Period
to 4 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Management Information System in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Management Information System over the 6 months to 4 July 2020 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
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 160 148
Rank change year-on-year +53 -12 -23
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 939 1,653 1,938
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 2.27% 1.77% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.87% 5.54% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 971 1,111
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +4.87%
10th Percentile £261 £239 £228
90th Percentile £700 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 91 91
Median hourly rate £33.25 £22.36 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.74% +11.78% -20.00%
10th Percentile £17.17 £12.00 £13.25
90th Percentile £69.92 £53.00 £47.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £23.93 £18.00
% change year-on-year +12.85% +32.92% -28.00%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13,662 29,831 33,381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.08% 31.95% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,451 19,126 21,590
Median daily rate £475 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.40% +1.68%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £268
90th Percentile £706 £663 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 629 1,057 1,058
Median hourly rate £31.00 £20.86 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.65% -3.00% +7.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.78 £11.71
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £50.25
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +8.11%

Management Information System
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Management Information System as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Management Information System.

Daily rate trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Management Information System over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Management Information System.

Hourly rate trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Management Information System over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Top 17 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. 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
England +51 835 £475 +5.56% 178
UK excluding London +43 573 £450 - 137
London +39 318 £488 -2.50% 55
South East +20 155 £450 - 18
North of England +36 134 £475 +12.43% 56
South West +58 103 £481 +9.89% 20
Midlands +62 91 £500 +11.11% 21
North West +5 75 £475 +11.76% 30
West Midlands +46 67 £500 +5.26% 17
Scotland +55 54 £350 -22.22% 6
Yorkshire +54 44 £425 +38.21% 17
Work from Home +19 44 £425 -12.37% 21
East of England +23 35 £413 -4.35% 8
East Midlands +51 23 £400 -5.88% 4
North East +36 15 £435 -20.91% 9
Wales +29 6 £450 -7.69% 7
Northern Ireland +3 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 258 (27.48%) Information Security
2 239 (25.45%) Security Cleared
3 223 (23.75%) Finance
4 220 (23.43%) Microsoft
5 184 (19.60%) Analytical Skills
6 183 (19.49%) SC Cleared
7 179 (19.06%) Agile Software Development
8 159 (16.93%) Risk Management
9 153 (16.29%) ITIL
9 153 (16.29%) Windows
10 152 (16.19%) Degree
11 135 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
12 131 (13.95%) Public Sector
13 122 (12.99%) Azure
13 122 (12.99%) Project Management
14 121 (12.89%) Cybersecurity
15 106 (11.29%) SQL
16 104 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
17 103 (10.97%) Change Management
18 102 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
19 99 (10.54%) Active Directory
20 95 (10.12%) Decision-Making
21 93 (9.90%) CISSP
22 92 (9.80%) Service Management
23 87 (9.27%) Analytics
24 86 (9.16%) AWS
25 81 (8.63%) Oracle
26 80 (8.52%) Security Management
27 76 (8.09%) SQL Server
27 76 (8.09%) Information Assurance

Management Information System
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 37 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.24%) IIS
3 16 (1.70%) CMS
4 15 (1.60%) Apache
5 12 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.17%) Apache Spark
7 10 (1.06%) Confluence
8 8 (0.85%) Skype for Business
9 7 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.43%) GeoServer
11 4 (0.43%) SAS
11 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
12 3 (0.32%) JBoss
12 3 (0.32%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.21%) Appian
13 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 75 (7.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (6.07%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.32%) RoboHelp
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.21%) InVision
8 2 (0.21%) LaTeX
8 2 (0.21%) Sketch
8 2 (0.21%) SPSS
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.85%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.64%) assyst
5 5 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.53%) Sentinel
6 4 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.32%) Endur
7 3 (0.32%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.32%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.21%) Primavera
8 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.21%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 122 (12.99%) Azure
2 86 (9.16%) AWS
3 42 (4.47%) Office 365
4 41 (4.37%) Power Platform
5 25 (2.66%) SaaS
6 18 (1.92%) PaaS
7 16 (1.70%) IaaS
8 13 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.38%) GitHub
9 12 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (1.28%) Serverless
10 10 (1.06%) GCP
11 7 (0.75%) Azure Functions
12 6 (0.64%) PowerApps
13 4 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.43%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
14 3 (0.32%) OneDrive
14 3 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.32%) Firewall
2 49 (5.22%) DNS
3 39 (4.15%) Internet
4 31 (3.30%) Network Security
5 26 (2.77%) SAN
6 25 (2.66%) VPN
7 21 (2.24%) Skype
7 21 (2.24%) WAN
8 19 (2.02%) LAN
9 18 (1.92%) DHCP
9 18 (1.92%) TCP/IP
10 15 (1.60%) Wireless
11 12 (1.28%) VoIP
11 12 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (0.96%) EIGRP
13 9 (0.96%) Intranet
13 9 (0.96%) OSPF
14 8 (0.85%) BGP
14 8 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.94%) Power BI
3 31 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (2.66%) Relational Database
5 24 (2.56%) Big Data
6 22 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 20 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (1.70%) GIS
9 15 (1.60%) Data Lake
10 14 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (1.38%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.38%) MySQL
11 13 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (1.06%) MS Access
14 9 (0.96%) OLAP
14 9 (0.96%) SAP BW
15 8 (0.85%) Geospatial Data
15 8 (0.85%) MongoDB
15 8 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (3.09%) JIRA
2 25 (2.66%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (0.75%) Bitbucket
5 7 (0.75%) Maven
6 6 (0.64%) IBM UrbanCode
6 6 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.64%) SonarQube
6 6 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (0.53%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.53%) JUnit
7 5 (0.53%) Selenium
8 4 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.32%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.32%) Metasploit
9 3 (0.32%) PowerDesigner
9 3 (0.32%) Rational Rose
9 3 (0.32%) Subversion
9 3 (0.32%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 223 (23.75%) Finance
2 131 (13.95%) Public Sector
3 59 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.58%) Manufacturing
5 40 (4.26%) Legal
6 35 (3.73%) Marketing
7 32 (3.41%) Banking
8 25 (2.66%) Law
9 22 (2.34%) Electronics
10 21 (2.24%) Retail
11 17 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 15 (1.60%) Military
13 13 (1.38%) Back Office
14 12 (1.28%) Investment Banking
15 10 (1.06%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.85%) Local Government
16 8 (0.85%) Police
16 8 (0.85%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.75%) Billing
18 6 (0.64%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 178 (18.96%) Analyst
2 97 (10.33%) Architect
3 60 (6.39%) Consultant
4 52 (5.54%) Project Manager
5 46 (4.90%) Business Analyst
6 38 (4.05%) Administrator
7 35 (3.73%) Developer
7 35 (3.73%) Security Analyst
8 29 (3.09%) Data Analyst
8 29 (3.09%) IT Manager
9 27 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (2.66%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (2.45%) Security Consultant
12 21 (2.24%) Security Architect
13 20 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 20 (2.13%) IT Analyst
14 19 (2.02%) Data Architect
14 19 (2.02%) Service Analyst
15 18 (1.92%) Support Officer
16 17 (1.81%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.83%) Web Services
2 32 (3.41%) .NET
3 28 (2.98%) HTML
4 17 (1.81%) CSS
5 14 (1.49%) XML
6 12 (1.28%) JSON
6 12 (1.28%) Middleware
7 11 (1.17%) SOAP
8 10 (1.06%) LDAP
8 10 (1.06%) Node.js
8 10 (1.06%) RESTful
9 9 (0.96%) HTML5
9 9 (0.96%) REST
10 8 (0.85%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.75%) AngularJS
11 7 (0.75%) Kafka
11 7 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (0.75%) SailPoint
12 6 (0.64%) Java EE
12 6 (0.64%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 184 (19.60%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (2.98%) User Experience
3 27 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (2.77%) Data Structures
5 23 (2.45%) Data Centre
5 23 (2.45%) Freedom of Information
5 23 (2.45%) NHS
6 19 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
6 19 (2.02%) PKI
7 17 (1.81%) Freedom of Information Act
