Period
to 18 January 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 89 88
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Management Information System 124 103 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.55% 2.18% 2.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.93% 7.46% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 70 70
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £235 £256 £212
90th Percentile £580 £526 £496
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.02 £13.91 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.37% -10.29% -9.01%
10th Percentile £12.20 £12.68 £11.35
90th Percentile £21.41 £17.30 £21.05
England median hourly rate £22.00 £17.97 £22.80
% change year-on-year +22.46% -21.20% -11.79%

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 1,388 1,381 1,519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.50% 29.26% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 918 906
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £270 £213 £206
90th Percentile £563 £536 £541
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 72 81
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.75% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.60 £10.33 £11.00
90th Percentile £27.35 £34.95 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.81% +3.14% +2.56%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +9 35 £400 - 12
Warwickshire +11 26 £525 +59.09% 4
Shropshire -30 26 £375 - 1
Coventry -6 10 £438 +7.69% 4
Herefordshire - 7 £413 - 1
Worcestershire - 6 £400 - 7
Staffordshire -12 5 £400 +14.29% 2
Solihull +7 2 - - 3
Wolverhampton 0 1 £490 - 1
Walsall -7 1 £325 -
Management Information System
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Management Information System.

1 51 (41.13%) ITIL
2 40 (32.26%) Oracle
3 38 (30.65%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (25.81%) Degree
6 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
7 28 (22.58%) Finance
7 28 (22.58%) Security Cleared
8 24 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (18.55%) Unix
10 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Office
11 20 (16.13%) Middleware
11 20 (16.13%) SC Cleared
12 19 (15.32%) Kanban
12 19 (15.32%) ZABBIX
12 19 (15.32%) Open Source
12 19 (15.32%) JIRA
12 19 (15.32%) Computer Science
13 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
13 17 (13.71%) Java
13 17 (13.71%) Windows
13 17 (13.71%) Analytics
14 16 (12.90%) GitLab
14 16 (12.90%) Trend Analysis
14 16 (12.90%) Data Analytics
14 16 (12.90%) Puppet
14 16 (12.90%) Pega
14 16 (12.90%) ERP
14 16 (12.90%) Documentum
15 15 (12.10%) Active Directory

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 16 (12.90%) Documentum
2 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
5 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.81%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.61%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.61%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) Eikon
3 1 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (3.23%) Office 365
3 4 (3.23%) SaaS
4 2 (1.61%) IaaS
4 2 (1.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.87%) Firewall
2 7 (5.65%) LAN
3 6 (4.84%) MPLS
3 6 (4.84%) Network Security
3 6 (4.84%) VLAN
3 6 (4.84%) WAN
4 5 (4.03%) Internet
4 5 (4.03%) Intranet
4 5 (4.03%) SAN
4 5 (4.03%) SNMP
5 3 (2.42%) DNS
5 3 (2.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.81%) BGP
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.81%) HSRP
6 1 (0.81%) HTTP
6 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.81%) OSPF
6 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.23%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.61%) DTS
5 2 (1.61%) EDMS
5 2 (1.61%) MySQL
5 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) JIRA
2 16 (12.90%) GitLab
3 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (22.58%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Military
3 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.23%) Cantonese Language
4 4 (3.23%) Mandarin Language
4 4 (3.23%) Retail
5 3 (2.42%) Law
5 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.42%) Publishing
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (15.32%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (13.71%) Support Engineer
3 16 (12.90%) Analyst
3 16 (12.90%) Architect
4 15 (12.10%) Project Manager
5 14 (11.29%) Monitoring Engineer
5 14 (11.29%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 14 (11.29%) Systems Support
5 14 (11.29%) Systems Support Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) Security Architect
7 7 (5.65%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.23%) Consultant
9 4 (3.23%) Deskside Support
9 4 (3.23%) IT Assistant
10 3 (2.42%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared Project Manager
10 3 (2.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.42%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.13%) Middleware
2 4 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.61%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) LDAP
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.81%) REST
4 1 (0.81%) RESTful
4 1 (0.81%) SOAP
4 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.65%) User Experience
4 5 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.42%) FMCG
6 3 (2.42%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.61%) CMDB
7 2 (1.61%) PKI
8 1 (0.81%) Blog
8 1 (0.81%) BYOD
8 1 (0.81%) CCTV
8 1 (0.81%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.81%) Handset
8 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
8 1 (0.81%) PMI
8 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.55%) Unix
2 17 (13.71%) Windows
3 6 (4.84%) Linux
4 4 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) AIX
7 1 (0.81%) Android
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (41.13%) ITIL
2 38 (30.65%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.32%) Computer Science
4 19 (15.32%) Kanban
4 19 (15.32%) Open Source
5 17 (13.71%) Analytics
6 16 (12.90%) Data Analytics
6 16 (12.90%) ERP
6 16 (12.90%) Trend Analysis
7 15 (12.10%) Information Security
8 14 (11.29%) Migration
9 13 (10.48%) Project Management
10 11 (8.87%) Service Management
11 10 (8.06%) Process Improvement
12 9 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (7.26%) ITIL V3
12 9 (7.26%) PRINCE2
12 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
13 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.71%) Java
2 7 (5.65%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.65%) SQL
3 5 (4.03%) Perl
3 5 (4.03%) Python
4 4 (3.23%) C
5 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (25.81%) Degree
2 28 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 20 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 12 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (6.45%) CISSP
6 7 (5.65%) CCNP
7 6 (4.84%) CCNA
7 6 (4.84%) CISM
7 6 (4.84%) SANS
8 5 (4.03%) DV Cleared
9 4 (3.23%) CISA
9 4 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.61%) APMP
10 2 (1.61%) MCSE
10 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.81%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) GDPR
1 7 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.03%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.03%) SLA
3 4 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.42%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.42%) QA
5 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.81%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (12.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.61%) vSphere
4 1 (0.81%) Firmware
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.81%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.81%) Snort
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (15.32%) ZABBIX
2 16 (12.90%) Puppet
3 4 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.61%) PTC Integrity
4 2 (1.61%) WSUS
5 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.81%) Ansible
5 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.81%) Kibana
5 1 (0.81%) logstash
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.81%) Opsview
5 1 (0.81%) QRadar
5 1 (0.81%) SCCM
5 1 (0.81%) SCOM
5 1 (0.81%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 40 (32.26%) Oracle
2 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.90%) Pega
4 14 (11.29%) SAP
5 6 (4.84%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.23%) Cisco
6 4 (3.23%) Lotus
6 4 (3.23%) McAfee
6 4 (3.23%) VMware
7 2 (1.61%) Avaya
7 2 (1.61%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.61%) BMC
7 2 (1.61%) Citrix
7 2 (1.61%) Dell
7 2 (1.61%) IBM
7 2 (1.61%) PTC
7 2 (1.61%) Remedy
7 2 (1.61%) Siemens
7 2 (1.61%) Tableau
7 2 (1.61%) Veeam