The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.96% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 4.51% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £175 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -5.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
193 133 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.56% 21.35% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 87 78
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing MDX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MDX
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MDX 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MDX.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft