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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 444 384 394
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +10
Contract jobs citing MDX 111 155 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.27% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 108 78
Average daily rate
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£381 £431 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.59% +23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £313 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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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
12559 12177 11793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.17% 27.36% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8538 7823 7618
Average daily rate £395 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 257 321
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -46 52 £425 -15.00% 31
South East -35 12 £381 -0.32% 9
Yorkshire +5 11 £313 - 5
West Midlands -6 9 £350 +16.66% 6
East Midlands +10 7 £350 +2.56% 6
East of England 0 6 £394 -12.50% 2
North West -9 5 £438 +75.00% 3
North East - 5 £342 -
South West -21 4 £350 +3.70% 2
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 164 (78.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 163 (77.99%) SQL Server
3 162 (77.51%) Business Intelligence
4 159 (76.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 154 (73.68%) SQL
6 134 (64.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 92 (44.02%) Microsoft
8 86 (41.15%) T-SQL
9 85 (40.67%) OLAP
10 77 (36.84%) ETL
11 76 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (35.89%) SQL Server 2008
13 44 (21.05%) .NET
14 42 (20.10%) OLAP Cube
15 41 (19.62%) Finance
15 41 (19.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 40 (19.14%) MS Excel
17 39 (18.66%) C#
17 39 (18.66%) SQL Server 2012
18 26 (12.44%) VBA
18 26 (12.44%) ASP.NET
18 26 (12.44%) SQL Server 2005
19 25 (11.96%) Oracle
19 25 (11.96%) SharePoint
20 24 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (11.00%) Kimball Methodology
22 22 (10.53%) PowerPivot
23 21 (10.05%) Migration
24 19 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
25 18 (8.61%) Dimensional Modelling

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 25 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.48%) SAS
4 1 (0.48%) TPMS
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (19.14%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.53%) PowerPivot
3 13 (6.22%) MS Office
4 4 (1.91%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.91%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.91%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (78.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 163 (77.99%) SQL Server
3 159 (76.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 134 (64.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 85 (40.67%) OLAP
6 76 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
7 75 (35.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (20.10%) OLAP Cube
9 41 (19.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 39 (18.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (12.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (5.26%) QlikView
13 10 (4.78%) PerformancePoint
13 10 (4.78%) Star Schema
13 10 (4.78%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Power View
14 7 (3.35%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (3.35%) Oracle OLAP
14 7 (3.35%) Data Mart
15 6 (2.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.83%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.44%) ERwin
4 2 (0.96%) LSMW
4 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 41 (19.62%) Finance
2 13 (6.22%) Banking
3 12 (5.74%) Advertising
4 11 (5.26%) Retail
5 9 (4.31%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.83%) Marketing
7 5 (2.39%) Legal
8 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.44%) Games
10 2 (0.96%) Front Office
10 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.48%) Automotive
11 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 175 (83.73%) Developer
2 90 (43.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 48 (22.97%) SQL Developer
4 30 (14.35%) Microsoft Developer
5 27 (12.92%) Business Developer
6 20 (9.57%) Consultant
7 15 (7.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 12 (5.74%) SQL Server Developer
8 12 (5.74%) Analyst
9 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Consultant
9 8 (3.83%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.35%) Architect
10 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Consultant
11 6 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (2.87%) Report Developer
11 6 (2.87%) Microsoft BI Consultant
12 5 (2.39%) Cognos Developer
12 5 (2.39%) .NET Developer
13 4 (1.91%) C# Developer
13 4 (1.91%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (21.05%) .NET
2 26 (12.44%) ASP.NET
3 15 (7.18%) Web Services
4 9 (4.31%) XML
5 5 (2.39%) HTML
6 4 (1.91%) WCF
6 4 (1.91%) CSS
7 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.48%) BAPI
8 1 (0.48%) Middleware
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.48%) Flash
8 1 (0.48%) WSDL
8 1 (0.48%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.48%) HTML5
8 1 (0.48%) jQuery
8 1 (0.48%) LINQ
8 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 6 (2.87%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.39%) Fixed Income
4 5 (2.39%) NHS
5 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.44%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.44%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.44%) Online Games
6 2 (0.96%) Statistics
6 2 (0.96%) Market Risk
6 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.96%) Replication
6 2 (0.96%) User Experience
7 1 (0.48%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.48%) EPoS
7 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.13%) Windows
2 6 (2.87%) UNIX
3 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (77.51%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (36.84%) ETL
3 24 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 21 (10.05%) Migration
6 18 (8.61%) Dimensional Modelling
7 16 (7.66%) Data Management
8 15 (7.18%) Data Modelling
8 15 (7.18%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (7.18%) Analytics
9 10 (4.78%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.31%) Web Design
11 8 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.83%) Project Management
12 7 (3.35%) Inmon Methodology
12 7 (3.35%) Data Migration
13 5 (2.39%) Data Analytics
13 5 (2.39%) Unit Testing
14 4 (1.91%) Data Analysis
14 4 (1.91%) OO
Programming Languages
1 154 (73.68%) SQL
2 86 (41.15%) T-SQL
3 39 (18.66%) C#
4 26 (12.44%) VBA
5 15 (7.18%) VBScript
6 14 (6.70%) VB.NET
7 13 (6.22%) VB
8 9 (4.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (2.87%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.39%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.91%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 3 (1.44%) C
13 2 (0.96%) Java
13 2 (0.96%) Python
13 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.48%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.48%) XQuery
14 1 (0.48%) ABAP
14 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (4.78%) SC Cleared
1 10 (4.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.44%) MCTS
2 3 (1.44%) MCITP
3 2 (0.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.48%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (4.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Control-M
Vendors
1 92 (44.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.96%) Oracle
3 12 (5.74%) SAP
4 9 (4.31%) Tableau
5 8 (3.83%) Cognos
6 7 (3.35%) Business Objects
7 6 (2.87%) Hyperion
8 5 (2.39%) IBM
8 5 (2.39%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 3 (1.44%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.96%) Teradata
10 2 (0.96%) Sybase
10 2 (0.96%) Informatica
10 2 (0.96%) Sage
10 2 (0.96%) Primavera
10 2 (0.96%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.48%) Birst
11 1 (0.48%) Talend
11 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
England
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 - 450 per day + .
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
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Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £480 - £580 per day
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South Croydon
Ortolan Group
Rate: Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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