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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MicroStrategy
Rank 560 515 476
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -39
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 73 95 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 66
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £500
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -45.00%
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
25561 25504 24091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.65% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15156 14276 13340
Average daily rate £400 £383 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £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 1096 1113 1095
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 18 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 4 September 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
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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 -26 68 £425 +13.33% 28
London -3 44 £435 +8.75% 18
East of England +15 11 £350 +84.21%
Essex - 11 £350 -
City of London +3 9 £433 +7.85% 3
Merseyside -2 7 £425 +55.96% 1
Liverpool -4 7 £425 +55.96% 1
North West -27 7 £425 +55.96% 3
Berkshire +1 6 - - 1
South East -33 6 - - 2
Cardiff - 3 - -
South Wales - 3 - -
Wales - 3 - -
Windsor - 2 - -
Glasgow +6 1 - -
Scotland -14 1 - - 2
Chelmsford - 1 £400 -
Newbury - 1 - - 1

MicroStrategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 80 (67.23%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (55.46%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (54.62%) SQL
4 36 (30.25%) Data Modelling
5 30 (25.21%) Cognos
5 30 (25.21%) Finance
6 25 (21.01%) BusinessObjects
7 24 (20.17%) ETL
7 24 (20.17%) Tableau
8 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
9 20 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
10 19 (15.97%) Analytics
11 17 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 17 (14.29%) SAS
11 17 (14.29%) Oracle
12 16 (13.45%) Teradata
12 16 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (13.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (13.45%) Data Mapping
13 15 (12.61%) Change Management
14 14 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (11.76%) Relational Database
14 14 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
15 13 (10.92%) T-SQL
16 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
17 11 (9.24%) DTS
17 11 (9.24%) ProClarity
17 11 (9.24%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (9.24%) R

MicroStrategy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (14.29%) SAS
2 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.84%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.36%) PowerPivot
3 4 (3.36%) MS Office
4 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.84%) SPSS
5 1 (0.84%) MS Project
5 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) CODA-Financials
1 2 (1.68%) Unica
2 1 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) SaaS
1 2 (1.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Intranet
1 2 (1.68%) MPLS
1 2 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (55.46%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (21.01%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (13.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 14 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 11 (9.24%) DTS
6 11 (9.24%) ProClarity
7 10 (8.40%) Hadoop
8 9 (7.56%) QlikView
9 8 (6.72%) Data Mining
10 7 (5.88%) Big Data
11 6 (5.04%) DB2
12 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
13 4 (3.36%) Pentaho
13 4 (3.36%) OLAP
14 3 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (2.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (25.21%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Retail
3 5 (4.20%) Marketing
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Advertising
4 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (64.71%) Analyst
2 46 (38.66%) Developer
3 24 (20.17%) Microstrategy Developer
4 22 (18.49%) Support Analyst
5 20 (16.81%) Business Analyst
6 16 (13.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 13 (10.92%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (10.92%) Data Analyst
7 13 (10.92%) Analyst Developer
8 11 (9.24%) Applications Support Analyst
8 11 (9.24%) Applications Support
9 9 (7.56%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (5.88%) Senior Data Analyst
11 6 (5.04%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (5.04%) MI Analyst
11 6 (5.04%) Teradata Analyst
11 6 (5.04%) Applications Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.72%) .NET
2 6 (5.04%) iOS SDK
3 5 (4.20%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) EDI
4 1 (0.84%) jQuery
4 1 (0.84%) Android SDK
4 1 (0.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.04%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.04%) Neural Network
2 6 (5.04%) Statistics
3 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.20%) Reference Data
3 5 (4.20%) Economics
3 5 (4.20%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.52%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (2.52%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.52%) FMCG
6 2 (1.68%) User Experience
6 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.68%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.68%) Replication
6 2 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) UNIX
2 8 (6.72%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.04%) Android
4 5 (4.20%) Linux
5 4 (3.36%) Windows
6 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.68%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (67.23%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (30.25%) Data Modelling
3 24 (20.17%) ETL
4 19 (15.97%) Analytics
5 17 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 16 (13.45%) Data Mapping
7 15 (12.61%) Change Management
8 14 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (9.24%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (8.40%) Dashboard Development
11 9 (7.56%) Data Transformation
11 9 (7.56%) Validation
12 8 (6.72%) CRM
13 7 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.88%) Waterfall
14 6 (5.04%) System Testing
14 6 (5.04%) Predictive Modelling
15 5 (4.20%) Workflow
15 5 (4.20%) Project Management
15 5 (4.20%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (54.62%) SQL
2 13 (10.92%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.24%) R
4 8 (6.72%) C#
5 7 (5.88%) VB
5 7 (5.88%) VBA
6 5 (4.20%) Java
6 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.52%) Perl
7 3 (2.52%) Python
8 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.84%) C-shell
9 1 (0.84%) Korn
9 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Cognos
2 24 (20.17%) Tableau
3 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
4 17 (14.29%) Oracle
5 16 (13.45%) Teradata
6 5 (4.20%) Thunderhead
6 5 (4.20%) SAP
7 4 (3.36%) Netezza
8 3 (2.52%) Informatica
8 3 (2.52%) CODA
9 2 (1.68%) Sage
9 2 (1.68%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.68%) IBM
9 2 (1.68%) HP
9 2 (1.68%) Dundas
9 2 (1.68%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (1.68%) Meru Networks
9 2 (1.68%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.84%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.84%) Talend
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