The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 4 May 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 128 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% 0.30% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
-47.94% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
625 523 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.39% 19.42% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 310 225
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 72
Average hourly rate £35.75 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.39% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MDX across the Berkshire region.

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the Berkshire region.

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MDX 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 MDX.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (22.22%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (22.22%) OLAP
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) NHS
6 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
6 1 (11.11%) SAPscript
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
6 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (11.11%) BAPI
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) SAP

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MDX 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 MDX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (22.22%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (22.22%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Business Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) BAPI
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (11.11%) SAPscript
3 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
2 1 (11.11%) IBM