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 June 2016 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 66 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing MDX 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 0.28% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 1.12% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £345 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £345 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £345 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.58%
MDX
West Midlands

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
240 179 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.02% 24.62% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 121 110
Median daily rate £350 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
8 4 (26.67%) ETL
9 3 (20.00%) Power BI
9 3 (20.00%) OLAP
10 2 (13.33%) SAP
10 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (13.33%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (6.67%) Complex ETL
11 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
11 1 (6.67%) Datazen
11 1 (6.67%) Line Management
11 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Power View

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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) OLAP
5 3 (20.00%) Power BI
6 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Big Data
7 1 (6.67%) Datazen
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (6.67%) MOLAP
7 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
7 1 (6.67%) ROLAP
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Business Developer
4 6 (40.00%) SSRS Developer
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
6 4 (26.67%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (26.67%) SSAS Developer
6 4 (26.67%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Business Objects Reports Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Report Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Complex ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
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