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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 117 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing MDX 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.42% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate £438 £394 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
511 562 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.11% 20.72% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 312 310
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Slough +6 2 £438 -
Reading -9 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
MDX
South East

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Tableau
4 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (50.00%) Power BI
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) DB2
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Teradata
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Data Management

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Power BI
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (16.67%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata