Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 128 114
Rank change year-on-year -23 -14 -12
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,808 2,027 2,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.82% 2.02% 2.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.50% 6.04% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,015 1,246 1,263
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £215 £219 £213
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +8.25% +3.23% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 90 99
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £18.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.83% -25.50% -15.25%
10th Percentile £12.55 £12.59 £11.25
90th Percentile £44.20 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £27.50
% change year-on-year +11.26% -31.36% -3.51%

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 32,898 33,554 31,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.07% 33.47% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,646 22,442 20,687
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 992 970 1,124
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.66 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.75% +3.28% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.35 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -0.89%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -25 1,668 £450 +5.88% 579
UK excluding London -15 1,123 £433 +8.25% 431
London -25 639 £475 +8.57% 190
South East -2 338 £450 +27.84% 141
North of England -28 258 £450 -1.10% 103
Midlands +14 193 £413 +3.13% 60
South West -31 139 £439 +3.23% 43
North West -28 130 £450 -12.62% 52
West Midlands +3 127 £400 -3.03% 40
East of England -24 94 £399 -6.18% 44
Yorkshire -24 78 £375 -21.88% 42
East Midlands +28 62 £425 +21.43% 20
Scotland -31 62 £425 +13.33% 23
North East -6 52 £503 +5.79% 9
Wales -7 38 £475 +31.94% 15
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 425 (23.51%) Finance
2 421 (23.29%) Microsoft
3 414 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
4 398 (22.01%) Information Security
5 339 (18.75%) Degree
6 331 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
7 301 (16.65%) Windows
8 299 (16.54%) Project Management
9 293 (16.21%) ITIL
10 286 (15.82%) Security Cleared
11 254 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
12 250 (13.83%) Risk Management
13 213 (11.78%) Active Directory
14 196 (10.84%) SC Cleared
15 189 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 181 (10.01%) Microsoft Excel
17 180 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure
18 178 (9.85%) CISSP
19 175 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
20 174 (9.62%) Oracle
21 169 (9.35%) SQL
22 161 (8.90%) Linux
23 156 (8.63%) Microsoft Office
24 149 (8.24%) Service Management
25 147 (8.13%) Firewall
26 144 (7.96%) Computer Science
27 142 (7.85%) Analytics
28 138 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
29 136 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
30 133 (7.36%) Information Management

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 (5.86%) SharePoint
2 60 (3.32%) Confluence
3 48 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 44 (2.43%) CMS
5 43 (2.38%) IIS
6 23 (1.27%) SAS
7 17 (0.94%) Documentum
8 14 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (0.66%) Apache
10 11 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (0.55%) Drupal
12 9 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.50%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.39%) Skype for Business
15 6 (0.33%) Apache Qpid
15 6 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 181 (10.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 156 (8.63%) Microsoft Office
3 96 (5.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 51 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
5 49 (2.71%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.50%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.11%) InVision
8 2 (0.11%) Shockwave
9 1 (0.055%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.055%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.055%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.055%) Pixate
9 1 (0.055%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.055%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.50%) SAP GTS
5 7 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.33%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.28%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.28%) Workday HCM
8 4 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
8 4 (0.22%) OPENHousing
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.22%) SAP GRC
8 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 180 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 138 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
3 93 (5.14%) Office 365
4 70 (3.87%) IaaS
5 55 (3.04%) PaaS
5 55 (3.04%) SaaS
6 34 (1.88%) Mimecast
7 33 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 32 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
9 21 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
11 14 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
12 13 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.55%) GitHub
14 9 (0.50%) Akamai
14 9 (0.50%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (0.39%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.39%) Slack
16 6 (0.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 147 (8.13%) Firewall
2 77 (4.26%) WAN
3 74 (4.09%) Network Security
4 72 (3.98%) LAN
5 57 (3.15%) VPN
6 50 (2.77%) DNS
7 48 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
8 47 (2.60%) Internet
8 47 (2.60%) TCP/IP
9 25 (1.38%) Wireless
10 22 (1.22%) VoIP
11 20 (1.11%) OSPF
12 18 (1.00%) SAN
13 16 (0.88%) BGP
13 16 (0.88%) SSL
14 15 (0.83%) Intranet
15 14 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
15 14 (0.77%) WLAN
16 13 (0.72%) VLAN
17 12 (0.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (2.65%) Relational Database
4 38 (2.10%) Power BI
5 31 (1.71%) MySQL
6 29 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
7 27 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (1.44%) Big Data
9 24 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (1.00%) GIS
11 17 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (0.88%) MS Access
12 16 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 16 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
13 15 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.77%) Hadoop
15 13 (0.72%) Data Lake
16 12 (0.66%) QlikView
16 12 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 106 (5.86%) JIRA
2 65 (3.60%) Jenkins
3 40 (2.21%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.55%) GitLab
4 28 (1.55%) Visual Studio
5 26 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (0.61%) GoCD
7 10 (0.55%) Bitbucket
7 10 (0.55%) ERwin
7 10 (0.55%) SonarQube
7 10 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.50%) Artifactory
8 9 (0.50%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.50%) Selenium
8 9 (0.50%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.44%) JMeter
9 8 (0.44%) SoapUI
10 7 (0.39%) Axure RP
10 7 (0.39%) Maven
11 6 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 425 (23.51%) Finance
2 98 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 71 (3.93%) Legal
4 70 (3.87%) Banking
5 67 (3.71%) Retail
6 56 (3.10%) Marketing
7 37 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 36 (1.99%) Law
9 28 (1.55%) Publishing
10 25 (1.38%) Financial Institution
11 24 (1.33%) Military
12 21 (1.16%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.94%) Back Office
13 17 (0.94%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.77%) Electronics
15 13 (0.72%) Mandarin Language
16 12 (0.66%) Billing
16 12 (0.66%) Games
16 12 (0.66%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 468 (25.88%) Analyst
2 218 (12.06%) Architect
3 121 (6.69%) Business Analyst
4 118 (6.53%) Consultant
5 110 (6.08%) Project Manager
6 92 (5.09%) Developer
7 89 (4.92%) Security Architect
8 75 (4.15%) Security Analyst
9 70 (3.87%) Service Analyst
10 63 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
11 60 (3.32%) Administrator
12 50 (2.77%) Service Desk Analyst
13 46 (2.54%) Security Consultant
14 43 (2.38%) IT Analyst
15 40 (2.21%) IT Manager
16 36 (1.99%) Security Manager
16 36 (1.99%) Support Engineer
17 34 (1.88%) Information Analyst
17 34 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
18 33 (1.83%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (3.71%) .NET
2 58 (3.21%) Web Services
3 43 (2.38%) Middleware
4 36 (1.99%) REST
5 33 (1.83%) XML
6 29 (1.60%) HTML
7 28 (1.55%) SOAP
8 22 (1.22%) JSON
9 21 (1.16%) RESTful
10 20 (1.11%) CSS
11 19 (1.05%) LDAP
11 19 (1.05%) OAuth
12 18 (1.00%) SAML
13 15 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
14 14 (0.77%) Kafka
14 14 (0.77%) OpenID
15 11 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
16 9 (0.50%) Elastic Stack
16 9 (0.50%) Spring
17 8 (0.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 331 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
3 71 (3.93%) Data Centre
4 69 (3.82%) User Experience
5 63 (3.48%) NHS
6 37 (2.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 32 (1.77%) CESG
8 30 (1.66%) Driving Licence
9 29 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 28 (1.55%) PKI
10 28 (1.55%) Virtual Team
11 25 (1.38%) Public Cloud
12 23 (1.27%) CMDB
13 20 (1.11%) Blackberry
13 20 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
14 19 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
15 18 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
15 18 (1.00%) Taxonomies
16 17 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
16 17 (0.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 301 (16.65%) Windows
2 161 (8.90%) Linux
3 98 (5.42%) Windows Server
4 92 (5.09%) Unix
5 45 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (2.43%) Windows 10
7 26 (1.44%) Android
8 20 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.11%) CentOS
8 20 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.77%) Solaris
10 12 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.50%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.22%) AIX
12 4 (0.22%) Debian
13 3 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (22.01%) Information Security
3 299 (16.54%) Project Management
4 293 (16.21%) ITIL
5 254 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
6 250 (13.83%) Risk Management
7 189 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 175 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
9 149 (8.24%) Service Management
10 144 (7.96%) Computer Science
11 142 (7.85%) Analytics
12 136 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
13 133 (7.36%) Information Management
14 130 (7.19%) PRINCE2
15 129 (7.13%) Change Management
15 129 (7.13%) Data Management
16 126 (6.97%) Migration
17 124 (6.86%) Incident Management
18 118 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
19 114 (6.31%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 169 (9.35%) SQL
2 95 (5.25%) PowerShell
3 84 (4.65%) Java
4 73 (4.04%) Python
5 44 (2.43%) Perl
6 43 (2.38%) C#
7 37 (2.05%) C
8 33 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 32 (1.77%) JavaScript
10 27 (1.49%) Bash Shell
11 24 (1.33%) Ruby
12 21 (1.16%) T-SQL
13 12 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.61%) VBA
15 10 (0.55%) ABAP
15 10 (0.55%) PHP
15 10 (0.55%) VB
16 8 (0.44%) VBScript
17 6 (0.33%) C++
17 6 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 339 (18.75%) Degree
2 286 (15.82%) Security Cleared
3 196 (10.84%) SC Cleared
4 178 (9.85%) CISSP
5 106 (5.86%) CISM
6 88 (4.87%) CISA
7 58 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
8 53 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 46 (2.54%) DV Cleared
10 38 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
11 37 (2.05%) MCSE
12 30 (1.66%) GIAC
13 27 (1.49%) CRISC
14 26 (1.44%) MCSA
15 24 (1.33%) CEH
16 22 (1.22%) PMI Certification
17 21 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
18 20 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
18 20 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 20 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (7.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 99 (5.48%) QA
3 95 (5.25%) GDPR
4 89 (4.92%) PMO
5 75 (4.15%) SLA
6 62 (3.43%) Data Quality
7 44 (2.43%) PCI DSS
8 43 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 37 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 20 (1.11%) COBIT
11 19 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 16 (0.88%) HIPAA
13 15 (0.83%) ISO 9001
14 13 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 13 (0.72%) JSP 440
15 11 (0.61%) ISAE 3402
16 10 (0.55%) FedRAMP
17 9 (0.50%) ISO 22301
18 8 (0.44%) GxP
18 8 (0.44%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 213 (11.78%) Active Directory
2 79 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (2.05%) vSphere
4 32 (1.77%) Docker
5 25 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 20 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (0.72%) XenApp
9 10 (0.55%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.44%) ISA Server
10 8 (0.44%) VMware NSX
11 7 (0.39%) Firmware
11 7 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (0.39%) Xen
12 6 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.28%) HDFS
13 5 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.22%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
14 4 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 70 (3.87%) SCCM
2 68 (3.76%) Puppet
3 65 (3.60%) Ansible
4 40 (2.21%) SCOM
5 34 (1.88%) Kubernetes
6 31 (1.71%) Terraform
7 29 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
8 25 (1.38%) CASB
9 21 (1.16%) ZABBIX
10 20 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
11 19 (1.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 19 (1.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 15 (0.83%) vCenter Server
13 14 (0.77%) Microsoft Intune
13 14 (0.77%) WSUS
14 13 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
14 13 (0.72%) SCOrch
15 12 (0.66%) CloudForms
15 12 (0.66%) Nessus
16 11 (0.61%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 421 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 174 (9.62%) Oracle
3 109 (6.03%) SAP
4 108 (5.97%) VMware
5 85 (4.70%) Cisco
6 48 (2.65%) IBM
7 44 (2.43%) Citrix
7 44 (2.43%) ServiceNow
8 43 (2.38%) Google
9 41 (2.27%) HP
9 41 (2.27%) McAfee
10 34 (1.88%) CheckPoint
11 33 (1.83%) Splunk
11 33 (1.83%) Tableau
12 31 (1.71%) Red Hat
13 29 (1.60%) Remedy
14 28 (1.55%) Pega
15 26 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
15 26 (1.44%) Workday
16 22 (1.22%) Qualys