Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 126 111
Rank change year-on-year -19 -15 -8
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,917 1,904 2,381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.85% 2.00% 2.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.47% 5.86% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,059 1,105 1,457
UK median daily rate £440 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £236 £223 £225
90th Percentile £638 £614 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +2.63% +0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 95 133
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +6.38% -2.08%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.02 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.50 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £23.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -23.40% -7.84% -3.26%

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 35,073 32,502 37,500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.84% 34.22% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,800 21,125 24,580
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £251
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,094 1,111 1,239
UK median hourly rate £22.46 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.44 £21.00
% change year-on-year +10.60% -7.43% +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 17 July 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 17 July 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 17 July 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 1,763 £450 +8.17% 576
UK excluding London -19 1,185 £400 +2.63% 412
London -42 682 £475 +5.56% 200
South East -45 347 £417 +4.31% 126
North of England +25 302 £400 -5.88% 83
Midlands +2 170 £400 +14.29% 65
North West +10 152 £408 +0.31% 44
South West -3 132 £450 +20.00% 51
East of England +28 125 £463 +23.53% 51
West Midlands -8 111 £450 +20.00% 36
Yorkshire +11 95 £425 - 32
Scotland -26 78 £375 +20.97% 23
North East +22 65 £400 -10.11% 7
East Midlands +4 57 £376 +7.50% 29
Wales -13 35 £365 +5.04% 9
Northern Ireland +18 1 £314 - 4

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 552 (28.79%) Finance
2 433 (22.59%) Microsoft
3 396 (20.66%) ITIL
4 394 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
5 365 (19.04%) Degree
6 361 (18.83%) Project Management
7 352 (18.36%) Analytical Skills
8 326 (17.01%) Information Security
9 291 (15.18%) Security Cleared
10 286 (14.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 266 (13.88%) SQL
12 260 (13.56%) Windows
13 249 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
14 239 (12.47%) Oracle
15 236 (12.31%) Risk Management
16 233 (12.15%) Change Management
17 214 (11.16%) Microsoft Excel
18 204 (10.64%) Service Management
19 196 (10.22%) CISSP
20 195 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
21 189 (9.86%) SC Cleared
22 182 (9.49%) Business Analysis
23 178 (9.29%) Data Management
24 172 (8.97%) Analytics
25 165 (8.61%) Active Directory
26 159 (8.29%) PRINCE2
27 158 (8.24%) Information Management
28 157 (8.19%) Computer Science
29 153 (7.98%) Legal
30 151 (7.88%) SAP

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 98 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 52 (2.71%) IIS
3 36 (1.88%) CMS
4 34 (1.77%) Confluence
4 34 (1.77%) SAS
5 29 (1.51%) MS Exchange
6 20 (1.04%) Skype for Business
7 19 (0.99%) Apache
8 16 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 15 (0.78%) Documentum
10 14 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.68%) OpenStack
12 11 (0.57%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.47%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.47%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.37%) JBoss
16 6 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 214 (11.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 134 (6.99%) Microsoft Office
3 115 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 64 (3.34%) MS Visio
5 60 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.10%) InDesign
10 1 (0.052%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.052%) Autodesk Inventor
10 1 (0.052%) Blender
10 1 (0.052%) CATIA
10 1 (0.052%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.052%) Lectora
10 1 (0.052%) PaintShop Pro
10 1 (0.052%) Revit
Business Applications
1 21 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.73%) SAP ERP
2 14 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.37%) Eloqua
4 7 (0.37%) SAP HR
5 6 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.21%) HFM
7 4 (0.21%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.16%) Global One
8 3 (0.16%) Maximo
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.16%) Primavera
8 3 (0.16%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.16%) SAP MDM
8 3 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 93 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (3.50%) Office 365
4 66 (3.44%) SaaS
5 47 (2.45%) PaaS
6 36 (1.88%) IaaS
7 21 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.63%) GitHub
9 10 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 9 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
10 9 (0.47%) Trello
11 8 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.42%) G Suite
11 8 (0.42%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
12 7 (0.37%) Slack
13 4 (0.21%) Force.com
13 4 (0.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 137 (7.15%) Firewall
2 66 (3.44%) DNS
3 61 (3.18%) Network Security
4 52 (2.71%) WAN
5 50 (2.61%) LAN
6 49 (2.56%) SAN
6 49 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 44 (2.30%) DHCP
8 41 (2.14%) VPN
9 38 (1.98%) SMS
10 33 (1.72%) Wireless
11 31 (1.62%) Internet
12 27 (1.41%) MPLS
13 26 (1.36%) NetScaler
14 21 (1.10%) Intranet
15 20 (1.04%) FTP
15 20 (1.04%) VLAN
16 18 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
16 18 (0.94%) SSL
17 17 (0.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 88 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 47 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
4 47 (2.45%) Power BI
5 41 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (1.93%) Big Data
7 30 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 30 (1.56%) MongoDB
8 27 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
8 27 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (1.36%) DB2
10 24 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 24 (1.25%) SAP HANA
11 22 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (1.10%) Apache Hive
12 21 (1.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 21 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.04%) QlikView
14 19 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 84 (4.38%) JIRA
2 36 (1.88%) Git (software)
3 24 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.83%) Visual Studio
5 15 (0.78%) SonarQube
6 14 (0.73%) ERwin
6 14 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (0.68%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (0.52%) Subversion
9 9 (0.47%) Bitbucket
9 9 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (0.42%) GitLab
10 8 (0.42%) Maven
11 7 (0.37%) Grunt
11 7 (0.37%) gulp
11 7 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
11 7 (0.37%) Selenium
11 7 (0.37%) webpack
12 6 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
General
1 552 (28.79%) Finance
2 153 (7.98%) Legal
3 108 (5.63%) Banking
4 82 (4.28%) Retail
5 81 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 67 (3.50%) Law
7 60 (3.13%) Marketing
8 41 (2.14%) Manufacturing
9 39 (2.03%) Military
10 27 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 27 (1.41%) Publishing
11 21 (1.10%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.99%) Retail Banking
13 16 (0.83%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.78%) Billing
15 12 (0.63%) Back Office
15 12 (0.63%) Electronics
16 11 (0.57%) Advertising
16 11 (0.57%) Digital Economy
16 11 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 505 (26.34%) Analyst
2 203 (10.59%) Architect
3 156 (8.14%) Business Analyst
4 132 (6.89%) Developer
5 121 (6.31%) Project Manager
6 113 (5.89%) Consultant
7 83 (4.33%) Data Analyst
8 75 (3.91%) Security Architect
9 74 (3.86%) Administrator
10 58 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
11 53 (2.76%) Security Consultant
12 50 (2.61%) Service Analyst
13 48 (2.50%) Security Analyst
14 44 (2.30%) Service Desk Analyst
15 43 (2.24%) Security Manager
16 41 (2.14%) Service Manager
16 41 (2.14%) Support Engineer
17 37 (1.93%) Senior Analyst
18 34 (1.77%) IT Analyst
18 34 (1.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (2.97%) .NET
2 53 (2.76%) Web Services
3 49 (2.56%) XML
4 43 (2.24%) Middleware
4 43 (2.24%) REST
5 37 (1.93%) HTML
6 27 (1.41%) AngularJS
6 27 (1.41%) CSS
7 25 (1.30%) RESTful
7 25 (1.30%) Spring
8 24 (1.25%) ASP.NET
9 21 (1.10%) SAML
10 18 (0.94%) SOAP
11 16 (0.83%) HTML5
11 16 (0.83%) LDAP
11 16 (0.83%) OAuth
12 15 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (0.78%) J2EE
12 15 (0.78%) XML Schema
13 14 (0.73%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 352 (18.36%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (8.19%) Computer Science
3 97 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
4 81 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 72 (3.76%) User Experience
6 41 (2.14%) Virtual Team
7 37 (1.93%) CMDB
7 37 (1.93%) NHS
8 32 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 31 (1.62%) Data Structures
9 31 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.46%) Smartphone
11 27 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
12 26 (1.36%) Freedom of Information
13 24 (1.25%) Driving Licence
14 23 (1.20%) PKI
15 22 (1.15%) Blackberry
16 19 (0.99%) Mainframe
17 17 (0.89%) Freedom of Information Act
18 16 (0.83%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 260 (13.56%) Windows
2 149 (7.77%) Linux
3 116 (6.05%) Unix
4 87 (4.54%) Windows Server
5 50 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (1.98%) Solaris
7 37 (1.93%) Android
7 37 (1.93%) Windows 7
8 36 (1.88%) Apple iOS
9 27 (1.41%) Windows 10
10 25 (1.30%) CentOS
11 24 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (1.10%) Mac OS X
13 15 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.57%) AIX
15 10 (0.52%) VMS
16 8 (0.42%) HPUX
17 6 (0.31%) Check Point GAiA
17 6 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (20.66%) ITIL
2 394 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
3 361 (18.83%) Project Management
4 326 (17.01%) Information Security
5 286 (14.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 249 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
7 236 (12.31%) Risk Management
8 233 (12.15%) Change Management
9 204 (10.64%) Service Management
10 195 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
11 182 (9.49%) Business Analysis
12 178 (9.29%) Data Management
13 172 (8.97%) Analytics
14 159 (8.29%) PRINCE2
15 158 (8.24%) Information Management
16 146 (7.62%) Service Delivery
17 141 (7.36%) Asset Management
18 135 (7.04%) Incident Management
19 133 (6.94%) Migration
20 124 (6.47%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 266 (13.88%) SQL
2 77 (4.02%) Java
3 64 (3.34%) Python
4 56 (2.92%) JavaScript
5 46 (2.40%) PowerShell
6 45 (2.35%) C#
7 39 (2.03%) C
8 38 (1.98%) Perl
9 27 (1.41%) Shell Script
10 26 (1.36%) VBA
11 25 (1.30%) T-SQL
12 20 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 17 (0.89%) Bash Shell
14 14 (0.73%) VB
15 11 (0.57%) R
16 9 (0.47%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.47%) XPath
17 8 (0.42%) Korn
17 8 (0.42%) Ruby
17 8 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 365 (19.04%) Degree
2 291 (15.18%) Security Cleared
3 196 (10.22%) CISSP
4 189 (9.86%) SC Cleared
5 114 (5.95%) CISM
6 80 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
7 67 (3.50%) CISA
8 59 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 53 (2.76%) CCNP
10 47 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 46 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 38 (1.98%) ISEB
13 32 (1.67%) PMP
14 31 (1.62%) PMI Certification
15 30 (1.56%) MCSE
16 28 (1.46%) Master's Degree
17 27 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
18 23 (1.20%) CCDP
18 23 (1.20%) MCP
19 22 (1.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (6.83%) GDPR
2 124 (6.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 121 (6.31%) QA
4 108 (5.63%) Data Quality
5 89 (4.64%) SLA
6 74 (3.86%) PCI DSS
6 74 (3.86%) PMO
7 51 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 43 (2.24%) COBIT
9 21 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 20 (1.04%) ISO 9001
11 14 (0.73%) JSP 440
12 12 (0.63%) COSO
12 12 (0.63%) RMADS
13 11 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 10 (0.52%) Def Stans
15 9 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
15 9 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 8 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
16 8 (0.42%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 165 (8.61%) Active Directory
2 74 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.77%) XenApp
4 33 (1.72%) vSphere
5 32 (1.67%) Docker
6 29 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 21 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (1.04%) Hyper-V
9 12 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (0.31%) GlusterFS
11 6 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.16%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.16%) KVM
13 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.16%) NFS
13 3 (0.16%) OpenAM
13 3 (0.16%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 58 (3.03%) SCCM
2 51 (2.66%) Single Sign-On
3 26 (1.36%) Puppet
4 22 (1.15%) SCOM
5 19 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 18 (0.94%) Kubernetes
7 17 (0.89%) Nessus
7 17 (0.89%) QRadar
7 17 (0.89%) Terraform
8 14 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (0.63%) Ansible
9 12 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 11 (0.57%) CSIRT
11 10 (0.52%) HP ALM
12 8 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.42%) NetBackup
12 8 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (0.37%) Nagios
13 7 (0.37%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 433 (22.59%) Microsoft
2 239 (12.47%) Oracle
3 151 (7.88%) SAP
4 106 (5.53%) HP
5 100 (5.22%) Cisco
6 92 (4.80%) VMware
7 85 (4.43%) IBM
8 60 (3.13%) Citrix
9 52 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
10 48 (2.50%) Tableau
11 43 (2.24%) ServiceNow
12 39 (2.03%) Google
13 36 (1.88%) Ivanti
13 36 (1.88%) Remedy
14 34 (1.77%) CheckPoint
15 33 (1.72%) Adobe
16 28 (1.46%) McAfee
16 28 (1.46%) Splunk
17 25 (1.30%) Informatica
18 24 (1.25%) Red Hat