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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 328 348 327
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Contract jobs citing MDX 80 58 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.93% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 46 65
Average daily rate £519 £431 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.28% -9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £250 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
6511 6235 6475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.21% 29.74% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4848 4656 4576
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 55
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.30 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +48 28 £525 +11.70% 11
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 172 (81.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 162 (77.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 161 (76.67%) Business Intelligence
4 156 (74.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 145 (69.05%) SQL Server
6 126 (60.00%) SQL
7 110 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
8 81 (38.57%) Finance
9 71 (33.81%) Microsoft
10 66 (31.43%) T-SQL
11 61 (29.05%) C#
11 61 (29.05%) ETL
12 48 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (22.86%) OLAP
12 48 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
13 44 (20.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 34 (16.19%) .NET
15 33 (15.71%) MS Excel
16 31 (14.76%) Data Modelling
16 31 (14.76%) Banking
17 25 (11.90%) MS Access
17 25 (11.90%) Oracle
17 25 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology
18 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 20 (9.52%) PerformancePoint
19 20 (9.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 19 (9.05%) Web Development
21 18 (8.57%) Investment Banking
21 18 (8.57%) Relational Database
22 17 (8.10%) PowerPivot

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.90%) SAS
3 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
5 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (15.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) HFM
2 2 (0.95%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
1 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (81.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 162 (77.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 156 (74.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 145 (69.05%) SQL Server
5 110 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (22.86%) OLAP
6 48 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 44 (20.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (11.90%) MS Access
9 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 20 (9.52%) PerformancePoint
11 18 (8.57%) Relational Database
12 17 (8.10%) PowerPivot
13 15 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
14 12 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (5.24%) Power BI
16 10 (4.76%) QlikView
17 9 (4.29%) RDBMS
17 9 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
18 8 (3.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.24%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.38%) JUnit
3 5 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (1.90%) JIRA
4 4 (1.90%) Maven
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.48%) ERwin
6 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 81 (38.57%) Finance
2 31 (14.76%) Banking
3 18 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.24%) Front Office
5 9 (4.29%) Advertising
6 5 (2.38%) Publishing
7 4 (1.90%) Legal
7 4 (1.90%) Retail
8 3 (1.43%) Back Office
9 2 (0.95%) International Banking
9 2 (0.95%) Marketing
9 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.48%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 180 (85.71%) Developer
2 113 (53.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 52 (24.76%) SQL Developer
4 49 (23.33%) Business Developer
5 38 (18.10%) SQL BI Developer
6 22 (10.48%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.57%) C# Developer
8 17 (8.10%) Architect
9 14 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
10 11 (5.24%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 11 (5.24%) ETL Developer
11 9 (4.29%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Analyst
12 8 (3.81%) Data Architect
12 8 (3.81%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Developer
12 8 (3.81%) SQL Server BI Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 6 (2.86%) Business Architect
14 6 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.19%) .NET
2 11 (5.24%) .NET Framework
3 9 (4.29%) XML
4 8 (3.81%) WPF
5 7 (3.33%) HTML
5 7 (3.33%) REST
6 6 (2.86%) HTML5
6 6 (2.86%) WCF
6 6 (2.86%) Web Services
7 5 (2.38%) Akka
7 5 (2.38%) AppFabric
7 5 (2.38%) EDI
7 5 (2.38%) Middleware
7 5 (2.38%) MSMQ
7 5 (2.38%) SOAP
7 5 (2.38%) WF
7 5 (2.38%) WinForms
8 4 (1.90%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (1.90%) Spring
9 3 (1.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.19%) Market Risk
3 10 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 9 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (3.81%) Credit Risk
6 7 (3.33%) Derivative
6 7 (3.33%) Reinsurance
7 6 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (2.86%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.90%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.90%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.90%) User Experience
9 3 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.43%) NHS
9 3 (1.43%) Statistics
10 2 (0.95%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.81%) Windows
2 6 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (76.67%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (29.05%) ETL
3 48 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (14.76%) Data Modelling
5 25 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology
6 19 (9.05%) Web Development
7 15 (7.14%) SOA
8 14 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 14 (6.67%) TDD
9 12 (5.71%) Analytics
9 12 (5.71%) ETL Development
9 12 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 12 (5.71%) SDLC
10 11 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.76%) Low Latency
11 10 (4.76%) Migration
11 10 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.29%) Waterfall
13 8 (3.81%) Dimensional Modelling
13 8 (3.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 126 (60.00%) SQL
2 66 (31.43%) T-SQL
3 61 (29.05%) C#
4 20 (9.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 14 (6.67%) Java
6 7 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.38%) Scala
7 5 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.38%) VBA
8 3 (1.43%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.48%) VB
10 1 (0.48%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 8 (3.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) MCSA
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.38%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.95%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.86%) Control-M
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.48%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 71 (33.81%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.90%) Oracle
3 9 (4.29%) Tableau
4 7 (3.33%) Cognos
5 3 (1.43%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.43%) IBM
5 3 (1.43%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.95%) Citrix
6 2 (0.95%) SunGard
7 1 (0.48%) Cadence
7 1 (0.48%) Netezza
7 1 (0.48%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) TARGIT
7 1 (0.48%) Teradata
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