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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 463 368 424
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +56
Contract jobs citing MDX 116 188 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 1.45% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 125 75
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
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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
13504 12995 12697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.24% 27.75% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9391 8465 8103
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 279 342
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.84 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -0.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -42 56 £431 -9.21% 18
West Midlands -2 11 £340 +11.47% 3
Yorkshire -3 11 £313 -1.96% 3
South West -28 9 £338 +3.44% 3
South East -56 9 £375 +25.00% 3
East of England -6 6 £394 - 2
North East - 6 £352 -
East Midlands +3 4 £350 +6.06%
North West -14 4 - - 5
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 172 (77.48%) SQL
2 170 (76.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 161 (72.52%) Business Intelligence
4 159 (71.62%) SQL Server
5 158 (71.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 128 (57.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 96 (43.24%) Microsoft
8 90 (40.54%) OLAP
9 88 (39.64%) T-SQL
10 84 (37.84%) Data Warehouse
11 78 (35.14%) ETL
12 69 (31.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (22.07%) .NET
14 48 (21.62%) MS Excel
15 45 (20.27%) C#
15 45 (20.27%) Finance
16 44 (19.82%) OLAP Cube
17 43 (19.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 40 (18.02%) SQL Server 2012
19 30 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
20 26 (11.71%) Oracle
20 26 (11.71%) ASP.NET
20 26 (11.71%) SharePoint
20 26 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (11.71%) PowerPivot
21 25 (11.26%) Kimball Methodology
22 23 (10.36%) Data Modelling
22 23 (10.36%) VBA
23 22 (9.91%) Migration
24 21 (9.46%) Analytical Skills

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (11.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.90%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.45%) TPMS
5 1 (0.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 48 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.71%) PowerPivot
3 13 (5.86%) MS Office
4 4 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.25%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.80%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.90%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.90%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (76.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 159 (71.62%) SQL Server
3 158 (71.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 128 (57.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 90 (40.54%) OLAP
6 84 (37.84%) Data Warehouse
7 69 (31.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 44 (19.82%) OLAP Cube
9 43 (19.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 40 (18.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 30 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (7.21%) QlikView
13 11 (4.95%) Data Mart
13 11 (4.95%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (4.95%) Data Mining
14 10 (4.50%) ProClarity
14 10 (4.50%) PerformancePoint
14 10 (4.50%) Microsoft Power View
15 9 (4.05%) Relational Database
15 9 (4.05%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (4.50%) Visual Studio
1 10 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (4.05%) ERwin
3 7 (3.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.35%) Subversion
5 2 (0.90%) JIRA
5 2 (0.90%) LSMW
5 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.45%) JUnit
6 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.45%) Toad
6 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 45 (20.27%) Finance
2 19 (8.56%) Banking
3 14 (6.31%) Retail
4 11 (4.95%) Advertising
5 9 (4.05%) Marketing
6 8 (3.60%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.70%) Front Office
8 5 (2.25%) Legal
8 5 (2.25%) Billing
9 3 (1.35%) Games
10 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.45%) Automotive
11 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 184 (82.88%) Developer
2 84 (37.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 54 (24.32%) SQL Developer
4 28 (12.61%) Business Developer
5 26 (11.71%) Microsoft Developer
6 21 (9.46%) Analyst
7 14 (6.31%) SQL Server Developer
8 13 (5.86%) Consultant
9 10 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.05%) Business Analyst
10 9 (4.05%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.60%) C# Developer
11 8 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 8 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (3.15%) Report Developer
12 7 (3.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 6 (2.70%) Architect
13 6 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
14 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Consultant
14 5 (2.25%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (22.07%) .NET
2 26 (11.71%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.76%) Web Services
4 12 (5.41%) XML
5 5 (2.25%) HTML
6 4 (1.80%) CSS
6 4 (1.80%) WCF
7 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.45%) HTML5
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.45%) LINQ
8 1 (0.45%) jQuery
8 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (0.45%) Flash
8 1 (0.45%) WSDL
8 1 (0.45%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.45%) Middleware
8 1 (0.45%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.95%) N-Tier
3 8 (3.60%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.15%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.25%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.25%) NHS
6 4 (1.80%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.35%) Online Games
7 3 (1.35%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.90%) User Experience
8 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.90%) Statistics
8 2 (0.90%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.45%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.66%) Windows
2 5 (2.25%) UNIX
3 1 (0.45%) Linux
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (72.52%) Business Intelligence
2 78 (35.14%) ETL
3 26 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (11.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 23 (10.36%) Data Modelling
6 22 (9.91%) Migration
7 20 (9.01%) Dimensional Modelling
8 18 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (8.11%) Data Management
9 17 (7.66%) Analytics
10 11 (4.95%) Data Analysis
11 10 (4.50%) Service Delivery
12 9 (4.05%) OO
12 9 (4.05%) Web Design
13 8 (3.60%) Project Management
14 7 (3.15%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (3.15%) Data Migration
15 6 (2.70%) Inmon Methodology
15 6 (2.70%) Unit Testing
16 5 (2.25%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 172 (77.48%) SQL
2 88 (39.64%) T-SQL
3 45 (20.27%) C#
4 23 (10.36%) VBA
5 15 (6.76%) VB.NET
5 15 (6.76%) VBScript
6 14 (6.31%) VB
7 10 (4.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 7 (3.15%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.25%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.80%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 3 (1.35%) C
11 3 (1.35%) Java
12 2 (0.90%) Python
12 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.45%) VB6
13 1 (0.45%) XPath
13 1 (0.45%) R
13 1 (0.45%) XQuery
13 1 (0.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.50%) SC Cleared
1 10 (4.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.90%) ISEB
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.90%) MBA
3 2 (0.90%) MCTS
3 2 (0.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (4.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 96 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.71%) Oracle
3 18 (8.11%) Cognos
4 13 (5.86%) SAP
5 12 (5.41%) Business Objects
6 10 (4.50%) Tableau
7 7 (3.15%) IBM
8 6 (2.70%) Hyperion
9 5 (2.25%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 3 (1.35%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.90%) Teradata
11 2 (0.90%) RedPrairie
11 2 (0.90%) Sage
11 2 (0.90%) HP
11 2 (0.90%) CA
11 2 (0.90%) Informatica
11 2 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.45%) Talend
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