Period
to 19 November 2019

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 November 2019 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 155 128
Rank change year-on-year +22 -27 -9
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,625 1,869 2,034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.94% 1.81% 2.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.20% 5.59% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 1,043 1,248
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.82% +5.31%
10th Percentile £235 £224 £220
90th Percentile £650 £649 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 112 90
UK median hourly rate £29.96 £21.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.93% +9.40% -20.00%
10th Percentile £14.23 £12.59 £11.81
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.00 £47.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £19.63 £19.31
% change year-on-year +59.24% +1.62% -28.47%

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 26,193 33,447 33,537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.25% 32.39% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,618 21,845 22,054
UK median daily rate £470 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £261 £275 £263
90th Percentile £670 £655 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,054 1,046 1,011
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.07 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +17.55% -2.26% -2.80%

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019.

Contractor 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 19 November 2019. 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 +23 1,512 £450 - 562
UK excluding London +6 982 £450 +5.88% 446
London +33 603 £500 +5.26% 157
South East +42 368 £450 +0.61% 116
North of England -15 182 £400 -7.25% 124
South West -8 139 £500 +11.11% 44
Midlands +4 124 £440 +6.67% 87
North West -20 110 £400 -8.57% 73
East of England +25 91 £450 +18.42% 34
West Midlands +13 90 £450 +12.50% 60
Scotland +35 72 £438 +2.94% 26
Yorkshire -3 48 £400 -5.88% 41
East Midlands -2 32 £400 -4.48% 27
North East +2 24 £325 -38.10% 10
Wales -7 8 £450 - 14
Channel Islands - 3 £458 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 470 (28.92%) Finance
2 395 (24.31%) Information Security
3 394 (24.25%) Microsoft
4 338 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
5 308 (18.95%) Windows
6 306 (18.83%) Project Management
7 298 (18.34%) Security Cleared
8 267 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
9 257 (15.82%) Degree
10 235 (14.46%) ITIL
11 204 (12.55%) SQL
12 199 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 197 (12.12%) Risk Management
14 196 (12.06%) SC Cleared
15 184 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
16 181 (11.14%) Problem-Solving
17 164 (10.09%) Public Sector
18 161 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
18 161 (9.91%) Active Directory
19 157 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel
20 154 (9.48%) Change Management
21 150 (9.23%) Migration
22 147 (9.05%) Azure
23 144 (8.86%) Analytics
24 141 (8.68%) Office 365
25 140 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
26 137 (8.43%) Oracle
27 135 (8.31%) Firewall
28 134 (8.25%) Security Management
29 131 (8.06%) PRINCE2