8 15 (1.60%) Replication
9 14 (1.49%) Virtual Team
10 13 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.28%) CESG
12 11 (1.17%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.06%) CMDB
13 10 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
15 8 (0.85%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 153 (16.29%) Windows
2 73 (7.77%) Linux
3 40 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 32 (3.41%) Windows 10
5 30 (3.19%) Unix
6 23 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (1.92%) Apple iOS
8 18 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (1.81%) Windows 7
10 15 (1.60%) Android
11 8 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
12 7 (0.75%) Solaris
12 7 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.64%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.53%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.32%) CentOS
16 2 (0.21%) AIX
17 1 (0.11%) VMS
17 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (27.48%) Information Security
2 179 (19.06%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (16.93%) Risk Management
4 153 (16.29%) ITIL
5 135 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
6 122 (12.99%) Project Management
7 121 (12.89%) Cybersecurity
8 104 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 103 (10.97%) Change Management
10 102 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
11 95 (10.12%) Decision-Making
12 92 (9.80%) Service Management
13 87 (9.27%) Analytics
14 80 (8.52%) Security Management
15 76 (8.09%) Information Assurance
16 75 (7.99%) Computer Science
17 71 (7.56%) DevOps
18 67 (7.14%) Service Delivery
19 64 (6.82%) Information Management
20 63 (6.71%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 106 (11.29%) SQL
2 67 (7.14%) Python
3 50 (5.32%) Java
4 44 (4.69%) PowerShell
5 35 (3.73%) JavaScript
6 25 (2.66%) C#
7 22 (2.34%) Bash Shell
8 18 (1.92%) C
9 17 (1.81%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.06%) VB.NET
12 9 (0.96%) Ruby
12 9 (0.96%) VBScript
13 8 (0.85%) VBA
14 7 (0.75%) Perl
14 7 (0.75%) VB
15 6 (0.64%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.53%) ABAP
16 5 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 239 (25.45%) Security Cleared
2 183 (19.49%) SC Cleared
3 152 (16.19%) Degree
4 93 (9.90%) CISSP
5 64 (6.82%) CISM
6 42 (4.47%) DV Cleared
7 40 (4.26%) CISA
8 37 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 28 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (2.45%) GIAC
12 17 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
13 15 (1.60%) CESG Certified Professional
14 12 (1.28%) MCSE
15 11 (1.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 11 (1.17%) CCNA
15 11 (1.17%) CCNP
16 10 (1.06%) CCSP
16 10 (1.06%) IISP
16 10 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (4.79%) Data Quality
3 41 (4.37%) QA
4 32 (3.41%) SLA
5 31 (3.30%) GDPR
6 27 (2.88%) COBIT
6 27 (2.88%) NCSC
7 26 (2.77%) NIST
8 22 (2.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 16 (1.70%) PCI DSS
9 16 (1.70%) RMADS
10 12 (1.28%) PMO
10 12 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
12 8 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 8 (0.85%) JSP 440
12 8 (0.85%) NIST 800
13 5 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
13 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 4 (0.43%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 99 (10.54%) Active Directory
2 41 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.49%) Docker
4 14 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.64%) vSphere
7 5 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.53%) XenApp
8 4 (0.43%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 4 (0.43%) Firmware
8 4 (0.43%) GeoWebCache
8 4 (0.43%) HDFS
8 4 (0.43%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.32%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.21%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 21 (2.24%) Puppet
2 20 (2.13%) SCCM
3 16 (1.70%) Kubernetes
4 15 (1.60%) WSUS
5 14 (1.49%) Ansible
6 13 (1.38%) Nessus
6 13 (1.38%) Single Sign-On
6 13 (1.38%) Terraform
7 8 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (0.64%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.64%) SCDPM
9 4 (0.43%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.43%) QRadar
9 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.32%) Grafana
10 3 (0.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 220 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.63%) Oracle
3 49 (5.22%) SAP
3 49 (5.22%) VMware
4 41 (4.37%) ServiceNow
5 34 (3.62%) Cisco
6 25 (2.66%) Red Hat
7 23 (2.45%) Citrix
7 23 (2.45%) Remedy
8 21 (2.24%) Tableau
9 19 (2.02%) Splunk
10 17 (1.81%) HP
10 17 (1.81%) Qualys
11 15 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.49%) Apple
12 14 (1.49%) Google
12 14 (1.49%) Sony
13 12 (1.28%) Dell
14 11 (1.17%) Juniper
15 10 (1.06%) Palo Alto