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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 466 335 462
Rank change year-on-year
-131 +127
Contract jobs citing MDX 106 235 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.49% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 1.66% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 174 78
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £291 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £190.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +638.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £190.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +638.43%
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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
14043 14174 14928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 29.40% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9233 9288 9097
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £261
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 165 250 343
Average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.91 £16.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -67 72 £450 -4.25% 34
South East -15 12 £300 +4.34% 2
East of England -27 5 £400 +6.66% 3
Yorkshire +5 4 £313 +31.57% 2
North West -11 3 £325 -5.10% 1
West Midlands -25 3 £331 +20.45% 1
South West -24 2 £325 -10.95% 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 200 (71.43%) SQL
1 200 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 175 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 160 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 160 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 153 (54.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 127 (45.36%) Data Warehouse
6 100 (35.71%) T-SQL
7 96 (34.29%) Microsoft
8 79 (28.21%) OLAP
9 78 (27.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 73 (26.07%) ETL
11 70 (25.00%) Finance
12 57 (20.36%) MS Excel
13 50 (17.86%) C#
14 49 (17.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 41 (14.64%) .NET
16 38 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (12.86%) PowerPivot
17 36 (12.86%) Kimball Methodology
18 35 (12.50%) Data Modelling
19 34 (12.14%) SharePoint
19 34 (12.14%) Banking
20 30 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
21 29 (10.36%) Business Objects
22 28 (10.00%) Cognos
22 28 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
23 25 (8.93%) PerformancePoint
24 23 (8.21%) Dimensional Modelling
25 21 (7.50%) Visual Studio

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 34 (12.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (20.36%) MS Excel
2 36 (12.86%) PowerPivot
3 5 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.07%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.07%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.71%) Adaptiv
4 2 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.36%) Magento
5 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) SAN
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 160 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 160 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 153 (54.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 127 (45.36%) Data Warehouse
5 79 (28.21%) OLAP
6 78 (27.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 49 (17.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 30 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 28 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (8.93%) PerformancePoint
11 19 (6.79%) Data Mart
12 17 (6.07%) ProClarity
13 16 (5.71%) Data Mining
14 14 (5.00%) Relational Database
15 12 (4.29%) Star Schema
16 11 (3.93%) QlikView
17 10 (3.57%) OLTP
18 9 (3.21%) Hadoop
18 9 (3.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 16 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (5.00%) ERwin
5 6 (2.14%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.07%) Moq
6 3 (1.07%) Toad
6 3 (1.07%) NUnit
7 2 (0.71%) JIRA
7 2 (0.71%) Subversion
7 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.36%) JUnit
8 1 (0.36%) Maven
General
1 70 (25.00%) Finance
2 34 (12.14%) Banking
3 17 (6.07%) Front Office
4 15 (5.36%) Marketing
5 14 (5.00%) Retail
6 12 (4.29%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.50%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.79%) Electronics
10 4 (1.43%) Billing
10 4 (1.43%) Advertising
11 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.71%) Games
12 1 (0.36%) Publishing
12 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 202 (72.14%) Developer
2 84 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 64 (22.86%) SQL Developer
4 54 (19.29%) Analyst
5 28 (10.00%) Business Developer
6 25 (8.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 23 (8.21%) Business Analyst
8 21 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
9 14 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 13 (4.64%) Report Analyst
10 13 (4.64%) .NET Developer
10 13 (4.64%) Report Writer
11 10 (3.57%) Business Objects Developer
11 10 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 9 (3.21%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.21%) Data Analyst
13 8 (2.86%) Consultant
14 7 (2.50%) ETL Developer
15 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Developer
15 6 (2.14%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.64%) .NET
2 15 (5.36%) ASP.NET
3 9 (3.21%) XML
3 9 (3.21%) WPF
4 7 (2.50%) Web Services
4 7 (2.50%) HTML
4 7 (2.50%) WCF
5 5 (1.79%) CSS
6 4 (1.43%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.43%) JSON
6 4 (1.43%) WinForms
6 4 (1.43%) Middleware
7 3 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.07%) Ajax
7 3 (1.07%) jQuery
8 2 (0.71%) Spring
9 1 (0.36%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (0.36%) WAMP
9 1 (0.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.93%) Market Risk
3 10 (3.57%) NHS
3 10 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 10 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 9 (3.21%) Fixed Income
5 7 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.14%) Derivative
7 5 (1.79%) DTV
8 4 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.43%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.43%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.43%) User Experience
9 3 (1.07%) Replication
10 2 (0.71%) Online Games
10 2 (0.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.71%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.36%) UNIX
2 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (26.07%) ETL
3 38 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (12.86%) Kimball Methodology
5 35 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 23 (8.21%) Dimensional Modelling
7 20 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (6.07%) User Stories
8 17 (6.07%) Unit Testing
9 15 (5.36%) Analytics
9 15 (5.36%) Data Analysis
10 12 (4.29%) TDD
11 10 (3.57%) Business Analysis
11 10 (3.57%) Risk Management
12 9 (3.21%) Greeks
12 9 (3.21%) Workflow
13 8 (2.86%) Data Management
13 8 (2.86%) E-Commerce
13 8 (2.86%) OO
14 7 (2.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 200 (71.43%) SQL
2 100 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 50 (17.86%) C#
4 14 (5.00%) VBA
5 12 (4.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 8 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.50%) VB
7 7 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.14%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.14%) C++
8 6 (2.14%) VBScript
9 5 (1.79%) C
10 4 (1.43%) Java
11 3 (1.07%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 3 (1.07%) ABAP
12 2 (0.71%) XAML
13 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.36%) XQuery
13 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (6.07%) Degree
2 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.79%) MCSE
4 4 (1.43%) MCSD
4 4 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) ISEB
6 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.36%) MBA
7 1 (0.36%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.07%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (3.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.36%) Business Objects
3 28 (10.00%) Cognos
4 16 (5.71%) Tableau
5 14 (5.00%) Oracle
6 12 (4.29%) SAP
7 11 (3.93%) IBM
8 5 (1.79%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 4 (1.43%) Teradata
9 4 (1.43%) Sybase
9 4 (1.43%) Infragistics
9 4 (1.43%) DevExpress
10 3 (1.07%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.71%) Dundas
11 2 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.71%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.71%) HP
11 2 (0.71%) Talend
12 1 (0.36%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.36%) CA
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