Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 157 134
Rank change year-on-year +36 -23 -17
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,226 1,714 2,000
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.99% 1.78% 1.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 5.59% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 1,010 1,187
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £215 £215 £228
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 83 88
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.22 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +25.15% -35.45%
10th Percentile £16.20 £12.73 £12.71
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.23 £47.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £24.00 £17.43
% change year-on-year -19.79% +37.69% -36.62%

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 19,628 30,646 33,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.87% 31.80% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,188 19,897 21,700
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £231 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 956 997 1,014
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.00 £21.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -3.34% +8.91%
10th Percentile £12.61 £11.85 £11.77
90th Percentile £53.00 £50.00 £50.62
Median hourly rate £21.57 £20.00 £21.21
% change year-on-year +7.85% -5.68% +15.40%

Management Information System
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Management Information System as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Management Information System.

Daily rate trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Management Information System over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Management Information System.

Hourly rate trend for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Management Information System over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 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 +34 1,077 £457 +1.56% 407
UK excluding London +25 800 £450 +2.86% 316
London +13 366 £493 -1.50% 118
South East +25 238 £425 -5.56% 79
North of England +15 180 £450 +5.88% 76
South West +37 129 £513 +23.49% 57
Midlands +27 111 £435 +5.45% 47
North West +14 103 £475 +5.56% 45
Scotland +52 88 £350 -17.65% 15
West Midlands +31 71 £450 +9.09% 33
Yorkshire +20 50 £431 +19.79% 20
East of England +2 50 £431 +12.01% 30
East Midlands +18 39 £370 -10.30% 14
Work from Home +23 32 £475 +1.33% 23
North East +10 27 £450 -14.29% 11
Wales +17 9 £180 -62.60% 11

For the 6 months to 3 April 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.

1 299 (24.39%) Finance
2 295 (24.06%) Information Security
3 281 (22.92%) Microsoft
4 252 (20.55%) Windows
5 246 (20.07%) Analytical Skills
6 229 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
7 218 (17.78%) Security Cleared
8 194 (15.82%) ITIL
9 185 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
10 180 (14.68%) Degree
11 173 (14.11%) Project Management
12 159 (12.97%) SQL
13 157 (12.81%) Public Sector
14 151 (12.32%) Risk Management
15 144 (11.75%) Cybersecurity
16 143 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
17 142 (11.58%) SC Cleared
18 134 (10.93%) Analytics
19 121 (9.87%) Change Management
20 120 (9.79%) Service Management
20 120 (9.79%) Security Management
21 119 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
22 113 (9.22%) Incident Management
23 111 (9.05%) Active Directory
24 109 (8.89%) Migration
25 107 (8.73%) Azure
26 99 (8.08%) Data Modelling
27 98 (7.99%) SQL Server
28 93 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
28 93 (7.59%) Telecoms

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 55 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.69%) CMS
3 26 (2.12%) IIS
4 22 (1.79%) Apache
5 16 (1.31%) Apache Spark
5 16 (1.31%) MS Exchange
6 13 (1.06%) Confluence
7 11 (0.90%) Skype for Business
8 9 (0.73%) SAS
9 6 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.41%) Appian
10 5 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.41%) JBoss
11 4 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.33%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
12 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.24%) Jupyter
Applications
1 93 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
2 84 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (3.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (1.63%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.41%) Sketch
8 3 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.16%) InVision
9 2 (0.16%) SPSS
9 2 (0.16%) Windchill
10 1 (0.082%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.082%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.082%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.082%) InDesign
10 1 (0.082%) Weka
10 1 (0.082%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 22 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.90%) Endur
3 9 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.65%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.49%) assyst
7 5 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.33%) Elite 3E
8 4 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.24%) Carpe Diem
9 3 (0.24%) Eikon
9 3 (0.24%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.24%) SAP MDG
9 3 (0.24%) SAP PLM
9 3 (0.24%) Teamcenter
9 3 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 107 (8.73%) Azure
2 87 (7.10%) AWS
3 66 (5.38%) Office 365
4 52 (4.24%) Power Platform
5 32 (2.61%) SaaS
6 26 (2.12%) PaaS
7 23 (1.88%) IaaS
8 12 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (0.90%) GCP
9 11 (0.90%) GitHub
10 9 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.57%) PowerApps
11 7 (0.57%) Serverless
12 6 (0.49%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.41%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.41%) Veeva
14 4 (0.33%) Azure Functions
14 4 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 82 (6.69%) Firewall
2 55 (4.49%) DNS
3 49 (4.00%) WAN
4 47 (3.83%) Internet
5 42 (3.43%) Network Security
6 38 (3.10%) LAN
7 32 (2.61%) VPN
8 30 (2.45%) DHCP
9 29 (2.37%) SAN
10 27 (2.20%) TCP/IP
11 25 (2.04%) Wireless
12 22 (1.79%) Skype
13 20 (1.63%) Radio Access Network
14 18 (1.47%) Intranet
15 16 (1.31%) VoIP
16 15 (1.22%) OSPF
17 14 (1.14%) BGP
17 14 (1.14%) IPsec
17 14 (1.14%) MPLS
17 14 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (7.99%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (4.00%) Power BI
4 35 (2.85%) Big Data
5 27 (2.20%) Hadoop
6 23 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 23 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (1.63%) MySQL
7 20 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.39%) Data Lake
9 17 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.22%) NoSQL
11 14 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (1.14%) SAP BW
12 13 (1.06%) QlikView
13 12 (0.98%) Apache Hive
14 11 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (0.82%) HBase
15 10 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.02%) JIRA
3 18 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.06%) Maven
5 12 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (0.82%) IBM UrbanCode
7 10 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (0.73%) Burp Suite
9 8 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (0.57%) Bitbucket
10 7 (0.57%) PowerDesigner
10 7 (0.57%) Selenium
11 5 (0.41%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.41%) SonarQube
11 5 (0.41%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.33%) IntelliJ
12 4 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.24%) JUnit
13 3 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 299 (24.39%) Finance
2 157 (12.81%) Public Sector
3 93 (7.59%) Telecoms
4 62 (5.06%) Marketing
5 60 (4.89%) Legal
6 52 (4.24%) Manufacturing
7 46 (3.75%) Retail
8 44 (3.59%) Banking
9 42 (3.43%) Law
10 29 (2.37%) Electronics
11 25 (2.04%) Military
12 19 (1.55%) Back Office
13 17 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (1.22%) Investment Banking
15 14 (1.14%) Aerospace
16 13 (1.06%) Front Office
16 13 (1.06%) Police
17 11 (0.90%) Local Government
18 10 (0.82%) Retail Banking
19 9 (0.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 221 (18.03%) Analyst
2 136 (11.09%) Architect
3 79 (6.44%) Consultant
4 76 (6.20%) Project Manager
5 61 (4.98%) Business Analyst
6 48 (3.92%) Developer
7 46 (3.75%) Administrator
8 44 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
9 41 (3.34%) Security Consultant
10 39 (3.18%) Data Analyst
11 37 (3.02%) Service Analyst
12 35 (2.85%) IT Manager
13 33 (2.69%) Field Engineer
13 33 (2.69%) Support Engineer
14 31 (2.53%) Data Architect
14 31 (2.53%) Desktop Support
15 27 (2.20%) Security Analyst
15 27 (2.20%) Service Desk Analyst
16 26 (2.12%) Data Engineer
16 26 (2.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (3.34%) .NET
2 36 (2.94%) HTML
3 35 (2.85%) Web Services
4 28 (2.28%) XML
5 20 (1.63%) CSS
6 15 (1.22%) LDAP
7 14 (1.14%) JSON
8 13 (1.06%) Middleware
9 12 (0.98%) RESTful
10 11 (0.90%) Kafka
10 11 (0.90%) REST
11 10 (0.82%) jQuery
11 10 (0.82%) SAML
11 10 (0.82%) SOAP
12 9 (0.73%) Spring
13 8 (0.65%) SailPoint
14 7 (0.57%) .NET Framework
14 7 (0.57%) ASP.NET
14 7 (0.57%) J2EE
15 6 (0.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 246 (20.07%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 45 (3.67%) User Experience
4 44 (3.59%) Driving Licence
5 30 (2.45%) NHS
5 30 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (2.37%) Data Structures
7 27 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
8 25 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
9 22 (1.79%) PKI
10 19 (1.55%) Freedom of Information Act
11 18 (1.47%) Virtual Team
12 17 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.06%) Replication
14 11 (0.90%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.90%) CMDB
15 10 (0.82%) CCTV
15 10 (0.82%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
16 9 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 252 (20.55%) Windows
2 82 (6.69%) Linux
3 74 (6.04%) Windows 10
4 63 (5.14%) Windows Server
5 31 (2.53%) Unix
5 31 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (1.88%) Windows 7
8 22 (1.79%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.90%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (0.82%) Android
11 10 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.41%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.33%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.24%) CentOS
14 3 (0.24%) OpenVMS
14 3 (0.24%) Solaris
14 3 (0.24%) SUSE
15 2 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (24.06%) Information Security
2 229 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (15.82%) ITIL
4 185 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
5 173 (14.11%) Project Management
6 151 (12.32%) Risk Management
7 144 (11.75%) Cybersecurity
8 143 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
9 134 (10.93%) Analytics
10 121 (9.87%) Change Management
11 120 (9.79%) Security Management
11 120 (9.79%) Service Management
12 119 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 113 (9.22%) Incident Management
14 109 (8.89%) Migration
15 99 (8.08%) Data Modelling
16 92 (7.50%) Data Management
17 90 (7.34%) Computer Science
17 90 (7.34%) Information Security Management
17 90 (7.34%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 159 (12.97%) SQL
2 55 (4.49%) Java
2 55 (4.49%) Python
3 48 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 37 (3.02%) C
5 32 (2.61%) JavaScript
6 24 (1.96%) C#
7 15 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 13 (1.06%) PL/SQL
9 11 (0.90%) Scala
9 11 (0.90%) VB.NET
9 11 (0.90%) VBScript
10 10 (0.82%) C++
10 10 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 10 (0.82%) T-SQL
11 9 (0.73%) Perl
12 8 (0.65%) ABAP
12 8 (0.65%) R
12 8 (0.65%) VB
12 8 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 218 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 180 (14.68%) Degree
3 142 (11.58%) SC Cleared
4 89 (7.26%) CISSP
5 68 (5.55%) CISM
6 53 (4.32%) DV Cleared
7 47 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 38 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (2.94%) CISA
10 25 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (1.79%) GIAC
12 21 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
13 20 (1.63%) CCNP
14 18 (1.47%) SANS
15 16 (1.31%) CCNA
15 16 (1.31%) CRISC
15 16 (1.31%) PMI Certification
16 15 (1.22%) CESG Certified Professional
17 14 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (1.06%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (4.16%) GDPR
3 50 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 50 (4.08%) SLA
4 41 (3.34%) QA
5 40 (3.26%) NCSC
6 39 (3.18%) NIST
7 24 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 24 (1.96%) PMO
8 20 (1.63%) COBIT
9 19 (1.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 16 (1.31%) RMADS
11 13 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
12 12 (0.98%) PCI DSS
13 11 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 10 (0.82%) JSP 440
15 8 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 8 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 7 (0.57%) GxP
17 6 (0.49%) NIST 800
System Software
1 111 (9.05%) Active Directory
2 42 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (1.39%) vSphere
4 14 (1.14%) Docker
5 12 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.90%) HDFS
7 10 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.49%) Firmware
9 6 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.33%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 4 (0.33%) XenApp
11 3 (0.24%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.24%) NFS
11 3 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.16%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.082%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 31 (2.53%) SCCM
2 20 (1.63%) Nessus
3 16 (1.31%) Terraform
4 15 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 13 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
6 12 (0.98%) Puppet
6 12 (0.98%) WSUS
7 10 (0.82%) Ansible
7 10 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (0.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.49%) RSA Archer
10 6 (0.49%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
11 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.33%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 281 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 79 (6.44%) Oracle
3 74 (6.04%) SAP
4 60 (4.89%) Cisco
4 60 (4.89%) VMware
5 39 (3.18%) HP
6 33 (2.69%) Fujitsu
7 31 (2.53%) Citrix
8 29 (2.37%) Sony
9 28 (2.28%) ServiceNow
10 23 (1.88%) Remedy
11 22 (1.79%) Google
12 21 (1.71%) Tableau
13 19 (1.55%) Juniper
13 19 (1.55%) Red Hat
14 17 (1.39%) Apple
14 17 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (1.39%) Splunk
15 16 (1.31%) ComArch
16 14 (1.14%) Qualys