Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 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
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 127 114
Rank change year-on-year -24 -13 -6
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,862 1,961 2,300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.81% 2.00% 2.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.30% 5.86% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,027 1,157 1,371
UK median daily rate £450 £416 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.17% +0.85% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £215
90th Percentile £650 £617 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 93 115
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £24.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -5.89% -11.13%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.27 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.20 £49.75 £47.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -10.00% -26.61% -0.69%

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 35,148 33,482 36,574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.11% 34.18% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,891 21,852 23,899
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,073 1,048 1,233
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.23 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.30% +1.90% +12.59%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.34
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £46.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.78
% change year-on-year - -3.75% +18.74%

Management Information System
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Top 15 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 18 September 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
England -22 1,719 £450 +5.88% 587
UK excluding London -14 1,164 £424 +5.88% 444
London -32 648 £483 +9.66% 174
South East -20 390 £422 +8.21% 123
North of England +8 272 £413 -8.33% 95
Midlands -17 160 £425 +21.43% 72
South West -2 149 £450 +6.38% 65
North West 0 143 £405 -19.00% 52
West Midlands -20 111 £425 +10.39% 54
East of England -33 97 £413 +3.38% 58
Yorkshire -10 89 £425 -15.00% 38
Scotland -14 68 £400 +26.98% 20
North East 0 48 £490 -2.00% 5
East Midlands -6 46 £406 +16.07% 18
Wales -11 33 £388 +19.69% 9

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 495 (26.58%) Finance
2 436 (23.42%) Microsoft
3 406 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
4 360 (19.33%) Project Management
5 348 (18.69%) Information Security
6 337 (18.10%) Degree
7 317 (17.02%) ITIL
8 316 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
9 287 (15.41%) Security Cleared
10 263 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 261 (14.02%) Risk Management
12 248 (13.32%) Windows
13 247 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
14 219 (11.76%) SQL
15 218 (11.71%) Microsoft Excel
16 198 (10.63%) Oracle
17 192 (10.31%) Change Management
18 181 (9.72%) SC Cleared
19 177 (9.51%) Business Analysis
20 174 (9.34%) Service Management
21 173 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
22 171 (9.18%) CISSP
23 166 (8.92%) Analytics
24 165 (8.86%) Active Directory
25 157 (8.43%) PRINCE2
26 149 (8.00%) Firewall
27 148 (7.95%) Cybersecurity
28 141 (7.57%) Migration
29 140 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
30 139 (7.47%) Data 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
1 117 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 51 (2.74%) Confluence
3 38 (2.04%) CMS
3 38 (2.04%) IIS
4 32 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 26 (1.40%) SAS
6 19 (1.02%) Apache
7 15 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (0.59%) OpenStack
11 10 (0.54%) Documentum
12 8 (0.43%) Drupal
12 8 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.38%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.32%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 218 (11.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 140 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
3 120 (6.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 80 (4.30%) MS Visio
5 61 (3.28%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.43%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.054%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.054%) Blender
10 1 (0.054%) CATIA
10 1 (0.054%) InDesign
10 1 (0.054%) InVision
10 1 (0.054%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.054%) Pixate
10 1 (0.054%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.70%) SAP ERP
4 11 (0.59%) Eloqua
5 9 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.38%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.21%) Bloomberg AIM
8 4 (0.21%) Maximo
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.21%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.16%) Global One
9 3 (0.16%) SAP MDG
9 3 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 125 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (4.24%) Office 365
4 54 (2.90%) SaaS
5 49 (2.63%) IaaS
6 44 (2.36%) PaaS
7 26 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (0.75%) Mimecast
9 14 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
10 13 (0.70%) GitHub
11 11 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
12 10 (0.54%) Google Analytics
13 9 (0.48%) Slack
13 9 (0.48%) Trello
14 7 (0.38%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.38%) G Suite
15 6 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 6 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (0.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 149 (8.00%) Firewall
2 75 (4.03%) Network Security
3 57 (3.06%) TCP/IP
4 55 (2.95%) WAN
5 45 (2.42%) LAN
6 43 (2.31%) DNS
7 42 (2.26%) VPN
8 40 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 38 (2.04%) Wireless
10 37 (1.99%) Internet
11 32 (1.72%) SAN
12 29 (1.56%) SMS
13 25 (1.34%) DHCP
14 22 (1.18%) MPLS
14 22 (1.18%) SSL
15 18 (0.97%) Intranet
15 18 (0.97%) OSPF
15 18 (0.97%) VoIP
16 17 (0.91%) VLAN
17 16 (0.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 77 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 43 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
5 42 (2.26%) Power BI
6 32 (1.72%) Big Data
7 30 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.24%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.18%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.02%) MySQL
13 18 (0.97%) SAP HANA
14 17 (0.91%) Apache Hive
14 17 (0.91%) GIS
15 16 (0.86%) NoSQL
15 16 (0.86%) QlikView
16 15 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 15 (0.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 94 (5.05%) JIRA
2 44 (2.36%) Jenkins
3 36 (1.93%) Git (software)
4 21 (1.13%) Visual Studio
5 16 (0.86%) SonarQube
6 15 (0.81%) ERwin
7 12 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (0.64%) TeamCity
8 11 (0.59%) Selenium
8 11 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (0.54%) GitLab
10 9 (0.48%) Artifactory
10 9 (0.48%) Maven
11 7 (0.38%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.38%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.38%) JMeter
11 7 (0.38%) Subversion
11 7 (0.38%) Toad
12 6 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 495 (26.58%) Finance
2 136 (7.30%) Legal
3 100 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 96 (5.16%) Banking
5 67 (3.60%) Law
6 66 (3.54%) Marketing
7 59 (3.17%) Retail
8 35 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 32 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 30 (1.61%) Military
11 23 (1.24%) Publishing
12 22 (1.18%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.75%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.70%) Electronics
14 13 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.64%) Billing
16 11 (0.59%) Advertising
16 11 (0.59%) Back Office
17 9 (0.48%) General Ledger
17 9 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 500 (26.85%) Analyst
2 223 (11.98%) Architect
3 151 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 137 (7.36%) Project Manager
5 111 (5.96%) Consultant
6 110 (5.91%) Developer
7 87 (4.67%) Security Architect
8 73 (3.92%) Data Analyst
9 72 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
10 66 (3.54%) Security Analyst
11 62 (3.33%) Administrator
12 53 (2.85%) Service Analyst
13 52 (2.79%) Security Consultant
14 49 (2.63%) IT Manager
15 43 (2.31%) Service Desk Analyst
16 40 (2.15%) Security Manager
17 39 (2.09%) Service Manager
18 37 (1.99%) Information Analyst
19 35 (1.88%) IT Analyst
19 35 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (3.11%) .NET
2 53 (2.85%) Web Services
3 42 (2.26%) HTML
4 38 (2.04%) Middleware
5 37 (1.99%) REST
6 33 (1.77%) XML
7 32 (1.72%) CSS
8 30 (1.61%) RESTful
8 30 (1.61%) SAML
9 29 (1.56%) Spring
10 28 (1.50%) OAuth
11 26 (1.40%) SOAP
12 19 (1.02%) LDAP
13 17 (0.91%) ASP.NET
13 17 (0.91%) Kafka
14 16 (0.86%) AngularJS
15 14 (0.75%) HTML5
15 14 (0.75%) J2EE
15 14 (0.75%) JSON
16 13 (0.70%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 316 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 101 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
4 79 (4.24%) User Experience
5 72 (3.87%) Data Centre
6 35 (1.88%) CMDB
6 35 (1.88%) Virtual Team
7 34 (1.83%) NHS
8 33 (1.77%) Driving Licence
9 30 (1.61%) PKI
10 28 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 26 (1.40%) CESG
11 26 (1.40%) Data Structures
12 22 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
13 21 (1.13%) Mobile App
14 19 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (1.02%) Mainframe
15 18 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
16 16 (0.86%) Freedom of Information Act
17 15 (0.81%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 248 (13.32%) Windows
2 129 (6.93%) Linux
3 100 (5.37%) Unix
4 75 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 36 (1.93%) Solaris
5 36 (1.93%) Windows 10
6 33 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (1.61%) Apple iOS
9 29 (1.56%) Android
10 27 (1.45%) Windows 7
11 20 (1.07%) CentOS
12 12 (0.64%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.38%) zOS
15 6 (0.32%) AIX
15 6 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
16 5 (0.27%) Check Point GAiA
16 5 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
2 360 (19.33%) Project Management
3 348 (18.69%) Information Security
4 317 (17.02%) ITIL
5 263 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 261 (14.02%) Risk Management
7 247 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
8 192 (10.31%) Change Management
9 177 (9.51%) Business Analysis
10 174 (9.34%) Service Management
11 173 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
12 166 (8.92%) Analytics
13 157 (8.43%) PRINCE2
14 148 (7.95%) Cybersecurity
15 141 (7.57%) Migration
16 139 (7.47%) Data Management
17 138 (7.41%) Information Management
18 137 (7.36%) Service Delivery
19 126 (6.77%) Asset Management
20 123 (6.61%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 219 (11.76%) SQL
2 77 (4.14%) Java
3 57 (3.06%) Python
4 51 (2.74%) C#
4 51 (2.74%) PowerShell
5 47 (2.52%) JavaScript
6 40 (2.15%) C
7 34 (1.83%) Perl
8 28 (1.50%) Shell Script
9 22 (1.18%) T-SQL
10 20 (1.07%) Bash Shell
11 14 (0.75%) PL/SQL
12 12 (0.64%) VB
12 12 (0.64%) VBA
13 8 (0.43%) Korn
13 8 (0.43%) Objective-C
13 8 (0.43%) Ruby
14 7 (0.38%) R
14 7 (0.38%) TypeScript
15 6 (0.32%) AWK
Qualifications
1 337 (18.10%) Degree
2 287 (15.41%) Security Cleared
3 181 (9.72%) SC Cleared
4 171 (9.18%) CISSP
5 103 (5.53%) CISM
6 79 (4.24%) CISA
7 59 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
7 59 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 42 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 40 (2.15%) DV Cleared
10 37 (1.99%) ISEB
11 35 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 33 (1.77%) PMI Certification
13 32 (1.72%) CCNP
13 32 (1.72%) PMP
14 27 (1.45%) MCSE
15 26 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (1.40%) Master's Degree
16 22 (1.18%) APMP
17 20 (1.07%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 117 (6.28%) GDPR
2 117 (6.28%) QA
3 85 (4.56%) Data Quality
4 80 (4.30%) PMO
4 80 (4.30%) SLA
5 60 (3.22%) PCI DSS
6 58 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 31 (1.66%) COBIT
8 24 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 19 (1.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 18 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 17 (0.91%) ISO 9001
11 17 (0.91%) JSP 440
12 12 (0.64%) ISAE 3402
13 11 (0.59%) ISO 31000
14 10 (0.54%) ISO 22301
15 8 (0.43%) GxP
15 8 (0.43%) HMG Infosec
15 8 (0.43%) RMADS
System Software
1 165 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 68 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.45%) Docker
4 25 (1.34%) vSphere
5 19 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.91%) XenApp
7 12 (0.64%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.32%) GlusterFS
11 5 (0.27%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 5 (0.27%) Firmware
11 5 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.21%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.21%) NFS
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 65 (3.49%) SCCM
2 42 (2.26%) Single Sign-On
3 27 (1.45%) SCOM
4 26 (1.40%) Puppet
5 25 (1.34%) Ansible
6 21 (1.13%) Terraform
7 20 (1.07%) Kubernetes
8 17 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (0.86%) Nessus
10 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
11 14 (0.75%) CSIRT
12 13 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 11 (0.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 11 (0.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 10 (0.54%) CASB
15 10 (0.54%) NetBackup
15 10 (0.54%) QRadar
15 10 (0.54%) Trend Micro Deep Security
16 8 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 436 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 198 (10.63%) Oracle
3 132 (7.09%) SAP
4 83 (4.46%) VMware
5 81 (4.35%) Cisco
6 75 (4.03%) HP
6 75 (4.03%) IBM
7 45 (2.42%) Tableau
8 37 (1.99%) Adobe
8 37 (1.99%) Google
9 36 (1.93%) McAfee
10 35 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
11 34 (1.83%) CheckPoint
12 33 (1.77%) Citrix
13 31 (1.66%) Remedy
14 27 (1.45%) ServiceNow
15 24 (1.29%) Splunk
16 23 (1.24%) Red Hat
17 19 (1.02%) Snow
18 18 (0.97%) Informatica