The table below looks at the statistics for MDX 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 MDX over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 323 318 255
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -63
Contract jobs citing MDX 80 88 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.36% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.23% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 60 99
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£425 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
MDX
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6711 7132 6281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.01% 29.54% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4775 5120 4552
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 63
Average hourly rate £22.18 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.85% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £166.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in London

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in London

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in London

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the London region.

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in London

MDX
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 MDX within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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
City of London +14 34 £431 -13.75% 15
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Croydon - - - -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 101 (77.10%) SQL
1 101 (77.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 100 (76.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 95 (72.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (72.52%) SQL Server
3 95 (72.52%) Business Intelligence
4 68 (51.91%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (43.51%) Microsoft
5 57 (43.51%) T-SQL
6 41 (31.30%) ETL
7 33 (25.19%) OLAP
8 31 (23.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 28 (21.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (21.37%) .NET
10 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
11 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (18.32%) SharePoint
13 21 (16.03%) PowerPivot
14 20 (15.27%) Finance
14 20 (15.27%) C#
15 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (12.98%) Kimball Methodology
16 17 (12.98%) Data Modelling
17 15 (11.45%) Oracle
17 15 (11.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 14 (10.69%) Investment Banking
18 14 (10.69%) Banking
19 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 13 (9.92%) Migration
20 12 (9.16%) XML

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 24 (18.32%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.53%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.76%) TPMS
5 1 (0.76%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 21 (16.03%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.53%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.53%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.53%) Primavera
3 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (77.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 100 (76.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 95 (72.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (72.52%) SQL Server
4 68 (51.91%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (25.19%) OLAP
6 31 (23.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (21.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Power View
10 11 (8.40%) OLAP Cube
10 11 (8.40%) QlikView
11 8 (6.11%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (4.58%) PerformancePoint
13 6 (4.58%) Star Schema
13 6 (4.58%) Spotfire
14 5 (3.82%) Data Mining
14 5 (3.82%) Relational Database
15 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) JIRA
4 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (15.27%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Banking
2 14 (10.69%) Investment Banking
3 11 (8.40%) Retail
4 8 (6.11%) Advertising
5 7 (5.34%) Legal
5 7 (5.34%) Marketing
6 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.53%) Law
7 2 (1.53%) Front Office
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
8 1 (0.76%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 101 (77.10%) Developer
2 54 (41.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 31 (23.66%) SQL Developer
4 21 (16.03%) Business Developer
5 16 (12.21%) Consultant
6 15 (11.45%) Analyst
7 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Developer
9 10 (7.63%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (5.34%) SQL DBA
10 7 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (5.34%) DBA
11 6 (4.58%) Business Consultant
11 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Consultant
12 5 (3.82%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Consultant
12 5 (3.82%) .NET Developer
13 4 (3.05%) C# Developer
13 4 (3.05%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.05%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) .NET
2 12 (9.16%) XML
3 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.82%) CSS
4 5 (3.82%) HTML
5 4 (3.05%) Web Services
6 3 (2.29%) WCF
6 3 (2.29%) Akka
6 3 (2.29%) jQuery
7 2 (1.53%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (1.53%) Ajax
7 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.53%) HTML5
7 2 (1.53%) XHTML
8 1 (0.76%) WSDL
8 1 (0.76%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.76%) DOM
8 1 (0.76%) Flash
8 1 (0.76%) COM
8 1 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.87%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.11%) Fixed Income
4 7 (5.34%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.05%) User Experience
5 4 (3.05%) NHS
6 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.29%) Clustering
6 3 (2.29%) Equities
6 3 (2.29%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.58%) Windows
2 5 (3.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (72.52%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (31.30%) ETL
3 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.98%) Data Modelling
4 17 (12.98%) Kimball Methodology
5 13 (9.92%) Migration
6 11 (8.40%) Analytics
6 11 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.34%) Data Management
9 6 (4.58%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (4.58%) Master Data Management
9 6 (4.58%) Inmon Methodology
10 5 (3.82%) Data Migration
10 5 (3.82%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.82%) Workflow
10 5 (3.82%) CRM
10 5 (3.82%) Project Management
11 4 (3.05%) Service Management
11 4 (3.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 101 (77.10%) SQL
2 57 (43.51%) T-SQL
3 20 (15.27%) C#
4 15 (11.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 7 (5.34%) VBA
6 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.05%) C
8 3 (2.29%) C++
8 3 (2.29%) Java
8 3 (2.29%) Scala
8 3 (2.29%) R
9 2 (1.53%) Python
9 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.53%) VB
10 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.76%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.76%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 3 (2.29%) MCSE
1 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.29%) MCITP
1 3 (2.29%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) MBA
2 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) CFA
3 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 57 (43.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.45%) Oracle
3 9 (6.87%) SAP
3 9 (6.87%) Tableau
4 4 (3.05%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.53%) Teradata
5 2 (1.53%) Sun
5 2 (1.53%) CA
5 2 (1.53%) Cognos
5 2 (1.53%) Sybase
5 2 (1.53%) Nintex
6 1 (0.76%) Business Objects
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