Period
to 16 November 2018

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 November 2018 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 123 115
Rank change year-on-year -33 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1,876 2,076 2,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.81% 2.02% 2.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.30% 5.86% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,044 1,280 1,352
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £224 £219 £213
90th Percentile £648 £619 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 91 129
UK median hourly rate £21.88 £20.00 £24.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.40% -18.17% -12.71%
10th Percentile £12.68 £11.86 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £47.50 £50.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.13 £19.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +0.66% -28.97% -2.73%

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 35,372 35,438 36,251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.04% 34.44% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,277 23,416 23,688
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.80%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £656 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,084 1,085 1,249
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +0.60% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.62
90th Percentile £50.93 £48.52 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year - -4.37% +12.93%

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 November 2018.

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 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Management Information System in the UK

Management Information System
Top 15 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 November 2018. 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 -30 1,735 £450 +5.88% 669
UK excluding London -19 1,160 £425 +6.25% 490
London -28 669 £475 +5.56% 214
South East -21 364 £447 +19.75% 134
North of England -12 264 £425 -10.53% 121
Midlands -5 183 £413 +7.14% 81
South West -23 147 £450 +5.88% 60
North West -3 146 £431 -18.25% 54
West Midlands -11 122 £400 - 50
East of England -21 105 £380 -5.00% 59
Yorkshire -17 80 £415 -24.55% 51
East Midlands +7 58 £419 +19.64% 31
Scotland -41 56 £425 +30.77% 24
North East -3 43 £515 -6.36% 16
Wales -6 42 £450 +52.54% 9

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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.

1 453 (24.15%) Finance
2 443 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 442 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
4 377 (20.10%) Information Security
5 338 (18.02%) Degree
6 334 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
7 327 (17.43%) Project Management
8 310 (16.52%) ITIL
9 294 (15.67%) Security Cleared
10 293 (15.62%) Windows
11 262 (13.97%) Risk Management
12 250 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
13 229 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 211 (11.25%) Active Directory
15 202 (10.77%) SQL
16 201 (10.71%) Oracle
17 200 (10.66%) Microsoft Excel
18 197 (10.50%) SC Cleared
19 182 (9.70%) CISSP
20 174 (9.28%) Service Management
21 169 (9.01%) Analytics
22 165 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
23 164 (8.74%) Cybersecurity
24 163 (8.69%) Business Intelligence
25 159 (8.48%) Microsoft Office
26 152 (8.10%) PRINCE2
27 151 (8.05%) Business Analysis
28 147 (7.84%) Change Management
29 142 (7.57%) Linux
30 141 (7.52%) Firewall

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
1 108 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 61 (3.25%) Confluence
3 50 (2.67%) CMS
4 49 (2.61%) MS Exchange
5 42 (2.24%) IIS
6 22 (1.17%) SAS
7 18 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 17 (0.91%) Documentum
9 16 (0.85%) Apache
10 14 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.69%) OpenStack
12 12 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (0.59%) Drupal
13 11 (0.59%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 10 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
16 8 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 7 (0.37%) Skype for Business
18 6 (0.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 200 (10.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 159 (8.48%) Microsoft Office
3 103 (5.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 64 (3.41%) MS Visio
5 56 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
6 18 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.48%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.11%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.053%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.053%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.053%) InVision
9 1 (0.053%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.053%) Pixate
9 1 (0.053%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.053%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.48%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.37%) SAP GTS
6 7 (0.37%) SAP HR
6 7 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.32%) Eloqua
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 5 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.27%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.21%) Teamcenter
9 4 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 165 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (4.85%) Office 365
4 71 (3.78%) IaaS
5 61 (3.25%) SaaS
6 59 (3.14%) PaaS
7 32 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 32 (1.71%) Mimecast
8 25 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
11 13 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (0.69%) Amazon S3
11 13 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
11 13 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (0.64%) GitHub
13 10 (0.53%) Slack
14 9 (0.48%) Google Analytics
14 9 (0.48%) Trello
15 8 (0.43%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 141 (7.52%) Firewall
2 74 (3.94%) Network Security
3 61 (3.25%) WAN
4 57 (3.04%) TCP/IP
5 52 (2.77%) LAN
6 47 (2.51%) DNS
7 45 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
8 43 (2.29%) Internet
8 43 (2.29%) VPN
9 33 (1.76%) Wireless
10 23 (1.23%) SAN
11 22 (1.17%) MPLS
12 20 (1.07%) OSPF
12 20 (1.07%) SSL
13 19 (1.01%) VoIP
14 18 (0.96%) Intranet
15 17 (0.91%) VLAN
16 16 (0.85%) BGP
16 16 (0.85%) DHCP
16 16 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (3.04%) Relational Database
4 45 (2.40%) Power BI
5 32 (1.71%) Big Data
6 31 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
7 30 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (1.28%) MySQL
8 24 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (1.12%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (1.01%) NoSQL
11 16 (0.85%) Hadoop
12 15 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (0.80%) GIS
12 15 (0.80%) MongoDB
12 15 (0.80%) MS Access
12 15 (0.80%) SAP HANA
13 14 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 98 (5.22%) JIRA
2 54 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 37 (1.97%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 22 (1.17%) GitLab
6 18 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 17 (0.91%) SonarQube
8 13 (0.69%) ERwin
9 12 (0.64%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.59%) Selenium
11 10 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (0.48%) Bitbucket
12 9 (0.48%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.48%) Maven
13 8 (0.43%) Artifactory
14 7 (0.37%) Axure RP
14 7 (0.37%) JMeter
14 7 (0.37%) SoapUI
14 7 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
15 6 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 453 (24.15%) Finance
2 107 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 94 (5.01%) Legal
4 63 (3.36%) Retail
5 58 (3.09%) Banking
6 51 (2.72%) Marketing
7 42 (2.24%) Law
8 31 (1.65%) Publishing
9 30 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 29 (1.55%) Military
11 22 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 22 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.91%) Back Office
13 15 (0.80%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.75%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.69%) Mandarin Language
16 11 (0.59%) General Ledger
17 10 (0.53%) Advertising
18 9 (0.48%) Electronics
19 8 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 488 (26.01%) Analyst
2 220 (11.73%) Architect
3 138 (7.36%) Business Analyst
4 137 (7.30%) Project Manager
5 112 (5.97%) Consultant
6 101 (5.38%) Developer
7 89 (4.74%) Security Architect
8 82 (4.37%) Security Analyst
9 65 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
10 64 (3.41%) Service Analyst
11 55 (2.93%) Administrator
12 50 (2.67%) Security Consultant
13 48 (2.56%) Data Analyst
14 45 (2.40%) Service Desk Analyst
15 44 (2.35%) IT Manager
16 42 (2.24%) IT Analyst
17 41 (2.19%) Security Manager
18 40 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
19 39 (2.08%) Information Analyst
20 35 (1.87%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (3.84%) .NET
2 56 (2.99%) Web Services
3 45 (2.40%) Middleware
4 41 (2.19%) REST
5 37 (1.97%) HTML
6 33 (1.76%) XML
7 27 (1.44%) CSS
8 25 (1.33%) SOAP
9 24 (1.28%) Spring
10 23 (1.23%) SAML
11 22 (1.17%) RESTful
12 21 (1.12%) OAuth
13 20 (1.07%) LDAP
14 19 (1.01%) JSON
15 18 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
16 17 (0.91%) OpenID
17 16 (0.85%) Kafka
18 12 (0.64%) Spring Boot
19 11 (0.59%) ASP.NET
19 11 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 334 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (7.52%) Computer Science
3 116 (6.18%) Self-Motivation
4 82 (4.37%) Data Centre
5 72 (3.84%) User Experience
6 48 (2.56%) NHS
7 36 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 34 (1.81%) Driving Licence
8 34 (1.81%) Virtual Team
9 30 (1.60%) CESG
10 26 (1.39%) PKI
10 26 (1.39%) Public Cloud
11 23 (1.23%) CMDB
11 23 (1.23%) Data Structures
12 20 (1.07%) Cyberthreat
13 19 (1.01%) Mainframe
14 18 (0.96%) Freedom of Information
14 18 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
15 17 (0.91%) Blackberry
15 17 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 293 (15.62%) Windows
2 142 (7.57%) Linux
3 100 (5.33%) Unix
4 93 (4.96%) Windows Server
5 48 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (2.19%) Windows 10
8 31 (1.65%) Android
9 26 (1.39%) Solaris
10 25 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 23 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (1.17%) CentOS
12 22 (1.17%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.59%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.27%) AIX
18 4 (0.21%) Check Point GAiA
18 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (20.10%) Information Security
3 327 (17.43%) Project Management
4 310 (16.52%) ITIL
5 262 (13.97%) Risk Management
6 250 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
7 229 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 174 (9.28%) Service Management
9 169 (9.01%) Analytics
10 164 (8.74%) Cybersecurity
11 163 (8.69%) Business Intelligence
12 152 (8.10%) PRINCE2
13 151 (8.05%) Business Analysis
14 147 (7.84%) Change Management
15 138 (7.36%) Migration
16 135 (7.20%) Data Management
17 121 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
17 121 (6.45%) Information Management
18 118 (6.29%) DevOps
19 113 (6.02%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 202 (10.77%) SQL
2 87 (4.64%) PowerShell
3 86 (4.58%) Java
4 62 (3.30%) Python
5 47 (2.51%) C#
6 42 (2.24%) C
7 37 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 33 (1.76%) Perl
9 27 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 24 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 22 (1.17%) Bash Shell
12 13 (0.69%) Ruby
13 11 (0.59%) PHP
14 10 (0.53%) PL/SQL
14 10 (0.53%) VBScript
15 9 (0.48%) VB
16 8 (0.43%) VBA
17 7 (0.37%) ABAP
17 7 (0.37%) R
18 6 (0.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 338 (18.02%) Degree
2 294 (15.67%) Security Cleared
3 197 (10.50%) SC Cleared
4 182 (9.70%) CISSP
5 113 (6.02%) CISM
6 90 (4.80%) CISA
7 59 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 54 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
9 49 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
10 47 (2.51%) MCSE
11 42 (2.24%) DV Cleared
12 27 (1.44%) CRISC
13 26 (1.39%) MCSA
13 26 (1.39%) PMI Certification
13 26 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 25 (1.33%) PMP
15 24 (1.28%) ISEB
16 23 (1.23%) CCNP
16 23 (1.23%) CEH
16 23 (1.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (6.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 111 (5.92%) QA
3 107 (5.70%) GDPR
4 90 (4.80%) PMO
5 87 (4.64%) SLA
6 71 (3.78%) Data Quality
7 57 (3.04%) PCI DSS
8 51 (2.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 41 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 23 (1.23%) COBIT
11 20 (1.07%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 16 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
13 14 (0.75%) ISO 22301
13 14 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 14 (0.75%) JSP 440
14 13 (0.69%) HIPAA
14 13 (0.69%) ISO 31000
14 13 (0.69%) ISO 9001
15 10 (0.53%) FedRAMP
16 7 (0.37%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 211 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 71 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.71%) Docker
4 27 (1.44%) vSphere
5 25 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.96%) XenApp
7 12 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.43%) Firmware
10 8 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.37%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.32%) HDFS
12 6 (0.32%) VMware NSX
12 6 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.27%) Apache Flume
13 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.27%) Snort
14 4 (0.21%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 64 (3.41%) SCCM
2 44 (2.35%) Ansible
3 37 (1.97%) Puppet
4 34 (1.81%) Terraform
5 32 (1.71%) SCOM
5 32 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
6 25 (1.33%) Kubernetes
7 23 (1.23%) CASB
8 21 (1.12%) Nessus
9 18 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
10 17 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 17 (0.91%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 14 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (0.69%) SCOrch
12 13 (0.69%) Trend Micro Deep Security
12 13 (0.69%) ZABBIX
13 12 (0.64%) CloudForms
14 11 (0.59%) CSIRT
15 10 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
15 10 (0.53%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 443 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 201 (10.71%) Oracle
3 123 (6.56%) SAP
4 103 (5.49%) VMware
5 85 (4.53%) Cisco
6 68 (3.62%) IBM
7 47 (2.51%) Citrix
7 47 (2.51%) HP
8 41 (2.19%) Google
8 41 (2.19%) McAfee
9 39 (2.08%) Tableau
10 38 (2.03%) ServiceNow
11 33 (1.76%) Remedy
12 31 (1.65%) Splunk
13 29 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
14 28 (1.49%) CheckPoint
15 26 (1.39%) Red Hat
16 25 (1.33%) Adobe
17 24 (1.28%) Pega
18 23 (1.23%) Qualys