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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 119 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing MDX 8 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 1.68% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
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£394 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
MDX
South East

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
545 596 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.90% 23.02% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 326 256
Average daily rate £364 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 19
Average hourly rate £34.00 £43.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 6 £388 -
Slough - 1 - - 4
MDX
South East

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) OLAP
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) NHS
5 2 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Statistics
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
6 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) OLAP
2 2 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Business Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Designer
5 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) BAPI
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) IBM