Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 129 152
Rank change year-on-year +8 +23 -20
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 869 1,412 1,800
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 2.12% 1.95% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.29% 6.27% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 777 1,062
Median daily rate £468 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £231 £234 £224
90th Percentile £638 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £431 £430
% change year-on-year +5.69% +0.12% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 126 100
Median hourly rate £26.27 £25.00 £21.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.08% +14.89% +21.12%
10th Percentile £13.99 £16.00 £12.55
90th Percentile £55.00 £53.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.27 £19.00 £21.76
% change year-on-year +38.26% -12.68% +24.84%

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 13,822 22,516 32,073
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.72% 31.15% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,228 14,594 21,327
Median daily rate £475 £455 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.40% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £255 £240 £275
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 948 981
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.53 £53.75 £48.50
Median hourly rate £24.45 £21.46 £19.00
% change year-on-year +13.95% +12.93% -2.56%

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 18 January 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 18 January 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Top 16 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 January 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 +14 724 £470 +4.33% 330
UK excluding London +34 467 £455 +5.69% 271
London +8 291 £475 - 78
Work from Home -63 174 £475 -2.06% 31
South East +30 144 £475 +10.47% 64
North of England +18 79 £425 +6.25% 80
South West +53 78 £460 -14.50% 25
Midlands +17 64 £475 +11.76% 47
North West +30 51 £438 +2.94% 44
Scotland +19 44 £475 +22.58% 15
East Midlands +45 39 £263 -27.08% 15
East of England +29 37 £438 -7.89% 35
West Midlands -8 24 £500 +11.11% 32
Yorkshire +22 23 £425 +13.33% 20
Wales +43 21 £488 +75.68% 3
North East +13 5 £350 -3.45% 16

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 204 (23.48%) Information Security
2 197 (22.67%) Microsoft
3 193 (22.21%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (22.21%) Security Cleared
4 152 (17.49%) Finance
5 143 (16.46%) SC Cleared
6 133 (15.30%) Degree
7 132 (15.19%) ITIL
8 130 (14.96%) Project Management
9 122 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
10 119 (13.69%) Problem-Solving
11 117 (13.46%) Public Sector
11 117 (13.46%) Windows
12 110 (12.66%) Risk Management
12 110 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
13 107 (12.31%) Azure
14 92 (10.59%) CISSP
15 89 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 87 (10.01%) SQL
17 82 (9.44%) Project Delivery
18 79 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
18 79 (9.09%) Service Management
19 76 (8.75%) Migration
20 72 (8.29%) Change Management
20 72 (8.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 71 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
22 69 (7.94%) Active Directory
23 65 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
24 64 (7.36%) Analytics
24 64 (7.36%) 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 48 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.11%) IIS
3 14 (1.61%) CMS
3 14 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.04%) Confluence
5 8 (0.92%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.69%) Apache
6 6 (0.69%) JBoss
6 6 (0.69%) SAS
7 5 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.46%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.35%) Appian
9 3 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.23%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 71 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
3 40 (4.60%) Microsoft Project
4 24 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (2.19%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.69%) Chatbot
6 6 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
8 1 (0.12%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.81%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 5 (0.58%) Lawson
3 5 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.35%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.35%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.35%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.23%) HFM
5 2 (0.23%) Maximo
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.23%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Retail
5 2 (0.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 107 (12.31%) Azure
2 56 (6.44%) Office 365
3 52 (5.98%) AWS
4 43 (4.95%) Power Platform
5 29 (3.34%) GCP
6 22 (2.53%) SaaS
7 17 (1.96%) PaaS
8 15 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (1.50%) IaaS
11 11 (1.27%) Power Automate
12 9 (1.04%) Amazon Cognito
13 8 (0.92%) PowerApps
14 7 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
15 6 (0.69%) OneDrive
15 6 (0.69%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.69%) Yammer
16 5 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
16 5 (0.58%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.10%) Firewall
2 39 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
3 38 (4.37%) Network Security
4 34 (3.91%) 4G
4 34 (3.91%) DNS
5 33 (3.80%) 2G
5 33 (3.80%) 3G
6 32 (3.68%) LTE
6 32 (3.68%) VoLTE
7 22 (2.53%) VPN
8 20 (2.30%) DHCP
9 19 (2.19%) WAN
10 15 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (1.73%) LAN
11 12 (1.38%) Internet
12 10 (1.15%) DMZ
12 10 (1.15%) TCP/IP
13 9 (1.04%) Kerberos
13 9 (1.04%) SAN
13 9 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.26%) Power BI
3 35 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (1.96%) Data Lake
4 17 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.84%) Tableau
6 14 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.15%) MySQL
8 10 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (1.04%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.81%) Big Data
11 6 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.69%) Electronic Patient Records
11 6 (0.69%) GIS
11 6 (0.69%) Snowflake Schema
12 5 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (2.53%) JIRA
2 19 (2.19%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.04%) GoCD
4 9 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (1.04%) Selenium
5 7 (0.81%) Postman
6 5 (0.58%) SonarQube
7 4 (0.46%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.46%) Mockito
8 3 (0.35%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.35%) Gatling
8 3 (0.35%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.35%) JMeter
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.35%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.23%) Burp Suite
9 2 (0.23%) Protractor
9 2 (0.23%) sqlmap
General
1 152 (17.49%) Finance
2 117 (13.46%) Public Sector
3 58 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 52 (5.98%) Banking
4 52 (5.98%) Legal
5 29 (3.34%) Manufacturing
6 28 (3.22%) Aerospace
6 28 (3.22%) Marketing
7 18 (2.07%) Retail
8 15 (1.73%) Law
8 15 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.61%) Publishing
10 13 (1.50%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.15%) Electronics
11 10 (1.15%) Local Government
11 10 (1.15%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.58%) Military
12 5 (0.58%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.46%) Automotive
14 3 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 161 (18.53%) Analyst
2 106 (12.20%) Architect
3 66 (7.59%) Consultant
4 65 (7.48%) Project Manager
5 50 (5.75%) Business Analyst
6 45 (5.18%) Developer
7 31 (3.57%) Voice Project Manager
8 30 (3.45%) Security Architect
9 27 (3.11%) Security Manager
10 26 (2.99%) Security Analyst
10 26 (2.99%) Security Consultant
11 24 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (2.65%) IT Manager
13 22 (2.53%) Administrator
14 21 (2.42%) Security Engineer
15 20 (2.30%) Technical Analyst
16 19 (2.19%) Data Architect
16 19 (2.19%) Support Engineer
17 18 (2.07%) Data Analyst
17 18 (2.07%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.76%) REST
2 22 (2.53%) .NET
3 21 (2.42%) Web Services
4 20 (2.30%) Middleware
5 16 (1.84%) LDAP
6 14 (1.61%) HTML
6 14 (1.61%) XML
7 13 (1.50%) CSS
8 12 (1.38%) RESTful
9 10 (1.15%) JSON
10 8 (0.92%) Spring
11 7 (0.81%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.69%) AngularJS
12 6 (0.69%) jQuery
12 6 (0.69%) SOAP
13 5 (0.58%) HTML5
14 4 (0.46%) Hibernate
14 4 (0.46%) JPA
14 4 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
14 4 (0.46%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.49%) NHS
3 28 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
4 27 (3.11%) PKI
5 18 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 18 (2.07%) Security Operations Centre
6 17 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
6 17 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
7 16 (1.84%) User Experience
8 15 (1.73%) Virtual Team
9 14 (1.61%) Cloud Native
10 13 (1.50%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.38%) CESG
11 12 (1.38%) Freedom of Information Act
12 10 (1.15%) CMDB
13 8 (0.92%) Replication
