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 3 months to 30 March 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 83 81
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 42 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.36% 1.84% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.27% 5.95% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 23
Median daily rate £300 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -2.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £52.17 £14.50 £13.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +259.79% +10.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £41.85 £31.15
% change year-on-year -40.26% +34.34%  

Management Information System is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 578 807 747
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 32.45% 30.88% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 444 390
Median daily rate £369 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.62% +1.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 25
Median hourly rate £47.23 £39.00 £19.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.10% +96.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £14.94 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.80 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Management Information System
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Management Information System as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 26 £213 -46.87% 1
Glasgow +3 12 £310 +58.97% 1
Renfrewshire +9 2 £445 +3.48% 1
Stirling - 1 £475 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Management Information System
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 33 (47.14%) Finance
2 25 (35.71%) Degree
3 23 (32.86%) Computer Science
4 19 (27.14%) Java
5 18 (25.71%) Linux
6 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
7 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (15.71%) Windows
8 11 (15.71%) SQL
8 11 (15.71%) Banking
8 11 (15.71%) Spring
8 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
9 10 (14.29%) Project Management
10 9 (12.86%) Oracle
10 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (12.86%) ETL
11 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.00%) Legal
12 7 (10.00%) QA
12 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (8.57%) Analytics
13 6 (8.57%) Asset Management
13 6 (8.57%) Information Security
13 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.57%) MS Office
14 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
14 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
14 5 (7.14%) Web Services
14 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
14 5 (7.14%) Change 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 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) MS Project
4 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.43%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) thinkFolio
1 2 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) LAN
2 3 (4.29%) WAN
3 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.43%) DHCP
4 1 (1.43%) DNS
4 1 (1.43%) FTP
4 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.43%) Network Security
4 1 (1.43%) TACACS
4 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
4 1 (1.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.29%) GIS
6 2 (2.86%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (2.86%) QGIS
6 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.86%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.43%) Big Data
7 1 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (1.43%) Power BI
7 1 (1.43%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.43%) QlikView
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (47.14%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.29%) Local Government
5 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
6 1 (1.43%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Analyst
2 17 (24.29%) Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Junior
6 6 (8.57%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Junior Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Junior Java Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Data Modeller
8 3 (4.29%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) Spring
2 5 (7.14%) Web Services
3 4 (5.71%) WSDL
3 4 (5.71%) XML
3 4 (5.71%) XML Messaging
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
4 2 (2.86%) PostGIS
5 1 (1.43%) .NET
5 1 (1.43%) HTML
5 1 (1.43%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) Node.js
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.86%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.43%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.43%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.43%) iPad
6 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 4 (5.71%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) Android
4 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
5 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.43%) Solaris
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
2 10 (14.29%) Project Management
3 9 (12.86%) ETL
4 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.57%) Analytics
5 6 (8.57%) Asset Management
5 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.57%) Information Security
6 5 (7.14%) Change Management
6 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.71%) Data Analytics
7 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.71%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) Java
2 11 (15.71%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.29%) Python
3 3 (4.29%) VBA
4 2 (2.86%) C
4 2 (2.86%) Perl
4 2 (2.86%) PHP
4 2 (2.86%) R
5 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.43%) Korn
5 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CISSP
3 2 (2.86%) CCNP
3 2 (2.86%) CGEIT
3 2 (2.86%) CISA
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.86%) CRISC
3 2 (2.86%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.43%) CCIE
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) CEH
4 1 (1.43%) CISM
4 1 (1.43%) GIAC
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.43%) BS7666
4 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) RACF
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (1.43%) QRadar
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) Charles River
4 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.86%) Sun
5 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) Anaplan
5 1 (1.43%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) Canon
5 1 (1.43%) Citrix
5 1 (1.43%) Dell
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Mitel
5 1 (1.43%) RapidMiner
5 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.43%) Splunk
5 1 (1.43%) Tableau
5 1 (1.43%) VMware