Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 97 97
Rank change year-on-year -18 0 +3
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,182 1,249 1,322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.11% 2.33% 2.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.07% 7.84% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 754 806
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -2.78%
10th Percentile £250 £227 £219
90th Percentile £623 £601 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 68 84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.12 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.41% -33.52% +2.83%
10th Percentile £12.55 £12.39 £11.73
90th Percentile £42.48 £45.75 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £19.31 £25.35
% change year-on-year +12.67% -23.80% -9.48%

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 16,717 15,926 17,420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 29.84% 29.69% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,035 9,704 10,621
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £215
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 739 750 929
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.75% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £11.39 £10.75 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.25 £47.50 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -19 367 £450 +20.00% 131
North of England -14 274 £450 -7.22% 117
Midlands +1 188 £400 - 59
South West -23 151 £440 +3.51% 49
North West -15 138 £450 -14.29% 56
West Midlands -6 125 £400 -0.62% 34
East of England -21 108 £388 -3.13% 50
Yorkshire -23 89 £425 -22.73% 48
East Midlands +17 60 £406 +16.07% 25
Scotland -49 56 £425 +14.86% 17
North East 0 51 £500 -14.97% 13
Wales -5 39 £475 +61.02% 13
Management Information System
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 285 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 279 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (20.47%) Security Cleared
4 241 (20.39%) ITIL
5 232 (19.63%) Windows
6 223 (18.87%) Degree
7 220 (18.61%) Analytical Skills
8 216 (18.27%) Information Security
9 200 (16.92%) Finance
10 175 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
11 160 (13.54%) SC Cleared
12 155 (13.11%) Project Management
13 147 (12.44%) Risk Management
14 137 (11.59%) Active Directory
15 134 (11.34%) Linux
16 128 (10.83%) Oracle
17 126 (10.66%) SQL
18 122 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 122 (10.32%) Service Management
19 114 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
20 112 (9.48%) CISSP
21 105 (8.88%) Cybersecurity
22 103 (8.71%) PRINCE2
22 103 (8.71%) Computer Science
23 100 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
23 100 (8.46%) Change Management
24 95 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
25 93 (7.87%) Firewall
26 90 (7.61%) SQL Server
27 87 (7.36%) VMware

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 65 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.05%) IIS
3 34 (2.88%) MS Exchange
4 33 (2.79%) CMS
5 30 (2.54%) Confluence
6 18 (1.52%) Documentum
7 16 (1.35%) SAS
8 13 (1.10%) Apache
8 13 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (0.76%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.68%) Apache Qpid
11 7 (0.59%) Drupal
11 7 (0.59%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.51%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.34%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.25%) JBoss
15 2 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 114 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 100 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
3 57 (4.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 35 (2.96%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.25%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.17%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.085%) InVision
9 1 (0.085%) Pixate
9 1 (0.085%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.34%) Primavera
4 4 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.34%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.25%) Maximo
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.25%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.25%) Teamcenter
5 3 (0.25%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.17%) Global One
6 2 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.17%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 81 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (4.15%) IaaS
4 48 (4.06%) Office 365
5 42 (3.55%) SaaS
6 40 (3.38%) PaaS
7 18 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (1.52%) Mimecast
8 16 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (0.51%) Akamai
10 6 (0.51%) G Suite
10 6 (0.51%) Slack
11 5 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.34%) Boomi
12 4 (0.34%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.34%) Trello
13 2 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
13 2 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 93 (7.87%) Firewall
2 42 (3.55%) TCP/IP
2 42 (3.55%) WAN
3 41 (3.47%) DNS
4 37 (3.13%) LAN
5 35 (2.96%) Network Security
5 35 (2.96%) VPN
6 31 (2.62%) Internet
7 23 (1.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 21 (1.78%) MPLS
9 19 (1.61%) Wireless
10 16 (1.35%) BGP
10 16 (1.35%) OSPF
11 15 (1.27%) SAN
12 14 (1.18%) VLAN
13 13 (1.10%) Ethernet
13 13 (1.10%) VoIP
14 11 (0.93%) Intranet
15 10 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (0.76%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
5 21 (1.78%) Power BI
6 18 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.44%) RDBMS
8 14 (1.18%) MySQL
9 13 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.93%) Big Data
11 11 (0.93%) NoSQL
12 10 (0.85%) DB2
12 10 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (0.76%) DataStage
13 9 (0.76%) GIS
13 9 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
13 9 (0.76%) MongoDB
13 9 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 72 (6.09%) JIRA
2 42 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.37%) GitLab
4 24 (2.03%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (0.85%) Maven
6 10 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.76%) Artifactory
7 9 (0.76%) ERwin
7 9 (0.76%) SonarQube
8 6 (0.51%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.51%) Selenium
8 6 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (0.42%) HP UFT
9 5 (0.42%) JUnit
10 4 (0.34%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.25%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.25%) MSI
11 3 (0.25%) SoapUI
General
1 200 (16.92%) Finance
2 74 (6.26%) Telecoms
3 47 (3.98%) Retail
4 39 (3.30%) Legal
5 34 (2.88%) Marketing
6 28 (2.37%) Banking
7 25 (2.12%) Military
8 23 (1.95%) Law
9 18 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.35%) Publishing
11 14 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (1.10%) Back Office
12 13 (1.10%) Electronics
12 13 (1.10%) Mandarin Language
13 6 (0.51%) Advertising
13 6 (0.51%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.51%) Automotive
13 6 (0.51%) Billing
14 5 (0.42%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.34%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 289 (24.45%) Analyst
2 141 (11.93%) Architect
3 78 (6.60%) Project Manager
4 76 (6.43%) Business Analyst
5 59 (4.99%) Developer
6 55 (4.65%) Security Architect
7 53 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
8 49 (4.15%) Consultant
9 44 (3.72%) Security Analyst
10 36 (3.05%) Administrator
11 35 (2.96%) Service Analyst
12 33 (2.79%) IT Manager
13 32 (2.71%) Support Engineer
14 30 (2.54%) Security Manager
14 30 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
15 25 (2.12%) IT Analyst
16 24 (2.03%) Data Analyst
16 24 (2.03%) Security Specialist
17 23 (1.95%) Service Desk Analyst
18 22 (1.86%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.89%) Web Services
2 41 (3.47%) .NET
3 37 (3.13%) REST
4 36 (3.05%) Middleware
5 30 (2.54%) XML
6 24 (2.03%) HTML
6 24 (2.03%) SOAP
7 21 (1.78%) JSON
8 15 (1.27%) Kafka
9 14 (1.18%) CSS
10 13 (1.10%) RESTful
11 11 (0.93%) LDAP
11 11 (0.93%) Spring
12 9 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (0.68%) J2EE
13 8 (0.68%) Spring Boot
14 7 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
15 6 (0.51%) .NET Framework
16 5 (0.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 220 (18.61%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
3 61 (5.16%) Data Centre
4 41 (3.47%) User Experience
5 35 (2.96%) NHS
6 28 (2.37%) Driving Licence
6 28 (2.37%) PKI
7 25 (2.12%) CESG
8 24 (2.03%) Public Cloud
9 20 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 17 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
11 15 (1.27%) CMDB
12 13 (1.10%) Taxonomies
13 12 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
13 12 (1.02%) Mainframe
14 11 (0.93%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.76%) Blackberry
15 9 (0.76%) Clustering
15 9 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 232 (19.63%) Windows
2 134 (11.34%) Linux
3 79 (6.68%) Windows Server
4 75 (6.35%) Unix
5 44 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (2.45%) Windows 10
