Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Management Information System in contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Management Information System over the 6 months to 20 October 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 98 104
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,153 1,202 1,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.12% 2.30% 2.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.89% 7.61% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 720 839
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% -0.76%
10th Percentile £220 £219 £213
90th Percentile £615 £600 £589
UK median daily rate £450 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +8.17% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 69 93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.02 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.93% -20.00% -6.05%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.31 £11.57
90th Percentile £43.00 £45.50 £50.75
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.62% -6.67% -18.00%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 16,746 15,787 19,015
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 30.73% 30.27% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,894 9,522 11,553
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £240 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 790 820 976
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.09 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.43% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.84 £10.95 £11.53
90th Percentile £50.75 £48.75 £45.25
UK median hourly rate £21.18 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.90% - +6.89%

Management Information System
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Management Information System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Management Information System in the UK excluding London

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Information System in the UK excluding London

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK excluding London

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Management Information System in the UK excluding London

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK excluding London

Management Information System
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
South East -27 366 £438 +16.67% 109
North of England -1 269 £425 -5.56% 82
Midlands -20 167 £413 +17.86% 78
South West -8 152 £450 +6.38% 69
North West +15 151 £408 -20.49% 48
West Midlands -12 117 £400 - 46
East of England -26 99 £388 -3.13% 60
Yorkshire -33 78 £433 -13.50% 28
Scotland -34 61 £425 +34.92% 25
East Midlands +6 47 £406 +16.07% 32
North East +3 46 £475 -5.00% 6
Wales -4 44 £365 +12.31% 15
Management Information System
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 274 (23.76%) Microsoft
2 250 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (20.99%) ITIL
4 230 (19.95%) Security Cleared
5 218 (18.91%) Finance
6 210 (18.21%) Information Security
6 210 (18.21%) Degree
7 206 (17.87%) Windows
8 204 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
9 187 (16.22%) Project Management
10 174 (15.09%) Risk Management
11 156 (13.53%) Problem-Solving
12 146 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 142 (12.32%) Service Management
14 137 (11.88%) SC Cleared
15 122 (10.58%) Microsoft Excel
16 114 (9.89%) PRINCE2
16 114 (9.89%) Oracle
16 114 (9.89%) CISSP
17 111 (9.63%) Active Directory
17 111 (9.63%) SQL
18 106 (9.19%) Change Management
19 102 (8.85%) Linux
20 93 (8.07%) Cybersecurity
21 90 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
22 89 (7.72%) Business Intelligence
23 88 (7.63%) Firewall
24 87 (7.55%) Computer Science
24 87 (7.55%) Business Analysis
24 87 (7.55%) Data Management

Management Information System
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 62 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 31 (2.69%) CMS
3 29 (2.52%) IIS
4 28 (2.43%) MS Exchange
5 27 (2.34%) Confluence
6 16 (1.39%) Apache
6 16 (1.39%) SAS
7 13 (1.13%) Documentum
8 12 (1.04%) OpenStack
9 11 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.69%) Drupal
10 8 (0.69%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.52%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.43%) Apache Qpid
13 5 (0.43%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 122 (10.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 90 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
3 69 (5.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 42 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 41 (3.56%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.26%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.17%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.087%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.087%) InVision
9 1 (0.087%) Pixate
9 1 (0.087%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.52%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.35%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.35%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.35%) Teamcenter
5 3 (0.26%) Global One
5 3 (0.26%) Maximo
5 3 (0.26%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.26%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.26%) SmartPlant
6 2 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.17%) Primavera
6 2 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.17%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 2 (0.17%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.17%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.17%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 65 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (3.56%) IaaS
2 41 (3.56%) Office 365
3 34 (2.95%) PaaS
4 27 (2.34%) SaaS
5 17 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.21%) Mimecast
7 11 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.78%) Slack
9 9 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
10 7 (0.61%) Trello
11 6 (0.52%) Akamai
12 4 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.26%) Boomi
13 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
14 2 (0.17%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 88 (7.63%) Firewall
2 38 (3.30%) Network Security
3 33 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 30 (2.60%) WAN
5 27 (2.34%) DNS
6 26 (2.25%) LAN
7 22 (1.91%) Wireless
8 20 (1.73%) MPLS
9 19 (1.65%) Internet
10 18 (1.56%) SAN
11 17 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (1.30%) VPN
13 12 (1.04%) Skype
13 12 (1.04%) SMS
13 12 (1.04%) VLAN
14 11 (0.95%) Ethernet
14 11 (0.95%) Unified Communications
15 10 (0.87%) Intranet
15 10 (0.87%) VoIP
16 9 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (2.69%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
5 21 (1.82%) Power BI
6 20 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.39%) Big Data
8 15 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.21%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 12 (1.04%) MySQL
10 12 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.87%) NoSQL
11 10 (0.87%) Oracle Database
11 10 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 9 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.78%) MS Access
13 8 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 57 (4.94%) JIRA
2 34 (2.95%) Jenkins
3 31 (2.69%) Git (software)
4 22 (1.91%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (1.04%) GitLab
7 11 (0.95%) ERwin
8 9 (0.78%) Artifactory
8 9 (0.78%) Maven
8 9 (0.78%) SonarQube
9 8 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.43%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.43%) MSI
11 5 (0.43%) Selenium
12 4 (0.35%) Subversion
12 4 (0.35%) Toad
13 3 (0.26%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.26%) JUnit
13 3 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 218 (18.91%) Finance
2 75 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 63 (5.46%) Legal
4 36 (3.12%) Retail
5 34 (2.95%) Law
6 31 (2.69%) Marketing
7 29 (2.52%) Military
8 28 (2.43%) Banking
9 24 (2.08%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.47%) Publishing
11 14 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.04%) Mandarin Language
13 11 (0.95%) Electronics
14 9 (0.78%) Back Office
15 6 (0.52%) Automotive
15 6 (0.52%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.43%) Advertising
16 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.43%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 288 (24.98%) Analyst
2 142 (12.32%) Architect
3 85 (7.37%) Project Manager
4 76 (6.59%) Business Analyst
5 61 (5.29%) Security Architect
6 54 (4.68%) Developer
7 50 (4.34%) Solutions Architect
8 48 (4.16%) Consultant
9 40 (3.47%) Security Analyst
10 35 (3.04%) Administrator
10 35 (3.04%) Service Analyst
11 32 (2.78%) Security Manager
12 31 (2.69%) IT Manager
13 30 (2.60%) Data Analyst
14 27 (2.34%) IT Analyst
15 26 (2.25%) Security Consultant
15 26 (2.25%) Service Desk Analyst
15 26 (2.25%) Service Manager
16 24 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
17 23 (1.99%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.73%) .NET
2 31 (2.69%) Web Services
3 30 (2.60%) REST
4 25 (2.17%) Middleware
5 22 (1.91%) HTML
5 22 (1.91%) XML
6 19 (1.65%) JSON
7 18 (1.56%) CSS
8 17 (1.47%) Spring
9 15 (1.30%) SOAP
10 14 (1.21%) Kafka
11 11 (0.95%) LDAP
