The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of MicroStrategy products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStrategy over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MicroStrategy
Rank 245 230 231
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 5 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.084% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate £375 £359 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% +14.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £431 £319
% change year-on-year
-18.84% +35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4639 4069 5405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.89% 48.62% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2318 1994 2369
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 323 368
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
MicroStrategy
England

MicroStrategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MicroStrategy Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MicroStrategy
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MicroStrategy Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MicroStrategy
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -11 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
MicroStrategy
England

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) DB2
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Ab Initio
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (15.38%) DataStage
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Niku
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Open Workbench
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (15.38%) DataStage
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.69%) ProC
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Tester
2 2 (15.38%) DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Swing
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Scrum
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
1 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
1 4 (30.77%) User Stories
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Ab Initio
2 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
3 2 (15.38%) Niku
4 1 (7.69%) Teradata
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos