The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 168 160 169
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing MDX 40 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.75% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.34% 2.54% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 36
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
-9.58% -
MDX
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1712 1730 2039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.32% 29.52% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1387 1317 1596
Average daily rate £426 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.44% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 28
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.64 £16.00 £27.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 63 (85.14%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (78.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 55 (74.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (68.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (68.92%) SQL
5 50 (67.57%) SQL Server
6 45 (60.81%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
8 28 (37.84%) ETL
8 28 (37.84%) T-SQL
9 21 (28.38%) OLAP
9 21 (28.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (25.68%) .NET
10 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
11 17 (22.97%) C#
11 17 (22.97%) Finance
12 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (21.62%) Kimball Methodology
13 15 (20.27%) Banking
13 15 (20.27%) SharePoint
14 14 (18.92%) PowerPivot
15 13 (17.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (14.86%) Investment Banking
17 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (13.51%) QlikView
17 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
19 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
20 7 (9.46%) Data Management

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (20.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.92%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (78.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 55 (74.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (68.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (67.57%) SQL Server
5 45 (60.81%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (28.38%) OLAP
6 21 (28.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (13.51%) QlikView
7 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (5.41%) SSDT
9 4 (5.41%) MS Access
9 4 (5.41%) Star Schema
9 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (4.05%) Data Mart
10 3 (4.05%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.70%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.41%) ERwin
4 1 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Banking
3 11 (14.86%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.46%) Advertising
5 6 (8.11%) Retail
6 5 (6.76%) Legal
6 5 (6.76%) Marketing
7 2 (2.70%) Law
8 1 (1.35%) Front Office
8 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (89.19%) Developer
2 41 (55.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (28.38%) SQL Developer
4 17 (22.97%) Business Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (5.41%) ETL Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.70%) Data Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) .NET
2 7 (9.46%) XML
3 3 (4.05%) CSS
4 2 (2.70%) Web Services
4 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.70%) jQuery
4 2 (2.70%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (2.70%) Akka
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (1.35%) HTML5
5 1 (1.35%) REST
5 1 (1.35%) COM
5 1 (1.35%) XHTML
5 1 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.35%) Spring
5 1 (1.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.76%) Fixed Income
4 4 (5.41%) Clustering
4 4 (5.41%) Market Risk
4 4 (5.41%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.70%) Equities
5 2 (2.70%) NHS
5 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (37.84%) ETL
3 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.62%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.46%) Data Management
6 6 (8.11%) Change Management
6 6 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.11%) Master Data Management
7 5 (6.76%) CRM
7 5 (6.76%) Migration
7 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.41%) Scrum
8 4 (5.41%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Inmon Methodology
8 4 (5.41%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (4.05%) Complex ETL
9 3 (4.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.92%) SQL
2 28 (37.84%) T-SQL
3 17 (22.97%) C#
4 13 (17.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.41%) C
6 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.05%) Java
7 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.70%) C++
8 2 (2.70%) VBA
8 2 (2.70%) XMLA
8 2 (2.70%) Scala
8 2 (2.70%) R
9 1 (1.35%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) MCSE
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.70%) MCITP
2 1 (1.35%) CFA
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Tableau
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle
2 5 (6.76%) Business Objects
3 4 (5.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.70%) Sybase
4 2 (2.70%) Nintex
4 2 (2.70%) Sun
4 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
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