Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 119 110
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 +7
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 80 53 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.46% 1.23% 1.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.79% 4.15% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 45
Scotland median daily rate £375 £331 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% -3.71% -1.71%
10th Percentile £255 £243 £206
90th Percentile £525 £497 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £43.39 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.42% +189.27% -45.34%
10th Percentile £15.00 £43.39 £13.35
90th Percentile £72.50 £52.79 £40.50
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £24.76 £22.54
% change year-on-year -27.30% +9.85% -24.24%

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 1,670 1,276 1,883
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 30.38% 29.61% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 691 1,041
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £243 £230
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 65
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £30.93 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.41% -19.68% +105.33%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.31 £13.06
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.38 £43.90
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.67
% change year-on-year +4.88% -0.82% +11.07%

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 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
Edinburgh -14 38 £425 +23.19% 6
Glasgow -13 20 £388 +14.81% 6
Renfrewshire - 13 £275 -
Aberdeen +10 1 - -
West Lothian +4 1 £375 -
Stirling -2 1 - - 1
East Lothian - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £425 -
Dundee - 1 £425 - 1
Management Information System
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 23 (28.75%) Risk Management
2 21 (26.25%) Finance
3 18 (22.50%) Change Management
4 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (20.00%) Information Security
4 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.50%) SQL
6 14 (17.50%) Project Management
7 12 (15.00%) Windows
7 12 (15.00%) Degree
7 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
8 11 (13.75%) CISSP
8 11 (13.75%) CISA
9 10 (12.50%) Banking
10 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
10 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (11.25%) DNS
10 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (10.00%) Linux
11 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
11 8 (10.00%) WAN
11 8 (10.00%) Security Management
11 8 (10.00%) Data Protection
11 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
11 8 (10.00%) Asset Management
11 8 (10.00%) Workflow
11 8 (10.00%) VMware
11 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.75%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.50%) Apache
4 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.25%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) Drupal
5 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.25%) SAS
5 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) IaaS
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) DNS
2 8 (10.00%) WAN
3 7 (8.75%) LAN
4 6 (7.50%) Firewall
5 3 (3.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.75%) SAN
6 2 (2.50%) HTTP
6 2 (2.50%) Network Security
7 1 (1.25%) DHCP
7 1 (1.25%) DSL
7 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.25%) Internet
7 1 (1.25%) Intranet
7 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.25%) MPLS
7 1 (1.25%) TACACS
7 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.25%) VPN
7 1 (1.25%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.50%) GIS
2 2 (2.50%) MS Access
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.25%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.25%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.25%) OLAP
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.25%) OrientDB
3 1 (1.25%) QlikView
3 1 (1.25%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Legal
4 2 (2.50%) Law
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Analyst
2 10 (12.50%) Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Consultant
5 5 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Risk Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Security Architect
5 5 (6.25%) Security Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Administrator
7 3 (3.75%) Information Assurance Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Information Risk Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Security Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) HTML
2 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.50%) CSS
3 2 (2.50%) HTML5
3 2 (2.50%) Kafka
3 2 (2.50%) LDAP
3 2 (2.50%) Middleware
3 2 (2.50%) REST
3 2 (2.50%) SOAP
3 2 (2.50%) Spring
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
3 2 (2.50%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) CSS3
4 1 (1.25%) Ext JS
4 1 (1.25%) JSON
4 1 (1.25%) Laravel
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) OAuth
4 1 (1.25%) SAML
4 1 (1.25%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.75%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (5.00%) PKI
4 4 (5.00%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.75%) CESG
6 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.50%) Tandem
6 2 (2.50%) User Experience
7 1 (1.25%) AS400
7 1 (1.25%) CMDB
7 1 (1.25%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.25%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.25%) iSeries
7 1 (1.25%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.00%) Linux
3 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.75%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.50%) Unix
6 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.50%) HPUX
7 2 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (1.25%) Android
8 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.25%) OpenVMS
8 1 (1.25%) VMS
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Risk Management
2 18 (22.50%) Change Management
3 16 (20.00%) Information Security
4 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.50%) Project Management
6 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 8 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 8 (10.00%) Security Management
7 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.00%) Workflow
8 7 (8.75%) Internal Audit
8 7 (8.75%) SIEM
9 6 (7.50%) Analytics
9 6 (7.50%) Decision-Making
9 6 (7.50%) ITIL
9 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.25%) Information Assurance
10 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.25%) Python
3 4 (5.00%) Java
4 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.50%) Scala
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 11 (13.75%) CISA
2 11 (13.75%) CISSP
3 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.75%) CGEIT
4 7 (8.75%) CRISC
5 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.25%) ISACA
7 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.50%) CISM
8 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.50%) MCSE
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.25%) CCNA
9 1 (1.25%) CCNP
9 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.25%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (6.25%) GDPR
2 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.75%) COBIT
3 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (3.75%) NIST 800
3 3 (3.75%) QA
4 2 (2.50%) BS7799
4 2 (2.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.50%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.50%) SLA
4 2 (2.50%) SSAE 16
5 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.50%) OpenAM
3 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 1 (1.25%) Docker
4 1 (1.25%) Firmware
4 1 (1.25%) NFS
4 1 (1.25%) RACF
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Ansible
2 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.75%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) RSA Archer
3 2 (2.50%) Cobbler
3 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.50%) Terraform
4 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.25%) Ambari
4 1 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.25%) OpenView
4 1 (1.25%) PingFederate
4 1 (1.25%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.25%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.25%) vMotion
4 1 (1.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) VMware
3 7 (8.75%) HP
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle
5 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.75%) Splunk
6 2 (2.50%) ForgeRock
6 2 (2.50%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) NetApp
6 2 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (2.50%) Open-E
6 2 (2.50%) Software AG
6 2 (2.50%) Synology
6 2 (2.50%) Veritas
6 2 (2.50%) webMethods
7 1 (1.25%) CA
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix
7 1 (1.25%) Dell
7 1 (1.25%) OutSystems
7 1 (1.25%) SAP