Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 114 101
Rank change year-on-year -11 -13 +14
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,987 2,116 2,395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.00% 2.19% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.97% 6.69% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,213 1,259 1,460
UK median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.75% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £218 £213 £224
90th Percentile £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £396
% change year-on-year +3.90% -2.78% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 98 129
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £24.44 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.30% -17.15% +67.61%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £60.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £26.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -34.84% -2.73% +57.14%

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 33,303 31,637 35,368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.50% 32.67% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,301 20,633 22,554
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £251 £238
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1,115 1,415
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.29% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.32 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +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 January 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 20 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Top 15 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 January 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 -14 1,821 £425 +4.94% 667
UK excluding London -2 1,193 £400 +3.90% 458
London -27 753 £438 -2.78% 251
South East -37 339 £360 -10.00% 126
North of England +43 296 £450 +12.50% 118
North West +40 166 £514 +28.50% 68
South West +7 151 £424 +15.37% 46
Midlands -8 151 £413 +8.55% 64
East of England +12 130 £431 +43.75% 62
West Midlands +4 102 £413 +17.86% 44
Scotland -7 100 £375 +13.64% 22
Yorkshire +16 90 £455 +7.06% 37
North East +37 54 £465 +18.10% 13
East Midlands -2 47 £350 -12.50% 20
Wales +1 32 £369 +34.18% 18

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Management Information System also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 580 (29.19%) Finance
2 429 (21.59%) Microsoft
3 424 (21.34%) Information Security
4 409 (20.58%) Project Management
5 389 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
6 385 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
7 373 (18.77%) ITIL
8 369 (18.57%) Windows
9 314 (15.80%) Degree
10 284 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 278 (13.99%) SQL
12 259 (13.03%) Change Management
13 256 (12.88%) Risk Management
14 220 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 212 (10.67%) CISSP
16 192 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
16 192 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel
17 186 (9.36%) Service Management
17 186 (9.36%) Active Directory
18 184 (9.26%) Data Protection
19 182 (9.16%) SC Cleared
20 170 (8.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 170 (8.56%) Data Management
21 167 (8.40%) Linux
22 165 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
23 162 (8.15%) Migration
24 160 (8.05%) PRINCE2
25 150 (7.55%) Oracle
25 150 (7.55%) Information Management
26 146 (7.35%) SharePoint

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
1 146 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.47%) CMS
2 49 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 43 (2.16%) SAS
4 42 (2.11%) IIS
5 34 (1.71%) Confluence
6 29 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 26 (1.31%) Skype for Business
8 23 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (1.01%) Apache
10 15 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.60%) Tomcat
13 11 (0.55%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.55%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.45%) JBoss
14 9 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.30%) Drupal
16 6 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 192 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 165 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
3 97 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 76 (3.82%) MS Visio
5 60 (3.02%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.65%) Acrobat
8 12 (0.60%) PaintShop Pro
9 11 (0.55%) SPSS
10 4 (0.20%) Maya
11 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.15%) Windchill
12 2 (0.10%) InDesign
12 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.10%) XMetaL
13 1 (0.050%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.050%) FileZilla
13 1 (0.050%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.40%) SAP MM
3 7 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.25%) Primavera
5 5 (0.25%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.20%) Maximo
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.20%) ResourceLink
6 4 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.20%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.20%) SAP WM
6 4 (0.20%) Summit
7 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 91 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (4.38%) Office 365
3 62 (3.12%) IaaS
4 61 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
5 59 (2.97%) PaaS
6 51 (2.57%) SaaS
7 22 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.70%) GitHub
9 10 (0.50%) npm
10 8 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.40%) Trello
11 6 (0.30%) Boomi
11 6 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
12 5 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.20%) Yammer
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 144 (7.25%) Firewall
2 85 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 83 (4.18%) WAN
4 78 (3.93%) LAN
5 75 (3.77%) Internet
6 71 (3.57%) DNS
7 60 (3.02%) VPN
8 59 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
9 56 (2.82%) Network Security
10 53 (2.67%) DHCP
11 47 (2.37%) SAN
12 39 (1.96%) Wireless
13 33 (1.66%) Intranet
14 30 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (1.36%) NAS
16 25 (1.26%) MPLS
17 23 (1.16%) Skype
18 22 (1.11%) SMS
19 21 (1.06%) VLAN
20 20 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (3.07%) Relational Database
4 49 (2.47%) Big Data
5 41 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (2.01%) Power BI
7 38 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
8 35 (1.76%) Hadoop
9 32 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (1.26%) QlikView
10 25 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 24 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (1.11%) NoSQL
13 21 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
14 17 (0.86%) Data Mining
14 17 (0.86%) GIS
14 17 (0.86%) MS Access
14 17 (0.86%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.81%) MySQL
16 15 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 85 (4.28%) JIRA
2 44 (2.21%) Git (software)
3 31 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 28 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (0.91%) Selenium
6 16 (0.81%) Visual Studio
7 14 (0.70%) ERwin
8 12 (0.60%) Subversion
9 10 (0.50%) Bower
10 9 (0.45%) Cucumber
10 9 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
10 9 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (0.40%) Ant
11 8 (0.40%) Maven
11 8 (0.40%) Mockito
11 8 (0.40%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.35%) NuGet
13 6 (0.30%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.30%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 580 (29.19%) Finance
2 143 (7.20%) Banking
3 130 (6.54%) Legal
4 113 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 59 (2.97%) Law
6 58 (2.92%) Manufacturing
7 56 (2.82%) Marketing
8 55 (2.77%) Retail
9 37 (1.86%) Investment Banking
10 33 (1.66%) Military
11 28 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 27 (1.36%) Billing
13 23 (1.16%) Financial Institution
14 21 (1.06%) Electronics
14 21 (1.06%) Publishing
15 15 (0.75%) Front Office
16 11 (0.55%) Back Office
16 11 (0.55%) Local Government
17 10 (0.50%) Games
18 9 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 550 (27.68%) Analyst
2 192 (9.66%) Architect
3 163 (8.20%) Business Analyst
4 132 (6.64%) Project Manager
5 120 (6.04%) Developer
6 107 (5.39%) Consultant
7 83 (4.18%) Security Analyst
8 72 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
9 63 (3.17%) Security Manager
10 61 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 59 (2.97%) Data Analyst
12 58 (2.92%) Security Consultant
13 51 (2.57%) IT Analyst
14 49 (2.47%) Administrator
14 49 (2.47%) Service Analyst
15 48 (2.42%) IT Manager
16 44 (2.21%) Data Architect
17 43 (2.16%) Security Engineer
18 42 (2.11%) Information Analyst
18 42 (2.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (3.62%) .NET
2 50 (2.52%) HTML
3 49 (2.47%) Web Services
4 41 (2.06%) CSS
4 41 (2.06%) XML
5 33 (1.66%) JSON
6 28 (1.41%) Middleware
7 21 (1.06%) RESTful
8 20 (1.01%) LDAP
8 20 (1.01%) REST
9 19 (0.96%) HTML5
10 18 (0.91%) .NET Framework
10 18 (0.91%) Node.js
11 16 (0.81%) SOAP
12 15 (0.75%) AngularJS
12 15 (0.75%) CSS3
12 15 (0.75%) Spring
13 14 (0.70%) ISPF
13 14 (0.70%) XSD
14 11 (0.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 385 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 86 (4.33%) Data Centre
4 59 (2.97%) User Experience
5 55 (2.77%) Data Protection Act
6 54 (2.72%) NHS
7 41 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 35 (1.76%) Virtual Team
9 34 (1.71%) CESG
9 34 (1.71%) PKI
10 27 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (1.36%) Taxonomies
11 25 (1.26%) CMDB
12 23 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
13 22 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
14 21 (1.06%) Client/Server
15 19 (0.96%) Blackberry
16 17 (0.86%) Reference Data
17 15 (0.75%) EMC VNX
18 14 (0.70%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 369 (18.57%) Windows
2 167 (8.40%) Linux
3 131 (6.59%) Unix
4 109 (5.49%) Windows Server
5 78 (3.93%) Windows 7
6 54 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (2.42%) Windows 10
7 48 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (2.11%) Solaris
9 38 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (1.41%) AIX
11 25 (1.26%) Apple iOS
12 19 (0.96%) Windows XP
13 17 (0.86%) VMS
14 16 (0.81%) Windows 2000
15 15 (0.75%) HPUX
15 15 (0.75%) Mac OS X
15 15 (0.75%) MVS
16 14 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (21.34%) Information Security
2 409 (20.58%) Project Management
3 389 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
4 373 (18.77%) ITIL
5 259 (13.03%) Change Management
6 256 (12.88%) Risk Management
7 220 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 192 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
9 186 (9.36%) Service Management
10 184 (9.26%) Data Protection
11 170 (8.56%) Data Management
12 162 (8.15%) Migration
13 160 (8.05%) PRINCE2
14 150 (7.55%) Information Management
15 145 (7.30%) Analytics
16 144 (7.25%) Data Modelling
17 140 (7.05%) Service Delivery
18 130 (6.54%) Security Management
19 129 (6.49%) Business Analysis
20 126 (6.34%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 278 (13.99%) SQL
2 81 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 78 (3.93%) Java
4 77 (3.88%) Python
5 61 (3.07%) C
6 55 (2.77%) JavaScript
7 42 (2.11%) C#
8 36 (1.81%) VBA
9 30 (1.51%) Shell Script
9 30 (1.51%) T-SQL
10 28 (1.41%) Perl
11 26 (1.31%) Bash Shell
12 19 (0.96%) R
12 19 (0.96%) Ruby
13 15 (0.75%) JCL
14 12 (0.60%) PHP
14 12 (0.60%) VB
15 11 (0.55%) C++
16 10 (0.50%) COBOL
16 10 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 314 (15.80%) Degree
2 284 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 212 (10.67%) CISSP
4 182 (9.16%) SC Cleared
5 116 (5.84%) CISM
6 67 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
7 66 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (2.52%) DV Cleared
9 45 (2.26%) CISA
9 45 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
10 40 (2.01%) PMP
11 37 (1.86%) CCNP
11 37 (1.86%) PMI Certification
12 36 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
13 32 (1.61%) MCP
14 30 (1.51%) MCSE
14 30 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 29 (1.46%) ISEB
16 28 (1.41%) CCIE
16 28 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (8.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 108 (5.44%) GDPR
3 96 (4.83%) Data Quality
4 94 (4.73%) PMO
5 93 (4.68%) PCI DSS
6 85 (4.28%) QA
7 84 (4.23%) SLA
8 48 (2.42%) COBIT
9 33 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 29 (1.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 24 (1.21%) RMADS
12 22 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 16 (0.81%) MiFID
14 15 (0.75%) ISO 9001
15 14 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
16 10 (0.50%) ISAE 3402
17 9 (0.45%) CESG Infosec
17 9 (0.45%) GxP
18 8 (0.40%) NIST 800
19 7 (0.35%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 186 (9.36%) Active Directory
2 103 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.11%) vSphere
5 27 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (1.11%) XenApp
7 19 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (0.91%) Docker
9 17 (0.86%) Firmware
10 16 (0.81%) RACF
11 14 (0.70%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 14 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 13 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
13 11 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (0.50%) NFS
14 10 (0.50%) XenDesktop
15 8 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 8 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.35%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 48 (2.42%) SCCM
2 37 (1.86%) Puppet
3 22 (1.11%) Nessus
3 22 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 14 (0.70%) SCOM
5 14 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 14 (0.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 13 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 12 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (0.55%) Terraform
9 10 (0.50%) Ansible
9 10 (0.50%) WSUS
10 9 (0.45%) IBM BigFix
11 8 (0.40%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.40%) QRadar
12 7 (0.35%) EMC TimeFinder
12 7 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 429 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 150 (7.55%) Oracle
3 129 (6.49%) VMware
4 121 (6.09%) Cisco
5 105 (5.28%) SAP
6 89 (4.48%) HP
7 71 (3.57%) Citrix
8 55 (2.77%) Tableau
9 40 (2.01%) IBM
10 32 (1.61%) ServiceNow
11 31 (1.56%) NetApp
11 31 (1.56%) Splunk
12 28 (1.41%) CheckPoint
12 28 (1.41%) Red Hat
13 27 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
14 24 (1.21%) BMC
15 23 (1.16%) EMC
15 23 (1.16%) Remedy
16 21 (1.06%) Dell
17 20 (1.01%) McAfee