Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 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
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 131 156 130
Rank change year-on-year +25 -26 -16
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,431 1,788 2,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.98% 1.79% 2.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.33% 5.58% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 1,009 1,234
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.82% +5.31%
10th Percentile £230 £215 £214
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 97 89
UK median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +26.22% -28.68%
10th Percentile £16.20 £12.55 £12.50
90th Percentile £56.00 £44.40 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.88 £17.43
% change year-on-year -13.16% +25.53% -34.23%

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 22,593 32,055 33,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.20% 32.16% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,241 20,891 22,007
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £258
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,008 1,002 987
UK median hourly rate £24.25 £20.38 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.99% -2.98% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.00 £11.35
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £48.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% - +2.28%

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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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 +22 1,290 £450 - 630
UK excluding London +11 886 £425 -2.86% 518
London +35 489 £475 - 155
South East +28 287 £428 -5.00% 123
North of England -11 182 £400 -11.11% 149
South West +18 128 £510 +16.57% 67
Midlands +5 120 £425 +3.03% 81
North West +2 103 £425 -5.56% 75
West Midlands +22 90 £450 +12.50% 55
East of England +23 82 £463 +20.13% 56
Scotland +44 81 £394 -7.35% 29
Yorkshire +22 50 £400 -5.88% 55
East Midlands +9 30 £338 -20.59% 26
North East -10 29 £450 -10.45% 19
Wales +2 6 £278 -41.58% 11
Channel Islands - 3 £458 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 410 (28.65%) Finance
2 338 (23.62%) Information Security
3 323 (22.57%) Microsoft
4 277 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
5 266 (18.59%) Windows
6 265 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 262 (18.31%) Project Management
8 241 (16.84%) Security Cleared
9 220 (15.37%) Degree
10 198 (13.84%) ITIL
11 187 (13.07%) SQL
12 180 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
13 166 (11.60%) Public Sector
14 163 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 161 (11.25%) Risk Management
16 157 (10.97%) SC Cleared
17 150 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
18 145 (10.13%) Cybersecurity
19 134 (9.36%) Analytics
20 133 (9.29%) Microsoft Office
21 131 (9.15%) Microsoft Excel
21 131 (9.15%) Change Management
22 123 (8.60%) Migration
22 123 (8.60%) Active Directory
23 122 (8.53%) Security Management
23 122 (8.53%) Data Management
24 117 (8.18%) PRINCE2
25 114 (7.97%) Information Management
25 114 (7.97%) Computer Science
26 112 (7.83%) Project 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 82 (5.73%) SharePoint
2 44 (3.07%) CMS
3 25 (1.75%) IIS
3 25 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 18 (1.26%) Confluence
5 15 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (0.98%) Apache
7 12 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (0.84%) SAS
7 12 (0.84%) Skype for Business
8 10 (0.70%) Apache Spark
9 8 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.35%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.28%) Appian
12 4 (0.28%) JBoss
12 4 (0.28%) Moodle
12 4 (0.28%) Totara
13 3 (0.21%) Anypoint
13 3 (0.21%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 133 (9.29%) Microsoft Office
2 131 (9.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 67 (4.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 43 (3.00%) Microsoft Project
5 30 (2.10%) MS Visio
6 19 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.49%) Sketch
8 6 (0.42%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.28%) InVision
9 4 (0.28%) Windchill
10 3 (0.21%) Camtasia
10 3 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.21%) SPSS
10 3 (0.21%) XMetaL
11 1 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.070%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.070%) Weka
Business Applications
1 21 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.56%) Endur
2 8 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.42%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.28%) assyst
6 4 (0.28%) Elite 3E
6 4 (0.28%) SAP MDG
6 4 (0.28%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 3 (0.21%) Carpe Diem
7 3 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.21%) Movex
7 3 (0.21%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.21%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 111 (7.76%) Office 365
2 108 (7.55%) Azure
3 76 (5.31%) AWS
4 63 (4.40%) Power Platform
5 38 (2.66%) SaaS
6 27 (1.89%) IaaS
7 26 (1.82%) PaaS
8 18 (1.26%) Serverless
9 17 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (0.84%) PowerApps
12 11 (0.77%) GitHub
13 10 (0.70%) iPaaS
14 7 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Flow
15 6 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
16 5 (0.35%) Slack
16 5 (0.35%) Yammer
17 4 (0.28%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 102 (7.13%) Firewall
2 51 (3.56%) WAN
3 48 (3.35%) Internet
3 48 (3.35%) Network Security
4 44 (3.07%) DNS
5 39 (2.73%) LAN
6 28 (1.96%) Wireless
7 27 (1.89%) DHCP
8 26 (1.82%) VPN
9 25 (1.75%) TCP/IP
10 24 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
10 24 (1.68%) Radio Access Network
11 22 (1.54%) Intranet
12 20 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (1.19%) FTP
13 17 (1.19%) IPsec
14 16 (1.12%) SAN
15 15 (1.05%) HTTP
15 15 (1.05%) MPLS
15 15 (1.05%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (6.64%) SQL Server
2 75 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (3.98%) Power BI
4 36 (2.52%) Big Data
4 36 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (2.10%) Relational Database
6 28 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (1.68%) Hadoop
9 21 (1.47%) GIS
9 21 (1.47%) MySQL
10 20 (1.40%) Data Lake
11 17 (1.19%) DB2
12 16 (1.12%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.05%) NoSQL
13 15 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (0.98%) Data Mart
15 13 (0.91%) DataStage
15 13 (0.91%) Informix
16 12 (0.84%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 49 (3.42%) JIRA
2 36 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 26 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 13 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (0.84%) Maven
6 10 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.70%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.63%) Bitbucket
7 9 (0.63%) Selenium
8 8 (0.56%) Burp Suite
8 8 (0.56%) Eclipse
8 8 (0.56%) IBM UrbanCode
8 8 (0.56%) SonarQube
9 6 (0.42%) IntelliJ
10 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.28%) Gradle
11 4 (0.28%) JMeter
11 4 (0.28%) PowerDesigner
11 4 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 410 (28.65%) Finance
2 166 (11.60%) Public Sector
3 105 (7.34%) Telecoms
4 72 (5.03%) Legal
5 65 (4.54%) Banking
6 64 (4.47%) Marketing
7 61 (4.26%) Law
8 58 (4.05%) Retail
9 47 (3.28%) Manufacturing
10 33 (2.31%) Investment Banking
11 22 (1.54%) Electronics
12 19 (1.33%) Military
13 18 (1.26%) Back Office
13 18 (1.26%) Retail Banking
14 15 (1.05%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.84%) Local Government
16 12 (0.84%) Publishing
17 11 (0.77%) Front Office
17 11 (0.77%) Police
Job Titles
1 308 (21.52%) Analyst
2 182 (12.72%) Architect
3 105 (7.34%) Project Manager
4 90 (6.29%) Business Analyst
5 83 (5.80%) Developer
6 77 (5.38%) Consultant
7 53 (3.70%) Administrator
8 47 (3.28%) Data Analyst
9 46 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
10 42 (2.94%) Support Analyst
11 39 (2.73%) IT Manager
12 38 (2.66%) Security Consultant
13 37 (2.59%) Security Architect
14 35 (2.45%) Data Architect
15 34 (2.38%) Field Engineer
16 33 (2.31%) Security Analyst
16 33 (2.31%) Service Analyst
17 31 (2.17%) Desktop Support
18 30 (2.10%) Network Engineer
19 29 (2.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.98%) XML
2 44 (3.07%) Web Services
3 43 (3.00%) HTML
4 39 (2.73%) .NET
5 29 (2.03%) REST
6 27 (1.89%) SOAP
7 26 (1.82%) CSS
8 23 (1.61%) Middleware
9 19 (1.33%) JSON
10 15 (1.05%) SAML
10 15 (1.05%) XML Schema
11 14 (0.98%) RESTful
12 12 (0.84%) .NET Framework
13 11 (0.77%) LDAP
14 9 (0.63%) ASP.NET
14 9 (0.63%) jQuery
14 9 (0.63%) Kafka
15 8 (0.56%) 802.1X
15 8 (0.56%) OpenID
15 8 (0.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 265 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (4.54%) Data Centre
3 54 (3.77%) User Experience
4 39 (2.73%) Driving Licence
5 32 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (2.17%) NHS
7 27 (1.89%) PKI
8 21 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 21 (1.47%) Virtual Team
9 18 (1.26%) CMDB
9 18 (1.26%) PMI
10 17 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
12 14 (0.98%) CCTV
12 14 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
13 13 (0.91%) CESG
13 13 (0.91%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.91%) Private Cloud
13 13 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 266 (18.59%) Windows
2 85 (5.94%) Linux
3 77 (5.38%) Windows 10
4 70 (4.89%) Windows Server
5 48 (3.35%) Unix
6 43 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 22 (1.54%) Windows 7
10 20 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.98%) Android
12 14 (0.98%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.70%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.42%) HPUX
14 6 (0.42%) SUSE
15 5 (0.35%) CentOS
16 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.21%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (23.62%) Information Security
2 277 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (18.31%) Project Management
4 198 (13.84%) ITIL
5 180 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
6 163 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 161 (11.25%) Risk Management
8 150 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
9 145 (10.13%) Cybersecurity
10 134 (9.36%) Analytics
11 131 (9.15%) Change Management
12 123 (8.60%) Migration
13 122 (8.53%) Data Management
13 122 (8.53%) Security Management
14 117 (8.18%) PRINCE2
15 114 (7.97%) Computer Science
15 114 (7.97%) Information Management
16 112 (7.83%) Project Delivery
17 107 (7.48%) Incident Management
17 107 (7.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (13.07%) SQL
2 74 (5.17%) Java
3 57 (3.98%) C
4 56 (3.91%) Python
5 40 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 38 (2.66%) PowerShell
7 26 (1.82%) C#
8 16 (1.12%) T-SQL
9 15 (1.05%) Perl
10 12 (0.84%) Scala
11 11 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 11 (0.77%) C++
11 11 (0.77%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.56%) R
12 8 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.49%) VBA
14 6 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.42%) VBScript
15 5 (0.35%) ABAP
16 4 (0.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 241 (16.84%) Security Cleared
2 220 (15.37%) Degree
3 157 (10.97%) SC Cleared
4 106 (7.41%) CISSP
5 65 (4.54%) CISM
6 62 (4.33%) DV Cleared
7 47 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 39 (2.73%) PMI Certification
10 25 (1.75%) CISA
10 25 (1.75%) PMP
11 24 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (1.54%) CCNA
12 22 (1.54%) GIAC
13 21 (1.47%) SANS
14 19 (1.33%) CRISC
14 19 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 18 (1.26%) CCNP
16 16 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
16 16 (1.12%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (6.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 76 (5.31%) Data Quality
3 60 (4.19%) GDPR
4 49 (3.42%) QA
5 48 (3.35%) PMO
6 47 (3.28%) SLA
7 33 (2.31%) NIST
8 31 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 27 (1.89%) NCSC
10 23 (1.61%) PCI DSS
11 20 (1.40%) COBIT
12 15 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 15 (1.05%) RMADS
13 14 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
14 9 (0.63%) JSP 440
14 9 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 7 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 6 (0.42%) GxP
16 6 (0.42%) ISO 22301
16 6 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 123 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 43 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (1.54%) vSphere
5 18 (1.26%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.91%) Docker
6 13 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.63%) HDFS
8 6 (0.42%) Firmware
9 5 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.28%) NFS
10 4 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.28%) XenApp
11 3 (0.21%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.21%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.14%) OCFS2
12 2 (0.14%) Snort
12 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (3.49%) SCCM
2 20 (1.40%) WSUS
3 19 (1.33%) Nessus
4 18 (1.26%) SCOM
5 15 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
6 13 (0.91%) Kubernetes
6 13 (0.91%) Puppet
7 10 (0.70%) Ansible
7 10 (0.70%) CASB
8 8 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.49%) Terraform
10 6 (0.42%) CSIRT
10 6 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.35%) HP ALM
11 5 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
11 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.35%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.28%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 323 (22.57%) Microsoft
2 109 (7.62%) Oracle
3 76 (5.31%) VMware
4 75 (5.24%) Cisco
5 66 (4.61%) SAP
6 48 (3.35%) HP
7 46 (3.21%) Citrix
8 39 (2.73%) Sony
9 37 (2.59%) Fujitsu
10 23 (1.61%) Red Hat
11 21 (1.47%) ServiceNow
12 20 (1.40%) Adobe
12 20 (1.40%) IBM
12 20 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
13 19 (1.33%) Palo Alto
13 19 (1.33%) Remedy
13 19 (1.33%) Splunk
14 18 (1.26%) Tableau
15 17 (1.19%) Meraki
15 17 (1.19%) Qualys