The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MicroStrategy products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStrategy over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MicroStrategy
Rank 149 161 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.024% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.059% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MicroStrategy
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1517 1682 1503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 47.23% 40.17% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 885 818
Median daily rate £405 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 80 100
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

MicroStrategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing MicroStrategy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

MicroStrategy Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MicroStrategy across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

MicroStrategy
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 5 £400 -
Cheshire +17 2 £538 -
MicroStrategy
England

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MicroStrategy 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 North West region with a requirement for MicroStrategy.

1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (50.00%) Use Case
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) QlikView
6 3 (25.00%) Informatica
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
7 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
7 2 (16.67%) Tableau
7 2 (16.67%) HBase
7 2 (16.67%) ParAccel
7 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Pig
7 2 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
7 2 (16.67%) Actian

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 4 (33.33%) QlikView
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (16.67%) DataStage
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (16.67%) HBase
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) OLAP
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (16.67%) Pentaho
4 2 (16.67%) Power BI
4 2 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) MicroStrategy Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) Use Case
2 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 2 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Informatica
3 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
3 2 (16.67%) Actian
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) ParAccel
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase
3 2 (16.67%) Tableau
3 2 (16.67%) Teradata
4 1 (8.33%) Rackspace