Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Management Information System in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Management Information System over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 87 90
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -12
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 103 123 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.18% 2.23% 1.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.61% 8.16% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 70 64
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% -4.58%
10th Percentile £256 £212 £158
90th Percentile £526 £496 £509
England median daily rate £425 £405 £410
% change year-on-year +4.94% -1.22% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.91 £15.50 £17.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.29% -9.01% -31.86%
10th Percentile £12.68 £11.35 £12.11
90th Percentile £17.30 £21.05 £22.90
England median hourly rate £17.97 £22.80 £25.85
% change year-on-year -21.20% -11.79% +47.69%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,354 1,508 1,343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.69% 27.40% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 899 800
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +4.29%
10th Percentile £216 £211 £205
90th Percentile £530 £541 £518
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 81 91
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.62 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.56% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.75 £10.96
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% +4.10% +14.29%

Management Information System
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Management Information System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Management Information System in the West Midlands

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Management Information System in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Information System in the West Midlands

Management Information System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Information System in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Management Information System in the West Midlands

Management Information System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Information System in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Management Information System in the West Midlands

Management Information System
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Birmingham +16 33 £400 +14.29% 18
Warwickshire -5 24 £330 -5.71% 5
Coventry +8 11 £406 +1.56% 6
Staffordshire +8 5 £350 +50.54% 4
Solihull +4 5 £105 - 1
Wolverhampton -3 3 - - 3
Shropshire -9 3 - - 3
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £817 -
Dudley - 3 £363 -
West Bromwich +4 1 £118 -75.26%
Walsall - 1 - -
Management Information System
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 23 (22.33%) ITIL
2 22 (21.36%) Firewall
3 21 (20.39%) Finance
4 20 (19.42%) WAN
4 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
5 19 (18.45%) SQL
5 19 (18.45%) Degree
5 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (16.50%) Information Security
6 17 (16.50%) Unix
6 17 (16.50%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (15.53%) Cisco
7 16 (15.53%) Windows
7 16 (15.53%) Change Management
8 15 (14.56%) LAN
9 13 (12.62%) CISSP
9 13 (12.62%) MPLS
9 13 (12.62%) Oracle
9 13 (12.62%) Service Delivery
10 12 (11.65%) Risk Management
10 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
10 12 (11.65%) Project Management
10 12 (11.65%) Information Governance
10 12 (11.65%) Network Security
11 11 (10.68%) Data Protection
11 11 (10.68%) Line Management
11 11 (10.68%) CCNP
11 11 (10.68%) Security Management

Management Information System
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.91%) Apache
3 2 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.94%) Documentum
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.97%) CMS
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.94%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.36%) Firewall
2 20 (19.42%) WAN
3 15 (14.56%) LAN
4 13 (12.62%) MPLS
5 12 (11.65%) Network Security
6 7 (6.80%) Internet
6 7 (6.80%) VLAN
6 7 (6.80%) VPN
7 6 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (5.83%) SNMP
7 6 (5.83%) Wireless
8 5 (4.85%) LDAP
8 5 (4.85%) SAN
8 5 (4.85%) SSL
9 4 (3.88%) DHCP
9 4 (3.88%) DNS
9 4 (3.88%) Intranet
9 4 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.88%) VoIP
9 4 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.85%) PowerPivot
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.94%) DB2
6 2 (1.94%) MySQL
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.97%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (0.97%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.97%) Power BI
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.94%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (20.39%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Legal
2 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Automotive
4 3 (2.91%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Military
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) Analyst
2 15 (14.56%) Architect
3 10 (9.71%) Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Consultant
5 8 (7.77%) Business Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.80%) Security Architect
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Data Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Business Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Security Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Cisco Network Specialist
10 3 (2.91%) Data Migration Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Master Data Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) .NET
2 4 (3.88%) CSS
2 4 (3.88%) HTML
3 3 (2.91%) Ajax
3 3 (2.91%) CSS3
3 3 (2.91%) HTML5
3 3 (2.91%) LAMP
3 3 (2.91%) REST
3 3 (2.91%) SOAP
3 3 (2.91%) WCF
3 3 (2.91%) Web Services
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.97%) Flash
5 1 (0.97%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.88%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (3.88%) User Experience
5 3 (2.91%) PKI
6 2 (1.94%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.94%) NHS
6 2 (1.94%) SCADA
6 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.97%) Blog
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.97%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.50%) Unix
2 16 (15.53%) Windows
3 6 (5.83%) Linux
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.94%) zOS
5 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) ITIL
2 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.50%) Information Security
3 16 (15.53%) Change Management
4 13 (12.62%) Service Delivery
5 12 (11.65%) Information Governance
5 12 (11.65%) Project Management
5 12 (11.65%) Risk Management
5 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.68%) Data Protection
6 11 (10.68%) Line Management
6 11 (10.68%) Migration
6 11 (10.68%) Security Management
7 10 (9.71%) Identity Management
7 10 (9.71%) SIEM
8 9 (8.74%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis
8 9 (8.74%) Incident Management
8 9 (8.74%) Security Architecture
9 8 (7.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.45%) SQL
2 7 (6.80%) Python
3 6 (5.83%) Perl
3 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.85%) C#
4 5 (4.85%) VBA
5 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.94%) Java
7 1 (0.97%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
2 17 (16.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (12.62%) CISSP
4 11 (10.68%) CCNP
5 10 (9.71%) CCNA
6 9 (8.74%) Security Cleared
7 7 (6.80%) CCIE
8 6 (5.83%) SANS
8 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
9 4 (3.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (2.91%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.91%) PMP
11 2 (1.94%) CEH
11 2 (1.94%) CIPD
11 2 (1.94%) CISM
11 2 (1.94%) GCIA
11 2 (1.94%) GSEC
11 2 (1.94%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) GDPR
2 9 (8.74%) SLA
3 7 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.94%) PMO
6 1 (0.97%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.97%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.97%) QA
6 1 (0.97%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.91%) iptables
1 3 (2.91%) Postfix
1 3 (2.91%) Samba
1 3 (2.91%) Squid
1 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.94%) RACF
2 2 (1.94%) Snort
3 1 (0.97%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (2.91%) Nessus
1 3 (2.91%) Nmap
2 2 (1.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.97%) SafeCom
3 1 (0.97%) SCCM
3 1 (0.97%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.53%) Cisco
3 13 (12.62%) Oracle
4 5 (4.85%) Blue Coat
4 5 (4.85%) Tableau
5 4 (3.88%) EMC
5 4 (3.88%) IBM
5 4 (3.88%) McAfee
6 3 (2.91%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.91%) BMC
6 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.91%) F5
6 3 (2.91%) Fortinet
6 3 (2.91%) NEC
6 3 (2.91%) SAP
6 3 (2.91%) VMware
7 2 (1.94%) Ariba
7 2 (1.94%) HP
7 2 (1.94%) Lancope
7 2 (1.94%) Pega