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 22 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 353 289 336
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +47
Contract jobs citing MDX 72 145 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.58% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.84% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 110 62
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£450 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £309 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £190.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +638.43%
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
7396 7878 7768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.20% 31.30% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5315 5699 5441
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 47 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.88 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +2 30 £450 +12.50% 13
Docklands, London - - - -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 135 (74.59%) Business Intelligence
2 121 (66.85%) SQL
3 115 (63.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 98 (54.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 96 (53.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 95 (52.49%) SQL Server
7 91 (50.28%) Data Warehouse
8 65 (35.91%) Microsoft
9 59 (32.60%) T-SQL
10 49 (27.07%) Finance
11 45 (24.86%) ETL
12 44 (24.31%) MS Excel
12 44 (24.31%) OLAP
13 39 (21.55%) C#
14 33 (18.23%) Banking
15 31 (17.13%) .NET
15 31 (17.13%) Data Modelling
15 31 (17.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (14.92%) Business Objects
17 25 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (13.81%) Kimball Methodology
18 23 (12.71%) PowerPivot
18 23 (12.71%) Cognos
19 22 (12.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 21 (11.60%) SharePoint
21 20 (11.05%) SQL Server 2012
22 17 (9.39%) User Stories
22 17 (9.39%) Dimensional Modelling
22 17 (9.39%) ProClarity
22 17 (9.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 21 (11.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.10%) SAS
4 1 (0.55%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (24.31%) MS Excel
2 23 (12.71%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Adaptiv
1 2 (1.10%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (63.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 98 (54.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 96 (53.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 95 (52.49%) SQL Server
5 91 (50.28%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (24.31%) OLAP
7 31 (17.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (12.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 20 (11.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (9.39%) ProClarity
11 16 (8.84%) Data Mining
12 14 (7.73%) Data Mart
13 12 (6.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (6.63%) Relational Database
14 11 (6.08%) PerformancePoint
15 10 (5.52%) Star Schema
16 9 (4.97%) Hadoop
16 9 (4.97%) QlikView
17 8 (4.42%) Big Data
18 7 (3.87%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (9.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 14 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (7.18%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.18%) ERwin
4 6 (3.31%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.66%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.66%) Toad
6 2 (1.10%) NUnit
6 2 (1.10%) Subversion
6 2 (1.10%) Moq
6 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (1.10%) JIRA
7 1 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.55%) Maven
7 1 (0.55%) JUnit
7 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 49 (27.07%) Finance
2 33 (18.23%) Banking
3 16 (8.84%) Front Office
4 13 (7.18%) Retail
5 12 (6.63%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.97%) Marketing
7 7 (3.87%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.21%) Billing
8 4 (2.21%) Advertising
9 2 (1.10%) Games
9 2 (1.10%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 134 (74.03%) Developer
2 61 (33.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 32 (17.68%) Analyst
4 31 (17.13%) SQL Developer
5 26 (14.36%) Business Developer
6 21 (11.60%) Business Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 12 (6.63%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.52%) Business Objects Developer
11 9 (4.97%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 9 (4.97%) Report Writer
12 8 (4.42%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.87%) Data Analyst
14 6 (3.31%) SQL Server Developer
14 6 (3.31%) ETL Developer
14 6 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Developer
15 5 (2.76%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 5 (2.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.13%) .NET
2 10 (5.52%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.42%) WPF
4 6 (3.31%) WCF
5 5 (2.76%) XML
6 4 (2.21%) Middleware
6 4 (2.21%) WinForms
6 4 (2.21%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.21%) JSON
7 2 (1.10%) HTML
7 2 (1.10%) Ajax
7 2 (1.10%) jQuery
7 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.55%) HTML5
8 1 (0.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.55%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.55%) Spring
8 1 (0.55%) JMX
8 1 (0.55%) JMS
8 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.08%) Market Risk
2 10 (5.52%) Visualisation
3 9 (4.97%) Fixed Income
3 9 (4.97%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.31%) Derivative
6 4 (2.21%) User Experience
6 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.21%) Grid Computing
7 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.10%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (1.10%) Online Games
8 2 (1.10%) NHS
8 2 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (1.10%) Replication
9 1 (0.55%) EPoS
9 1 (0.55%) Equities
9 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.55%) UNIX
1 1 (0.55%) Linux
1 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (74.59%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (24.86%) ETL
3 31 (17.13%) Data Modelling
4 25 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (13.81%) Kimball Methodology
5 17 (9.39%) User Stories
5 17 (9.39%) Dimensional Modelling
6 16 (8.84%) Unit Testing
7 14 (7.73%) Data Analysis
7 14 (7.73%) Analytics
8 12 (6.63%) TDD
9 10 (5.52%) Risk Management
9 10 (5.52%) Workflow
9 10 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (4.97%) Greeks
11 7 (3.87%) OO
11 7 (3.87%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.31%) MVC
12 6 (3.31%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.31%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 121 (66.85%) SQL
2 59 (32.60%) T-SQL
3 39 (21.55%) C#
4 9 (4.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.76%) VBA
7 4 (2.21%) C++
8 3 (1.66%) Java
8 3 (1.66%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.10%) XAML
9 2 (1.10%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.10%) C
10 1 (0.55%) VB
10 1 (0.55%) PHP
10 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (8.84%) Degree
2 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.76%) MCSE
4 4 (2.21%) MCSD
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.55%) MCT
5 1 (0.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 65 (35.91%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.92%) Business Objects
3 23 (12.71%) Cognos
4 15 (8.29%) Tableau
5 13 (7.18%) Oracle
6 7 (3.87%) IBM
7 5 (2.76%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 4 (2.21%) DevExpress
8 4 (2.21%) Teradata
8 4 (2.21%) Infragistics
8 4 (2.21%) Sybase
8 4 (2.21%) SAP
9 2 (1.10%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.10%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.10%) Dundas
10 1 (0.55%) Informatica
10 1 (0.55%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.55%) SunGard
10 1 (0.55%) CA
10 1 (0.55%) Talend
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £360 - £410 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £601 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago