The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MDX 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.03% - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.62% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
138 236 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.51% 26.14% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 162 120
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £496 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -65.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

MDX
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 4 £550 -
Chester - 1 £325 -
MDX
North West

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MDX.

1 12 (92.31%) ETL
2 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (61.54%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (61.54%) Hyperion
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Essbase
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (38.46%) Data Mart
5 5 (38.46%) Talend
5 5 (38.46%) Analytics
5 5 (38.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) Star Schema
5 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) ERwin
6 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (30.77%) OLAP
6 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Essbase
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (38.46%) Data Mart
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) Star Schema
3 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (30.77%) OLAP
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) ERwin
1 5 (38.46%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Local Government
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) OBIEE Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Hyperion Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior OBIEE Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) DHTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ETL
2 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (61.54%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Analytics
5 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 1 (7.69%) Change Management
9 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 1 (7.69%) Migration
9 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Hyperion
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Talend
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft