The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 London 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 289 254 340
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +86
Contract jobs citing MDX 113 162 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.67% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 2.13% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 118 53
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+557.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.73
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7272 7612 7536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.84% 31.40% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5181 5488 5257
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 81 82
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
MDX
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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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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 +9 43 £500 +5.26% 16
Bexley - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 158 (77.07%) Business Intelligence
2 128 (62.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 124 (60.49%) SQL
4 116 (56.59%) SQL Server
4 116 (56.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 109 (53.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 106 (51.71%) Data Warehouse
7 68 (33.17%) Microsoft
8 65 (31.71%) Finance
9 64 (31.22%) T-SQL
10 49 (23.90%) OLAP
11 48 (23.41%) MS Excel
12 45 (21.95%) C#
13 44 (21.46%) ETL
14 43 (20.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 39 (19.02%) Banking
16 38 (18.54%) .NET
17 37 (18.05%) Data Modelling
18 35 (17.07%) SharePoint
19 30 (14.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 30 (14.63%) PowerPivot
19 30 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
20 29 (14.15%) Cognos
21 28 (13.66%) Business Objects
22 26 (12.68%) Kimball Methodology
23 23 (11.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
24 22 (10.73%) Analytics
24 22 (10.73%) Unit Testing
24 22 (10.73%) PerformancePoint
25 21 (10.24%) Tableau

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 35 (17.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.98%) SAS
4 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (23.41%) MS Excel
2 30 (14.63%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.46%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.98%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.49%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (62.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 116 (56.59%) SQL Server
2 116 (56.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 109 (53.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 106 (51.71%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (23.90%) OLAP
6 43 (20.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (14.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 30 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (10.73%) PerformancePoint
9 21 (10.24%) ProClarity
10 19 (9.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (7.32%) Relational Database
12 14 (6.83%) Data Mining
13 13 (6.34%) Data Mart
14 11 (5.37%) OLTP
14 11 (5.37%) QlikView
15 9 (4.39%) Star Schema
16 7 (3.41%) RDBMS
16 7 (3.41%) DTS
Development Applications
1 23 (11.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 18 (8.78%) Visual Studio
3 17 (8.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.85%) ERwin
5 6 (2.93%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.44%) NUnit
6 5 (2.44%) Moq
7 3 (1.46%) Toad
7 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.98%) Subversion
8 2 (0.98%) JIRA
8 2 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.49%) JUnit
9 1 (0.49%) Maven
9 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 65 (31.71%) Finance
2 39 (19.02%) Banking
3 18 (8.78%) Front Office
4 13 (6.34%) Retail
5 11 (5.37%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.41%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.93%) Billing
7 6 (2.93%) Marketing
8 4 (1.95%) Advertising
9 2 (0.98%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.98%) Legal
9 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.49%) Games
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 152 (74.15%) Developer
2 80 (39.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 33 (16.10%) Analyst
4 31 (15.12%) Business Developer
5 24 (11.71%) SQL Developer
6 22 (10.73%) Business Analyst
7 16 (7.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 13 (6.34%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (5.37%) .NET Developer
10 10 (4.88%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.88%) Business Objects Developer
11 8 (3.90%) Report Writer
12 7 (3.41%) Data Analyst
13 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Developer
14 5 (2.44%) Consultant
14 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Developer
14 5 (2.44%) ETL Developer
14 5 (2.44%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 5 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.54%) .NET
2 17 (8.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.39%) WPF
4 8 (3.90%) WCF
5 5 (2.44%) XML
5 5 (2.44%) JSON
6 4 (1.95%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.95%) WinForms
6 4 (1.95%) Middleware
7 3 (1.46%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.98%) jQuery
8 2 (0.98%) Ajax
8 2 (0.98%) Web Services
8 2 (0.98%) HTML
9 1 (0.49%) JMS
9 1 (0.49%) JMX
9 1 (0.49%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.49%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.85%) Market Risk
2 10 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.90%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.41%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.93%) Derivative
5 6 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.95%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.95%) Statistics
6 4 (1.95%) Grid Computing
6 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.46%) NHS
7 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (0.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (0.98%) Replication
9 1 (0.49%) DTV
9 1 (0.49%) Equities
9 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.49%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.49%) UNIX
1 1 (0.49%) Linux
1 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (77.07%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (21.46%) ETL
3 37 (18.05%) Data Modelling
4 26 (12.68%) Kimball Methodology
5 22 (10.73%) Analytics
5 22 (10.73%) Unit Testing
6 18 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (8.78%) User Stories
7 16 (7.80%) Dimensional Modelling
8 13 (6.34%) Data Analysis
9 11 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.37%) TDD
9 11 (5.37%) Software Testing
10 10 (4.88%) System Testing
10 10 (4.88%) Workflow
11 9 (4.39%) Risk Management
11 9 (4.39%) Data Analytics
12 8 (3.90%) Greeks
13 7 (3.41%) Data Management
13 7 (3.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (60.49%) SQL
2 64 (31.22%) T-SQL
3 45 (21.95%) C#
4 12 (5.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 8 (3.90%) VBA
6 4 (1.95%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.95%) C++
7 3 (1.46%) Java
8 2 (0.98%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 2 (0.98%) XAML
8 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.98%) C
9 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.49%) PHP
9 1 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (9.76%) Degree
2 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.44%) MCSE
4 4 (1.95%) MCSD
5 1 (0.49%) MCT
5 1 (0.49%) MBA
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) CRD IV
System Software
1 6 (2.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 68 (33.17%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.15%) Cognos
3 28 (13.66%) Business Objects
4 21 (10.24%) Tableau
5 11 (5.37%) Oracle
6 8 (3.90%) IBM
6 8 (3.90%) SAP
7 6 (2.93%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 4 (1.95%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.95%) Teradata
8 4 (1.95%) Infragistics
8 4 (1.95%) Sybase
9 2 (0.98%) Dundas
9 2 (0.98%) Informatica
10 1 (0.49%) SunGard
10 1 (0.49%) CA
10 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.49%) Talend
10 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + all inclusive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 26 days ago