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
1 120 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 39 (2.40%) Confluence
3 37 (2.28%) MS Exchange
4 36 (2.22%) CMS
5 32 (1.97%) Skype for Business
6 31 (1.91%) IIS
7 20 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (0.62%) Apache
10 9 (0.55%) SAS
11 7 (0.43%) JBoss
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.37%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.31%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.25%) Moodle
14 4 (0.25%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.25%) Totara
Applications
1 157 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 140 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
3 90 (5.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
5 37 (2.28%) MS Visio
6 18 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.49%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.43%) Sketch
9 5 (0.31%) Camtasia
9 5 (0.31%) Windchill
9 5 (0.31%) XMetaL
10 3 (0.18%) InVision
11 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.12%) SPSS
12 1 (0.062%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.062%) FileZilla
12 1 (0.062%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.062%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 31 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.49%) Endur
4 7 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.37%) SAP HCM
5 6 (0.37%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 4 (0.25%) Academy Housing
7 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.25%) SAP MDG
7 4 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
7 4 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.25%) Workday HCM
8 3 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.18%) Movex
8 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 147 (9.05%) Azure
2 141 (8.68%) Office 365
3 90 (5.54%) AWS
4 77 (4.74%) Power Platform
5 55 (3.38%) SaaS
6 33 (2.03%) PaaS
7 28 (1.72%) IaaS
8 22 (1.35%) Serverless
9 21 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
9 21 (1.29%) PowerApps
10 18 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
11 17 (1.05%) GitHub
12 16 (0.98%) Microsoft Flow
13 14 (0.86%) iPaaS
14 13 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (0.55%) OpenShift
16 6 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
17 5 (0.31%) Mimecast
17 5 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
18 4 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 135 (8.31%) Firewall
2 76 (4.68%) WAN
3 60 (3.69%) DNS
4 56 (3.45%) LAN
5 54 (3.32%) Network Security
6 47 (2.89%) Internet
7 38 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
8 35 (2.15%) VPN
9 32 (1.97%) TCP/IP
10 31 (1.91%) Wireless
11 28 (1.72%) Skype
12 27 (1.66%) SAN
13 23 (1.42%) DHCP
14 19 (1.17%) Intranet
15 18 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (1.05%) FTP
16 17 (1.05%) Radio Access Network
17 16 (0.98%) HTTP
17 16 (0.98%) VLAN
18 14 (0.86%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (3.75%) Power BI
4 45 (2.77%) Big Data
5 39 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 29 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (1.54%) MySQL
9 23 (1.42%) Data Lake
9 23 (1.42%) GIS
10 22 (1.35%) Hadoop
11 21 (1.29%) DB2
12 19 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (1.11%) Data Mart
13 18 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (1.05%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.98%) Cosmos DB
15 16 (0.98%) NoSQL
15 16 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (4.55%) JIRA
2 29 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 21 (1.29%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (0.55%) TeamCity
8 8 (0.49%) Bitbucket
9 7 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.43%) Maven
9 7 (0.43%) Selenium
9 7 (0.43%) SonarQube
9 7 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.37%) Burp Suite
10 6 (0.37%) Gradle
10 6 (0.37%) Subversion
10 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.31%) IntelliJ
11 5 (0.31%) PowerDesigner
General
1 470 (28.92%) Finance
2 164 (10.09%) Public Sector
3 105 (6.46%) Telecoms
4 93 (5.72%) Legal
5 81 (4.98%) Banking
6 74 (4.55%) Law
7 70 (4.31%) Marketing
8 67 (4.12%) Retail
9 58 (3.57%) Manufacturing
10 40 (2.46%) Investment Banking
11 27 (1.66%) Back Office
12 24 (1.48%) Electronics
13 23 (1.42%) Retail Banking
14 20 (1.23%) Police
15 16 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.92%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.86%) Front Office
17 14 (0.86%) Local Government
17 14 (0.86%) Military
18 13 (0.80%) Billing
Job Titles
1 387 (23.82%) Analyst
2 223 (13.72%) Architect
3 126 (7.75%) Business Analyst
4 108 (6.65%) Project Manager
5 100 (6.15%) Consultant
6 96 (5.91%) Developer
7 56 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 54 (3.32%) Support Analyst
9 53 (3.26%) Administrator
10 50 (3.08%) IT Manager
10 50 (3.08%) Security Analyst
11 44 (2.71%) Security Consultant
12 43 (2.65%) Security Architect
13 41 (2.52%) IT Analyst
14 40 (2.46%) Service Analyst
15 38 (2.34%) Network Engineer
16 36 (2.22%) Data Architect
17 33 (2.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 33 (2.03%) Security Engineer
18 31 (1.91%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (4.31%) XML
2 60 (3.69%) .NET
3 55 (3.38%) Web Services
4 48 (2.95%) HTML
5 37 (2.28%) REST
6 36 (2.22%) Middleware
7 34 (2.09%) SOAP
8 31 (1.91%) CSS
9 25 (1.54%) .NET Framework
10 21 (1.29%) LDAP
11 20 (1.23%) JSON
12 16 (0.98%) SAML
13 14 (0.86%) ASP.NET
13 14 (0.86%) RESTful
14 12 (0.74%) XML Schema
15 9 (0.55%) J2EE
15 9 (0.55%) Kafka
15 9 (0.55%) Spring
15 9 (0.55%) WCF
16 8 (0.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 267 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (4.68%) Data Centre
3 63 (3.88%) User Experience
4 49 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
5 32 (1.97%) Driving Licence
6 31 (1.91%) NHS
7 30 (1.85%) PKI
8 27 (1.66%) PMI
9 20 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.23%) CMDB
10 19 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.11%) CESG
12 17 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
12 17 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
12 17 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (0.98%) Data Structures
14 15 (0.92%) Public Cloud
14 15 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
15 14 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 308 (18.95%) Windows
2 119 (7.32%) Linux
3 89 (5.48%) Windows 10
3 89 (5.48%) Windows Server
4 64 (3.94%) Unix
5 61 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (1.60%) Apple iOS
9 25 (1.54%) Windows 7
10 23 (1.42%) Windows XP
11 21 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (1.23%) Android
13 17 (1.05%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.80%) Solaris
15 8 (0.49%) CentOS
16 6 (0.37%) HPUX
16 6 (0.37%) SUSE
17 4 (0.25%) OpenVMS
17 4 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (24.31%) Information Security
2 338 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (18.83%) Project Management
4 235 (14.46%) ITIL
5 199 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 197 (12.12%) Risk Management
7 184 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
8 181 (11.14%) Problem-Solving
9 161 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
10 154 (9.48%) Change Management
11 150 (9.23%) Migration
12 144 (8.86%) Analytics
13 134 (8.25%) Security Management
14 131 (8.06%) Decision-Making
14 131 (8.06%) PRINCE2
15 125 (7.69%) Project Delivery
16 121 (7.45%) Computer Science
16 121 (7.45%) Data Management
17 117 (7.20%) Information Management
18 111 (6.83%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 204 (12.55%) SQL
2 85 (5.23%) Java
3 73 (4.49%) Python
4 58 (3.57%) C
5 53 (3.26%) PowerShell
6 50 (3.08%) JavaScript
7 40 (2.46%) C#
8 32 (1.97%) Perl
9 18 (1.11%) T-SQL
10 14 (0.86%) C++
10 14 (0.86%) PL/SQL
11 13 (0.80%) Bash Shell
12 10 (0.62%) VB
12 10 (0.62%) VBA
13 8 (0.49%) Scala
13 8 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.37%) ABAP
14 6 (0.37%) VBScript
15 5 (0.31%) Java 8
15 5 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 298 (18.34%) Security Cleared
2 257 (15.82%) Degree
3 196 (12.06%) SC Cleared
4 130 (8.00%) CISSP
5 73 (4.49%) DV Cleared
6 72 (4.43%) CISM
7 68 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (3.08%) PMI Certification
9 45 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (2.28%) CCNA
11 34 (2.09%) CISA
12 28 (1.72%) MCSA
12 28 (1.72%) SANS
13 27 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
14 26 (1.60%) PMP
14 26 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 22 (1.35%) CRISC
16 21 (1.29%) GIAC
17 19 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
17 19 (1.17%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 80 (4.92%) Data Quality
3 61 (3.75%) QA
4 60 (3.69%) GDPR
4 60 (3.69%) SLA
5 56 (3.45%) PMO
6 37 (2.28%) NIST
7 29 (1.78%) PCI DSS
8 27 (1.66%) COBIT
8 27 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 23 (1.42%) NCSC
10 19 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials
11 17 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 14 (0.86%) JSP 440
13 11 (0.68%) RMADS
13 11 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 8 (0.49%) ISO 22301
14 8 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 7 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
16 5 (0.31%) Def Stans
System Software
1 161 (9.91%) Active Directory
2 59 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 26 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (1.35%) Docker
6 19 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (1.17%) vSphere
7 6 (0.37%) Firmware
7 6 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.31%) NFS
9 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.18%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.18%) XenApp
11 2 (0.12%) Snort
11 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (3.94%) SCCM
2 31 (1.91%) SCOM
3 27 (1.66%) WSUS
4 22 (1.35%) Ansible
5 21 (1.29%) Kubernetes
6 18 (1.11%) Nessus
7 14 (0.86%) CASB
8 13 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
9 12 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
9 12 (0.74%) Puppet
10 8 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (0.43%) CSIRT
11 7 (0.43%) HP ALM
11 7 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.31%) Nmap
14 4 (0.25%) Mesos
14 4 (0.25%) Terraform
14 4 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 394 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 137 (8.43%) Oracle
3 108 (6.65%) VMware
4 101 (6.22%) Cisco
5 92 (5.66%) SAP
6 47 (2.89%) Citrix
7 44 (2.71%) Sony
8 42 (2.58%) HP
9 33 (2.03%) IBM
10 30 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 30 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
11 29 (1.78%) Adobe
11 29 (1.78%) ServiceNow
12 28 (1.72%) Splunk
13 25 (1.54%) Palo Alto
14 23 (1.42%) Tableau
15 20 (1.23%) Informatica
15 20 (1.23%) Remedy
16 19 (1.17%) Databricks
16 19 (1.17%) McAfee