11 11 (0.95%) Spring Boot
12 9 (0.78%) J2EE
12 9 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (0.78%) RESTful
13 8 (0.69%) Node.js
13 8 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (0.52%) ASP.NET
15 5 (0.43%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 204 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 69 (5.98%) Self-Motivation
4 56 (4.86%) Data Centre
5 37 (3.21%) User Experience
6 28 (2.43%) Driving Licence
7 27 (2.34%) NHS
8 26 (2.25%) CMDB
9 24 (2.08%) PKI
10 21 (1.82%) CESG
10 21 (1.82%) Virtual Team
11 19 (1.65%) Public Cloud
12 17 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
13 16 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 13 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.13%) Life Science
15 12 (1.04%) Mainframe
16 10 (0.87%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.87%) N-Tier
16 10 (0.87%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 206 (17.87%) Windows
2 102 (8.85%) Linux
3 60 (5.20%) Unix
4 59 (5.12%) Windows Server
5 40 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.91%) Windows 10
8 21 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (1.73%) Solaris
10 16 (1.39%) Windows 7
11 15 (1.30%) Android
12 14 (1.21%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.95%) CentOS
13 11 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
15 4 (0.35%) Check Point GAiA
15 4 (0.35%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (20.99%) ITIL
3 210 (18.21%) Information Security
4 187 (16.22%) Project Management
5 174 (15.09%) Risk Management
6 156 (13.53%) Problem-Solving
7 146 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 142 (12.32%) Service Management
9 114 (9.89%) PRINCE2
10 106 (9.19%) Change Management
11 93 (8.07%) Cybersecurity
12 89 (7.72%) Business Intelligence
13 87 (7.55%) Business Analysis
13 87 (7.55%) Data Management
14 79 (6.85%) Security Architecture
15 78 (6.76%) Service Delivery
16 77 (6.68%) ITIL V3
17 75 (6.50%) Incident Management
18 73 (6.33%) Migration
19 72 (6.24%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (9.63%) SQL
2 53 (4.60%) Java
3 51 (4.42%) PowerShell
4 40 (3.47%) Python
5 29 (2.52%) C#
6 27 (2.34%) Perl
7 25 (2.17%) C
8 24 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 21 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 17 (1.47%) T-SQL
11 14 (1.21%) Bash Shell
12 9 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 9 (0.78%) VB
13 8 (0.69%) Ruby
13 8 (0.69%) VBScript
14 7 (0.61%) PHP
15 5 (0.43%) Korn
15 5 (0.43%) VBA
16 4 (0.35%) ABAP
17 3 (0.26%) AWK
Qualifications
1 230 (19.95%) Security Cleared
2 210 (18.21%) Degree
3 137 (11.88%) SC Cleared
4 114 (9.89%) CISSP
5 63 (5.46%) CISM
6 50 (4.34%) CISA
7 42 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 36 (3.12%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (2.60%) DV Cleared
10 26 (2.25%) MCSE
11 23 (1.99%) CCNP
12 22 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (1.73%) PMP
14 19 (1.65%) ISEB
14 19 (1.65%) PMI Certification
15 17 (1.47%) CEH
15 17 (1.47%) CESG Certified Professional
15 17 (1.47%) GIAC
15 17 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.76%) QA
2 77 (6.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 70 (6.07%) SLA
4 56 (4.86%) GDPR
5 51 (4.42%) Data Quality
6 50 (4.34%) PMO
7 40 (3.47%) PCI DSS
8 29 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 26 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 19 (1.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 13 (1.13%) COBIT
11 13 (1.13%) JSP 440
12 11 (0.95%) ISO 9001
13 10 (0.87%) ISAE 3402
14 9 (0.78%) ISO 22301
14 9 (0.78%) ISO 31000
14 9 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 8 (0.69%) HMG Infosec
16 6 (0.52%) GxP
17 5 (0.43%) COSO
System Software
1 111 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 47 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.47%) Docker
4 16 (1.39%) vSphere
5 15 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.95%) XenApp
7 7 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.61%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.43%) Firmware
8 5 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.35%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 4 (0.35%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.35%) NFS
9 4 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.35%) VMware NSX
9 4 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 43 (3.73%) SCCM
2 32 (2.78%) Ansible
3 28 (2.43%) Puppet
4 27 (2.34%) SCOM
5 26 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
6 21 (1.82%) Terraform
7 13 (1.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 13 (1.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 13 (1.13%) SCOrch
8 12 (1.04%) CloudForms
8 12 (1.04%) Nessus
8 12 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.78%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 8 (0.69%) Nagios
10 8 (0.69%) vCenter Server
11 7 (0.61%) CSIRT
11 7 (0.61%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.61%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.52%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 6 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 274 (23.76%) Microsoft
2 114 (9.89%) Oracle
3 70 (6.07%) VMware
4 67 (5.81%) SAP
5 65 (5.64%) Cisco
6 42 (3.64%) IBM
7 41 (3.56%) HP
8 26 (2.25%) McAfee
9 23 (1.99%) Remedy
10 21 (1.82%) Citrix
11 19 (1.65%) CheckPoint
12 18 (1.56%) Google
12 18 (1.56%) Tableau
13 17 (1.47%) ServiceNow
14 16 (1.39%) Red Hat
15 15 (1.30%) Pega
16 14 (1.21%) Proofpoint
16 14 (1.21%) Qualys
16 14 (1.21%) Splunk
17 12 (1.04%) Centrify