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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MicroStrategy
Rank 519 473 564
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +91
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 93 113 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.46% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 71 23
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-37.25% +5.26%
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
26411 24620 26895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.85% 46.66% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14970 13786 13658
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1179 1110 1356
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
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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 -33 89 £375 -11.76% 19
London -7 50 £400 -5.88% 14
South East -11 16 £375 -25.00% 1
City of London +1 12 £401 -5.64% 5
Yorkshire - 9 £225 - 1
East of England - 5 £323 -
West Midlands - 4 £303 - 1
Scotland - 4 - - 1
Birmingham - 4 £303 - 1
Berkshire -16 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - -
South West -50 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £325 - 1
North West - 1 £273 - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Burnley - - - -

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 107 (74.83%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (51.05%) SQL
3 45 (31.47%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 38 (26.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (19.58%) Oracle
7 27 (18.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (18.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 26 (18.18%) ETL
9 25 (17.48%) Finance
9 25 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (15.38%) Informatica
10 22 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
12 18 (12.59%) Data Modelling
12 18 (12.59%) Dimensional Modelling
13 17 (11.89%) Visualisation
13 17 (11.89%) Teradata
14 16 (11.19%) Business Objects
14 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (10.49%) Kalman Filter
15 15 (10.49%) MS Excel
15 15 (10.49%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (9.79%) Unit Testing
16 14 (9.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (9.79%) Analytics
17 13 (9.09%) Star Schema
18 12 (8.39%) DataStage
18 12 (8.39%) Cognos
18 12 (8.39%) VBA

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (4.90%) SAS
2 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.80%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.29%) Mathematica
3 4 (2.80%) SPSS
4 3 (2.10%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.10%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.40%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.70%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.70%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.70%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.70%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.70%) HFM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.70%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Business ByDesign
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (31.47%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 38 (26.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (18.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (18.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (9.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (9.09%) Star Schema
7 12 (8.39%) DataStage
8 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
9 8 (5.59%) OLAP
9 8 (5.59%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (5.59%) Hadoop
10 7 (4.90%) PowerCenter
11 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (3.50%) Data Mart
11 5 (3.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (3.50%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (3.50%) MySQL
11 5 (3.50%) OLTP
12 4 (2.80%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (17.48%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Retail
3 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.59%) German Language
4 7 (4.90%) Banking
5 5 (3.50%) Marketing
6 4 (2.80%) Advertising
6 4 (2.80%) Publishing
7 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.10%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.40%) Games
8 2 (1.40%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 77 (53.85%) Developer
2 48 (33.57%) Microstrategy Developer
3 39 (27.27%) Analyst
4 19 (13.29%) Consultant
5 18 (12.59%) Business Analyst
5 18 (12.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 16 (11.19%) Business Developer
7 14 (9.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 12 (8.39%) Report Analyst
9 9 (6.29%) Informatica Consultant
10 7 (4.90%) Data Analyst
11 6 (4.20%) Project Manager
12 5 (3.50%) Developer Analyst
12 5 (3.50%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (3.50%) ETL Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Architect
13 4 (2.80%) MicroStrategy Consultant
13 4 (2.80%) MI Analyst
14 3 (2.10%) Head of Business Intelligence
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.90%) XML
2 3 (2.10%) Web Services
2 3 (2.10%) .NET
3 2 (1.40%) REST
4 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) Visualisation
2 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.29%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.80%) Market Risk
5 3 (2.10%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.10%) NHS
6 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.40%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.40%) Statistics
6 2 (1.40%) Derivative
6 2 (1.40%) Open Source
7 1 (0.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (3.50%) Windows
3 4 (2.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (74.83%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (18.18%) ETL
3 25 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (12.59%) Data Modelling
5 18 (12.59%) Dimensional Modelling
6 15 (10.49%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (10.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (9.79%) Unit Testing
7 14 (9.79%) Analytics
8 10 (6.99%) Migration
9 9 (6.29%) Scrum
9 9 (6.29%) Project Management
10 8 (5.59%) BPMN
11 7 (4.90%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.20%) Data Management
13 5 (3.50%) Data Architecture
13 5 (3.50%) Data Analytics
14 4 (2.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 73 (51.05%) SQL
2 12 (8.39%) VBA
3 11 (7.69%) Java
4 9 (6.29%) Python
5 7 (4.90%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.20%) C#
7 5 (3.50%) C++
7 5 (3.50%) C
7 5 (3.50%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.80%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.10%) R
9 3 (2.10%) Perl
10 2 (1.40%) Ruby
11 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) MCITP
2 1 (0.70%) MCTS
2 1 (0.70%) CIMA
2 1 (0.70%) ACCA
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) QA
2 8 (5.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (19.58%) Oracle
2 22 (15.38%) Informatica
3 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
4 17 (11.89%) Teradata
5 16 (11.19%) Business Objects
6 12 (8.39%) Cognos
6 12 (8.39%) Tableau
7 11 (7.69%) SAP
7 11 (7.69%) IBM
8 7 (4.90%) Ab Initio
9 6 (4.20%) Talend
10 3 (2.10%) DataFlux
10 3 (2.10%) Trillium
10 3 (2.10%) Datanomic
11 2 (1.40%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.40%) Google
11 2 (1.40%) Neolane
12 1 (0.70%) Omniture
12 1 (0.70%) VMware
12 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
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