The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Rank 408 430 403
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.059% 0.028% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£600 £413 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +58.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £331 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10211 10716 10028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.03% 42.44% 40.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7579 7707 7131
Average daily rate £430 £426 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 120
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.20 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) across the London region.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) across the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
City of London +21 4 £600 +60.00%
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
England

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 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 Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) PowerPivot
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (58.33%) MDX
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Power View
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (25.00%) OLAP
9 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (25.00%) ETL
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (25.00%) Marketing
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (16.67%) Direct Marketing
10 2 (16.67%) Subversion
10 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (16.67%) Line Management
10 2 (16.67%) C

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 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 Data Analysis Expressions (DAX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) PowerPivot
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Power View
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (25.00%) OLAP
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
7 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (8.33%) DTS
7 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Toad
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
3 2 (16.67%) Billing
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) MDX
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle