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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MicroStrategy
Rank 554 527 508
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -19
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 55 76 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 38
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £303 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £483 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £431
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
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
25370 25639 22387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.37% 45.59% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14428 14334 11885
Average daily rate £400 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1087 1185
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £41.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 20 April 2015.

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 30 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 20 April 2015. 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 -41 46 £413 +3.12% 19
London 0 41 £425 +6.25% 16
Wales - 8 £363 - 1
South Wales - 6 £363 - 1
Cardiff - 6 £363 - 1
South East -8 4 £191 -49.00%
Berkshire -1 3 £145 -
City of London +19 2 £380 -15.55%
Scotland -7 1 - -
Glasgow -9 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £575 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £575 -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Malmesbury - - - -
East of England - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Telford - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Wembley - - - -

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 49 (42.61%) SQL
2 47 (40.87%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (35.65%) Oracle
4 39 (33.91%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (27.83%) Oracle Database
6 30 (26.09%) PL/SQL
7 28 (24.35%) Data Modelling
7 28 (24.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 28 (24.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 26 (22.61%) Teradata
9 18 (15.65%) Finance
10 17 (14.78%) Business Objects
11 16 (13.91%) Analytics
12 15 (13.04%) ETL
12 15 (13.04%) Informatica
13 14 (12.17%) SQL Server
13 14 (12.17%) Tableau
14 13 (11.30%) Cognos
14 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (9.57%) Retail
17 9 (7.83%) Big Data
18 8 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
18 8 (6.96%) Project Management
18 8 (6.96%) Degree
18 8 (6.96%) Data Analysis
19 7 (6.09%) Netezza
19 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
19 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
19 7 (6.09%) OLAP

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 5 (4.35%) SAS
2 4 (3.48%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.61%) PowerPivot
2 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.74%) MS Office
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) CODA-Financials
1 2 (1.74%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.87%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.74%) PaaS
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Route 53
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.87%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) LDAP
2 2 (1.74%) MPLS
2 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.91%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (27.83%) Oracle Database
3 28 (24.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 28 (24.35%) Oracle9i Database
4 14 (12.17%) SQL Server
5 9 (7.83%) Big Data
6 7 (6.09%) OLAP
7 6 (5.22%) DB2
7 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.22%) QlikView
7 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.35%) WebFOCUS
8 5 (4.35%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.48%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (3.48%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (2.61%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) ERwin
1 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Retail
3 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.35%) Banking
4 5 (4.35%) Marketing
5 4 (3.48%) Games
6 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.61%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) Publishing
7 1 (0.87%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (46.09%) Developer
2 35 (30.43%) Microstrategy Developer
3 26 (22.61%) Analyst
4 13 (11.30%) Consultant
5 11 (9.57%) Business Analyst
5 11 (9.57%) MicroStrategy Consultant
5 11 (9.57%) AWS Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Architect
7 6 (5.22%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.22%) DBA
7 6 (5.22%) Teradata DBA
8 5 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Development DBA
10 3 (2.61%) MI Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Report Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.61%) Data Architect
11 2 (1.74%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) Web Services
2 2 (1.74%) iOS SDK
2 2 (1.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.87%) Android SDK
3 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.35%) Statistics
4 4 (3.48%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.48%) Xbox
5 2 (1.74%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.74%) NHS
5 2 (1.74%) Clustering
5 2 (1.74%) Equities
5 2 (1.74%) Economics
6 1 (0.87%) PMI
6 1 (0.87%) Life Science
6 1 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.61%) Linux
3 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.74%) Windows CE
3 2 (1.74%) Android
3 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.87%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (24.35%) Data Modelling
3 16 (13.91%) Analytics
4 15 (13.04%) ETL
5 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.96%) Project Management
6 8 (6.96%) Data Analysis
6 8 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.09%) Data Mapping
7 7 (6.09%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (5.22%) Data Management
8 6 (5.22%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (5.22%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.35%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.48%) Game Development
10 4 (3.48%) MapReduce
10 4 (3.48%) Data Analytics
10 4 (3.48%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.61%) SQL
2 30 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 5 (4.35%) Python
3 5 (4.35%) Java
4 4 (3.48%) Scala
4 4 (3.48%) Golang
5 3 (2.61%) R
6 2 (1.74%) C
7 1 (0.87%) C++
7 1 (0.87%) Perl
7 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) PhD
3 1 (0.87%) PMP
3 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
1 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (35.65%) Oracle
2 26 (22.61%) Teradata
3 17 (14.78%) Business Objects
4 15 (13.04%) Informatica
5 14 (12.17%) Tableau
6 13 (11.30%) Cognos
7 7 (6.09%) SAP
7 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.09%) Netezza
8 6 (5.22%) IBM
9 5 (4.35%) Ab Initio
10 4 (3.48%) Vertica
11 2 (1.74%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.74%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.74%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (1.74%) Meru Networks
11 2 (1.74%) Remedy
11 2 (1.74%) CODA
11 2 (1.74%) Sage
11 2 (1.74%) HP
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