The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 67 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing MDX 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.86% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 0.43% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£410 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £190.00
MDX
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
248 231 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.75% 26.77% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 162 105
Average daily rate £375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £37.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.83% +112.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (54.55%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Essbase
5 4 (36.36%) VBA
6 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) OLAP
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
8 1 (9.09%) C#
8 1 (9.09%) MOLAP
8 1 (9.09%) OLTP
8 1 (9.09%) SLA
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) SAS
8 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 1 (9.09%) .NET
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Essbase
4 2 (18.18%) OLAP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) MOLAP
5 1 (9.09%) OLTP
5 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Essbase Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) TM1 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Tableau