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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MicroStrategy
Rank 144 129 123
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.26% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £256 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £256 £338
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -24.07%
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
1360 1139 1052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.47% 38.08% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 607 481
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £190 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 46 26
Average hourly rate £38.25 £16.00 £29.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.06% -45.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.10 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.05 £37.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 30 April 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 +4 4 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £450 - 1
MicroStrategy
UK

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 30 (96.77%) SQL
2 29 (93.55%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (83.87%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (58.06%) QA
5 15 (48.39%) Finance
6 14 (45.16%) ETL
7 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
7 13 (41.94%) PL/SQL
8 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
9 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
10 10 (32.26%) Data Modelling
10 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (32.26%) Data Analysis
11 9 (29.03%) Star Schema
12 8 (25.81%) MS Access
12 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (19.35%) MS Office
13 6 (19.35%) Quality Management
13 6 (19.35%) Data Stewardship
13 6 (19.35%) Analytics
14 4 (12.90%) Oracle
14 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
14 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
14 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
14 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
14 4 (12.90%) Line Management
14 4 (12.90%) ArchiMate
15 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
3 9 (29.03%) Star Schema
4 8 (25.81%) MS Access
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) PVCS
1 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 6 (19.35%) ICT Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Information Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Data Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Data Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) MicroStrategy Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (6.45%) MI Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Information Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Data Mining Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (45.16%) ETL
3 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Data Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) Data Modelling
5 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (19.35%) Analytics
6 6 (19.35%) Data Stewardship
6 6 (19.35%) Quality Management
7 4 (12.90%) ArchiMate
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Line Management
7 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Talend
2 2 (6.45%) Twitter