The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 28 March 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 395 372
Rank change year-on-year +41 -23  
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 48 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 26
Median daily rate £508 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.68% +4.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +38.57% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £55.00
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8213 9178 9590
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.13% 41.15% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5508 6131 6207
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 130 207
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.34 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +14.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

MicroStrategy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MicroStrategy in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MicroStrategy in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MicroStrategy in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MicroStrategy in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the London region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London -10 4 £475 +8.57% 5
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Canary Wharf -2 1 £505 +12.22%
West End of London - 1 £575 -
MicroStrategy
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region with a requirement for MicroStrategy.

1 80 (76.19%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (52.38%) SQL
3 37 (35.24%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (33.33%) Analytics
5 33 (31.43%) Finance
5 33 (31.43%) Tableau
6 32 (30.48%) ETL
6 32 (30.48%) SQL Server
7 22 (20.95%) Oracle
7 22 (20.95%) Data Modelling
8 21 (20.00%) Retail
9 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (17.14%) Big Data
11 17 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (16.19%) R
11 17 (16.19%) Visualisation
11 17 (16.19%) QlikView
12 15 (14.29%) Python
13 14 (13.33%) Degree
13 14 (13.33%) Hadoop
14 13 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (12.38%) Cognos
14 13 (12.38%) Java
14 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.38%) Teradata
15 12 (11.43%) SAS
15 12 (11.43%) Spotfire
15 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
16 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (11.43%) SAS
2 9 (8.57%) Apache Spark
3 7 (6.67%) Apache Pig
4 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.95%) Apache
5 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) SPSS
2 4 (3.81%) Mathematica
3 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.86%) MS Office
3 3 (2.86%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.81%) Sprinklr
3 2 (1.90%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.62%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.76%) SaaS
5 4 (3.81%) GitHub
5 4 (3.81%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.86%) Office 365
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.90%) AWS Data Pipeline
7 2 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.95%) PaaS
8 1 (0.95%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Internet
1 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.24%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (30.48%) SQL Server
3 18 (17.14%) Big Data
4 17 (16.19%) QlikView
5 14 (13.33%) Hadoop
6 13 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
7 12 (11.43%) Spotfire
7 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (10.48%) Relational Database
9 9 (8.57%) Apache Hive
9 9 (8.57%) DB2
10 8 (7.62%) Impala
10 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (6.67%) Pentaho
12 6 (5.71%) DataStage
12 6 (5.71%) MySQL
12 6 (5.71%) Power BI
12 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (4.76%) JIRA
3 3 (2.86%) ERwin
3 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.90%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.90%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.90%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (1.90%) Toad
5 1 (0.95%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.95%) PVCS
5 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (31.43%) Finance
2 21 (20.00%) Retail
3 11 (10.48%) Banking
4 7 (6.67%) Marketing
5 4 (3.81%) German Language
6 2 (1.90%) Electronics
6 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.95%) French Language
7 1 (0.95%) Front Office
7 1 (0.95%) Games
7 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
7 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Analyst
3 17 (16.19%) MicroStrategy Developer
4 11 (10.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Architect
6 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 8 (7.62%) Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Data Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Analytics Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) JSON
2 1 (0.95%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.95%) D3.js
2 1 (0.95%) J2EE
2 1 (0.95%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (0.95%) Node.js
2 1 (0.95%) pytest
2 1 (0.95%) Velocity
2 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.71%) Social Media
4 4 (3.81%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.81%) FMCG
4 4 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.90%) Fintech
5 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.95%) Android
2 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (76.19%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (33.33%) Analytics
3 32 (30.48%) ETL
4 22 (20.95%) Data Modelling
5 17 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (16.19%) Visualisation
6 11 (10.48%) Project Management
7 9 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 9 (8.57%) MapReduce
8 7 (6.67%) Data Management
8 7 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (5.71%) Change Management
9 6 (5.71%) Data Integration
9 6 (5.71%) ETL Development
9 6 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (4.76%) People Management
10 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.76%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.38%) SQL
2 17 (16.19%) R
3 15 (14.29%) Python
4 13 (12.38%) Java
5 9 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.62%) Perl
7 6 (5.71%) MATLAB
7 6 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.81%) VB
8 4 (3.81%) VBA
9 3 (2.86%) C++
10 2 (1.90%) C#
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
11 1 (0.95%) C
11 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.95%) JCL
11 1 (0.95%) Ruby
11 1 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) ACCA
2 2 (1.90%) CIMA
3 1 (0.95%) ISEB
3 1 (0.95%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) HDFS
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Control-M
1 2 (1.90%) Oozie
1 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (31.43%) Tableau
2 22 (20.95%) Oracle
3 13 (12.38%) Cognos
3 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.38%) Teradata
4 8 (7.62%) Adobe
4 8 (7.62%) SAP
5 7 (6.67%) IBM
5 7 (6.67%) Netezza
6 6 (5.71%) Google
6 6 (5.71%) Informatica
6 6 (5.71%) Talend
7 5 (4.76%) Omniture
7 5 (4.76%) Vertica
8 4 (3.81%) Brandwatch
9 3 (2.86%) Ab Initio
9 3 (2.86%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.86%) Workday
10 2 (1.90%) DataFlux
11 1 (0.95%) Greenplum