The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MicroStrategy products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStrategy over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MicroStrategy
Rank 556 527 528
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 70 78 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 32
Average daily rate £400 £375 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
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 - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22070 23365 22368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.80% 45.66% 45.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13153 13548 12236
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 839 982 965
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

MicroStrategy
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MicroStrategy Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Trend

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

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MicroStrategy
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

MicroStrategy Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MicroStrategy
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MicroStrategy within the UK.

MicroStrategy Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MicroStrategy
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the UK over the 3 months to 14 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
England 0 49 £438 -2.88% 20
London +16 38 £450 -5.26% 14
Scotland - 16 £350 - 4
Glasgow - 14 £350 - 1
South East +9 8 £488 +8.27% 1
City of London +50 4 £438 -30.00% 5
Cardiff -40 4 £310 -17.33% 1
South Wales -41 4 £310 -17.33% 1
Wales -42 4 £310 -17.33% 1
Hampshire +14 3 £270 -
Surrey - 3 £488 -
Basingstoke - 2 £165 -
Staffordshire - 2 £375 -
West Midlands - 2 £375 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Essex - 1 £295 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £488 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 - 3
Fareham - 1 £375 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £450 -
East of England - 1 £295 -

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 111 (81.02%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (57.66%) SQL
3 53 (38.69%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (32.85%) Finance
5 44 (32.12%) Cognos
6 40 (29.20%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (27.74%) Analytics
8 33 (24.09%) Data Modelling
8 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (21.90%) ETL
10 25 (18.25%) Tableau
11 24 (17.52%) SAS
11 24 (17.52%) Project Management
12 21 (15.33%) SAP
13 20 (14.60%) MS Excel
13 20 (14.60%) QA
14 17 (12.41%) Hadoop
15 16 (11.68%) Oracle BI EE
15 16 (11.68%) Data Mining
15 16 (11.68%) BusinessObjects
15 16 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
17 14 (10.22%) Star Schema
17 14 (10.22%) Data Analysis
18 13 (9.49%) Relational Database
18 13 (9.49%) Unit Testing
18 13 (9.49%) QlikView
18 13 (9.49%) Statistics
18 13 (9.49%) Validation
18 13 (9.49%) Service Delivery

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 24 (17.52%) SAS
2 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (14.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (1.46%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.69%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (12.41%) Hadoop
3 16 (11.68%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (11.68%) Data Mining
3 16 (11.68%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
5 14 (10.22%) Star Schema
6 13 (9.49%) QlikView
6 13 (9.49%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.57%) DataStage
8 8 (5.84%) Big Data
8 8 (5.84%) MS Access
9 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.65%) OLAP
10 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (2.19%) DB2
12 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.46%) SAP BW
13 2 (1.46%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) JIRA
2 3 (2.19%) QAComplete
2 3 (2.19%) Subversion
3 2 (1.46%) ERwin
General
1 45 (32.85%) Finance
2 7 (5.11%) Retail
3 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.46%) Banking
4 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.46%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (34.31%) Analyst
2 27 (19.71%) Developer
3 21 (15.33%) Project Manager
4 20 (14.60%) Architect
5 18 (13.14%) MicroStrategy Developer
6 16 (11.68%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 15 (10.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 14 (10.22%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 12 (8.76%) Business Analyst
9 12 (8.76%) MicroStrategy Analyst
9 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Manager
10 11 (8.03%) Delivery Manager
10 11 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (6.57%) Consultant
12 8 (5.84%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
12 8 (5.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (5.84%) Business Manager
12 8 (5.84%) Business Project Manager
12 8 (5.84%) Data Analyst
12 8 (5.84%) Data Warehouse Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) HTML
2 4 (2.92%) .NET
3 3 (2.19%) HTML5
3 3 (2.19%) Web Services
4 2 (1.46%) D3.js
4 2 (1.46%) jQuery
5 1 (0.73%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.20%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.49%) Statistics
3 11 (8.03%) Neural Network
4 9 (6.57%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.84%) Economics
6 7 (5.11%) Visualisation
7 6 (4.38%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.46%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.46%) User Experience
10 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.73%) FMCG
10 1 (0.73%) Physics
10 1 (0.73%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.65%) Unix
2 2 (1.46%) Windows
2 2 (1.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (81.02%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (27.74%) Analytics
3 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (24.09%) Data Modelling
4 30 (21.90%) ETL
5 24 (17.52%) Project Management
6 16 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (10.22%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.49%) CRM
8 13 (9.49%) Service Delivery
8 13 (9.49%) Unit Testing
8 13 (9.49%) Validation
9 11 (8.03%) Predictive Modelling
10 9 (6.57%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (6.57%) Data Management
11 8 (5.84%) Data Analytics
12 6 (4.38%) Data Architecture
12 6 (4.38%) Data Stewardship
12 6 (4.38%) Quality Management
12 6 (4.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 79 (57.66%) SQL
2 13 (9.49%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.65%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.92%) R
5 2 (1.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (1.46%) VB
6 1 (0.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.19%) Degree
3 2 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.73%) ISEB
4 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.60%) QA
2 6 (4.38%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (32.12%) Cognos
2 25 (18.25%) Tableau
3 21 (15.33%) SAP
4 13 (9.49%) Oracle
5 12 (8.76%) Microsoft
6 10 (7.30%) Informatica
7 8 (5.84%) Teradata
8 6 (4.38%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.46%) Adobe
9 2 (1.46%) Google
9 2 (1.46%) Netezza
9 2 (1.46%) Omniture
9 2 (1.46%) TSYS
9 2 (1.46%) Twitter
10 1 (0.73%) Ariba
10 1 (0.73%) Brio
10 1 (0.73%) IBM
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