Period
to 25 September 2017

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 25 September 2017 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
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 110 110
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 -15
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 1971 2285 2322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.01% 2.16% 2.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.01% 6.48% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1169 1371 1387
UK median daily rate £416 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.85% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £219 £213 £223
90th Percentile £623 £635 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 117 139
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £24.44 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.89% -11.13% +44.74%
10th Percentile £11.27 £11.25 £11.98
90th Percentile £49.75 £46.85 £60.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year -25.93% +0.63% +43.09%

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 32822 35285 36670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.42% 33.30% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21534 23171 23096
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £243
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 977 1182 1420
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £20.50 £18.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.83% +8.52% -3.44%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.63 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.74 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +16.67% -5.26%

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 25 September 2017.

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 25 September 2017.

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 25 September 2017. 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 -13 1843 £425 - 215
UK excluding London +1 1208 £400 - 145
London -35 717 £438 -2.78% 91
South East +16 446 £389 -2.81% 35
North of England -11 230 £450 +13.21% 37
Midlands +11 175 £350 -23.71% 23
South West +10 136 £425 +13.33% 11
East of England +7 133 £388 +17.42% 18
North West +24 118 £513 +28.13% 17
West Midlands +28 116 £380 -13.14% 20
Yorkshire +13 81 £550 +29.41% 17
Scotland -19 62 £315 -4.55% 12
East Midlands -18 56 £350 -19.77% 3
North East +2 41 £525 +77.97% 3
Wales -4 26 £338 +25.00% 6
Northern Ireland -51 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 25 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Management Information System also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 603 (30.59%) Finance
2 409 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 382 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
4 374 (18.98%) ITIL
5 368 (18.67%) Information Security
6 366 (18.57%) Project Management
7 364 (18.47%) Degree
8 360 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
9 320 (16.24%) SQL
10 297 (15.07%) Security Cleared
11 274 (13.90%) Windows
12 225 (11.42%) Risk Management
13 204 (10.35%) Microsoft Excel
14 199 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
15 197 (9.99%) Service Management
16 193 (9.79%) Change Management
17 192 (9.74%) SC Cleared
18 187 (9.49%) Banking
19 171 (8.68%) PRINCE2
20 165 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
21 162 (8.22%) CISSP
22 154 (7.81%) Data Protection
23 153 (7.76%) Oracle
24 149 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
25 141 (7.15%) Unix
26 140 (7.10%) Data Modelling
27 139 (7.05%) Migration
27 139 (7.05%) Active Directory
28 138 (7.00%) Information Management
29 135 (6.85%) Data Analysis

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
1 112 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 58 (2.94%) CMS
3 41 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 35 (1.78%) SAS
5 32 (1.62%) Confluence
6 24 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (1.01%) Apache
7 20 (1.01%) IIS
8 18 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (0.91%) Skype for Business
9 16 (0.81%) Documentum
10 14 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.66%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.51%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.41%) Drupal
13 8 (0.41%) JBoss
13 8 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.36%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 204 (10.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 165 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
3 90 (4.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 71 (3.60%) MS Visio
5 54 (2.74%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (0.76%) SPSS
7 13 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.46%) Acrobat
8 9 (0.46%) PaintShop Pro
9 8 (0.41%) InDesign
10 5 (0.25%) Stata
11 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.10%) Maya
11 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.051%) FileZilla
12 1 (0.051%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 22 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.51%) Maximo
2 10 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.46%) Primavera
4 7 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.30%) iTrent
5 6 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (0.30%) SAP GRC
5 6 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.25%) Global One
6 5 (0.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 5 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.25%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.20%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.20%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.20%) SystmOne
8 3 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 86 (4.36%) Office 365
2 65 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (2.23%) SaaS
5 31 (1.57%) PaaS
6 29 (1.47%) IaaS
7 16 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.51%) OneDrive
8 10 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
9 8 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 7 (0.36%) GitHub
11 6 (0.30%) G Suite
12 5 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.25%) Trello
13 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 130 (6.60%) Firewall
2 86 (4.36%) WAN
3 84 (4.26%) LAN
4 82 (4.16%) Internet
5 70 (3.55%) TCP/IP
6 57 (2.89%) VPN
7 56 (2.84%) DNS
8 45 (2.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 45 (2.28%) Wireless
9 44 (2.23%) Network Security
10 37 (1.88%) SAN
11 32 (1.62%) DHCP
12 27 (1.37%) VoIP
13 24 (1.22%) LDAP
14 23 (1.17%) Ethernet
14 23 (1.17%) SSL
15 22 (1.12%) Intranet
15 22 (1.12%) NAS
16 21 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (1.07%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (3.35%) Relational Database
4 53 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
5 41 (2.08%) Big Data
6 38 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (1.73%) Hadoop
8 31 (1.57%) QlikView
8 31 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (1.27%) GIS
9 25 (1.27%) MySQL
10 24 (1.22%) MongoDB
11 23 (1.17%) MS Access
12 22 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
13 19 (0.96%) Oracle Database
13 19 (0.96%) RDBMS
14 18 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (0.86%) NoSQL
15 17 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (0.81%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 97 (4.92%) JIRA
2 35 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (1.12%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.66%) Subversion
6 10 (0.51%) Ant
6 10 (0.51%) JUnit
6 10 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (0.46%) Eclipse
7 9 (0.46%) ERwin
7 9 (0.46%) Maven
7 9 (0.46%) Selenium
7 9 (0.46%) SoapUI
7 9 (0.46%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.30%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.30%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.30%) Mocha
9 6 (0.30%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.25%) Redmine
General
1 603 (30.59%) Finance
2 187 (9.49%) Banking
3 126 (6.39%) Telecoms
4 104 (5.28%) Legal
5 102 (5.18%) Retail
6 70 (3.55%) Investment Banking
7 69 (3.50%) Manufacturing
7 69 (3.50%) Marketing
8 47 (2.38%) Law
9 31 (1.57%) Retail Banking
10 30 (1.52%) Electronics
11 28 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 27 (1.37%) Back Office
12 27 (1.37%) Financial Institution
13 22 (1.12%) Military
14 20 (1.01%) Front Office
15 18 (0.91%) Billing
16 14 (0.71%) Publishing
17 9 (0.46%) Local Government
18 7 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 523 (26.53%) Analyst
2 179 (9.08%) Architect
3 165 (8.37%) Business Analyst
4 140 (7.10%) Consultant
4 140 (7.10%) Developer
4 140 (7.10%) Project Manager
5 82 (4.16%) Security Analyst
6 75 (3.81%) Data Analyst
7 65 (3.30%) Security Consultant
8 48 (2.44%) IT Analyst
9 47 (2.38%) IT Manager
10 46 (2.33%) Administrator
10 46 (2.33%) Security Manager
11 40 (2.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (1.93%) Solutions Architect
12 38 (1.93%) Support Analyst
13 36 (1.83%) Data Architect
13 36 (1.83%) Information Security Consultant
14 35 (1.78%) Service Analyst
15 33 (1.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (3.50%) .NET
1 69 (3.50%) HTML
2 57 (2.89%) CSS
3 55 (2.79%) Web Services
4 38 (1.93%) XML
5 28 (1.42%) HTML5
5 28 (1.42%) Middleware
5 28 (1.42%) REST
6 26 (1.32%) RESTful
7 24 (1.22%) AngularJS
