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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 534 423 431
Rank change year-on-year
-111 +8
Contract jobs citing MDX 97 186 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 1.29% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 148 132
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £33.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.50 -
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
14717 14461 13383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.48% 28.02% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10382 9927 8802
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 207 189
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -70 44 £450 -5.26% 14
West Midlands -12 16 £325 -5.79%
South East -21 15 £381 +1.66% 1
North West -15 6 £525 +62.79% 3
East of England +15 5 £375 +7.14%
South West +5 4 £475 +43.39% 2
Yorkshire -5 4 £350 +2.94% 1
East Midlands - 2 £235 - 1
North East - 1 £301 -
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 168 (84.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 167 (83.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 156 (78.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 153 (76.50%) Business Intelligence
5 139 (69.50%) SQL Server
6 134 (67.00%) SQL
7 110 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
8 100 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 84 (42.00%) ETL
10 83 (41.50%) T-SQL
11 66 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (28.00%) OLAP
13 50 (25.00%) Finance
14 47 (23.50%) Data Modelling
14 47 (23.50%) SQL Server 2008
15 42 (21.00%) Kimball Methodology
16 41 (20.50%) SQL Server 2012
17 40 (20.00%) MS Excel
18 33 (16.50%) SQL Server 2014
19 32 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 27 (13.50%) Team Foundation Server
21 26 (13.00%) Oracle
22 24 (12.00%) Banking
23 23 (11.50%) OLAP Cube
24 22 (11.00%) Power BI
24 22 (11.00%) Performance Tuning
24 22 (11.00%) Tableau
25 21 (10.50%) Scrum
26 19 (9.50%) Relational Database
27 18 (9.00%) Analytics

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 13 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.00%) SAS
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.50%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 40 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.50%) Radian6
2 1 (0.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) AdWords
4 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (84.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 167 (83.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 156 (78.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 139 (69.50%) SQL Server
5 110 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (28.00%) OLAP
7 47 (23.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (20.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (16.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 32 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 23 (11.50%) OLAP Cube
12 22 (11.00%) Power BI
13 19 (9.50%) Relational Database
14 17 (8.50%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (6.50%) QlikView
16 10 (5.00%) Essbase
17 9 (4.50%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (4.50%) Data Mart
17 9 (4.50%) PowerPivot
18 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (13.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (2.50%) ERwin
5 3 (1.50%) JUnit
5 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 50 (25.00%) Finance
2 24 (12.00%) Banking
3 17 (8.50%) Advertising
4 9 (4.50%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.50%) Legal
6 5 (2.50%) Marketing
7 4 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.50%) Law
8 3 (1.50%) Retail
9 2 (1.00%) Back Office
10 1 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Billing
10 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 173 (86.50%) Developer
2 111 (55.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 72 (36.00%) SQL Developer
4 66 (33.00%) SSIS Developer
5 62 (31.00%) SSAS Developer
5 62 (31.00%) SSRS Developer
6 50 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
7 44 (22.00%) Business Developer
8 30 (15.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 24 (12.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 22 (11.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 18 (9.00%) T-SQL Developer
12 14 (7.00%) ETL Developer
12 14 (7.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 14 (7.00%) Senior Developer
13 12 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
13 12 (6.00%) Report Developer
14 9 (4.50%) Consultant
15 8 (4.00%) Java Developer
16 7 (3.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.00%) .NET
2 12 (6.00%) Web Services
3 7 (3.50%) HTML
4 6 (3.00%) REST
4 6 (3.00%) WPF
5 5 (2.50%) HTML5
5 5 (2.50%) Spring.NET
5 5 (2.50%) Task Parallel Library
5 5 (2.50%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (2.50%) WCF
5 5 (2.50%) WinForms
6 4 (2.00%) Java Concurrency
7 3 (1.50%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.50%) XML
8 2 (1.00%) D3.js
9 1 (0.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.50%) Credit Risk
4 7 (3.50%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.50%) NHS
7 4 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.00%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.50%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.00%) Informatics
9 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.50%) Clustering
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.50%) Social Media
10 1 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.50%) Windows
2 4 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.00%) Unix
4 1 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (76.50%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (42.00%) ETL
3 66 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (23.50%) Data Modelling
5 42 (21.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 22 (11.00%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (10.50%) Scrum
8 18 (9.00%) Analytics
9 16 (8.00%) Dimensional Modelling
10 14 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (6.00%) Automated Testing
11 12 (6.00%) ETL Development
12 11 (5.50%) Data Management
12 11 (5.50%) SDLC
13 9 (4.50%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.50%) Multithreading
14 8 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.00%) Performance Management
14 8 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
15 7 (3.50%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 134 (67.00%) SQL
2 83 (41.50%) T-SQL
3 17 (8.50%) C#
4 13 (6.50%) Java
4 13 (6.50%) VBA
5 9 (4.50%) VB
6 8 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (3.50%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.50%) VBScript
8 5 (2.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (3.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.00%) MCSE
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.00%) Solvency II
3 5 (2.50%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 100 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.00%) Oracle
3 22 (11.00%) Tableau
4 9 (4.50%) Hyperion
5 7 (3.50%) Talend
6 5 (2.50%) Sybase
7 4 (2.00%) SAP
8 3 (1.50%) Teradata
9 2 (1.00%) Cadence
9 2 (1.00%) Citrix
9 2 (1.00%) MapR
10 1 (0.50%) Capita
10 1 (0.50%) Cognos
10 1 (0.50%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.50%) Facebook
10 1 (0.50%) Google
10 1 (0.50%) Omniture
10 1 (0.50%) Trillium
10 1 (0.50%) Twitter
10 1 (0.50%) Yahoo!
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