Period
to 20 April 2021

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 April 2021 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 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 127 114 160
Rank change year-on-year -13 +46 -24
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,056 1,177 1,691
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.97% 2.05% 1.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.83% 6.29% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 657 1,029
10th Percentile £220 £213 £215
25th Percentile £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £575 £556 £550
90th Percentile £650 £677 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £432
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +7.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 117 75
10th Percentile £13.43 £16.20 £13.47
25th Percentile £15.47 £17.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate £20.11 £20.57 £23.13
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% -11.05% +28.47%
75th Percentile £30.06 £43.00 £36.72
90th Percentile £58.68 £53.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.20 £25.67
% change year-on-year +9.38% -25.20% +47.26%

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 18,107 18,718 31,134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.81% 32.59% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,161 12,047 20,583
10th Percentile £269 £225 £275
25th Percentile £378 £363 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £465 £475
Median % change year-on-year +4.84% -2.11% +5.56%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 739 858 995
10th Percentile £12.10 £12.50 £11.77
25th Percentile £16.00 £16.20 £14.01
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.38
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.40% -1.07%
75th Percentile £45.88 £45.00 £42.75
90th Percentile £58.15 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.47 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.49% +10.81% -5.13%

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 20 April 2021.

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 20 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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 -12 863 £465 +1.75% 357
UK excluding London +10 506 £450 - 270
London -8 377 £475 - 105
Work from Home -57 283 £485 +2.11% 47
South East +17 162 £460 +8.18% 46
North of England -13 85 £400 -11.11% 82
East of England +53 65 £400 +4.92% 27
South West +2 64 £446 -15.02% 43
Midlands -3 62 £475 +5.56% 54
North West -14 53 £425 -5.56% 40
West Midlands +1 46 £500 +5.26% 41
Scotland -38 42 £425 +21.43% 12
Yorkshire +16 30 £370 -15.43% 34
Wales +36 27 £525 +66.67% 5
East Midlands -1 16 £388 +7.64% 13
North East +10 2 £463 +2.78% 8

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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.

1 245 (23.20%) Microsoft
2 241 (22.82%) Information Security
3 203 (19.22%) Finance
4 189 (17.90%) Security Cleared
5 179 (16.95%) Degree
6 172 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
7 170 (16.10%) Project Management
8 147 (13.92%) Risk Management
9 144 (13.64%) SC Cleared
10 142 (13.45%) ITIL
11 134 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
12 133 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
12 133 (12.59%) Windows
13 132 (12.50%) Azure
14 127 (12.03%) Cybersecurity
15 111 (10.51%) Public Sector
16 109 (10.32%) SQL
17 106 (10.04%) Linux
18 104 (9.85%) Microsoft Office
19 102 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
20 100 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
20 100 (9.47%) Analytics
21 99 (9.38%) Change Management
22 98 (9.28%) CISSP
23 92 (8.71%) Project Delivery
24 86 (8.14%) Telecoms
25 85 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
26 84 (7.95%) Data Management
27 83 (7.86%) Service Management
27 83 (7.86%) Oracle

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 37 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.61%) Confluence
3 16 (1.52%) IIS
4 13 (1.23%) Apache
4 13 (1.23%) MS Exchange
4 13 (1.23%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.04%) CMS
6 7 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
6 7 (0.66%) IBM Domino
6 7 (0.66%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.57%) SAS
8 5 (0.47%) nginx
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.38%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.28%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 104 (9.85%) Microsoft Office
2 85 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (3.69%) Microsoft Project
4 32 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 30 (2.84%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.38%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.095%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.095%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.095%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.095%) SPSS
8 1 (0.095%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (1.52%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.76%) Magento
3 7 (0.66%) Shopify
4 4 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.28%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.19%) iTrent
6 2 (0.19%) Maximo
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.19%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.095%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 132 (12.50%) Azure
2 82 (7.77%) AWS
3 69 (6.53%) Microsoft 365
4 48 (4.55%) Power Platform
5 46 (4.36%) GCP
6 45 (4.26%) SaaS
7 40 (3.79%) IaaS
8 31 (2.94%) PaaS
9 21 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (0.85%) Serverless
12 8 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.76%) OneDrive
12 8 (0.76%) Power Automate
13 7 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (0.66%) PowerApps
14 6 (0.57%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
14 6 (0.57%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.59%) Firewall
2 42 (3.98%) DNS
2 42 (3.98%) Network Security
3 36 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
4 33 (3.13%) 4G
4 33 (3.13%) Internet
5 32 (3.03%) 3G
6 31 (2.94%) 2G
6 31 (2.94%) LTE
6 31 (2.94%) VPN
7 29 (2.75%) VoLTE
8 25 (2.37%) WAN
9 19 (1.80%) LAN
10 18 (1.70%) DHCP
10 18 (1.70%) HTTP
11 17 (1.61%) Intranet
12 14 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (1.23%) FTP
13 13 (1.23%) TCP/IP
13 13 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.17%) Power BI
3 40 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.99%) Tableau
6 20 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 19 (1.80%) MySQL
8 14 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (1.23%) Redis
10 12 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.95%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.85%) Big Data
13 9 (0.85%) MS Access
13 9 (0.85%) QlikView
13 9 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.76%) GIS
14 8 (0.76%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 55 (5.21%) JIRA
2 40 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 31 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.23%) Mockito
5 12 (1.14%) Gatling
6 9 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (0.76%) Maven
7 8 (0.76%) Subversion
8 7 (0.66%) GCC
9 6 (0.57%) GDB
9 6 (0.57%) SonarQube
10 4 (0.38%) Burp Suite
10 4 (0.38%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (0.38%) Postman
10 4 (0.38%) Selenium
11 3 (0.28%) GitLab
11 3 (0.28%) JUnit
11 3 (0.28%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.19%) Bitbucket
General
1 203 (19.22%) Finance
2 111 (10.51%) Public Sector
3 86 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 66 (6.25%) Banking
5 59 (5.59%) Manufacturing
6 56 (5.30%) Legal
7 44 (4.17%) Marketing
8 25 (2.37%) Retail
9 24 (2.27%) Electronics
10 23 (2.18%) Law
11 20 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (1.52%) Local Government
13 12 (1.14%) Publishing
14 9 (0.85%) Back Office
15 8 (0.76%) Billing
15 8 (0.76%) Front Office
16 7 (0.66%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.66%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.47%) Automotive
17 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 188 (17.80%) Analyst
2 124 (11.74%) Architect
3 77 (7.29%) Consultant
4 75 (7.10%) Developer
5 69 (6.53%) Project Manager
6 54 (5.11%) Business Analyst
7 42 (3.98%) Security Architect
8 29 (2.75%) Voice Project Manager
9 28 (2.65%) Administrator
10 27 (2.56%) Security Engineer
11 26 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (2.37%) Security Analyst
13 24 (2.27%) Security Manager
14 22 (2.08%) Technical Architect
15 21 (1.99%) Data Architect
15 21 (1.99%) IT Manager
15 21 (1.99%) Service Analyst
16 20 (1.89%) Data Analyst
16 20 (1.89%) Security Consultant
17 19 (1.80%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.84%) Web Services
2 28 (2.65%) REST
3 20 (1.89%) Spring
4 18 (1.70%) .NET
4 18 (1.70%) Node.js
5 17 (1.61%) HTML
5 17 (1.61%) RESTful
5 17 (1.61%) XML
6 16 (1.52%) AngularJS
7 15 (1.42%) CSS
8 14 (1.33%) Middleware
9 13 (1.23%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.23%) JPA
10 12 (1.14%) LDAP
11 11 (1.04%) React
12 10 (0.95%) Akka
12 10 (0.95%) Play Framework
12 10 (0.95%) SOAP
12 10 (0.95%) spray
12 10 (0.95%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 134 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.30%) NHS
3 47 (4.45%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (3.88%) User Experience
5 34 (3.22%) Data Structures
6 29 (2.75%) PKI
7 26 (2.46%) Data Centre
8 24 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
9 19 (1.80%) Virtual Team
10 18 (1.70%) Cloud Native
10 18 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
11 16 (1.52%) Clustering
12 15 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
13 13 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
13 13 (1.23%) LIMS
14 11 (1.04%) CMDB
15 10 (0.95%) CESG
15 10 (0.95%) Cyberattack
16 9 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 8 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 133 (12.59%) Windows
2 106 (10.04%) Linux
3 51 (4.83%) Unix
4 25 (2.37%) Windows Server
5 24 (2.27%) Windows 10
6 16 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.95%) Android
10 9 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.76%) CentOS
12 7 (0.66%) Debian
13 6 (0.57%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.47%) Solaris
14 5 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.28%) Alpine Linux
15 3 (0.28%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (22.82%) Information Security
2 172 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (16.10%) Project Management
4 147 (13.92%) Risk Management
5 142 (13.45%) ITIL
6 133 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
7 127 (12.03%) Cybersecurity
8 102 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 100 (9.47%) Analytics
9 100 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
10 99 (9.38%) Change Management
11 92 (8.71%) Project Delivery
12 84 (7.95%) Data Management
13 83 (7.86%) Service Management
14 81 (7.67%) Security Management
15 76 (7.20%) Decision-Making
16 74 (7.01%) Computer Science
17 71 (6.72%) Information Management
18 70 (6.63%) Migration
19 68 (6.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 109 (10.32%) SQL
2 65 (6.16%) Java
2 65 (6.16%) Python
3 45 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 36 (3.41%) PowerShell
5 21 (1.99%) Bash Shell
6 19 (1.80%) PHP
7 17 (1.61%) C
8 15 (1.42%) C#
8 15 (1.42%) C++
8 15 (1.42%) Scala
9 14 (1.33%) Go
10 13 (1.23%) Ruby
11 12 (1.14%) Perl
11 12 (1.14%) TypeScript
12 11 (1.04%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.76%) R
14 7 (0.66%) VB
15 6 (0.57%) Java 8
16 5 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 189 (17.90%) Security Cleared
2 179 (16.95%) Degree
3 144 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 98 (9.28%) CISSP
5 48 (4.55%) CISM
6 38 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 34 (3.22%) CESG Certified Professional
8 28 (2.65%) DV Cleared
9 22 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (1.99%) CISA
11 20 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (1.61%) GIAC
13 14 (1.33%) PMP
14 13 (1.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 13 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
15 12 (1.14%) CREST Certified
15 12 (1.14%) PMI Certification
16 9 (0.85%) CEH
16 9 (0.85%) DBS Check
16 9 (0.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (4.26%) QA
3 40 (3.79%) GDPR
4 38 (3.60%) Data Quality
5 35 (3.31%) NIST
6 31 (2.94%) SLA
7 25 (2.37%) PMO
8 20 (1.89%) PCI DSS
9 19 (1.80%) COBIT
10 18 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 16 (1.52%) NCSC
12 14 (1.33%) GRC
13 13 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
14 10 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 9 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 8 (0.76%) ISO 9001
16 8 (0.76%) NIST 800
17 7 (0.66%) RMADS
18 6 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
19 5 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 78 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 37 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (3.41%) Docker
4 8 (0.76%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 7 (0.66%) Postfix
5 7 (0.66%) qmail
6 5 (0.47%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.38%) BitLocker
7 4 (0.38%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.28%) vSphere
8 3 (0.28%) XenApp
9 2 (0.19%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.095%) HDFS
10 1 (0.095%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.095%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (3.79%) Kubernetes
2 30 (2.84%) Terraform
3 29 (2.75%) Ansible
4 15 (1.42%) Grafana
4 15 (1.42%) Prometheus
4 15 (1.42%) SCCM
5 11 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
6 10 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.85%) Puppet
7 9 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.66%) Nessus
8 7 (0.66%) Salt
9 5 (0.47%) EnCase
9 5 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.47%) Nagios
10 4 (0.38%) FTK
11 3 (0.28%) IBM Guardium
11 3 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.28%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 245 (23.20%) Microsoft
2 83 (7.86%) Oracle
3 62 (5.87%) SAP
4 45 (4.26%) VMware
5 44 (4.17%) Cisco
6 42 (3.98%) Remedy
7 41 (3.88%) IBM
8 30 (2.84%) Ericsson
9 24 (2.27%) Google
10 23 (2.18%) Citrix
10 23 (2.18%) ServiceNow
11 21 (1.99%) Splunk
12 20 (1.89%) Red Hat
13 18 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (1.04%) Apple
14 11 (1.04%) HP
14 11 (1.04%) Symantec
15 10 (0.95%) New Relic
15 10 (0.95%) Palo Alto
16 9 (0.85%) Veritas