8 21 (1.07%) Spring
9 19 (0.96%) SOAP
10 18 (0.91%) JSON
11 16 (0.81%) CSS3
11 16 (0.81%) Node.js
11 16 (0.81%) WCF
12 12 (0.61%) Ajax
13 10 (0.51%) Java EE
14 9 (0.46%) Django
14 9 (0.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 382 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
2 123 (6.24%) Computer Science
3 90 (4.57%) Data Centre
4 64 (3.25%) Data Protection Act
5 57 (2.89%) NHS
6 56 (2.84%) User Experience
7 49 (2.49%) Data Structures
8 39 (1.98%) Virtual Team
9 30 (1.52%) CESG
9 30 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
10 26 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (1.27%) PKI
12 22 (1.12%) Blackberry
13 21 (1.07%) Private Cloud
13 21 (1.07%) Security Operations Centre
14 20 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 20 (1.01%) Driving Licence
15 19 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
15 19 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (0.81%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 274 (13.90%) Windows
2 141 (7.15%) Unix
3 135 (6.85%) Linux
4 76 (3.86%) Windows Server
5 61 (3.09%) Windows 7
6 43 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (1.42%) Apple iOS
10 25 (1.27%) Windows 10
11 19 (0.96%) Solaris
12 18 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.71%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.66%) Android
15 12 (0.61%) AIX
16 11 (0.56%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.41%) SUSE
18 7 (0.36%) Windows Vista
19 6 (0.30%) Windows 8
20 5 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (18.98%) ITIL
2 368 (18.67%) Information Security
3 366 (18.57%) Project Management
4 360 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
5 225 (11.42%) Risk Management
6 199 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
7 197 (9.99%) Service Management
8 193 (9.79%) Change Management
9 171 (8.68%) PRINCE2
10 154 (7.81%) Data Protection
11 149 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 140 (7.10%) Data Modelling
13 139 (7.05%) Migration
14 138 (7.00%) Information Management
15 135 (6.85%) Data Analysis
16 134 (6.80%) Analytics
17 131 (6.65%) Data Management
18 126 (6.39%) Service Delivery
19 120 (6.09%) Business Analysis
20 117 (5.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 320 (16.24%) SQL
2 117 (5.94%) Java
3 78 (3.96%) JavaScript
4 55 (2.79%) PowerShell
5 41 (2.08%) Python
6 38 (1.93%) Perl
7 37 (1.88%) C#
8 34 (1.73%) VBA
9 32 (1.62%) C
10 25 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 25 (1.27%) T-SQL
11 21 (1.07%) Ruby
12 20 (1.01%) VB
13 17 (0.86%) Bash Shell
14 16 (0.81%) Scala
15 14 (0.71%) PHP
16 13 (0.66%) R
17 11 (0.56%) C++
18 10 (0.51%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 364 (18.47%) Degree
2 297 (15.07%) Security Cleared
3 192 (9.74%) SC Cleared
4 162 (8.22%) CISSP
5 104 (5.28%) CISM
6 72 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (3.09%) DV Cleared
7 61 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (2.64%) PMI Certification
9 48 (2.44%) PMP
10 43 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
11 38 (1.93%) BPSS Clearance
11 38 (1.93%) ISEB
12 36 (1.83%) CISA
12 36 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 33 (1.67%) CCNA
14 32 (1.62%) MCSE
15 31 (1.57%) CCNP
16 30 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
17 25 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (6.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 111 (5.63%) QA
3 90 (4.57%) Data Quality
4 88 (4.46%) SLA
5 73 (3.70%) PCI DSS
6 63 (3.20%) PMO
7 41 (2.08%) GDPR
8 32 (1.62%) COBIT
9 31 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 24 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 18 (0.91%) MiFID
12 15 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
13 14 (0.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 14 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 13 (0.66%) ISO 9001
14 13 (0.66%) NIST 800
14 13 (0.66%) RMADS
15 12 (0.61%) ISAE 3402
16 9 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
17 6 (0.30%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 139 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 59 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 22 (1.12%) vSphere
5 20 (1.01%) XenApp
6 17 (0.86%) Docker
7 16 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
7 16 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.71%) Firmware
9 8 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.36%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.25%) NFS
12 5 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.20%) Squid
13 4 (0.20%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.15%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 42 (2.13%) SCCM
2 29 (1.47%) Puppet
3 13 (0.66%) Nessus
3 13 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.66%) SCOM
3 13 (0.66%) WSUS
4 12 (0.61%) NetBackup
5 11 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 10 (0.51%) Ansible
7 8 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.41%) Netcool
7 8 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 8 (0.41%) Terraform
8 7 (0.36%) QRadar
8 7 (0.36%) vCenter Server
9 6 (0.30%) BladeLogic
9 6 (0.30%) Mesos
9 6 (0.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.25%) DameWare
10 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 409 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 153 (7.76%) Oracle
3 127 (6.44%) SAP
4 109 (5.53%) Cisco
5 84 (4.26%) VMware
6 71 (3.60%) Citrix
7 59 (2.99%) HP
7 59 (2.99%) Splunk
8 57 (2.89%) IBM
9 36 (1.83%) Tableau
10 25 (1.27%) Dell
11 24 (1.22%) Juniper
11 24 (1.22%) Remedy
11 24 (1.22%) Symantec
12 23 (1.17%) Adobe
12 23 (1.17%) EMC
13 22 (1.12%) Nintex
14 21 (1.07%) Red Hat
15 20 (1.01%) ArcSight
15 20 (1.01%) McAfee