The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 159 191
Rank change year-on-year -4 +32  
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 1 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.030% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.080% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £800 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.42% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14%  
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 the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1253 1370 2428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.92% 40.45% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 1056 1802
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 64
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

MicroStrategy
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

MicroStrategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MicroStrategy in the City of London

MicroStrategy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MicroStrategy in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for MicroStrategy.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Tableau
1 4 (80.00%) R
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Power BI
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 3 (60.00%) SPSS
2 3 (60.00%) Spotfire
2 3 (60.00%) QlikView
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Palantir

MicroStrategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SPSS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Power BI
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) QlikView
2 3 (60.00%) Spotfire
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) R
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Tableau
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Palantir
4 1 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO