Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 113 100
Rank change year-on-year -15 -13 +13
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 2,000 2,123 2,392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.00% 2.19% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.96% 6.70% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,224 1,262 1,458
UK median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £217 £213 £223
90th Percentile £625 £625 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 98 128
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £24.44 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.30% -17.15% +68.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £60.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £26.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -34.84% -2.73% +58.27%

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 33,553 31,668 35,375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.48% 32.68% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,471 20,668 22,536
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £238
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 947 1,114 1,414
UK median hourly rate £21.78 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.24% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.32 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.35 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.24 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.20% - +14.29%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -18 1,834 £425 +5.40% 652
UK excluding London -1 1,202 £400 +3.23% 450
London -30 757 £430 -4.44% 243
South East -38 344 £360 -10.00% 127
North of England +35 295 £450 +12.50% 114
North West +41 166 £514 +28.50% 65
Midlands +1 154 £400 +5.26% 61
South West +10 152 £423 +13.56% 44
East of England +15 131 £425 +41.67% 63
West Midlands -5 104 £413 +17.86% 42
Scotland -3 100 £375 +13.64% 22
Yorkshire +16 89 £455 +7.06% 36
North East +35 54 £465 +16.98% 13
East Midlands -2 48 £350 -12.50% 19
Wales -4 32 £369 +34.18% 17

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Management Information System also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 584 (29.20%) Finance
2 430 (21.50%) Microsoft
3 426 (21.30%) Information Security
4 414 (20.70%) Project Management
5 392 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
6 391 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
7 378 (18.90%) ITIL
8 371 (18.55%) Windows
9 318 (15.90%) Degree
10 286 (14.30%) Security Cleared
11 280 (14.00%) SQL
12 262 (13.10%) Change Management
13 258 (12.90%) Risk Management
14 222 (11.10%) Stakeholder Management
15 211 (10.55%) CISSP
16 194 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
17 191 (9.55%) Microsoft Excel
18 188 (9.40%) Service Management
19 186 (9.30%) Active Directory
20 185 (9.25%) SC Cleared
21 184 (9.20%) Data Protection
22 170 (8.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 170 (8.50%) Data Management
23 168 (8.40%) Linux
24 166 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
25 163 (8.15%) Migration
26 161 (8.05%) PRINCE2
27 153 (7.65%) Oracle
28 150 (7.50%) Information Management
29 148 (7.40%) SharePoint

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
1 148 (7.40%) SharePoint
2 50 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 49 (2.45%) CMS
4 42 (2.10%) IIS
4 42 (2.10%) SAS
5 34 (1.70%) Confluence
6 30 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 26 (1.30%) Skype for Business
8 23 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (1.00%) Apache
10 16 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.60%) Tomcat
13 11 (0.55%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.55%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.45%) JBoss
14 9 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 191 (9.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 166 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
3 97 (4.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 77 (3.85%) MS Visio
5 61 (3.05%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.70%) Acrobat
8 13 (0.65%) PaintShop Pro
9 11 (0.55%) SPSS
10 4 (0.20%) Maya
11 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.15%) Windchill
12 2 (0.10%) InDesign
12 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.10%) XMetaL
13 1 (0.050%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.050%) FileZilla
13 1 (0.050%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.45%) SAP MM
3 7 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.25%) Primavera
5 5 (0.25%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.20%) Maximo
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.20%) ResourceLink
6 4 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.20%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.20%) SAP WM
6 4 (0.20%) Summit
7 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 91 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (4.35%) Office 365
3 62 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (3.10%) IaaS
4 59 (2.95%) PaaS
5 51 (2.55%) SaaS
6 22 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.70%) GitHub
8 10 (0.50%) npm
9 8 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (0.40%) Trello
10 7 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.30%) Boomi
11 6 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.20%) Yammer
14 3 (0.15%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 147 (7.35%) Firewall
2 86 (4.30%) TCP/IP
2 86 (4.30%) WAN
3 81 (4.05%) LAN
4 76 (3.80%) Internet
5 71 (3.55%) DNS
6 61 (3.05%) VPN
7 60 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 56 (2.80%) Network Security
9 53 (2.65%) DHCP
10 47 (2.35%) SAN
11 39 (1.95%) Wireless
12 33 (1.65%) Intranet
13 30 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (1.35%) NAS
15 25 (1.25%) MPLS
16 23 (1.15%) Skype
16 23 (1.15%) SMS
17 21 (1.05%) VLAN
17 21 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 49 (2.45%) Big Data
5 41 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (1.95%) Power BI
7 38 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
8 35 (1.75%) Hadoop
9 33 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (1.25%) QlikView
10 25 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 24 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (1.10%) NoSQL
13 21 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
14 18 (0.90%) GIS
15 17 (0.85%) Data Mining
15 17 (0.85%) MS Access
15 17 (0.85%) Oracle Database
16 16 (0.80%) MySQL
17 15 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 85 (4.25%) JIRA
2 44 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 31 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 29 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (0.90%) Selenium
6 16 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 14 (0.70%) ERwin
8 12 (0.60%) Subversion
9 10 (0.50%) Bower
10 9 (0.45%) Cucumber
10 9 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
10 9 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (0.40%) Ant
11 8 (0.40%) Maven
11 8 (0.40%) Mockito
11 8 (0.40%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.35%) NuGet
13 6 (0.30%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 584 (29.20%) Finance
2 143 (7.15%) Banking
3 130 (6.50%) Legal
4 114 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 60 (3.00%) Law
6 59 (2.95%) Manufacturing
7 57 (2.85%) Marketing
8 56 (2.80%) Retail
9 37 (1.85%) Investment Banking
10 33 (1.65%) Military
11 28 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 27 (1.35%) Billing
13 23 (1.15%) Financial Institution
14 22 (1.10%) Electronics
15 21 (1.05%) Publishing
16 15 (0.75%) Front Office
17 12 (0.60%) Local Government
18 11 (0.55%) Back Office
19 10 (0.50%) Games
20 9 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 553 (27.65%) Analyst
2 193 (9.65%) Architect
3 164 (8.20%) Business Analyst
4 133 (6.65%) Project Manager
5 120 (6.00%) Developer
6 107 (5.35%) Consultant
7 82 (4.10%) Security Analyst
8 72 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
9 63 (3.15%) Security Manager
10 61 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 60 (3.00%) Data Analyst
12 58 (2.90%) Security Consultant
13 51 (2.55%) IT Analyst
14 50 (2.50%) Administrator
15 49 (2.45%) Service Analyst
16 48 (2.40%) IT Manager
17 44 (2.20%) Data Architect
18 43 (2.15%) Security Engineer
19 42 (2.10%) Information Analyst
19 42 (2.10%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (3.65%) .NET
2 51 (2.55%) HTML
3 50 (2.50%) Web Services
4 42 (2.10%) CSS
5 41 (2.05%) XML
6 33 (1.65%) JSON
7 28 (1.40%) Middleware
8 21 (1.05%) RESTful
9 20 (1.00%) LDAP
9 20 (1.00%) REST
10 19 (0.95%) HTML5
11 18 (0.90%) .NET Framework
11 18 (0.90%) Node.js
12 16 (0.80%) SOAP
13 15 (0.75%) AngularJS
13 15 (0.75%) CSS3
13 15 (0.75%) Spring
14 14 (0.70%) ISPF
14 14 (0.70%) XSD
15 11 (0.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 391 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 87 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 59 (2.95%) User Experience
5 55 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
6 53 (2.65%) NHS
7 41 (2.05%) Data Structures
8 35 (1.75%) CESG
8 35 (1.75%) PKI
8 35 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 28 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (1.35%) Taxonomies
11 25 (1.25%) CMDB
12 23 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
13 22 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
14 21 (1.05%) Client/Server
15 19 (0.95%) Blackberry
16 17 (0.85%) Reference Data
17 15 (0.75%) EMC VNX
18 14 (0.70%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 371 (18.55%) Windows
2 168 (8.40%) Linux
3 133 (6.65%) Unix
4 110 (5.50%) Windows Server
5 78 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 55 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (2.40%) Windows 10
7 48 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (2.10%) Solaris
9 38 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (1.40%) AIX
11 25 (1.25%) Apple iOS
12 19 (0.95%) Windows XP
13 17 (0.85%) VMS
14 16 (0.80%) Windows 2000
15 15 (0.75%) HPUX
15 15 (0.75%) Mac OS X
15 15 (0.75%) MVS
16 14 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (21.30%) Information Security
2 414 (20.70%) Project Management
3 392 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
4 378 (18.90%) ITIL
5 262 (13.10%) Change Management
6 258 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 222 (11.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 194 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
9 188 (9.40%) Service Management
10 184 (9.20%) Data Protection
11 170 (8.50%) Data Management
12 163 (8.15%) Migration
13 161 (8.05%) PRINCE2
14 150 (7.50%) Information Management
15 146 (7.30%) Analytics
16 144 (7.20%) Data Modelling
17 140 (7.00%) Service Delivery
18 130 (6.50%) Security Management
19 128 (6.40%) Business Analysis
20 127 (6.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 280 (14.00%) SQL
2 81 (4.05%) PowerShell
3 79 (3.95%) Java
4 78 (3.90%) Python
5 62 (3.10%) C
6 55 (2.75%) JavaScript
7 42 (2.10%) C#
8 36 (1.80%) VBA
9 31 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 30 (1.50%) T-SQL
11 29 (1.45%) Perl
12 26 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 20 (1.00%) Ruby
14 19 (0.95%) R
15 15 (0.75%) JCL
16 12 (0.60%) PHP
16 12 (0.60%) VB
17 11 (0.55%) C++
18 10 (0.50%) COBOL
18 10 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 318 (15.90%) Degree
2 286 (14.30%) Security Cleared
3 211 (10.55%) CISSP
4 185 (9.25%) SC Cleared
5 116 (5.80%) CISM
6 68 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
7 67 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (2.50%) DV Cleared
9 46 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
10 45 (2.25%) CISA
11 41 (2.05%) PMP
12 38 (1.90%) PMI Certification
13 37 (1.85%) CCNP
14 35 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
15 32 (1.60%) MCP
16 30 (1.50%) ISEB
16 30 (1.50%) MCSE
16 30 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 29 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
18 28 (1.40%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (8.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 108 (5.40%) GDPR
3 97 (4.85%) Data Quality
4 96 (4.80%) PMO
5 93 (4.65%) PCI DSS
6 86 (4.30%) QA
6 86 (4.30%) SLA
7 49 (2.45%) COBIT
8 33 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 29 (1.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 24 (1.20%) RMADS
11 22 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 16 (0.80%) ISO 9001
12 16 (0.80%) MiFID
13 14 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
14 10 (0.50%) ISAE 3402
15 9 (0.45%) CESG Infosec
15 9 (0.45%) GxP
16 8 (0.40%) NIST 800
17 7 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 186 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 103 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.10%) vSphere
5 27 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (1.10%) XenApp
7 19 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (0.90%) Docker
9 17 (0.85%) Firmware
10 16 (0.80%) RACF
11 14 (0.70%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 14 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 13 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
13 11 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (0.50%) NFS
14 10 (0.50%) XenDesktop
15 8 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 8 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.35%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 48 (2.40%) SCCM
2 37 (1.85%) Puppet
3 22 (1.10%) Nessus
3 22 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 14 (0.70%) SCOM
5 14 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 14 (0.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 13 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 12 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (0.55%) Terraform
9 10 (0.50%) Ansible
9 10 (0.50%) WSUS
10 9 (0.45%) IBM BigFix
11 8 (0.40%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.40%) QRadar
12 7 (0.35%) EMC TimeFinder
12 7 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 430 (21.50%) Microsoft
2 153 (7.65%) Oracle
3 129 (6.45%) VMware
4 123 (6.15%) Cisco
5 107 (5.35%) SAP
6 90 (4.50%) HP
7 71 (3.55%) Citrix
8 55 (2.75%) Tableau
9 40 (2.00%) IBM
10 32 (1.60%) ServiceNow
11 31 (1.55%) NetApp
12 30 (1.50%) Splunk
13 28 (1.40%) CheckPoint
13 28 (1.40%) Red Hat
14 27 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
15 24 (1.20%) BMC
15 24 (1.20%) EMC
16 23 (1.15%) Remedy
17 21 (1.05%) Dell
18 20 (1.00%) McAfee