The first table below looks at the demand for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 83 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing MDX 12 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.70% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 2.66% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 1
Average daily rate £338 £291 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% -16.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - £41.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
445 338 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.59% 26.18% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 179 181
Average daily rate £300 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £364 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £31.60 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £35.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
MDX
England

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the East Midlands region.

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -11 6 £275 -14.06% 2
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - - 1
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (94.74%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (68.42%) T-SQL
4 13 (68.42%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (52.63%) ETL
5 10 (52.63%) OLAP
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (36.84%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) SAP
9 3 (15.79%) DTV
9 3 (15.79%) Electronics
9 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
9 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (15.79%) Marketing
9 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (10.53%) Selenium
10 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
10 2 (10.53%) NHS

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (68.42%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (52.63%) OLAP
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Developer
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) DTV
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (52.63%) ETL
3 7 (36.84%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Cognos