The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MicroStrategy products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStrategy over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MicroStrategy
Rank 113 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 18 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.076% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £277 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MicroStrategy
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1053 948 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.33% 35.84% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 506 401
Average daily rate £375 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

MicroStrategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MicroStrategy Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MicroStrategy across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

MicroStrategy
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow +24 17 £375 +35.62% 1
MicroStrategy
UK

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 28 (96.55%) SQL
1 28 (96.55%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (86.21%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (65.52%) QA
4 15 (51.72%) Finance
5 14 (48.28%) ETL
6 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
6 13 (44.83%) Service Delivery
7 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (34.48%) PL/SQL
8 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
9 9 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (31.03%) Star Schema
10 8 (27.59%) MS Access
11 7 (24.14%) Analytics
11 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
12 6 (20.69%) MS Office
12 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
12 6 (20.69%) Quality Management
12 6 (20.69%) Data Stewardship
13 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
13 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
13 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
13 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (13.79%) ArchiMate
13 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
15 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
15 2 (6.90%) Data Quality

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (86.21%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (31.03%) Star Schema
3 8 (27.59%) MS Access
4 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Delivery Manager
2 10 (34.48%) Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 6 (20.69%) ICT Manager
4 6 (20.69%) Information Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Data Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Data Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (6.90%) MI Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Information Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Data Mining Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum Master
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (48.28%) ETL
3 13 (44.83%) Service Delivery
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
6 9 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (24.14%) Analytics
8 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
8 6 (20.69%) Data Stewardship
8 6 (20.69%) Quality Management
9 4 (13.79%) ArchiMate
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
9 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
10 2 (6.90%) Line Management
10 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
11 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
11 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (65.52%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Twitter
2 1 (3.45%) Informatica
2 1 (3.45%) Netezza
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