Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 120 99
Rank change year-on-year -12 -21 +11
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,990 1,912 2,469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.97% 2.08% 2.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.80% 6.19% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,151 1,122 1,500
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
10th Percentile £243 £225 £230
90th Percentile £638 £620 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.23% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 91 139
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £25.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.55% +7.05% +28.45%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.61 £12.81
90th Percentile £48.47 £52.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -34.55% +10.00% +22.88%

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 34,322 30,902 35,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.93% 33.59% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,562 20,052 23,140
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £265 £260 £249
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,073 1,090 1,261
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £20.97 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.91% -0.14% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.41 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.40 £50.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.11 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.92% -9.02% +20.00%

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 22 April 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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 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 -13 1,831 £450 +11.11% 592
UK excluding London -16 1,176 £405 +8.00% 439
London -23 772 £463 +2.78% 188
North of England +34 330 £425 +6.25% 104
South East -67 299 £375 -6.25% 119
North West +19 185 £475 +18.75% 61
Midlands -6 158 £438 +25.00% 95
South West +13 144 £450 +20.00% 41
East of England +18 121 £475 +35.71% 44
West Midlands -10 97 £450 +28.57% 66
Scotland -10 93 £375 +15.83% 24
Yorkshire -1 81 £455 +7.06% 28
North East +59 77 £400 +0.31% 15
East Midlands +10 59 £400 +10.34% 29
Wales -17 35 £405 +20.00% 10
Northern Ireland -3 1 £314 +4.67% 2

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 559 (28.09%) Finance
2 436 (21.91%) Microsoft
3 414 (20.80%) ITIL
4 412 (20.70%) Information Security
5 399 (20.05%) Project Management
5 399 (20.05%) Analytical Skills
6 390 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
7 345 (17.34%) Degree
8 327 (16.43%) Windows
9 289 (14.52%) Change Management
9 289 (14.52%) Security Cleared
10 272 (13.67%) Problem-Solving
11 271 (13.62%) SQL
12 261 (13.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 258 (12.96%) Risk Management
14 231 (11.61%) CISSP
15 217 (10.90%) Service Management
16 208 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
17 207 (10.40%) Oracle
18 206 (10.35%) Data Management
19 190 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
20 188 (9.45%) Linux
21 186 (9.35%) SC Cleared
22 183 (9.20%) Information Management
23 181 (9.10%) Active Directory
24 168 (8.44%) Data Protection
25 163 (8.19%) Legal
26 162 (8.14%) Business Analysis
27 161 (8.09%) PRINCE2
28 158 (7.94%) Service Delivery

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
1 113 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 55 (2.76%) IIS
3 40 (2.01%) CMS
4 35 (1.76%) SAS
5 33 (1.66%) MS Exchange
5 33 (1.66%) Skype for Business
6 25 (1.26%) Confluence
7 18 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 16 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (0.75%) Apache
10 13 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.55%) Apache Spark
12 10 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.50%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.45%) Documentum
13 9 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.45%) JBoss
14 8 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.40%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 208 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 151 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
3 102 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 64 (3.22%) MS Visio
5 60 (3.02%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.30%) SPSS
8 3 (0.15%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.15%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.15%) Windchill
9 2 (0.10%) InDesign
9 2 (0.10%) PaintShop Pro
10 1 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.050%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.050%) Blender
10 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.050%) Maya
10 1 (0.050%) Revit
Business Applications
1 19 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.35%) Primavera
3 7 (0.35%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.25%) Maximo
5 5 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.25%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.20%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.20%) HFM
6 4 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.20%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.20%) Summit
7 3 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.15%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 107 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (3.57%) PaaS
3 70 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (3.32%) SaaS
5 65 (3.27%) Office 365
6 59 (2.96%) IaaS
7 25 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.50%) GitHub
9 9 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (0.40%) npm
11 7 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.35%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (0.35%) NuGet
12 6 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 5 (0.25%) G Suite
13 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 146 (7.34%) Firewall
2 84 (4.22%) DNS
3 65 (3.27%) Network Security
4 62 (3.12%) WAN
5 61 (3.07%) DHCP
6 59 (2.96%) LAN
7 58 (2.91%) SAN
8 57 (2.86%) TCP/IP
9 48 (2.41%) VPN
10 37 (1.86%) Internet
10 37 (1.86%) Intrusion Detection
11 30 (1.51%) Intranet
12 28 (1.41%) SMS
13 24 (1.21%) FTP
14 23 (1.16%) Skype
14 23 (1.16%) Wireless
15 22 (1.11%) MPLS
16 20 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (0.95%) SSL
18 18 (0.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 79 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (3.22%) Relational Database
4 48 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
5 47 (2.36%) Big Data
6 45 (2.26%) Power BI
7 36 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (1.71%) Hadoop
9 30 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
10 26 (1.31%) DB2
10 26 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (1.21%) Oracle Database
12 24 (1.21%) RDBMS
13 22 (1.11%) MongoDB
13 22 (1.11%) NoSQL
13 22 (1.11%) QlikView
14 18 (0.90%) Data Lake
15 17 (0.85%) MySQL
15 17 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 72 (3.62%) JIRA
2 35 (1.76%) Git (software)
3 24 (1.21%) Jenkins
4 23 (1.16%) Visual Studio
5 19 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (0.80%) Selenium
6 16 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
7 15 (0.75%) ERwin
8 8 (0.40%) Bitbucket
8 8 (0.40%) Bower
8 8 (0.40%) Subversion
8 8 (0.40%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (0.30%) SonarQube
10 6 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.30%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.25%) GitLab
11 5 (0.25%) gulp
11 5 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.25%) webpack
General
1 559 (28.09%) Finance
2 163 (8.19%) Legal
3 130 (6.53%) Banking
4 87 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 85 (4.27%) Retail
6 69 (3.47%) Law
7 48 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 48 (2.41%) Marketing
8 45 (2.26%) Military
9 29 (1.46%) Billing
9 29 (1.46%) Publishing
10 28 (1.41%) Investment Banking
11 24 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 24 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (0.80%) Electronics
12 16 (0.80%) Front Office
13 15 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.65%) Games
15 11 (0.55%) Digital Economy
16 9 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 518 (26.03%) Analyst
2 205 (10.30%) Architect
3 152 (7.64%) Business Analyst
4 128 (6.43%) Developer
5 123 (6.18%) Consultant
6 118 (5.93%) Project Manager
7 76 (3.82%) Data Analyst
8 63 (3.17%) Security Architect
9 61 (3.07%) Administrator
10 60 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
11 59 (2.96%) Security Consultant
12 58 (2.91%) Security Analyst
13 50 (2.51%) Service Analyst
14 48 (2.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 47 (2.36%) Security Manager
16 45 (2.26%) Service Desk Analyst
17 42 (2.11%) Support Analyst
18 39 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
19 38 (1.91%) IT Manager
20 37 (1.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (3.37%) .NET
2 48 (2.41%) XML
3 41 (2.06%) Web Services
4 36 (1.81%) Middleware
5 35 (1.76%) HTML
6 29 (1.46%) REST
7 28 (1.41%) CSS
8 27 (1.36%) JSON
9 24 (1.21%) .NET Framework
10 23 (1.16%) AngularJS
11 21 (1.06%) ASP.NET
12 17 (0.85%) RESTful
13 15 (0.75%) HTML5
13 15 (0.75%) ISPF
13 15 (0.75%) Node.js
13 15 (0.75%) XML Schema
14 14 (0.70%) SAML
15 13 (0.65%) SOAP
15 13 (0.65%) XSD
16 12 (0.60%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 399 (20.05%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 102 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
4 91 (4.57%) Data Centre
5 71 (3.57%) User Experience
6 48 (2.41%) NHS
7 43 (2.16%) CMDB
8 39 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
9 37 (1.86%) Data Structures
9 37 (1.86%) Virtual Team
10 35 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (1.36%) Blackberry
11 27 (1.36%) Freedom of Information
12 26 (1.31%) Smartphone
13 25 (1.26%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.26%) PKI
14 21 (1.06%) CESG
14 21 (1.06%) Taxonomies
15 18 (0.90%) Fixed Income
16 17 (0.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 327 (16.43%) Windows
2 188 (9.45%) Linux
3 136 (6.83%) Unix
4 112 (5.63%) Windows Server
5 56 (2.81%) Windows 7
6 54 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 54 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (2.61%) Solaris
8 34 (1.71%) AIX
9 33 (1.66%) Windows 10
10 32 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (1.36%) VMS
13 25 (1.26%) Android
14 22 (1.11%) Apple iOS
14 22 (1.11%) HPUX
15 18 (0.90%) MVS
15 18 (0.90%) Windows 2000
16 17 (0.85%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.85%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (20.80%) ITIL
2 412 (20.70%) Information Security
3 399 (20.05%) Project Management
4 390 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
5 289 (14.52%) Change Management
6 272 (13.67%) Problem-Solving
7 261 (13.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 258 (12.96%) Risk Management
9 217 (10.90%) Service Management
10 206 (10.35%) Data Management
11 190 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
12 183 (9.20%) Information Management
13 168 (8.44%) Data Protection
14 162 (8.14%) Business Analysis
15 161 (8.09%) PRINCE2
16 158 (7.94%) Service Delivery
17 153 (7.69%) Analytics
18 143 (7.19%) Data Modelling
19 140 (7.04%) Decision-Making
20 138 (6.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 271 (13.62%) SQL
2 87 (4.37%) Python
3 75 (3.77%) PowerShell
4 73 (3.67%) Java
5 69 (3.47%) C
6 54 (2.71%) JavaScript
7 40 (2.01%) C#
7 40 (2.01%) Perl
7 40 (2.01%) VBA
8 39 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 28 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 22 (1.11%) Bash Shell
11 21 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 15 (0.75%) JCL
13 14 (0.70%) VB
14 13 (0.65%) R
14 13 (0.65%) Ruby
15 9 (0.45%) C++
15 9 (0.45%) COBOL
15 9 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 345 (17.34%) Degree
2 289 (14.52%) Security Cleared
3 231 (11.61%) CISSP
4 186 (9.35%) SC Cleared
5 131 (6.58%) CISM
6 81 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
7 57 (2.86%) CISA
8 55 (2.76%) CCNP
9 50 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
9 50 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 40 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 39 (1.96%) ISEB
12 37 (1.86%) DV Cleared
13 36 (1.81%) CCIE
14 35 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
14 35 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 32 (1.61%) MCP
16 29 (1.46%) CCNA
17 26 (1.31%) PMI Certification
17 26 (1.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (7.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 146 (7.34%) GDPR
3 110 (5.53%) Data Quality
3 110 (5.53%) QA
4 99 (4.97%) PMO
5 95 (4.77%) PCI DSS
6 86 (4.32%) SLA
7 50 (2.51%) COBIT
8 38 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 26 (1.31%) RMADS
10 24 (1.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 23 (1.16%) ISO 9001
12 21 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 15 (0.75%) Def Stans
14 13 (0.65%) JSP 440
15 11 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
16 10 (0.50%) COSO
17 9 (0.45%) CESG Infosec
17 9 (0.45%) MiFID
17 9 (0.45%) NIST 800
System Software
1 181 (9.10%) Active Directory
2 99 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (2.16%) vSphere
4 34 (1.71%) XenApp
5 31 (1.56%) XenDesktop
6 29 (1.46%) Hyper-V
7 24 (1.21%) Docker
7 24 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.85%) RACF
9 16 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (0.70%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 14 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 13 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (0.55%) Firmware
13 10 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.35%) SRDF
14 7 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 6 (0.30%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 53 (2.66%) Single Sign-On
2 45 (2.26%) SCCM
3 36 (1.81%) Puppet
4 24 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 20 (1.01%) HP ALM
6 20 (1.01%) SCOM
7 17 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
8 15 (0.75%) Nessus
8 15 (0.75%) Tivoli
9 14 (0.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 11 (0.55%) QRadar
10 11 (0.55%) Terraform
11 10 (0.50%) Kubernetes
12 9 (0.45%) Ansible
12 9 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.45%) IBM BigFix
13 8 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 8 (0.40%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 7 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 436 (21.91%) Microsoft
2 207 (10.40%) Oracle
3 141 (7.09%) HP
4 140 (7.04%) SAP
5 123 (6.18%) Cisco
6 118 (5.93%) VMware
7 61 (3.07%) Citrix
8 53 (2.66%) ServiceNow
9 52 (2.61%) IBM
10 51 (2.56%) Tableau
11 47 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
12 39 (1.96%) Red Hat
13 37 (1.86%) Ivanti
14 30 (1.51%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.41%) Remedy
16 27 (1.36%) Google
16 27 (1.36%) Splunk
17 25 (1.26%) NetApp
18 23 (1.16%) CA
19 20 (1.01%) Informatica