Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 98 84
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 -10
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 117 128 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.44% 2.06% 1.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.78% 7.39% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 62
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £353 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.48% -7.54% +1.67%
10th Percentile £259 £213 £168
90th Percentile £521 £681 £498
England median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +4.68% +1.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.41 £15.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.61% -12.68% -29.00%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.55 £12.18
90th Percentile £21.00 £21.05 £23.13
England median hourly rate £19.84 £23.97 £26.50
% change year-on-year -17.25% -9.55% +50.57%

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 1332 1733 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.80% 27.89% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 1054 818
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £523 £547 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 84 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £32.41 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

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 November 2017.

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 November 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
Birmingham +24 33 £385 +10.00% 5
Warwickshire -2 23 £325 -7.14% 2
Coventry +9 8 £488 +23.03% 2
Shropshire -7 8 £325 -1.52%
Wolverhampton - 5 £113 -
Staffordshire +5 4 £350 +50.54% 5
West Bromwich +5 4 £475 +0.01%
Solihull +2 4 £254 - 1
Dudley - 4 £363 -
Walsall +2 3 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £817 -
Halesowen - 1 £415 -
Management Information System
England

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

1 31 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.64%) Finance
3 27 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (17.95%) SQL
4 21 (17.95%) ITIL
5 19 (16.24%) Cisco
5 19 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 18 (15.38%) WAN
7 17 (14.53%) Change Management
7 17 (14.53%) Firewall
8 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Excel
8 16 (13.68%) Degree
8 16 (13.68%) Integration Testing
9 15 (12.82%) Line Management
10 14 (11.97%) Project Management
11 13 (11.11%) Unix
11 13 (11.11%) Windows
11 13 (11.11%) Information Security
11 13 (11.11%) Coaching
11 13 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (10.26%) Performance Management
12 12 (10.26%) Migration
12 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (10.26%) Security Management
12 12 (10.26%) LAN
12 12 (10.26%) Configuration Management
12 12 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
13 11 (9.40%) Data Protection

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 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.56%) Apache
2 3 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.71%) Documentum
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (3.42%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.85%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.85%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.42%) SaaS
3 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) WAN
2 17 (14.53%) Firewall
3 12 (10.26%) LAN
4 10 (8.55%) Wireless
5 8 (6.84%) Internet
5 8 (6.84%) MPLS
5 8 (6.84%) VPN
6 7 (5.98%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (5.98%) WLAN
7 6 (5.13%) Network Security
8 5 (4.27%) DHCP
8 5 (4.27%) LDAP
8 5 (4.27%) SSL
9 4 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (3.42%) DNS
9 4 (3.42%) Intranet
9 4 (3.42%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.42%) VoIP
9 4 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.27%) PowerPivot
4 4 (3.42%) MySQL
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Subversion
2 3 (2.56%) Metasploit
2 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (25.64%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.13%) Legal
4 4 (3.42%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.56%) Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Automotive
6 2 (1.71%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (26.50%) Analyst
2 14 (11.97%) Consultant
3 11 (9.40%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.55%) Architect
4 10 (8.55%) Business Analyst
4 10 (8.55%) Developer
5 7 (5.98%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (3.42%) Business Developer
7 4 (3.42%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 4 (3.42%) Cisco Specialist
7 4 (3.42%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (3.42%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.56%) Data Migration Manager
8 3 (2.56%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 3 (2.56%) HR Analyst
8 3 (2.56%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (2.56%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (2.56%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) .NET
2 5 (4.27%) CSS
2 5 (4.27%) HTML
3 4 (3.42%) Ajax
3 4 (3.42%) CSS3
3 4 (3.42%) HTML5
3 4 (3.42%) REST
4 3 (2.56%) LAMP
4 3 (2.56%) SOAP
4 3 (2.56%) WCF
4 3 (2.56%) Web Services
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.85%) Django
6 1 (0.85%) Flash
6 1 (0.85%) JSON
6 1 (0.85%) MDX
6 1 (0.85%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.40%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.98%) Freedom of Information
5 6 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (5.13%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.27%) User Experience
7 4 (3.42%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.42%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.56%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (2.56%) PKI
9 2 (1.71%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.71%) SCADA
10 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.85%) NHS
10 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.11%) Unix
1 13 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (4.27%) Linux
3 4 (3.42%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) ITIL
2 19 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 17 (14.53%) Change Management
5 16 (13.68%) Integration Testing
6 15 (12.82%) Line Management
7 14 (11.97%) Project Management
8 13 (11.11%) Coaching
8 13 (11.11%) Information Security
8 13 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (10.26%) Configuration Management
9 12 (10.26%) Migration
9 12 (10.26%) Performance Management
9 12 (10.26%) Security Management
9 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (9.40%) Data Protection
11 10 (8.55%) Data Analysis
12 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (7.69%) Contract Management
12 9 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) C#
3 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.42%) VBA
4 3 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (0.85%) Perl
5 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.85%) Python
5 1 (0.85%) Ruby
5 1 (0.85%) Scala
5 1 (0.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (13.68%) Degree
2 12 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.98%) CCIE
3 7 (5.98%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.13%) CCNP
5 5 (4.27%) CISSP
6 4 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (3.42%) CCNA
6 4 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.42%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.42%) PMP
6 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.71%) CEH
8 2 (1.71%) CISM
8 2 (1.71%) GCIA
8 2 (1.71%) GIAC
8 2 (1.71%) GSEC
8 2 (1.71%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.71%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) SLA
2 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.42%) GDPR
3 4 (3.42%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.42%) QA
4 3 (2.56%) PMO
5 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.85%) MiFID
5 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.56%) iptables
4 3 (2.56%) Postfix
4 3 (2.56%) Samba
4 3 (2.56%) Squid
4 3 (2.56%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.71%) Snort
6 1 (0.85%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) SCCM
2 3 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (2.56%) Nessus
2 3 (2.56%) Nmap
2 3 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.56%) SafeCom
2 3 (2.56%) WSUS
3 2 (1.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.85%) FTK
4 1 (0.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.24%) Cisco
3 8 (6.84%) Ariba
4 6 (5.13%) IBM
4 6 (5.13%) McAfee
4 6 (5.13%) Oracle
4 6 (5.13%) SAP
5 5 (4.27%) Blue Coat
5 5 (4.27%) Tableau
5 5 (4.27%) VMware
6 4 (3.42%) EMC
7 3 (2.56%) BMC
7 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.56%) F5
7 3 (2.56%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.56%) NEC
7 3 (2.56%) NetApp
7 3 (2.56%) Symantec
7 3 (2.56%) Wyse
8 2 (1.71%) Pega