The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of MicroStrategy products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MicroStrategy over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

MicroStrategy
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 123 131
Rank change year-on-year +35 +8  
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 17 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.90% 0.040% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% 0.077% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £475 £310 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.22% +113.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £310 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £310 £219
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £375 £275
% change year-on-year +32.00% +36.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MicroStrategy is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 935 1306 1386
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 49.34% 52.41% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 700 708
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 41 45
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -25.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.35 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £22.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

MicroStrategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing MicroStrategy as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for MicroStrategy in Berkshire

MicroStrategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MicroStrategy in Berkshire

MicroStrategy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MicroStrategy in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MicroStrategy in Berkshire

MicroStrategy
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 4 £513 -
Slough +6 1 £418 +34.67%
MicroStrategy
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MicroStrategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MicroStrategy.

1 20 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 15 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
5 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
6 11 (31.43%) Analytics
7 10 (28.57%) Sqoop
7 10 (28.57%) Oozie
7 10 (28.57%) HDFS
7 10 (28.57%) Impala
7 10 (28.57%) Apache Hive
7 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
7 10 (28.57%) Scala
7 10 (28.57%) MapReduce
7 10 (28.57%) HBase
7 10 (28.57%) Big Data
7 10 (28.57%) Apache Spark
7 10 (28.57%) ETL
7 10 (28.57%) Java
7 10 (28.57%) DB2
7 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (28.57%) TDD
8 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
8 9 (25.71%) Progress
8 9 (25.71%) Ab Initio
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (17.14%) Hortonworks

MicroStrategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 5 (14.29%) SAS
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 10 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 10 (28.57%) Big Data
3 10 (28.57%) DB2
3 10 (28.57%) HBase
3 10 (28.57%) Impala
3 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 10 (28.57%) Sqoop
4 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (8.57%) QlikView
6 1 (2.86%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) MI Specialist
2 7 (20.00%) Information Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Hadoop Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Data Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (31.43%) Analytics
3 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (28.57%) ETL
3 10 (28.57%) MapReduce
3 10 (28.57%) TDD
4 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) Information Management
7 5 (14.29%) ITIL
7 5 (14.29%) Service Management
8 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
8 3 (8.57%) Coaching
8 3 (8.57%) Customer Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
1 10 (28.57%) Scala
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Ab Initio
1 9 (25.71%) Progress
2 6 (17.14%) Cloudera
2 6 (17.14%) Hortonworks
3 3 (8.57%) Cognos
3 3 (8.57%) Tableau
3 3 (8.57%) Talend
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Teradata