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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 130 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing MDX 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.083% 0.074%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£394 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
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
866 695 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.84% 28.87% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 383 475
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 46 41
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £11.10 £18.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
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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
Hertfordshire - 4 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £381 -
Essex - - - - 2
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) OLAP
3 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (54.55%) ETL
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (18.18%) QA
9 2 (18.18%) QlikView
9 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
9 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (18.18%) System Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) OLAP
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (18.18%) QlikView
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (18.18%) MySQL
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (9.09%) DTS
9 1 (9.09%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Business Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Data Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 2 (18.18%) Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Tester
5 2 (18.18%) Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
5 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards