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 West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStrategy over the 3 months to 24 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 West 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MicroStrategy
Rank 135 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.094% 0.043% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.098% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £431 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.84% +32.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1386 1019 1534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 43.53% 44.21% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 588 863
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 56 115
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -48.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
MicroStrategy
England

MicroStrategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MicroStrategy Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MicroStrategy
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MicroStrategy Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MicroStrategy
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Wiltshire -20 2 - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 1
MicroStrategy
England

MicroStrategy
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (50.00%) DB2
4 5 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Time Management
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SAP
7 2 (20.00%) Cognos
7 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Microstrategy Developer
3 2 (20.00%) MicroStrategy Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos