The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 135 135 113
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Contract jobs citing MDX 10 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 1.21% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -0.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 - -
MDX
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
836 907 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.86% 29.89% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 568 381
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 44
Average hourly rate £37.45 £35.00 £29.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +16.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £20.40 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.72 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 5 £350 -
Suffolk +3 3 £388 -3.12%
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £380 -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) OLAP
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) ETL
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (25.00%) DTS
9 3 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (25.00%) Change Management
10 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 2 (16.67%) Advertising
10 2 (16.67%) Migration
10 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
11 1 (8.33%) C#
11 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (8.33%) VBA
11 1 (8.33%) .NET
11 1 (8.33%) Oracle

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) OLAP
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (25.00%) DTS
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle