The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 458 411 330
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -81
Contract jobs citing MDX 114 155 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 1.20% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 111 153
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.45% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
MDX
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13049 12908 11359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.84% 27.30% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8591 8340 7310
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 204 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in England

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in England

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in England

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in England

MDX
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
London -4 75 £425 -5.55% 26
South East -35 15 £358 +17.21% 12
West Midlands -12 6 £368 +17.60% 5
South West -13 5 £330 +20.00% 1
North West -13 5 £425 +49.12% 3
Yorkshire -16 4 £363 +16.00% 7
East Midlands -13 3 £350 +1.81% 3
East of England -6 1 £475 +15.15% 2
North East - - - - 1
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 188 (81.74%) Business Intelligence
2 185 (80.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 180 (78.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 176 (76.52%) SQL
5 174 (75.65%) SQL Server
6 169 (73.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 102 (44.35%) T-SQL
8 101 (43.91%) Microsoft
9 98 (42.61%) Data Warehouse
10 83 (36.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 72 (31.30%) OLAP
12 71 (30.87%) ETL
13 50 (21.74%) .NET
14 45 (19.57%) SharePoint
14 45 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 44 (19.13%) MS Excel
16 38 (16.52%) C#
17 36 (15.65%) Finance
18 32 (13.91%) PowerPivot
18 32 (13.91%) OLAP Cube
19 30 (13.04%) ASP.NET
20 28 (12.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 28 (12.17%) Kimball Methodology
21 25 (10.87%) Oracle
22 24 (10.43%) Data Modelling
22 24 (10.43%) Migration
22 24 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
23 20 (8.70%) Windows
23 20 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
23 20 (8.70%) Tableau

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 45 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.87%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.43%) TPMS
5 1 (0.43%) SAS
5 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 44 (19.13%) MS Excel
2 32 (13.91%) PowerPivot
3 8 (3.48%) MS Office
4 4 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.74%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (1.30%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.87%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.30%) SAN
2 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (80.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 180 (78.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 174 (75.65%) SQL Server
4 169 (73.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (42.61%) Data Warehouse
6 83 (36.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 72 (31.30%) OLAP
8 45 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (13.91%) OLAP Cube
10 28 (12.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 20 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (6.09%) QlikView
13 13 (5.65%) Microsoft Power View
14 9 (3.91%) PerformancePoint
14 9 (3.91%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (3.48%) Relational Database
16 7 (3.04%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (2.61%) Star Schema
17 6 (2.61%) Spotfire
17 6 (2.61%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.87%) ERwin
3 2 (0.87%) LSMW
4 1 (0.43%) Subversion
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (15.65%) Finance
2 18 (7.83%) Banking
3 16 (6.96%) Investment Banking
4 15 (6.52%) Advertising
5 13 (5.65%) Retail
6 10 (4.35%) Legal
7 6 (2.61%) Marketing
8 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Law
9 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.87%) Front Office
9 2 (0.87%) Games
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 181 (78.70%) Developer
2 110 (47.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 48 (20.87%) SQL Developer
4 33 (14.35%) Business Developer
5 32 (13.91%) Microsoft Developer
6 22 (9.57%) Consultant
7 19 (8.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 19 (8.26%) Analyst
8 12 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (3.91%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Consultant
10 8 (3.48%) Report Developer
11 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Consultant
11 7 (3.04%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (2.61%) Architect
12 6 (2.61%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.61%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.61%) Microsoft BI Consultant
13 5 (2.17%) DBA
13 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.74%) .NET
2 30 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 17 (7.39%) XML
4 12 (5.22%) Web Services
5 5 (2.17%) HTML
5 5 (2.17%) CSS
6 3 (1.30%) WCF
6 3 (1.30%) jQuery
6 3 (1.30%) Akka
7 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.87%) HTML5
7 2 (0.87%) Highcharts JS
8 1 (0.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.43%) REST
8 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (0.43%) LINQ
8 1 (0.43%) COM
8 1 (0.43%) Flash
8 1 (0.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 10 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.48%) Visualisation
3 8 (3.48%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.04%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.61%) NHS
6 4 (1.74%) User Experience
7 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.30%) Equities
7 3 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (0.87%) Statistics
8 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.87%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.87%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Online Games
9 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.43%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.70%) Windows
2 6 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (2.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (81.74%) Business Intelligence
2 71 (30.87%) ETL
3 28 (12.17%) Kimball Methodology
4 24 (10.43%) Migration
4 24 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.43%) Data Modelling
5 19 (8.26%) Analytics
6 13 (5.65%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (5.22%) Data Management
8 10 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
8 10 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 10 (4.35%) ITIL
9 9 (3.91%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (3.91%) Inmon Methodology
10 8 (3.48%) Project Management
11 6 (2.61%) PRINCE2
11 6 (2.61%) Web Design
11 6 (2.61%) ITIL V3
12 5 (2.17%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 176 (76.52%) SQL
2 102 (44.35%) T-SQL
3 38 (16.52%) C#
4 18 (7.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 15 (6.52%) VBA
6 11 (4.78%) VBScript
7 9 (3.91%) VB
8 7 (3.04%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.61%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.61%) X++
10 5 (2.17%) Java
11 4 (1.74%) C++
11 4 (1.74%) R
12 3 (1.30%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 3 (1.30%) Scala
13 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.87%) C
13 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (3.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.61%) MCITP
4 3 (1.30%) MCTS
4 3 (1.30%) Degree
4 3 (1.30%) MCSE
5 2 (0.87%) MBA
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CFA
6 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 101 (43.91%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.87%) Oracle
3 20 (8.70%) Tableau
4 13 (5.65%) SAP
5 5 (2.17%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.74%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.74%) Cognos
6 4 (1.74%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.87%) Sybase
7 2 (0.87%) Primavera
7 2 (0.87%) Teradata
7 2 (0.87%) Sage
7 2 (0.87%) Sun
7 2 (0.87%) CA
7 2 (0.87%) Nintex
7 2 (0.87%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 2 (0.87%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.43%) Birst
8 1 (0.43%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) Ab Initio
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £325 - 375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Conspicuous
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Laptop
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £680.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Rate: £380 - £480 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £450 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago