Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 143 96 132
Rank change year-on-year -47 +36 +26
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,573 781 1,632
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.85% 2.45% 1.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.22% 7.79% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 465 933
10th Percentile £229 £244 £250
25th Percentile £400 £350 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £600 £566 £550
90th Percentile £688 £647 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +0.54% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 52 105
10th Percentile £11.65 £14.09 £11.70
25th Percentile £15.32 £16.34 £16.00
Median hourly rate £24.27 £30.75 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year -21.07% +23.00% +16.28%
75th Percentile £55.00 £54.06 £43.25
90th Percentile £65.00 £76.78 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.18 £29.15 £22.34
% change year-on-year -17.07% +30.52% +23.88%

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 25,271 10,029 24,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.79% 31.49% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,774 6,842 15,984
10th Percentile £303 £263 £265
25th Percentile £413 £368 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £480 £475
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% -
75th Percentile £625 £600 £575
90th Percentile £725 £713 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £421 £425
% change year-on-year +7.02% -1.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 695 326 867
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.01 £11.78
25th Percentile £15.02 £16.00 £14.28
Median hourly rate £24.08 £26.11 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -7.77% +27.37% +2.50%
75th Percentile £49.38 £45.00 £46.00
90th Percentile £64.90 £58.13 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year -13.04% +20.86% +0.16%

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 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 2021. 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 -43 1,291 £500 +5.26% 597
UK excluding London -40 706 £463 +0.54% 457
London -23 628 £525 +10.53% 178
Work from Home -23 419 £525 +23.53% 93
South East -36 195 £500 +5.21% 88
North of England -28 136 £450 +26.32% 121
Midlands -45 102 £450 -5.26% 88
Scotland -28 99 £419 -16.25% 31
South West -37 83 £475 -1.04% 52
North West -30 69 £406 +62.50% 64
West Midlands -39 69 £500 -2.44% 61
East of England -27 64 £358 -16.37% 66
Yorkshire -16 61 £500 +17.65% 43
East Midlands -39 33 £397 +51.08% 27
Wales -9 27 £550 +57.14% 9
North East -8 6 £413 +17.86% 14
Northern Ireland 0 2 - - 3

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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.

1 533 (33.88%) Social Skills
2 428 (27.21%) Finance
3 358 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
4 354 (22.50%) Information Security
5 306 (19.45%) Degree
6 293 (18.63%) Microsoft
7 271 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
8 256 (16.27%) Project Management
9 240 (15.26%) SQL
10 227 (14.43%) Azure
11 211 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
12 200 (12.71%) Security Cleared
13 189 (12.02%) Risk Management
14 188 (11.95%) Analytics
15 182 (11.57%) Public Sector
16 175 (11.13%) Business Intelligence
17 168 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
18 165 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
19 160 (10.17%) ITIL
19 160 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
20 152 (9.66%) Computer Science
20 152 (9.66%) Decision-Making
21 149 (9.47%) SC Cleared
22 144 (9.15%) Change Management
23 143 (9.09%) CISSP
23 143 (9.09%) Project Delivery
24 140 (8.90%) Windows
25 137 (8.71%) AWS
26 133 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
27 132 (8.39%) Information Management

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 63 (4.01%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.16%) Confluence
3 24 (1.53%) Apache Spark
4 19 (1.21%) Apache Airflow
5 16 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (0.89%) Jupyter
7 13 (0.83%) CMS
8 12 (0.76%) Apache
9 11 (0.70%) Luigi
10 9 (0.57%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.51%) IIS
12 7 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.38%) Documentum
14 5 (0.32%) ArcGIS
14 5 (0.32%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.32%) SAS
14 5 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.25%) JBoss
15 4 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 165 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 133 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
3 80 (5.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 33 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
6 27 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.32%) Figma
8 4 (0.25%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.19%) InVision
9 3 (0.19%) ProjectWise
9 3 (0.19%) Sketch
9 3 (0.19%) SPSS
10 2 (0.13%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.13%) Windchill
11 1 (0.064%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.064%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.064%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.064%) Revit
Business Applications
1 16 (1.02%) Maximo
2 13 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.76%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.45%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 6 (0.38%) SAP AFS
5 6 (0.38%) SAP Retail
6 5 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 5 (0.32%) Teamcenter
7 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.25%) SAP MDM
7 4 (0.25%) VisionPLUS
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.19%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.19%) SAP PM
8 3 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.19%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 227 (14.43%) Azure
2 137 (8.71%) AWS
3 100 (6.36%) Microsoft 365
4 93 (5.91%) Power Platform
5 81 (5.15%) SaaS
6 63 (4.01%) IaaS
7 55 (3.50%) PaaS
8 43 (2.73%) GCP
9 25 (1.59%) Serverless
10 23 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
11 21 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (1.34%) GitHub
12 19 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
12 19 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
13 15 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (0.83%) Amazon S3
15 12 (0.76%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 12 (0.76%) Azure Functions
16 11 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
17 10 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 81 (5.15%) Firewall
2 45 (2.86%) Network Security
3 44 (2.80%) DNS
4 41 (2.61%) WAN
5 34 (2.16%) Internet
5 34 (2.16%) VPN
6 33 (2.10%) LAN
7 28 (1.78%) HTTP
8 21 (1.34%) TCP/IP
9 18 (1.14%) Ethernet
9 18 (1.14%) SAN
9 18 (1.14%) Wireless
10 16 (1.02%) DHCP
10 16 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (0.76%) SD-WAN
13 11 (0.70%) Radio Access Network
14 10 (0.64%) SNMP
14 10 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
2 85 (5.40%) Power BI
3 79 (5.02%) SQL Server
4 57 (3.62%) Relational Database
5 47 (2.99%) Metadata
6 37 (2.35%) Tableau
7 32 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (1.97%) Big Data
8 31 (1.97%) NoSQL
9 29 (1.84%) GIS
9 29 (1.84%) QlikView
10 26 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (1.46%) Geospatial Data
12 22 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 19 (1.21%) Hadoop
15 17 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
15 17 (1.08%) Data Lake
15 17 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 77 (4.90%) JIRA
2 54 (3.43%) Git (software)
3 44 (2.80%) Jenkins
4 17 (1.08%) Gatling
5 16 (1.02%) GitLab
6 10 (0.64%) Bitbucket
6 10 (0.64%) Maven
7 9 (0.57%) Artifactory
7 9 (0.57%) Metasploit
7 9 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (0.57%) Subversion
7 9 (0.57%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.51%) Mockito
9 7 (0.45%) Postman
9 7 (0.45%) SonarQube
10 6 (0.38%) ERwin
10 6 (0.38%) Selenium
11 5 (0.32%) Gradle
11 5 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.32%) TeamCity
General
1 533 (33.88%) Social Skills
2 428 (27.21%) Finance
3 271 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
4 182 (11.57%) Public Sector
5 117 (7.44%) Presentation Skills
6 97 (6.17%) Banking
7 90 (5.72%) Marketing
8 82 (5.21%) Telecoms
9 77 (4.90%) Legal
10 65 (4.13%) Manufacturing
11 59 (3.75%) Influencing Skills
11 59 (3.75%) Organisational Skills
12 46 (2.92%) Investment Banking
13 36 (2.29%) Electronics
13 36 (2.29%) Law
14 35 (2.23%) Local Government
14 35 (2.23%) Retail
15 16 (1.02%) Military
15 16 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 308 (19.58%) Analyst
2 232 (14.75%) Architect
3 134 (8.52%) Developer
4 121 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 108 (6.87%) Project Manager
6 97 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
7 62 (3.94%) Consultant
8 58 (3.69%) Data Analyst
9 49 (3.12%) Security Manager
10 40 (2.54%) Security Analyst
11 37 (2.35%) Security Architect
12 36 (2.29%) Data Architect
13 35 (2.23%) IT Manager
14 34 (2.16%) DevOps Engineer
15 33 (2.10%) Data Engineer
16 31 (1.97%) Technical Architect
17 27 (1.72%) Administrator
17 27 (1.72%) Designer
18 26 (1.65%) Java Developer
18 26 (1.65%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (2.54%) .NET
2 37 (2.35%) Web Services
3 30 (1.91%) HTML
3 30 (1.91%) Node.js
4 24 (1.53%) REST
5 21 (1.34%) CSS
5 21 (1.34%) React
6 19 (1.21%) JSON
7 18 (1.14%) Kafka
7 18 (1.14%) Middleware
7 18 (1.14%) Spring
8 17 (1.08%) D3.js
8 17 (1.08%) Shiny
9 16 (1.02%) AngularJS
10 14 (0.89%) RESTful
11 12 (0.76%) XML
12 11 (0.70%) Play Framework
13 10 (0.64%) Akka
13 10 (0.64%) WebSockets
14 9 (0.57%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 62 (3.94%) User Experience
2 58 (3.69%) Data Centre
3 54 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
4 53 (3.37%) NHS
5 38 (2.42%) Data Structures
6 36 (2.29%) Legacy Systems
7 33 (2.10%) Social Media
8 26 (1.65%) Cloud Native
9 24 (1.53%) Virtual Team
10 23 (1.46%) CMDB
11 20 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
13 18 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
14 17 (1.08%) Algorithms
14 17 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
14 17 (1.08%) PKI
15 16 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
16 15 (0.95%) Freedom of Information Act
16 15 (0.95%) Private Cloud
17 14 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 140 (8.90%) Windows
2 127 (8.07%) Linux
3 51 (3.24%) Unix
4 30 (1.91%) Windows Server
5 29 (1.84%) Windows 10
6 20 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.95%) Android
7 15 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.45%) Solaris
11 6 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2019
12 5 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
13 4 (0.25%) AIX
14 3 (0.19%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.19%) VMS
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (22.50%) Information Security
3 256 (16.27%) Project Management
4 211 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
5 189 (12.02%) Risk Management
6 188 (11.95%) Analytics
7 175 (11.13%) Business Intelligence
8 168 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 160 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
9 160 (10.17%) ITIL
10 152 (9.66%) Computer Science
10 152 (9.66%) Decision-Making
11 144 (9.15%) Change Management
12 143 (9.09%) Project Delivery
13 132 (8.39%) Information Management
14 130 (8.26%) Data Modelling
15 111 (7.06%) Data Management
16 110 (6.99%) DevOps
17 107 (6.80%) Security Management
18 106 (6.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (15.26%) SQL
2 123 (7.82%) Python
3 93 (5.91%) Java
4 54 (3.43%) JavaScript
5 43 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 34 (2.16%) C#
7 33 (2.10%) C
8 29 (1.84%) Scala
9 28 (1.78%) R
9 28 (1.78%) VBA
10 27 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 15 (0.95%) C++
11 15 (0.95%) Perl
11 15 (0.95%) Ruby
11 15 (0.95%) T-SQL
11 15 (0.95%) TypeScript
12 12 (0.76%) PHP
13 9 (0.57%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 306 (19.45%) Degree
2 200 (12.71%) Security Cleared
3 149 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 143 (9.09%) CISSP
5 70 (4.45%) CISM
5 70 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 55 (3.50%) CISA
7 42 (2.67%) PMP
8 39 (2.48%) CRISC
8 39 (2.48%) PMI Certification
9 35 (2.23%) DV Cleared
10 29 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
11 26 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
12 22 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
14 20 (1.27%) GIAC
14 20 (1.27%) Master's Degree
15 18 (1.14%) CEH
15 18 (1.14%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (7.31%) Data Quality
2 94 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 92 (5.85%) QA
4 64 (4.07%) GDPR
5 60 (3.81%) NIST
6 44 (2.80%) COBIT
6 44 (2.80%) SLA
7 37 (2.35%) PCI DSS
7 37 (2.35%) PMO
8 31 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 29 (1.84%) GRC
10 25 (1.59%) NCSC
11 19 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 17 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
13 16 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
14 14 (0.89%) Accessibility
15 12 (0.76%) RMADS
16 11 (0.70%) JSP 440
17 9 (0.57%) ITGC
17 9 (0.57%) NIST 800
System Software
1 79 (5.02%) Active Directory
2 65 (4.13%) Docker
3 27 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.64%) vSphere
6 9 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (0.45%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.32%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 5 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.32%) XenApp
9 4 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.19%) Firmware
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.064%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.064%) NFS
11 1 (0.064%) Samba
11 1 (0.064%) Squid
Systems Management
1 57 (3.62%) Terraform
2 54 (3.43%) Kubernetes
3 39 (2.48%) Ansible
4 26 (1.65%) Grafana
5 25 (1.59%) SCCM
6 24 (1.53%) Prometheus
7 22 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (0.76%) AirWatch
9 9 (0.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 9 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (0.51%) Packer
10 8 (0.51%) QRadar
11 6 (0.38%) Nessus
11 6 (0.38%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.38%) Nmap
11 6 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.25%) Control-M
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 293 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 129 (8.20%) SAP
3 88 (5.59%) Oracle
4 61 (3.88%) Cisco
5 45 (2.86%) IBM
5 45 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 41 (2.61%) ServiceNow
7 38 (2.42%) Splunk
8 37 (2.35%) VMware
9 29 (1.84%) Google
10 26 (1.65%) Citrix
11 23 (1.46%) Alteryx
12 20 (1.27%) Databricks
13 15 (0.95%) Remedy
14 14 (0.89%) Informatica
15 12 (0.76%) Workday
16 11 (0.70%) CyberArk
16 11 (0.70%) Dell
16 11 (0.70%) HP
17 10 (0.64%) Red Hat