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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 431 369 308
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -61
Contract jobs citing MDX 148 188 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 1.41% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 137 163
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £80.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.47% +325.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
-47.94% -
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
13442 13306 11554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.74% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8992 8932 7437
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 168 346
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.66 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 -34 88 £425 -12.82% 17
South East +3 30 £345 +17.44% 20
Yorkshire -5 12 £356 +29.54% 3
South West +7 6 £325 - 3
North West - 5 £350 - 10
West Midlands -23 4 £345 +15.00% 2
East of England -8 3 £400 -7.24% 2
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 211 (83.07%) Business Intelligence
2 210 (82.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 205 (80.71%) SQL
4 201 (79.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 197 (77.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 193 (75.98%) SQL Server
7 136 (53.54%) Data Warehouse
8 127 (50.00%) T-SQL
9 120 (47.24%) Microsoft
10 91 (35.83%) ETL
11 70 (27.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 65 (25.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 64 (25.20%) OLAP
14 50 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (19.29%) SharePoint
16 46 (18.11%) .NET
17 44 (17.32%) MS Excel
18 43 (16.93%) Kimball Methodology
19 40 (15.75%) PowerPivot
20 38 (14.96%) Finance
21 35 (13.78%) C#
22 33 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
23 27 (10.63%) Team Foundation Server
24 26 (10.24%) Data Modelling
25 25 (9.84%) Tableau
26 23 (9.06%) Microsoft Power View
27 22 (8.66%) Migration
27 22 (8.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
28 21 (8.27%) QlikView
28 21 (8.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (19.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.79%) SAS
4 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 44 (17.32%) MS Excel
2 40 (15.75%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.79%) MS Office
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.79%) Primavera
4 1 (0.39%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) Kerberos
1 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (82.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 201 (79.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 197 (77.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 193 (75.98%) SQL Server
5 136 (53.54%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (27.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 65 (25.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 64 (25.20%) OLAP
9 23 (9.06%) Microsoft Power View
10 21 (8.27%) QlikView
10 21 (8.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 20 (7.87%) OLAP Cube
12 9 (3.54%) Star Schema
13 8 (3.15%) Data Mining
13 8 (3.15%) PerformancePoint
13 8 (3.15%) Data Mart
14 7 (2.76%) MOLAP
14 7 (2.76%) Relational Database
15 6 (2.36%) Oracle OLAP
15 6 (2.36%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (10.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (7.48%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.57%) ERwin
3 4 (1.57%) JUnit
4 3 (1.18%) Maven
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 38 (14.96%) Finance
2 20 (7.87%) Banking
3 18 (7.09%) Investment Banking
4 17 (6.69%) Retail
5 14 (5.51%) Advertising
6 9 (3.54%) Marketing
6 9 (3.54%) Legal
7 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.79%) Front Office
8 2 (0.79%) Law
8 2 (0.79%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 204 (80.31%) Developer
2 135 (53.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 65 (25.59%) SQL Developer
4 44 (17.32%) Business Developer
5 27 (10.63%) Consultant
5 27 (10.63%) Microsoft Developer
6 23 (9.06%) Analyst
6 23 (9.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 12 (4.72%) Analyst Developer
8 11 (4.33%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.94%) Business Consultant
9 10 (3.94%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (3.94%) Microsoft Consultant
10 9 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 9 (3.54%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 8 (3.15%) Microsoft BI Consultant
12 7 (2.76%) ETL Developer
12 7 (2.76%) Business Intelligence Specialist
12 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Consultant
12 7 (2.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.11%) .NET
2 16 (6.30%) XML
3 15 (5.91%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.76%) CSS
5 6 (2.36%) HTML
6 4 (1.57%) Web Services
6 4 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (1.57%) Spring
7 3 (1.18%) Ajax
7 3 (1.18%) XHTML
7 3 (1.18%) Akka
8 2 (0.79%) CSS3
8 2 (0.79%) Highcharts JS
8 2 (0.79%) DOM
8 2 (0.79%) jQuery
8 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.39%) REST
9 1 (0.39%) HTML5
9 1 (0.39%) COM
9 1 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.30%) Visualisation
3 13 (5.12%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.33%) Data Integration
5 8 (3.15%) Market Risk
6 7 (2.76%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.36%) NHS
8 5 (1.97%) Clustering
9 4 (1.57%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.18%) Equities
10 3 (1.18%) User Experience
11 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.39%) Statistics
12 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.39%) Replication
12 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.72%) Windows
2 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.39%) UNIX
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (83.07%) Business Intelligence
2 91 (35.83%) ETL
3 50 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (16.93%) Kimball Methodology
5 26 (10.24%) Data Modelling
6 22 (8.66%) Migration
7 18 (7.09%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (6.69%) Data Management
9 14 (5.51%) Dimensional Modelling
9 14 (5.51%) Master Data Management
10 13 (5.12%) ITIL
11 12 (4.72%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.33%) Scrum
13 10 (3.94%) Analytics
13 10 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (3.54%) ITIL V3
15 8 (3.15%) CRM
15 8 (3.15%) OO
16 7 (2.76%) Data Migration
16 7 (2.76%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 205 (80.71%) SQL
2 127 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 35 (13.78%) C#
4 22 (8.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 10 (3.94%) Java
6 9 (3.54%) X++
7 7 (2.76%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.76%) VBA
8 6 (2.36%) R
8 6 (2.36%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.97%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.57%) C
10 4 (1.57%) C++
11 3 (1.18%) Scala
11 3 (1.18%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.39%) XPath
12 1 (0.39%) VBScript
12 1 (0.39%) VB
12 1 (0.39%) ABAP
12 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.57%) MCITP
3 3 (1.18%) Degree
3 3 (1.18%) MCSE
4 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) CFA
5 1 (0.39%) MCTS
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 120 (47.24%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.84%) Tableau
3 19 (7.48%) Oracle
4 10 (3.94%) SAP
5 9 (3.54%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.57%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.57%) Cognos
7 2 (0.79%) Nintex
7 2 (0.79%) Sage
7 2 (0.79%) Informatica
7 2 (0.79%) Sun
7 2 (0.79%) Sybase
7 2 (0.79%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.39%) Google
8 1 (0.39%) IBM
8 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.39%) CA
8 1 (0.39%) Teradata
London
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £30 - £36 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £210 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day +
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 27 days ago