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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 532 402 515
Rank change year-on-year
-130 +113
Contract jobs citing MDX 92 230 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 1.52% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 196 76
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £337 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +2.04%
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
15432 15161 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.16% 28.80% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10733 10578 9509
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 262 160
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.48 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 September 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 September 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 -102 32 £456 -3.94% 9
Yorkshire +18 16 £339 -0.36%
West Midlands -23 16 £325 -8.77% 2
South East +3 9 £375 +9.09%
North West +16 7 £413 - 6
East of England +1 6 £450 +5.88% 1
South West +11 2 £325 -26.96% 3
East Midlands -14 2 £305 -23.75%
North East -22 1 £388 +14.81% 1
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 164 (85.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 157 (81.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 144 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 141 (73.44%) Business Intelligence
5 134 (69.79%) SQL Server
6 126 (65.63%) SQL
7 116 (60.42%) Data Warehouse
8 101 (52.60%) ETL
9 89 (46.35%) Microsoft
10 69 (35.94%) OLAP
11 68 (35.42%) T-SQL
12 59 (30.73%) Kimball Methodology
13 46 (23.96%) Data Modelling
14 44 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 42 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (20.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 40 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (20.31%) Finance
18 37 (19.27%) MS Excel
18 37 (19.27%) SQL Server 2014
19 31 (16.15%) Performance Tuning
20 27 (14.06%) OLAP Cube
21 25 (13.02%) Oracle
22 24 (12.50%) Scrum
23 19 (9.90%) Banking
23 19 (9.90%) Analytics
24 17 (8.85%) Relational Database
25 16 (8.33%) Power BI
25 16 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
26 15 (7.81%) Advertising

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 10 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.52%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (0.52%) IIS
3 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (19.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.04%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Radian6
3 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) AdWords
3 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (85.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 157 (81.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 144 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 134 (69.79%) SQL Server
5 116 (60.42%) Data Warehouse
6 69 (35.94%) OLAP
7 44 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (20.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 40 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 37 (19.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 27 (14.06%) OLAP Cube
11 17 (8.85%) Relational Database
12 16 (8.33%) Power BI
12 16 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (5.73%) QlikView
14 10 (5.21%) Essbase
15 9 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (4.69%) Data Mart
15 9 (4.69%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (4.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (3.13%) ERwin
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.56%) JUnit
7 2 (1.04%) JIRA
8 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (20.31%) Finance
2 19 (9.90%) Banking
3 15 (7.81%) Advertising
4 12 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.60%) Legal
5 5 (2.60%) Marketing
5 5 (2.60%) Retail
6 4 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.56%) Law
8 2 (1.04%) Back Office
8 2 (1.04%) Local Government
8 2 (1.04%) Publishing
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Front Office
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (86.46%) Developer
2 85 (44.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 56 (29.17%) SQL Developer
4 55 (28.65%) SSIS Developer
5 52 (27.08%) SSAS Developer
6 46 (23.96%) SSRS Developer
7 31 (16.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 29 (15.10%) SQL BI Developer
9 28 (14.58%) Business Developer
10 22 (11.46%) ETL Developer
11 20 (10.42%) SQL Server Developer
12 14 (7.29%) Report Developer
13 12 (6.25%) Consultant
13 12 (6.25%) Senior Developer
14 11 (5.73%) Analyst
14 11 (5.73%) Microsoft BI Developer
15 9 (4.69%) Microsoft Developer
15 9 (4.69%) SQL Server BI Developer
16 8 (4.17%) Hyperion Developer
17 7 (3.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.21%) .NET
2 6 (3.13%) Web Services
3 4 (2.08%) HTML
3 4 (2.08%) XML
4 3 (1.56%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.56%) HTML5
5 2 (1.04%) REST
5 2 (1.04%) XSLT
6 1 (0.52%) jQuery
6 1 (0.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.69%) NHS
2 8 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.65%) Credit Risk
4 5 (2.60%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.08%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.56%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.56%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.04%) Equities
7 2 (1.04%) Informatics
7 2 (1.04%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.60%) Windows
2 4 (2.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.56%) Unix
4 2 (1.04%) Linux
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (73.44%) Business Intelligence
2 101 (52.60%) ETL
3 59 (30.73%) Kimball Methodology
4 46 (23.96%) Data Modelling
5 42 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (16.15%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (12.50%) Scrum
8 19 (9.90%) Analytics
9 14 (7.29%) ETL Development
10 12 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
11 10 (5.21%) Automated Testing
11 10 (5.21%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.21%) SDLC
12 8 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.17%) Data Transformation
12 8 (4.17%) Performance Management
13 6 (3.13%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.13%) Data Management
13 6 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 126 (65.63%) SQL
2 68 (35.42%) T-SQL
3 11 (5.73%) C#
4 6 (3.13%) Java
5 5 (2.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (2.60%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.08%) VB
6 4 (2.08%) VBA
7 3 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.04%) AWK
8 2 (1.04%) C++
8 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.04%) VBScript
9 1 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (5.21%) Degree
2 7 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.52%) MCSE
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.21%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.56%) QA
4 2 (1.04%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 89 (46.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.02%) Oracle
3 12 (6.25%) Tableau
4 11 (5.73%) Hyperion
5 8 (4.17%) Talend
6 4 (2.08%) Cognos
7 3 (1.56%) SAP
8 2 (1.04%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.04%) GoldenSource
8 2 (1.04%) Reuters
8 2 (1.04%) Teradata
9 1 (0.52%) Capita
9 1 (0.52%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.52%) Facebook
9 1 (0.52%) Google
9 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.52%) Marin
9 1 (0.52%) Omniture
9 1 (0.52%) Twitter
9 1 (0.52%) Yahoo!
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