The first table below looks at the demand for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 84 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.085% 1.78% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 5.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - £41.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
429 243 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 36.60% 30.96% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 146 162
Average daily rate £320 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
MDX
West Yorkshire

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MDX across the Leeds region.

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MDX
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft