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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 452 419 325
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -94
Contract jobs citing MDX 132 165 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 1.20% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 113 156
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
-47.94% -
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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
13693 13713 11856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.27% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 9024 7581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 205 335
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 April 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 24 April 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 -2 84 £425 -10.52% 35
South East 0 21 £345 +20.52% 12
Yorkshire -10 9 £356 +18.75% 9
North West -16 6 £413 +87.50% 7
South West -5 5 £330 +20.00%
West Midlands -20 5 £425 +39.34% 7
East of England +9 2 £438 +2.94% 2
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 199 (82.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 198 (81.82%) SQL
3 195 (80.58%) Business Intelligence
4 191 (78.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 189 (78.10%) SQL Server
6 186 (76.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 123 (50.83%) Microsoft
8 119 (49.17%) T-SQL
9 118 (48.76%) Data Warehouse
10 79 (32.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 76 (31.40%) ETL
12 71 (29.34%) OLAP
13 57 (23.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 51 (21.07%) .NET
14 51 (21.07%) SharePoint
15 46 (19.01%) MS Excel
16 42 (17.36%) C#
17 38 (15.70%) PowerPivot
18 36 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (14.46%) Finance
20 34 (14.05%) Kimball Methodology
21 30 (12.40%) OLAP Cube
22 29 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
23 27 (11.16%) ASP.NET
24 26 (10.74%) Data Modelling
24 26 (10.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 23 (9.50%) Team Foundation Server
25 23 (9.50%) Tableau
26 22 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
26 22 (9.09%) Oracle

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (21.07%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.83%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.41%) SAS
5 1 (0.41%) TPMS
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 38 (15.70%) PowerPivot
3 8 (3.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.24%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.83%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.83%) Primavera
4 1 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) SAN
1 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (82.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 191 (78.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 189 (78.10%) SQL Server
4 186 (76.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 118 (48.76%) Data Warehouse
6 79 (32.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 71 (29.34%) OLAP
8 57 (23.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (12.40%) OLAP Cube
10 26 (10.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 22 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
12 17 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (6.61%) QlikView
14 9 (3.72%) PerformancePoint
14 9 (3.72%) Relational Database
15 8 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (2.89%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.89%) Star Schema
17 6 (2.48%) Spotfire
17 6 (2.48%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (9.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (6.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.83%) ERwin
4 1 (0.41%) Subversion
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 35 (14.46%) Finance
2 16 (6.61%) Banking
2 16 (6.61%) Retail
2 16 (6.61%) Advertising
3 15 (6.20%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.31%) Marketing
4 8 (3.31%) Legal
5 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.83%) Front Office
6 2 (0.83%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 192 (79.34%) Developer
2 122 (50.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 55 (22.73%) SQL Developer
4 39 (16.12%) Business Developer
5 31 (12.81%) Microsoft Developer
6 26 (10.74%) Consultant
7 22 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 19 (7.85%) Analyst
9 10 (4.13%) Microsoft Consultant
9 10 (4.13%) Analyst Developer
10 9 (3.72%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 8 (3.31%) Microsoft BI Consultant
11 8 (3.31%) SQL DBA
11 8 (3.31%) DBA
12 7 (2.89%) Business Consultant
12 7 (2.89%) SQL Server Consultant
13 6 (2.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 6 (2.48%) .NET Developer
13 6 (2.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (21.07%) .NET
2 27 (11.16%) ASP.NET
3 17 (7.02%) XML
4 11 (4.55%) Web Services
5 6 (2.48%) HTML
5 6 (2.48%) CSS
6 3 (1.24%) jQuery
6 3 (1.24%) WCF
6 3 (1.24%) Akka
7 2 (0.83%) HTML5
7 2 (0.83%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.83%) Ajax
7 2 (0.83%) XHTML
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.41%) Middleware
8 1 (0.41%) Flash
8 1 (0.41%) WSDL
8 1 (0.41%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.41%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.37%) Data Structures
3 12 (4.96%) Data Integration
4 11 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 8 (3.31%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.48%) NHS
6 6 (2.48%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.65%) User Experience
8 3 (1.24%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.24%) Equities
8 3 (1.24%) Clustering
8 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.83%) Statistics
9 2 (0.83%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.83%) Replication
9 2 (0.83%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.68%) Windows
2 9 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (80.58%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (31.40%) ETL
3 36 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (14.05%) Kimball Methodology
5 26 (10.74%) Data Modelling
6 21 (8.68%) Migration
7 17 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (6.61%) Data Management
9 14 (5.79%) Analytics
10 13 (5.37%) ITIL
11 10 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (4.13%) Dimensional Modelling
12 9 (3.72%) ITIL V3
13 8 (3.31%) Data Migration
13 8 (3.31%) Project Management
13 8 (3.31%) Service Delivery
14 7 (2.89%) E-Commerce
14 7 (2.89%) Inmon Methodology
14 7 (2.89%) Master Data Management
15 6 (2.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 198 (81.82%) SQL
2 119 (49.17%) T-SQL
3 42 (17.36%) C#
4 20 (8.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 15 (6.20%) VBA
6 9 (3.72%) X++
7 8 (3.31%) VB
8 7 (2.89%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.89%) VBScript
8 7 (2.89%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.07%) Java
9 5 (2.07%) C
9 5 (2.07%) R
10 4 (1.65%) C++
11 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.24%) Scala
12 2 (0.83%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.83%) Python
12 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (2.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.48%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.07%) MCITP
4 3 (1.24%) MCSE
4 3 (1.24%) Degree
5 2 (0.83%) MBA
5 2 (0.83%) MCTS
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 123 (50.83%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.50%) Tableau
3 22 (9.09%) Oracle
4 11 (4.55%) SAP
5 5 (2.07%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.65%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.65%) Cognos
7 2 (0.83%) Nintex
7 2 (0.83%) RedPrairie
7 2 (0.83%) Teradata
7 2 (0.83%) Sybase
7 2 (0.83%) Sage
7 2 (0.83%) CA
7 2 (0.83%) Sun
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.41%) Informatica
8 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.41%) Google
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £450 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago