Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 144 125
Rank change year-on-year -14 -19 -16
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,608 1,874 1,822
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.77% 1.88% 2.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.49% 5.82% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 1,057 1,039
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £220
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 94 92
UK median hourly rate £22.34 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.68% -20.00% -2.69%
10th Percentile £11.90 £13.25 £10.62
90th Percentile £49.38 £48.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.69% -22.00% -9.49%

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 29,279 32,189 30,084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.27% 32.24% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,828 20,864 19,398
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £280 £268 £263
90th Percentile £666 £656 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,024 1,022 1,053
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £21.84 £19.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.51% +10.83% -6.17%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.72 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year -9.89% +14.06% -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 20 June 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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -9 1,495 £450 +1.98% 111
UK excluding London -2 991 £450 +12.50% 96
London -4 588 £500 +5.26% 27
South East +37 367 £450 +9.09% 25
North of England -23 232 £425 +6.25% 14
North West +8 146 £425 +3.66% 7
Midlands -19 114 £464 +15.88% 19
South West -39 111 £438 -2.78% 21
West Midlands -8 89 £475 +5.56% 16
East of England -29 77 £444 -6.58% 5
Yorkshire -6 67 £308 -30.11% 6
Scotland +6 63 £450 +20.00% 8
East Midlands -12 22 £425 +7.26% 3
North East -38 19 £550 +37.50% 1
Northern Ireland +25 15 £375 +19.43% 1
Wales -19 15 £494 +27.42% 3

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 457 (28.42%) Finance
2 391 (24.32%) Information Security
3 350 (21.77%) Microsoft
4 288 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
5 285 (17.72%) Project Management
6 279 (17.35%) Windows
7 277 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
8 270 (16.79%) Security Cleared
9 250 (15.55%) ITIL
10 238 (14.80%) Degree
11 209 (13.00%) Problem-Solving
12 208 (12.94%) SQL
13 207 (12.87%) Risk Management
14 206 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 200 (12.44%) SC Cleared
16 183 (11.38%) Linux
17 176 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
18 172 (10.70%) Migration
19 165 (10.26%) Oracle
20 155 (9.64%) Active Directory
21 151 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
22 145 (9.02%) PRINCE2
22 145 (9.02%) Analytics
23 143 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
24 139 (8.64%) CISSP
25 137 (8.52%) Security Management
26 136 (8.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
27 134 (8.33%) Change Management
28 133 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
29 130 (8.08%) Microsoft Office

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
1 106 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.93%) Confluence
3 28 (1.74%) IIS
4 27 (1.68%) CMS
5 21 (1.31%) MS Exchange
6 19 (1.18%) Skype for Business
7 18 (1.12%) Apache
8 12 (0.75%) JBoss
9 11 (0.68%) SAS
10 9 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.50%) Drupal
11 8 (0.50%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.44%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.37%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.37%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 151 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 130 (8.08%) Microsoft Office
3 91 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 50 (3.11%) Microsoft Project
5 34 (2.11%) MS Visio
6 18 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (1.06%) Sketch
8 7 (0.44%) Camtasia
8 7 (0.44%) XMetaL
9 6 (0.37%) Marvel
10 4 (0.25%) Adobe XD
10 4 (0.25%) Shockwave
10 4 (0.25%) Windchill
11 3 (0.19%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.12%) Stata
13 1 (0.062%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.062%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.062%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 9 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 9 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.50%) SAP HR
6 7 (0.44%) Primavera
6 7 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.37%) HFM
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.31%) SAP HCM
8 5 (0.31%) Workday HCM
9 4 (0.25%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 133 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 99 (6.16%) Office 365
4 54 (3.36%) Power Platform
5 40 (2.49%) SaaS
6 33 (2.05%) GitHub
7 27 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 21 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (1.18%) Amazon S3
10 19 (1.18%) PaaS
11 17 (1.06%) IaaS
12 14 (0.87%) OpenShift
13 11 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
15 7 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
16 6 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
16 6 (0.37%) Mimecast
16 6 (0.37%) Slack
17 5 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 122 (7.59%) Firewall
2 72 (4.48%) WAN
3 66 (4.10%) LAN
4 58 (3.61%) Network Security
5 50 (3.11%) DNS
6 43 (2.67%) TCP/IP
7 33 (2.05%) SAN
8 32 (1.99%) Internet
9 31 (1.93%) Intrusion Detection
10 30 (1.87%) VPN
11 24 (1.49%) SSL
11 24 (1.49%) VoIP
12 18 (1.12%) Skype
13 17 (1.06%) Wireless
14 16 (1.00%) MPLS
15 14 (0.87%) Intranet
16 11 (0.68%) VLAN
17 10 (0.62%) DHCP
17 10 (0.62%) IPsec
18 9 (0.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 56 (3.48%) Big Data
5 52 (3.23%) Power BI
6 44 (2.74%) MySQL
7 39 (2.43%) Oracle Database
8 38 (2.36%) RDBMS
9 26 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
9 26 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
10 25 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
12 22 (1.37%) Data Lake
13 21 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (1.18%) NoSQL
15 18 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
16 17 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (1.00%) Oracle Exadata
18 15 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 78 (4.85%) JIRA
2 22 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.24%) Visual Studio
4 15 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (0.81%) Axure RP
6 11 (0.68%) Subversion
7 10 (0.62%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.50%) SonarQube
10 7 (0.44%) Maven
10 7 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (0.31%) Burp Suite
12 5 (0.31%) ERwin
13 4 (0.25%) Ant
13 4 (0.25%) JUnit
13 4 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (0.19%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.19%) Bower
General
1 457 (28.42%) Finance
2 102 (6.34%) Legal
3 99 (6.16%) Banking
4 81 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 58 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 58 (3.61%) Retail
6 55 (3.42%) Law
7 49 (3.05%) Marketing
8 31 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 30 (1.87%) Back Office
10 20 (1.24%) Billing
10 20 (1.24%) Military
11 18 (1.12%) Electronics
12 17 (1.06%) Investment Banking
12 17 (1.06%) Publishing
13 14 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.87%) General Ledger
14 13 (0.81%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.56%) German Language
16 7 (0.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 381 (23.69%) Analyst
2 209 (13.00%) Architect
3 108 (6.72%) Business Analyst
4 99 (6.16%) Consultant
4 99 (6.16%) Project Manager
5 91 (5.66%) Developer
6 72 (4.48%) Administrator
7 62 (3.86%) Security Architect
8 56 (3.48%) Service Analyst
9 47 (2.92%) Security Analyst
9 47 (2.92%) Security Manager
10 40 (2.49%) Service Desk Analyst
11 37 (2.30%) IT Analyst
11 37 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
12 36 (2.24%) DBA
13 34 (2.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 34 (2.11%) Security Consultant
13 34 (2.11%) Support Analyst
13 34 (2.11%) Systems Administrator
14 32 (1.99%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (2.92%) .NET
1 47 (2.92%) Web Services
2 40 (2.49%) Middleware
3 38 (2.36%) XML
4 36 (2.24%) REST
5 34 (2.11%) HTML
6 32 (1.99%) CSS
7 30 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
8 22 (1.37%) SOAP
9 15 (0.93%) JSON
10 14 (0.87%) .NET Framework
10 14 (0.87%) Node.js
11 12 (0.75%) LDAP
12 11 (0.68%) ASP.NET
12 11 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
12 11 (0.68%) HTML5
12 11 (0.68%) J2EE
12 11 (0.68%) Spring
13 8 (0.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 7 (0.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 277 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 66 (4.10%) Self-Motivation
3 66 (4.10%) User Experience
4 38 (2.36%) NHS
5 34 (2.11%) Driving Licence
6 28 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
7 27 (1.68%) PKI
8 26 (1.62%) CESG
9 25 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
9 25 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
11 20 (1.24%) Tandem
12 19 (1.18%) CMDB
12 19 (1.18%) Cyberattack
12 19 (1.18%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.18%) Mobile App
13 18 (1.12%) Mainframe
13 18 (1.12%) Virtual Team
14 17 (1.06%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 279 (17.35%) Windows
2 183 (11.38%) Linux
3 114 (7.09%) Unix
4 89 (5.53%) Windows Server
5 69 (4.29%) Windows 10
6 39 (2.43%) Windows 7
7 36 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (2.11%) Solaris
8 34 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (1.31%) AIX
12 17 (1.06%) CentOS
13 15 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
14 14 (0.87%) Android
15 10 (0.62%) Apple iOS
15 10 (0.62%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.56%) Debian
16 9 (0.56%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (24.32%) Information Security
2 288 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (17.72%) Project Management
4 250 (15.55%) ITIL
5 209 (13.00%) Problem-Solving
6 207 (12.87%) Risk Management
7 206 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 176 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
9 172 (10.70%) Migration
10 145 (9.02%) Analytics
10 145 (9.02%) PRINCE2
11 143 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
12 137 (8.52%) Security Management
13 134 (8.33%) Change Management
14 117 (7.28%) Decision-Making
15 108 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
16 107 (6.65%) Data Protection
17 105 (6.53%) Data Management
17 105 (6.53%) Data Modelling
18 104 (6.47%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 208 (12.94%) SQL
2 68 (4.23%) Java
3 60 (3.73%) Python
4 57 (3.54%) PowerShell
5 37 (2.30%) C#
5 37 (2.30%) Shell Script
6 36 (2.24%) JavaScript
7 34 (2.11%) PL/SQL
8 31 (1.93%) C
9 26 (1.62%) Perl
10 22 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 19 (1.18%) VBA
12 13 (0.81%) VB
13 11 (0.68%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.50%) C++
14 8 (0.50%) Scala
15 7 (0.44%) PHP
16 6 (0.37%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.37%) VBScript
17 5 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 270 (16.79%) Security Cleared
2 238 (14.80%) Degree
3 200 (12.44%) SC Cleared
4 139 (8.64%) CISSP
5 67 (4.17%) CISM
6 55 (3.42%) DV Cleared
7 52 (3.23%) CISA
8 45 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
9 42 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
10 38 (2.36%) SANS
11 33 (2.05%) PMI Certification
12 30 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (1.62%) CESG Certified Professional
14 25 (1.55%) GIAC
15 24 (1.49%) CCNP
16 23 (1.43%) CRISC
16 23 (1.43%) Master's Degree
16 23 (1.43%) PMP
17 21 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 18 (1.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (8.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (4.35%) GDPR
3 62 (3.86%) QA
4 61 (3.79%) Data Quality
5 51 (3.17%) PMO
6 48 (2.99%) NIST
7 43 (2.67%) COBIT
7 43 (2.67%) SLA
8 37 (2.30%) PCI DSS
9 33 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 29 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 24 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 17 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
13 14 (0.87%) JSP 440
14 12 (0.75%) ISO 9001
14 12 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 9 (0.56%) Def Stans
16 8 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
17 7 (0.44%) GxP
17 7 (0.44%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 155 (9.64%) Active Directory
2 65 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (2.30%) Docker
4 19 (1.18%) vSphere
5 18 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (1.00%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.62%) VMware NSX
9 9 (0.56%) Shibboleth
10 5 (0.31%) IAG
10 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.31%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 5 (0.31%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.25%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.25%) XenApp
12 3 (0.19%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 60 (3.73%) SCCM
2 38 (2.36%) Kubernetes
3 25 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
4 24 (1.49%) WSUS
5 23 (1.43%) SCOM
6 20 (1.24%) Nessus
7 19 (1.18%) Ansible
8 18 (1.12%) Puppet
9 16 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 16 (1.00%) QRadar
10 15 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
11 13 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
11 13 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
12 10 (0.62%) Terraform
13 8 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 8 (0.50%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.44%) CASB
15 6 (0.37%) HP ALM
16 5 (0.31%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 350 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 165 (10.26%) Oracle
3 106 (6.59%) SAP
4 104 (6.47%) VMware
5 78 (4.85%) Cisco
6 61 (3.79%) IBM
7 40 (2.49%) Sony
8 39 (2.43%) McAfee
9 37 (2.30%) Splunk
10 35 (2.18%) ServiceNow
11 32 (1.99%) Workday
12 29 (1.80%) HP
13 26 (1.62%) Citrix
13 26 (1.62%) Google
14 25 (1.55%) Adobe
14 25 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
15 24 (1.49%) CheckPoint
16 22 (1.37%) Apple
16 22 (1.37%) Red Hat
17 21 (1.31%) EMC