8 20 (1.69%) Solaris
9 18 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (1.18%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.10%) Android
13 11 (0.93%) CentOS
14 8 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.51%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.42%) AIX
16 5 (0.42%) Check Point GAiA
17 3 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.25%) HPUX
17 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (20.39%) ITIL
3 216 (18.27%) Information Security
4 175 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
5 155 (13.11%) Project Management
6 147 (12.44%) Risk Management
7 122 (10.32%) Service Management
7 122 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 105 (8.88%) Cybersecurity
9 103 (8.71%) Computer Science
9 103 (8.71%) PRINCE2
10 100 (8.46%) Change Management
11 95 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
12 87 (7.36%) Data Management
13 82 (6.94%) Incident Management
13 82 (6.94%) ITIL V3
13 82 (6.94%) Security Architecture
14 76 (6.43%) Analytics
15 75 (6.35%) Migration
16 73 (6.18%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 126 (10.66%) SQL
2 65 (5.50%) Java
3 61 (5.16%) PowerShell
4 38 (3.21%) Python
5 30 (2.54%) C#
5 30 (2.54%) Shell Script
6 29 (2.45%) Perl
7 28 (2.37%) C
8 20 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 20 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 14 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 11 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 10 (0.85%) Ruby
12 9 (0.76%) VBScript
13 8 (0.68%) ABAP
14 7 (0.59%) PHP
14 7 (0.59%) VB
15 3 (0.25%) C++
15 3 (0.25%) Korn
15 3 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 242 (20.47%) Security Cleared
2 223 (18.87%) Degree
3 160 (13.54%) SC Cleared
4 112 (9.48%) CISSP
5 60 (5.08%) CISM
6 50 (4.23%) CISA
7 47 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
8 45 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 40 (3.38%) DV Cleared
10 36 (3.05%) MCSE
11 35 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (1.69%) CCNP
12 20 (1.69%) CEH
12 20 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
12 20 (1.69%) MCSA
13 19 (1.61%) GIAC
14 18 (1.52%) PMP
15 17 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 17 (1.44%) PMI Certification
15 17 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (6.18%) QA
3 68 (5.75%) SLA
4 55 (4.65%) PMO
5 50 (4.23%) GDPR
6 39 (3.30%) Data Quality
6 39 (3.30%) PCI DSS
7 29 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 29 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 14 (1.18%) JSP 440
10 12 (1.02%) COBIT
11 11 (0.93%) ISO 9001
12 10 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
12 10 (0.85%) ISO 22301
13 9 (0.76%) ISO 31000
14 8 (0.68%) HMG Infosec
15 7 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 6 (0.51%) RMADS
17 5 (0.42%) GxP
System Software
1 137 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 59 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.28%) vSphere
4 22 (1.86%) Docker
5 18 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.85%) XenApp
9 9 (0.76%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.68%) ISA Server
10 8 (0.68%) VMware NSX
11 7 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.51%) Firmware
12 6 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.34%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
15 3 (0.25%) Apache Flume
15 3 (0.25%) HDFS
15 3 (0.25%) KVM
15 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 57 (4.82%) SCCM
2 44 (3.72%) Puppet
3 41 (3.47%) SCOM
4 39 (3.30%) Ansible
5 20 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
6 18 (1.52%) Terraform
6 18 (1.52%) ZABBIX
7 17 (1.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 17 (1.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 15 (1.27%) vCenter Server
9 13 (1.10%) Nessus
9 13 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (1.10%) SCOrch
10 12 (1.02%) CloudForms
11 11 (0.93%) Nagios
12 10 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 9 (0.76%) Kubernetes
13 9 (0.76%) QRadar
13 9 (0.76%) Trend Micro Deep Security
13 9 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 285 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 128 (10.83%) Oracle
3 87 (7.36%) VMware
4 75 (6.35%) Cisco
4 75 (6.35%) SAP
5 47 (3.98%) IBM
6 44 (3.72%) HP
7 36 (3.05%) McAfee
8 26 (2.20%) Citrix
8 26 (2.20%) Google
9 25 (2.12%) Red Hat
9 25 (2.12%) ServiceNow
10 23 (1.95%) Pega
10 23 (1.95%) Splunk
11 22 (1.86%) CheckPoint
12 18 (1.52%) Remedy
13 17 (1.44%) Proofpoint
14 16 (1.35%) BMC
15 14 (1.18%) Blue Coat
16 13 (1.10%) ArcSight