14 7 (0.81%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
14 7 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
15 6 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 117 (13.46%) Windows
2 50 (5.75%) Linux
3 36 (4.14%) Unix
4 29 (3.34%) Windows 10
5 20 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.73%) Solaris
8 12 (1.38%) Android
9 9 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.92%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.46%) CentOS
11 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.35%) AIX
12 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2016
12 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (23.48%) Information Security
2 193 (22.21%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (15.19%) ITIL
4 130 (14.96%) Project Management
5 122 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
6 119 (13.69%) Problem-Solving
7 110 (12.66%) Risk Management
8 89 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 82 (9.44%) Project Delivery
10 79 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 79 (9.09%) Service Management
11 76 (8.75%) Migration
12 72 (8.29%) Change Management
13 65 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 64 (7.36%) Analytics
14 64 (7.36%) Information Assurance
15 63 (7.25%) Data Modelling
16 62 (7.13%) Data Management
16 62 (7.13%) PRINCE2
17 61 (7.02%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (10.01%) SQL
2 43 (4.95%) Python
3 40 (4.60%) PowerShell
4 32 (3.68%) Java
5 26 (2.99%) C
6 25 (2.88%) C#
7 22 (2.53%) JavaScript
8 18 (2.07%) Bash Shell
9 17 (1.96%) Perl
10 9 (1.04%) Ruby
11 7 (0.81%) VB
12 6 (0.69%) PHP
12 6 (0.69%) Scala
12 6 (0.69%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.58%) C++
13 5 (0.58%) Groovy
13 5 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.58%) VBA
14 4 (0.46%) VBScript
15 3 (0.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 193 (22.21%) Security Cleared
2 143 (16.46%) SC Cleared
3 133 (15.30%) Degree
4 92 (10.59%) CISSP
5 48 (5.52%) CISM
6 36 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 34 (3.91%) CESG Certified Professional
7 34 (3.91%) DV Cleared
8 27 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (2.53%) MCSE
10 17 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (1.84%) BPSS Clearance
11 16 (1.84%) GIAC
12 14 (1.61%) CEH
13 13 (1.50%) CISA
14 11 (1.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 11 (1.27%) GCIH
15 10 (1.15%) SSCP
16 9 (1.04%) PMP
16 9 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (4.60%) QA
3 32 (3.68%) GDPR
4 31 (3.57%) NIST
5 30 (3.45%) SLA
6 25 (2.88%) NCSC
7 24 (2.76%) PMO
8 22 (2.53%) Data Quality
9 21 (2.42%) PCI DSS
10 18 (2.07%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 16 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 15 (1.73%) COBIT
13 9 (1.04%) ISO 31000
14 7 (0.81%) RMADS
15 6 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
15 6 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
15 6 (0.69%) ISO 22301
15 6 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 6 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 5 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.07%) Docker
4 10 (1.15%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 8 (0.92%) Firmware
6 7 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.69%) XenApp
8 4 (0.46%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.46%) vSphere
9 3 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.35%) NFS
10 2 (0.23%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.12%) HDFS
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (3.11%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.30%) Ansible
3 18 (2.07%) Terraform
4 17 (1.96%) SCCM
4 17 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
5 12 (1.38%) Puppet
6 9 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.04%) Rundeck
7 7 (0.81%) Nessus
8 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.46%) Grafana
9 4 (0.46%) IBM Guardium
9 4 (0.46%) MaaS360
9 4 (0.46%) Nagios
9 4 (0.46%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.46%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.46%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 4 (0.46%) vCenter Server
10 3 (0.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 197 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 52 (5.98%) Oracle
3 48 (5.52%) SAP
4 47 (5.41%) Remedy
5 37 (4.26%) ServiceNow
6 35 (4.03%) VMware
7 34 (3.91%) Citrix
8 33 (3.80%) Ericsson
9 31 (3.57%) IBM
10 28 (3.22%) HP
11 20 (2.30%) Cisco
12 19 (2.19%) Splunk
13 17 (1.96%) Google
14 15 (1.73%) Apple
15 14 (1.61%) Qualys
16 13 (1.50%) Red Hat
16 13 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
17 12 (1.38%) Dell
18 11 (1.27%) ArcSight
19 10 (1.15%) McAfee