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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 510 429 489
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +60
Contract jobs citing MDX 104 188 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 1.28% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 174 81
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £329 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £618 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
14523 14672 14155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.30% 29.31% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10112 10287 9822
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 237 164
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £18.94 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -68 39 £450 -10.00% 15
North West +18 19 £450 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -23 15 £325 -11.86%
Yorkshire +12 13 £340 -9.33%
South East +5 7 £425 +6.25% 2
North East -32 4 £388 +10.71%
South West +11 3 £368 -2.00% 1
East Midlands -7 2 £285 -28.75% 1
East of England -6 1 £650 +52.94%
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 147 (74.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 146 (73.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 133 (67.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 132 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 131 (66.16%) SQL
6 122 (61.62%) SQL Server
7 108 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
8 100 (50.51%) ETL
9 86 (43.43%) Microsoft
10 70 (35.35%) T-SQL
11 62 (31.31%) OLAP
12 51 (25.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 51 (25.76%) Kimball Methodology
13 49 (24.75%) Finance
14 46 (23.23%) Data Modelling
15 42 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
16 39 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (17.68%) SQL Server 2014
17 35 (17.68%) MS Excel
18 34 (17.17%) Oracle
19 24 (12.12%) Analytics
19 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
20 23 (11.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 23 (11.62%) Hyperion
20 23 (11.62%) Power BI
21 22 (11.11%) Relational Database
21 22 (11.11%) Essbase
22 20 (10.10%) Scrum
22 20 (10.10%) OLAP Cube
23 17 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server

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 7 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.51%) GemFire
3 1 (0.51%) IIS
3 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.51%) TPMS
3 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) MS Project
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.01%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (74.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 146 (73.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 133 (67.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 122 (61.62%) SQL Server
5 108 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
6 62 (31.31%) OLAP
7 51 (25.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (17.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (11.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 23 (11.62%) Power BI
11 22 (11.11%) Essbase
11 22 (11.11%) Relational Database
12 20 (10.10%) OLAP Cube
13 16 (8.08%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (7.07%) Star Schema
15 13 (6.57%) Data Mart
15 13 (6.57%) Oracle OLAP
16 12 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
16 12 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (5.05%) ERwin
4 7 (3.54%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.02%) JUnit
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.01%) JIRA
7 2 (1.01%) Maven
7 2 (1.01%) Subversion
8 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 49 (24.75%) Finance
2 15 (7.58%) Advertising
3 10 (5.05%) Banking
4 7 (3.54%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.54%) Legal
4 7 (3.54%) Marketing
4 7 (3.54%) Retail
5 6 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.53%) Law
7 3 (1.52%) Publishing
8 2 (1.01%) Back Office
8 2 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.01%) Local Government
8 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Automotive
9 1 (0.51%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 161 (81.31%) Developer
2 73 (36.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 47 (23.74%) SQL Developer
4 46 (23.23%) SSIS Developer
5 43 (21.72%) SSAS Developer
6 37 (18.69%) SSRS Developer
7 27 (13.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 25 (12.63%) SQL BI Developer
9 24 (12.12%) Business Developer
10 20 (10.10%) ETL Developer
11 16 (8.08%) SQL Server Developer
12 15 (7.58%) Microsoft BI Developer
13 14 (7.07%) Architect
13 14 (7.07%) Senior Developer
14 13 (6.57%) Consultant
14 13 (6.57%) Hyperion Developer
14 13 (6.57%) OBIEE Developer
15 12 (6.06%) Analyst
15 12 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
16 10 (5.05%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.05%) .NET
2 6 (3.03%) HTML
3 4 (2.02%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.02%) HTML5
4 3 (1.52%) XML
5 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.01%) CSS
5 2 (1.01%) REST
5 2 (1.01%) Spring
5 2 (1.01%) Web Services
5 2 (1.01%) WPF
5 2 (1.01%) XSLT
6 1 (0.51%) Ajax
6 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.51%) COM
6 1 (0.51%) CSS3
6 1 (0.51%) DHTML
6 1 (0.51%) J2EE
6 1 (0.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.05%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.54%) NHS
4 5 (2.53%) Credit Risk
4 5 (2.53%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.53%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.52%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.52%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.52%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.01%) Equities
6 2 (1.01%) Informatics
7 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.51%) Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) Pricing Data
7 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.02%) Linux
2 3 (1.52%) Unix
2 3 (1.52%) Windows
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 100 (50.51%) ETL
3 51 (25.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 46 (23.23%) Data Modelling
5 42 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
6 39 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (12.12%) Analytics
8 20 (10.10%) Scrum
9 16 (8.08%) ETL Development
9 16 (8.08%) Mentoring
10 14 (7.07%) Performance Management
11 13 (6.57%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (6.06%) Migration
13 8 (4.04%) Dashboard Development
14 7 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (3.54%) Data Analysis
14 7 (3.54%) Data Migration
14 7 (3.54%) SDLC
15 6 (3.03%) Data Transformation
15 6 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 131 (66.16%) SQL
2 70 (35.35%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 10 (5.05%) C#
5 8 (4.04%) Java
6 5 (2.53%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.52%) VBA
8 2 (1.01%) AWK
8 2 (1.01%) C++
8 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.51%) C
9 1 (0.51%) PHP
9 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (7.07%) Degree
2 6 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.51%) MCSE
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.01%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.51%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 86 (43.43%) Microsoft
2 34 (17.17%) Oracle
3 23 (11.62%) Hyperion
4 12 (6.06%) Talend
5 6 (3.03%) Tableau
6 4 (2.02%) Cognos
7 2 (1.01%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.01%) GoldenSource
7 2 (1.01%) Reuters
7 2 (1.01%) SAP
7 2 (1.01%) Teradata
8 1 (0.51%) Capita
8 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
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