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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 469 339 439
Rank change year-on-year
-130 +100
Contract jobs citing MDX 110 233 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 1.65% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 178 79
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £108.75 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +322.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £190.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +638.43%
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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
13987 14142 14723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.94% 29.13% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9035 9265 9178
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 238 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -60 72 £463 +2.77% 20
South East -9 12 £300 +6.66% 7
West Midlands -19 7 £300 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire +2 5 £313 +39.66% 4
East of England -28 5 £400 - 2
North East -22 4 £375 +25.00%
East Midlands +2 2 - - 2
North West -19 1 £375 +13.63% 2
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UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 217 (71.15%) Business Intelligence
2 209 (68.52%) SQL
3 189 (61.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 178 (58.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 176 (57.70%) SQL Server
6 167 (54.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 140 (45.90%) Data Warehouse
8 101 (33.11%) T-SQL
9 99 (32.46%) Microsoft
10 90 (29.51%) Finance
11 87 (28.52%) OLAP
12 86 (28.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 73 (23.93%) ETL
14 62 (20.33%) MS Excel
15 55 (18.03%) C#
16 49 (16.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 44 (14.43%) .NET
18 43 (14.10%) SharePoint
18 43 (14.10%) Data Modelling
19 40 (13.11%) Banking
20 37 (12.13%) PowerPivot
21 36 (11.80%) SQL Server 2005
22 35 (11.48%) Kimball Methodology
23 33 (10.82%) PerformancePoint
23 33 (10.82%) Business Objects
24 31 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
25 27 (8.85%) Cognos
26 22 (7.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
27 21 (6.89%) Performance Tuning
27 21 (6.89%) Visual Studio

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 43 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.66%) SAS
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 62 (20.33%) MS Excel
2 37 (12.13%) PowerPivot
3 4 (1.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.98%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.98%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.66%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Magento
5 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (61.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 178 (58.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 176 (57.70%) SQL Server
4 167 (54.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 140 (45.90%) Data Warehouse
6 87 (28.52%) OLAP
7 86 (28.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 49 (16.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 36 (11.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 33 (10.82%) PerformancePoint
11 31 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (5.57%) Relational Database
12 17 (5.57%) Data Mart
13 16 (5.25%) ProClarity
14 15 (4.92%) Data Mining
15 13 (4.26%) QlikView
15 13 (4.26%) OLTP
16 10 (3.28%) Star Schema
17 9 (2.95%) Hadoop
17 9 (2.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (7.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 21 (6.89%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (4.26%) ERwin
5 9 (2.95%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.97%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.64%) NUnit
7 5 (1.64%) Moq
8 3 (0.98%) Toad
8 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.66%) Subversion
9 2 (0.66%) JIRA
9 2 (0.66%) Selenium
10 1 (0.33%) Maven
10 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.33%) JUnit
10 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 90 (29.51%) Finance
2 40 (13.11%) Banking
3 19 (6.23%) Front Office
4 16 (5.25%) Marketing
5 14 (4.59%) Retail
6 12 (3.93%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.97%) Electronics
8 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.97%) Billing
9 4 (1.31%) Advertising
10 2 (0.66%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 216 (70.82%) Developer
2 100 (32.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 62 (20.33%) Analyst
4 60 (19.67%) SQL Developer
5 33 (10.82%) Business Developer
6 26 (8.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 23 (7.54%) Business Analyst
8 21 (6.89%) SQL Server Developer
9 17 (5.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 13 (4.26%) .NET Developer
10 13 (4.26%) Report Analyst
10 13 (4.26%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.93%) Report Writer
11 12 (3.93%) Data Analyst
12 11 (3.61%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.28%) Business Objects Developer
14 9 (2.95%) Report Developer
15 8 (2.62%) Consultant
16 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Developer
16 7 (2.30%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.43%) .NET
2 20 (6.56%) ASP.NET
3 16 (5.25%) XML
4 9 (2.95%) WPF
5 8 (2.62%) WCF
6 7 (2.30%) HTML
7 6 (1.97%) Web Services
8 5 (1.64%) JSON
9 4 (1.31%) Middleware
9 4 (1.31%) WinForms
10 3 (0.98%) jQuery
10 3 (0.98%) Ajax
10 3 (0.98%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.98%) CSS
10 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.98%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (0.66%) Spring
12 1 (0.33%) Silverlight
12 1 (0.33%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.59%) NHS
2 12 (3.93%) Market Risk
3 10 (3.28%) Data Integration
3 10 (3.28%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.95%) Fixed Income
5 7 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (1.97%) DTV
6 6 (1.97%) Derivative
7 4 (1.31%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.31%) Grid Computing
7 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.98%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.98%) Statistics
8 3 (0.98%) Replication
9 2 (0.66%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.66%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (0.66%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.33%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.31%) Windows
2 1 (0.33%) Linux
2 1 (0.33%) UNIX
2 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (71.15%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (23.93%) ETL
3 43 (14.10%) Data Modelling
4 35 (11.48%) Kimball Methodology
5 21 (6.89%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (6.89%) Unit Testing
6 20 (6.56%) Dimensional Modelling
7 18 (5.90%) Analytics
8 17 (5.57%) User Stories
8 17 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (4.92%) System Testing
10 14 (4.59%) Software Testing
11 13 (4.26%) Data Analysis
11 13 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (3.93%) TDD
13 11 (3.61%) Migration
14 10 (3.28%) Risk Management
14 10 (3.28%) Data Management
14 10 (3.28%) Integration Testing
15 9 (2.95%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 209 (68.52%) SQL
2 101 (33.11%) T-SQL
3 55 (18.03%) C#
4 15 (4.92%) VBA
5 14 (4.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 8 (2.62%) VB
7 6 (1.97%) C++
7 6 (1.97%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.97%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.97%) VBScript
8 5 (1.64%) C
9 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.31%) Java
10 3 (0.98%) ABAP
10 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.66%) XAML
11 2 (0.66%) VB6
12 1 (0.33%) XPath
12 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (6.56%) Degree
2 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.64%) MCSE
4 4 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.31%) MCSD
4 4 (1.31%) ISEB
5 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) MBA
6 1 (0.33%) MCT
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) CRD IV
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 99 (32.46%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.82%) Business Objects
3 27 (8.85%) Cognos
4 20 (6.56%) Tableau
5 18 (5.90%) SAP
6 11 (3.61%) Oracle
7 10 (3.28%) IBM
8 9 (2.95%) HP
9 4 (1.31%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 4 (1.31%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.31%) Sybase
9 4 (1.31%) Infragistics
9 4 (1.31%) Teradata
10 2 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.66%) Informatica
10 2 (0.66%) Dundas
11 1 (0.33%) CA
11 1 (0.33%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.33%) SunGard
11 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
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