NFS
2 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Ansible
2 4 (6.45%) Nagios
2 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.45%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.61%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.61%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.61%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Informatica
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Apple
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) Dell
4 1 (1.61%) FatWire
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp
4 1 (1.61%) Pega
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat