Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 142 155
Rank change year-on-year +48 +13 -25
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 752 1,676 1,835
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 2.52% 1.91% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.37% 6.09% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 937 1,024
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £278 £238 £250
90th Percentile £638 £638 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £467 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.67% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 102 104
Median hourly rate £31.25 £29.96 £21.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.31% +38.51% -5.96%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.63 £13.50
90th Percentile £70.32 £63.36 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £18.03
% change year-on-year +7.69% +80.26% -12.05%

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 10,201 27,532 33,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.14% 31.43% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,470 17,477 21,465
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £255 £265 £275
90th Percentile £719 £668 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £425 £418
% change year-on-year -0.35% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 446 1,042 1,044
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.16% +9.95% -3.40%
10th Percentile £13.43 £11.61 £12.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £26.81 £20.50 £18.93
% change year-on-year +30.76% +8.31% -5.36%

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 1 October 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 1 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Top 17 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 1 October 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 +39 660 £475 +5.56% 267
UK excluding London +45 413 £467 +3.67% 205
London +39 291 £475 -2.06% 83
South East +30 115 £475 +5.56% 47
Work from Home -9 92 £400 -16.67% 29
South West +60 79 £481 +4.23% 33
Midlands +57 72 £475 +5.56% 27
North of England +7 70 £410 +2.50% 54
West Midlands +44 48 £535 +18.89% 19
Scotland +64 43 £483 +7.22% 16
North West -5 40 £400 -5.88% 30
East of England +37 27 £375 -16.67% 22
Yorkshire +53 25 £425 +6.25% 20
East Midlands +50 23 £275 -33.33% 8
Wales +39 7 £388 -13.89% 4
North East +27 5 £363 +13.38% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 211 (28.06%) Information Security
2 205 (27.26%) Security Cleared
3 184 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (23.14%) Finance
5 168 (22.34%) Microsoft
6 159 (21.14%) Risk Management
7 158 (21.01%) SC Cleared
8 138 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
9 123 (16.36%) Degree
10 119 (15.82%) Azure
11 113 (15.03%) Public Sector
12 112 (14.89%) CISSP
12 112 (14.89%) ITIL
13 105 (13.96%) Cybersecurity
14 103 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
15 101 (13.43%) Project Management
16 94 (12.50%) Windows
17 84 (11.17%) Information Assurance
18 78 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
18 78 (10.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 78 (10.37%) Decision-Making
19 73 (9.71%) SQL
19 73 (9.71%) Information Management
20 71 (9.44%) Active Directory
20 71 (9.44%) Microsoft Excel
21 70 (9.31%) Change Management
22 69 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
23 68 (9.04%) Security Management
24 65 (8.64%) Service Management
25 62 (8.24%) 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 32 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.39%) IIS
3 14 (1.86%) CMS
4 9 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.06%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.06%) Umbraco
6 6 (0.80%) Confluence
6 6 (0.80%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.66%) SAS
8 4 (0.53%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.53%) GeoServer
8 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.40%) Apache
9 3 (0.40%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.27%) JBoss
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 71 (9.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (6.91%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (2.66%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.40%) RoboHelp
7 3 (0.40%) SPSS
8 2 (0.27%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.27%) LaTeX
8 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.06%) Sentinel
2 7 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (0.66%) Lawson
3 5 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.40%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.27%) assyst
5 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.27%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.27%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.13%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle AML
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 119 (15.82%) Azure
2 55 (7.31%) AWS
3 38 (5.05%) Office 365
4 35 (4.65%) Power Platform
5 18 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (1.60%) SaaS
8 10 (1.33%) Serverless
9 8 (1.06%) Amazon Cognito
9 8 (1.06%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (0.93%) PaaS
11 6 (0.80%) Azure Functions
11 6 (0.80%) GitHub
11 6 (0.80%) IaaS
11 6 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
12 5 (0.66%) Boomi
13 4 (0.53%) GCP
13 4 (0.53%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.53%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (7.85%) Firewall
2 37 (4.92%) DNS
3 36 (4.79%) Network Security
4 21 (2.79%) Internet
5 19 (2.53%) DHCP
6 13 (1.73%) Skype
7 12 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (1.60%) SAN
7 12 (1.60%) VPN
8 11 (1.46%) DMZ
9 10 (1.33%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.20%) IPsec
10 9 (1.20%) VoIP
11 8 (1.06%) VoLTE
11 8 (1.06%) WAN
11 8 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (1.06%) Wireless
12 7 (0.93%) HTTP
12 7 (0.93%) LAN
12 7 (0.93%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (4.26%) Power BI
4 23 (3.06%) Data Lake
5 22 (2.93%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.39%) GIS
6 18 (2.39%) Oracle Database
7 14 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.06%) Geospatial Data
10 8 (1.06%) MySQL
11 7 (0.93%) Big Data
11 7 (0.93%) MS Access
11 7 (0.93%) OLAP
11 7 (0.93%) SAP BW
11 7 (0.93%) SAP HANA
12 6 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (0.66%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 21 (2.79%) JIRA
2 17 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 15 (1.99%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (1.06%) GoCD
5 8 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (1.06%) Selenium
6 6 (0.80%) SonarQube
7 5 (0.66%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.53%) JMeter
8 4 (0.53%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.53%) Postman
9 3 (0.40%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.40%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.40%) GitLab
9 3 (0.40%) JUnit
9 3 (0.40%) Rational Rose
9 3 (0.40%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.40%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 174 (23.14%) Finance
2 113 (15.03%) Public Sector
3 42 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 39 (5.19%) Legal
5 33 (4.39%) Banking
6 27 (3.59%) Manufacturing
7 26 (3.46%) Marketing
8 19 (2.53%) Law
9 17 (2.26%) Electronics
10 15 (1.99%) Aerospace
11 13 (1.73%) Investment Banking
12 12 (1.60%) Retail
12 12 (1.60%) Retail Banking
13 11 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (1.20%) Local Government
15 6 (0.80%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.66%) Billing
16 5 (0.66%) Military
16 5 (0.66%) Police
17 4 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 137 (18.22%) Analyst
2 82 (10.90%) Architect
3 59 (7.85%) Consultant
4 49 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 42 (5.59%) Project Manager
6 31 (4.12%) Administrator
6 31 (4.12%) Developer
7 30 (3.99%) Security Analyst
8 26 (3.46%) Security Architect
9 24 (3.19%) Security Consultant
10 23 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (2.66%) Security Engineer
12 18 (2.39%) Information Manager
12 18 (2.39%) IT Manager
13 16 (2.13%) IT Analyst
13 16 (2.13%) Security Manager
13 16 (2.13%) Support Officer
13 16 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (1.99%) Systems Administrator
15 14 (1.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.32%) Web Services
2 24 (3.19%) .NET
3 19 (2.53%) HTML
4 17 (2.26%) CSS
5 16 (2.13%) Middleware
6 13 (1.73%) XML
7 12 (1.60%) JSON
8 11 (1.46%) LDAP
9 10 (1.33%) REST
9 10 (1.33%) RESTful
9 10 (1.33%) SOAP
10 8 (1.06%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.06%) HTML5
11 7 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (0.80%) ASP.NET
12 6 (0.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (0.66%) J2EE
13 5 (0.66%) Java EE
13 5 (0.66%) Node.js
13 5 (0.66%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 138 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (2.93%) Data Centre
4 21 (2.79%) Freedom of Information
5 19 (2.53%) Cyberthreat
5 19 (2.53%) NHS
6 17 (2.26%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.99%) PKI
8 14 (1.86%) CESG
8 14 (1.86%) Replication
9 13 (1.73%) CMDB
10 12 (1.60%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.60%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.20%) Freedom of Information Act
12 8 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
12 8 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
13 7 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
13 7 (0.93%) SCADA
13 7 (0.93%) User Experience
14 6 (0.80%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 94 (12.50%) Windows
2 47 (6.25%) Linux
3 34 (4.52%) Unix
4 21 (2.79%) Windows 10
5 18 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.13%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.60%) Solaris
7 12 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.46%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (1.20%) Android
11 7 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.66%) Windows Server 2016
13 4 (0.53%) AIX
14 3 (0.40%) CentOS
14 3 (0.40%) Debian
14 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (28.06%) Information Security
2 184 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (21.14%) Risk Management
4 112 (14.89%) ITIL
5 105 (13.96%) Cybersecurity
6 103 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
7 101 (13.43%) Project Management
8 84 (11.17%) Information Assurance
9 78 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
9 78 (10.37%) Decision-Making
10 73 (9.71%) Information Management
11 70 (9.31%) Change Management
12 69 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 68 (9.04%) Security Management
14 65 (8.64%) Service Management
15 59 (7.85%) Computer Science
16 55 (7.31%) Continuous Improvement
17 49 (6.52%) DevOps
17 49 (6.52%) Migration
18 48 (6.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 73 (9.71%) SQL
2 56 (7.45%) Python
3 42 (5.59%) Java
4 37 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 36 (4.79%) JavaScript
6 25 (3.32%) C#
7 23 (3.06%) C
8 20 (2.66%) Bash Shell
9 12 (1.60%) Perl
10 11 (1.46%) Ruby
11 9 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.06%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.66%) ABAP
13 5 (0.66%) Groovy
13 5 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.66%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.66%) VB
14 4 (0.53%) R
14 4 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 205 (27.26%) Security Cleared
2 158 (21.01%) SC Cleared
3 123 (16.36%) Degree
4 112 (14.89%) CISSP
5 57 (7.58%) CISM
6 46 (6.12%) DV Cleared
7 30 (3.99%) CESG Certified Professional
8 29 (3.86%) CISA
9 28 (3.72%) GIAC
10 26 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
11 20 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
14 12 (1.60%) CEH
15 10 (1.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 10 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.33%) MCSE
16 9 (1.20%) CCSP
16 9 (1.20%) CRISC
16 9 (1.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (10.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (4.79%) QA
3 32 (4.26%) Data Quality
4 29 (3.86%) NIST
5 27 (3.59%) COBIT
6 25 (3.32%) NCSC
7 24 (3.19%) GDPR
8 23 (3.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 23 (3.06%) SLA
9 18 (2.39%) RMADS
10 17 (2.26%) NIST 800
10 17 (2.26%) PCI DSS
11 16 (2.13%) PMO
12 12 (1.60%) Cyber Essentials
13 11 (1.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 11 (1.46%) JSP 440
13 11 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 8 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
15 8 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 71 (9.44%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.39%) Docker
4 15 (1.99%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.20%) Firmware
7 7 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.80%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 6 (0.80%) VMware NSX
9 5 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.53%) GeoWebCache
10 4 (0.53%) XenApp
11 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.40%) NFS
11 3 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.27%) vSphere
12 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (3.59%) Kubernetes
2 21 (2.79%) Puppet
3 20 (2.66%) Ansible
4 19 (2.53%) SCCM
4 19 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
5 12 (1.60%) Nessus
5 12 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (1.06%) Rundeck
6 8 (1.06%) WSUS
7 7 (0.93%) Terraform
8 6 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.66%) QRadar
10 4 (0.53%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.53%) MaaS360
10 4 (0.53%) Nagios
10 4 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (0.53%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.40%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 168 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.24%) Oracle
3 47 (6.25%) SAP
4 43 (5.72%) ServiceNow
5 37 (4.92%) VMware
6 28 (3.72%) Citrix
7 27 (3.59%) HP
8 24 (3.19%) Qualys
9 23 (3.06%) Splunk
10 20 (2.66%) Red Hat
11 19 (2.53%) Cisco
12 17 (2.26%) Remedy
12 17 (2.26%) Tableau
13 13 (1.73%) ArcSight
13 13 (1.73%) Palo Alto
14 11 (1.46%) IBM
15 10 (1.33%) Dell
15 10 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (1.20%) Atlassian
16 9 (1.20%) McAfee