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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MicroStrategy
Rank 183 194 217
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 17 37 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.50% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 1.09% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £418 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% -12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £374 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £480 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +11.11%
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
2674 3407 3368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.39% 46.30% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 2376 2293
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 96 96
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MicroStrategy across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 2014, 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 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (42.31%) Tableau
5 10 (38.46%) ETL
6 9 (34.62%) Analytics
7 8 (30.77%) Java
7 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 8 (30.77%) Teradata
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
8 7 (26.92%) Python
9 6 (23.08%) Informatica
9 6 (23.08%) SAS
9 6 (23.08%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (23.08%) Talend
10 5 (19.23%) Master Data Management
10 5 (19.23%) Ab Initio
10 5 (19.23%) Data Management
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) Business Objects
10 5 (19.23%) C
10 5 (19.23%) Project Management
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) IBM
11 4 (15.38%) DataStage
11 4 (15.38%) C++
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (23.08%) SAS
2 4 (15.38%) Apache Pig
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) PowerPivot
3 2 (7.69%) SPSS
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematica
4 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.85%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) DataStage
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
4 3 (11.54%) Big Data
4 3 (11.54%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.85%) HBase
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.85%) Sqoop
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.85%) WebFOCUS
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.85%) ProC
2 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Publishing
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Games
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.85%) German Language
5 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Informatica Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Microstrategy Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) J2EE
1 2 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Swing
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Open Source
3 2 (7.69%) Market Risk
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) HPUX
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (38.46%) ETL
3 9 (34.62%) Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
5 5 (19.23%) Master Data Management
5 5 (19.23%) Data Management
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
7 3 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Python
4 5 (19.23%) C
5 4 (15.38%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) Perl
6 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.69%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) R
8 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 3 (11.54%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Tableau
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Teradata
3 6 (23.08%) Informatica
3 6 (23.08%) Talend
4 5 (19.23%) Ab Initio
4 5 (19.23%) Business Objects
5 4 (15.38%) IBM
6 3 (11.54%) Datanomic
6 3 (11.54%) DataFlux
6 3 (11.54%) Trillium
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) Cognos
8 1 (3.85%) Omniture
8 1 (3.85%) Google