The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MicroStrategy products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStrategy over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MicroStrategy
Rank 527 481 473
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -8
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 30 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 33
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £274 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21330 20067 18887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.93% 45.63% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12693 11425 10135
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 897 1222
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

MicroStrategy
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MicroStrategy Jobs Demand Trend in England

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Trend in England

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MicroStrategy across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Histogram in England

MicroStrategy
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MicroStrategy Hourly Rate Trend in England

MicroStrategy
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 18 £475 +5.55% 22
South East -3 11 £450 +24.20% 1
South West -24 1 - - 5
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 73 (76.04%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (50.00%) SQL
3 33 (34.38%) SQL Server
4 27 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (26.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (20.83%) Finance
6 20 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (19.79%) ETL
7 19 (19.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (18.75%) Informatica
8 18 (18.75%) Business Objects
8 18 (18.75%) Teradata
9 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 16 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (15.63%) Oracle
11 13 (13.54%) SAP
11 13 (13.54%) Visualisation
12 12 (12.50%) Tableau
12 12 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
12 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 12 (12.50%) Telecoms
13 10 (10.42%) Scrum
13 10 (10.42%) Cognos
13 10 (10.42%) VBA
13 10 (10.42%) IBM
13 10 (10.42%) Project Management
13 10 (10.42%) Analytics

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 6 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.17%) PowerPivot
3 3 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.13%) Mathematica
3 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.08%) SPSS
5 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.08%) PaaS
1 2 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (26.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (19.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (9.38%) OLAP
7 8 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (8.33%) OLTP
7 8 (8.33%) Star Schema
7 8 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (7.29%) Big Data
9 6 (6.25%) DataStage
9 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
9 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
9 6 (6.25%) QlikView
10 5 (5.21%) Data Mart
11 4 (4.17%) MS Access
11 4 (4.17%) MySQL
11 4 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.04%) ERwin
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.25%) Banking
3 6 (6.25%) Retail
4 5 (5.21%) Marketing
5 4 (4.17%) Advertising
6 3 (3.13%) German Language
7 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 50 (52.08%) Developer
2 32 (33.33%) Microstrategy Developer
3 22 (22.92%) Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Consultant
5 9 (9.38%) Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Business Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Report Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) MI Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 3 (3.13%) MicroStrategy Consultant
10 3 (3.13%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) XML
2 5 (5.21%) .NET
3 4 (4.17%) Web Services
4 3 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (1.04%) MDX
5 1 (1.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.54%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.17%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.13%) Data Conversion
5 3 (3.13%) Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) NHS
6 2 (2.08%) Equities
6 2 (2.08%) AS400
7 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.04%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) Life Science
7 1 (1.04%) Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) Statistics
7 1 (1.04%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) UNIX
1 5 (5.21%) Windows
2 4 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (76.04%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (19.79%) ETL
3 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 10 (10.42%) Scrum
5 10 (10.42%) Project Management
5 10 (10.42%) Analytics
5 10 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.29%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.25%) Data Management
9 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.17%) OOP
10 4 (4.17%) OO
10 4 (4.17%) SOA
10 4 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) VBA
3 6 (6.25%) C#
4 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.21%) Python
5 4 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (2.08%) C
7 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.04%) Perl
7 1 (1.04%) C++
7 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) MCTS
2 1 (1.04%) MCITP
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.04%) PMP
2 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) QA
2 8 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Informatica
1 18 (18.75%) Business Objects
1 18 (18.75%) Teradata
2 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.63%) Oracle
4 13 (13.54%) SAP
5 12 (12.50%) Tableau
6 10 (10.42%) Cognos
6 10 (10.42%) IBM
7 6 (6.25%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.08%) Trillium
8 2 (2.08%) DataFlux
8 2 (2.08%) Netezza
8 2 (2.08%) Datanomic
8 2 (2.08%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.04%) Neolane
9 1 (1.04%) Talend
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) VMware
9 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
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