The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MicroStrategy products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStrategy over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within MicroStrategy, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MicroStrategy
Rank 187 185 189
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 11 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.29% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.64% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 29
Average daily rate
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£433 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £398 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £590 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £500
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2369 2646 3288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.08% 45.51% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1759 1826 2266
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 94
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

MicroStrategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MicroStrategy across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

MicroStrategy Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MicroStrategy across the City of London region.

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MicroStrategy
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MicroStrategy across the City of London region.

MicroStrategy Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MicroStrategy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MicroStrategy.

1 13 (81.25%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) Cognos
7 3 (18.75%) VBA
7 3 (18.75%) OLAP
7 3 (18.75%) SAP
7 3 (18.75%) Advertising
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
7 3 (18.75%) PowerPivot
8 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (12.50%) Reference Data
8 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MicroStrategy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MicroStrategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) PowerPivot
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (43.75%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) OLAP
7 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (6.25%) Informix
8 1 (6.25%) MS Access
8 1 (6.25%) DTS
8 1 (6.25%) Adabas
8 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Advertising
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) MI Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 2 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
1 2 (12.50%) Derivative
1 2 (12.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 2 (12.50%) Reference Data
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) RAD
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
5 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VBA
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) Cognos
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Teradata
4 1 (6.25%) Netezza
4 1 (6.25%) Dundas
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau