The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank - 85 -
Contract jobs citing MDX 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.10% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -47.94%
MDX
North 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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
317 289 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.69% 28.93% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 200 87
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -61.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire