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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 337 304 301
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -3
Contract jobs citing MDX 62 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 1.25% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 65 58
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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
6284 6396 5891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.60% 29.43% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4620 4495 4286
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 56 52
Average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +76.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £82.25 £84.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 29 £470 -10.47% 13
Docklands, London - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (78.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 96 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 96 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 90 (70.31%) SQL
3 90 (70.31%) SQL Server
4 88 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (48.44%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (40.63%) ETL
7 51 (39.84%) T-SQL
8 50 (39.06%) Microsoft
9 42 (32.81%) OLAP
10 37 (28.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (21.88%) .NET
12 25 (19.53%) Finance
13 24 (18.75%) MS Excel
14 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
15 20 (15.63%) C#
15 20 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (12.50%) Oracle
17 16 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
18 15 (11.72%) Kimball Methodology
18 15 (11.72%) PowerPivot
19 14 (10.94%) Analytics
19 14 (10.94%) Data Modelling
19 14 (10.94%) Banking
20 12 (9.38%) Migration
20 12 (9.38%) Dimensional Modelling
21 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2005

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.78%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.78%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.78%) TPMS
Applications
1 24 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.72%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.78%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (78.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 96 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 90 (70.31%) SQL Server
4 88 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (48.44%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (32.81%) OLAP
7 37 (28.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 16 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
10 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (7.03%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (5.47%) Star Schema
12 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
12 7 (5.47%) QlikView
13 6 (4.69%) PerformancePoint
14 4 (3.13%) Spotfire
14 4 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
14 4 (3.13%) ProClarity
14 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.78%) ERwin
5 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Banking
3 11 (8.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Retail
4 7 (5.47%) Legal
5 6 (4.69%) Advertising
6 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.34%) Marketing
8 2 (1.56%) Games
9 1 (0.78%) Billing
9 1 (0.78%) Law
9 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 106 (82.81%) Developer
2 56 (43.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 30 (23.44%) SQL Developer
4 17 (13.28%) Microsoft Developer
5 16 (12.50%) Business Developer
6 13 (10.16%) Analyst
7 12 (9.38%) Consultant
8 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Consultant
11 4 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (3.13%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Business Analyst
12 3 (2.34%) DBA
12 3 (2.34%) .NET Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.88%) .NET
2 11 (8.59%) XML
3 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.13%) WCF
5 3 (2.34%) jQuery
5 3 (2.34%) CSS
5 3 (2.34%) HTML
6 2 (1.56%) Web Services
6 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.56%) HTML5
6 2 (1.56%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.78%) REST
7 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (0.78%) LINQ
7 1 (0.78%) Flash
7 1 (0.78%) XHTML
7 1 (0.78%) WSDL
7 1 (0.78%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.69%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.69%) Visualisation
2 6 (4.69%) NHS
2 6 (4.69%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.13%) User Experience
4 3 (2.34%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.34%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.34%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) Online Games
6 1 (0.78%) EPoS
6 1 (0.78%) Statistics
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.69%) Windows
2 5 (3.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (40.63%) ETL
3 17 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.72%) Kimball Methodology
5 14 (10.94%) Analytics
5 14 (10.94%) Data Modelling
6 12 (9.38%) Dimensional Modelling
6 12 (9.38%) Migration
7 10 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (7.03%) Inmon Methodology
9 6 (4.69%) Workflow
10 5 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.91%) Data Analysis
11 4 (3.13%) Project Management
11 4 (3.13%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.13%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.34%) ITIL V2
12 3 (2.34%) Service Management
12 3 (2.34%) ITIL
12 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 90 (70.31%) SQL
2 51 (39.84%) T-SQL
3 20 (15.63%) C#
4 8 (6.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 7 (5.47%) VBA
6 6 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.34%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 2 (1.56%) R
9 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.56%) Python
9 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.78%) VB
10 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.34%) MCITP
1 3 (2.34%) VCP4
2 2 (1.56%) MCSE
2 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.56%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.78%) MBA
3 1 (0.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 50 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.50%) Oracle
3 9 (7.03%) Tableau
4 8 (6.25%) SAP
5 4 (3.13%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.13%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 3 (2.34%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.56%) Primavera
7 2 (1.56%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.56%) Teradata
7 2 (1.56%) Sybase
7 2 (1.56%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.56%) Informatica
8 1 (0.78%) Sun
8 1 (0.78%) CA
8 1 (0.78%) Cognos
8 1 (0.78%) Nintex
8 1 (0.78%) Birst
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City of London
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Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
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Ortolan Group
Rate: Benefits
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