The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 511 460 417
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -43
Contract jobs citing MDX 100 163 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 1.15% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 128 137
Median daily rate £413 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £80.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.58%
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
14293 14210 13680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.06% 27.90% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10193 9693 9057
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 204 197
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing MDX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -35 44 £450 +5.88% 9
South East -5 19 £381 +1.66% 5
West Midlands -8 15 £325 -2.98% 5
East of England +18 6 £375 +7.14%
North West -18 4 £525 +55.55% 1
North East - 4 £295 -
South West +7 3 £475 +52.00% 2
Yorkshire -2 2 £356 +1.78% 1
East Midlands - 2 £146 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MDX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for MDX.

1 178 (84.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 176 (83.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 165 (78.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 162 (77.14%) Business Intelligence
5 152 (72.38%) SQL Server
6 138 (65.71%) SQL
7 117 (55.71%) Data Warehouse
8 111 (52.86%) Microsoft
9 89 (42.38%) ETL
10 87 (41.43%) T-SQL
11 66 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (27.62%) OLAP
13 51 (24.29%) Finance
14 50 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
15 45 (21.43%) Data Modelling
16 42 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 41 (19.52%) SQL Server 2012
18 39 (18.57%) Kimball Methodology
19 34 (16.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 33 (15.71%) SQL Server 2014
21 28 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
22 27 (12.86%) Power BI
22 27 (12.86%) OLAP Cube
23 24 (11.43%) Banking
24 22 (10.48%) Advertising
24 22 (10.48%) Oracle
24 22 (10.48%) Tableau
25 21 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
26 20 (9.52%) .NET
26 20 (9.52%) C#

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.95%) SAS
5 1 (0.48%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.95%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.48%) Radian6
2 1 (0.48%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) AdWords
3 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.95%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.48%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (84.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 176 (83.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 165 (78.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 152 (72.38%) SQL Server
5 117 (55.71%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (27.62%) OLAP
7 50 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (19.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (16.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 33 (15.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 27 (12.86%) OLAP Cube
11 27 (12.86%) Power BI
12 19 (9.05%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (8.10%) Relational Database
14 15 (7.14%) QlikView
15 10 (4.76%) PowerPivot
16 9 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
17 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2016
18 7 (3.33%) Essbase
18 7 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.19%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.43%) JUnit
4 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.95%) ERwin
5 2 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 51 (24.29%) Finance
2 24 (11.43%) Banking
3 22 (10.48%) Advertising
4 7 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.33%) Legal
5 4 (1.90%) Marketing
5 4 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.43%) Law
6 3 (1.43%) Retail
7 2 (0.95%) Back Office
7 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 182 (86.67%) Developer
2 119 (56.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 74 (35.24%) SQL Developer
4 73 (34.76%) SSIS Developer
5 69 (32.86%) SSAS Developer
6 68 (32.38%) SSRS Developer
7 51 (24.29%) SQL BI Developer
8 46 (21.90%) Business Developer
9 32 (15.24%) SQL Server Developer
10 24 (11.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 23 (10.95%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 21 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
13 18 (8.57%) Microsoft BI Developer
14 16 (7.62%) Microsoft Developer
15 14 (6.67%) ETL Developer
16 13 (6.19%) Senior Developer
17 12 (5.71%) Report Developer
18 10 (4.76%) Java Developer
19 8 (3.81%) Architect
19 8 (3.81%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.52%) .NET
2 12 (5.71%) Web Services
3 8 (3.81%) HTML
4 6 (2.86%) HTML5
4 6 (2.86%) REST
4 6 (2.86%) WPF
5 5 (2.38%) Spring.NET
5 5 (2.38%) Task Parallel Library
5 5 (2.38%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (2.38%) WCF
5 5 (2.38%) WinForms
6 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.90%) Java Concurrency
7 3 (1.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.43%) XML
8 2 (0.95%) D3.js
9 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.29%) Credit Risk
2 9 (4.29%) Visualisation
3 8 (3.81%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.86%) NHS
5 5 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.43%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.95%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.95%) Informatics
9 1 (0.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) Derivative
9 1 (0.48%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.48%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.76%) Windows
2 4 (1.90%) Unix
2 4 (1.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (77.14%) Business Intelligence
2 89 (42.38%) ETL
3 66 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 39 (18.57%) Kimball Methodology
6 21 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (8.10%) Scrum
8 16 (7.62%) Analytics
8 16 (7.62%) Dimensional Modelling
8 16 (7.62%) ETL Development
9 15 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.67%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.71%) Data Management
12 11 (5.24%) SDLC
13 9 (4.29%) Multithreading
13 9 (4.29%) Risk Management
14 8 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (3.81%) Low Latency
14 8 (3.81%) Performance Optimisation
15 7 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 138 (65.71%) SQL
2 87 (41.43%) T-SQL
3 20 (9.52%) C#
4 15 (7.14%) Java
5 13 (6.19%) VBA
6 10 (4.76%) VB
7 8 (3.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 8 (3.81%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.81%) VBScript
8 7 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.95%) X++
11 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (3.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.95%) MCSE
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.19%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.86%) Solvency II
3 5 (2.38%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 111 (52.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.48%) Oracle
2 22 (10.48%) Tableau
3 6 (2.86%) Hyperion
4 5 (2.38%) Sybase
5 4 (1.90%) SAP
5 4 (1.90%) Talend
6 3 (1.43%) Teradata
7 2 (0.95%) Cadence
7 2 (0.95%) Citrix
7 2 (0.95%) MapR
8 1 (0.48%) Cognos
8 1 (0.48%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.48%) Facebook
8 1 (0.48%) Google
8 1 (0.48%) Netezza
8 1 (0.48%) Omniture
8 1 (0.48%) Trillium
8 1 (0.48%) Twitter
8 1 (0.48%) Yahoo!
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago