The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 38 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.28% 1.07% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 4.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.21% 23.84% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 50
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.35 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft