Period
to 23 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 23 February 2020 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
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 630 782 787
Rank change year-on-year +152 +5 -101
Contract jobs citing MicroStrategy 89 102 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 55
UK median daily rate £600 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £416 £334 £305
90th Percentile £800 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +6.58% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £29.31 -
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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 28,923 41,637 42,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.94% 42.37% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,730 25,750 26,570
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% +3.06%
10th Percentile £218 £260 £231
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,210 1,520 1,422
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.34%
10th Percentile £11.99 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.75 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -3.03%

MicroStrategy
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MicroStrategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MicroStrategy in the UK

MicroStrategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MicroStrategy in the UK

MicroStrategy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MicroStrategy over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MicroStrategy in the UK

MicroStrategy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MicroStrategy in the UK

MicroStrategy
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStrategy within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +153 88 £600 +33.33% 9
London +135 47 £691 +53.44% 4
UK excluding London +112 42 £506 +6.58% 9
South East +62 21 £405 +7.93% 1
East of England +35 15 £500 -9.09% 2
North of England +53 5 £513 +57.69% 1
North West +39 5 £513 +57.69% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing MicroStrategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for MicroStrategy.

1 60 (67.42%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (66.29%) SQL
3 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (40.45%) SQL Server
5 33 (37.08%) Finance
5 33 (37.08%) Visualisation
5 33 (37.08%) Analytics
6 32 (35.96%) Tableau
7 31 (34.83%) Power BI
7 31 (34.83%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (34.83%) Power Platform
8 27 (30.34%) Data Analysis
9 26 (29.21%) Data Modelling
10 25 (28.09%) Git (software)
11 24 (26.97%) Data Visualisation
12 22 (24.72%) OLAP
13 21 (23.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (22.47%) Oracle
14 20 (22.47%) Cognos
14 20 (22.47%) QlikView
15 19 (21.35%) Web Development
15 19 (21.35%) TDD
15 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET
15 19 (21.35%) CSS
15 19 (21.35%) C#
15 19 (21.35%) HTML
15 19 (21.35%) .NET
15 19 (21.35%) Octopus Deploy
15 19 (21.35%) AngularJS

MicroStrategy
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (5.62%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.37%) SAS
3 2 (2.25%) Confluence
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.25%) SPSS
4 1 (1.12%) Chatbot
4 1 (1.12%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 31 (34.83%) Power Platform
2 10 (11.24%) AWS
3 7 (7.87%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (5.62%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (5.62%) Amazon S3
4 5 (5.62%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (3.37%) Azure
6 2 (2.25%) GitHub
6 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.12%) Boomi
7 1 (1.12%) GCP
7 1 (1.12%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.45%) SQL Server
2 31 (34.83%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (34.83%) Power BI
3 22 (24.72%) OLAP
4 21 (23.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (22.47%) QlikView
6 16 (17.98%) Relational Database
7 13 (14.61%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (10.11%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (7.87%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (7.87%) Star Schema
10 5 (5.62%) MySQL
10 5 (5.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (5.62%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (5.62%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
10 5 (5.62%) Snowflake Schema
10 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (28.09%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 19 (21.35%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (6.74%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (6.74%) Toad
4 4 (4.49%) JIRA
5 3 (3.37%) ER Studio
6 2 (2.25%) ERwin
6 2 (2.25%) Subversion
7 1 (1.12%) PowerDesigner
General
1 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
3 7 (7.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.62%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 39 (43.82%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 23 (25.84%) Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) C# Developer
4 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.74%) Analytics Manager
5 6 (6.74%) Consultant
5 6 (6.74%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Data Visualisation Developer
5 6 (6.74%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Information Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) MicroStrategy Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Digital Analytics Manager
6 5 (5.62%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) .NET
1 19 (21.35%) AngularJS
1 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET
1 19 (21.35%) CSS
1 19 (21.35%) HTML
1 19 (21.35%) React
2 2 (2.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (21.35%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.62%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.37%) Equities
4 3 (3.37%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) AIX
2 4 (4.49%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) Unix
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (67.42%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.08%) Analytics
3 33 (37.08%) Visualisation
4 27 (30.34%) Data Analysis
5 26 (29.21%) Data Modelling
6 24 (26.97%) Data Visualisation
7 19 (21.35%) TDD
7 19 (21.35%) Web Development
8 17 (19.10%) ETL
9 11 (12.36%) DevOps
10 10 (11.24%) Project Management
11 9 (10.11%) Data Science
11 9 (10.11%) Scrum
12 8 (8.99%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (7.87%) Process Improvement
14 6 (6.74%) Dashboard Development
14 6 (6.74%) Data Analytics
14 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (66.29%) SQL
2 19 (21.35%) C#
2 19 (21.35%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.99%) PL/SQL
3 8 (8.99%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.74%) VBA
5 5 (5.62%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.25%) Python
6 2 (2.25%) R
7 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Kibana
1 2 (2.25%) Netcool
1 2 (2.25%) SCOM
2 1 (1.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Tableau
2 20 (22.47%) Cognos
2 20 (22.47%) Oracle
3 9 (10.11%) Teradata
4 7 (7.87%) Adobe
5 6 (6.74%) ClickTale
5 6 (6.74%) Maxymiser
6 5 (5.62%) SAP
6 5 (5.62%) Talend
7 4 (4.49%) Ab Initio
7 4 (4.49%) Google
8 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.37%) Optimizely
8 3 (3.37%) Planview
9 2 (2.25%) Alteryx
9 2 (2.25%) Blue Prism
9 2 (2.25%) Citrix
9 2 (2.25%) DocuSign
9 2 (2.25%) IDERA
9 2 (2.25%) Workday