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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 337 280 340
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +60
Contract jobs citing MDX 72 148 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.59% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.85% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 110 58
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £312 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
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
7382 8002 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.41% 31.75% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5154 5785 5523
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 53 78
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 August 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 August 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 +8 29 £500 +21.21% 14
Docklands, London - - - -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 140 (75.27%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (62.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 116 (62.37%) SQL
4 103 (55.38%) SQL Server
4 103 (55.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 100 (53.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 98 (52.69%) Data Warehouse
7 66 (35.48%) Microsoft
8 56 (30.11%) Finance
9 54 (29.03%) T-SQL
10 49 (26.34%) OLAP
11 46 (24.73%) MS Excel
12 45 (24.19%) C#
13 41 (22.04%) ETL
14 37 (19.89%) Data Modelling
14 37 (19.89%) Banking
14 37 (19.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 34 (18.28%) .NET
16 29 (15.59%) Business Objects
16 29 (15.59%) SharePoint
17 27 (14.52%) PowerPivot
18 24 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
18 24 (12.90%) Kimball Methodology
19 23 (12.37%) Cognos
19 23 (12.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 19 (10.22%) Front Office
20 19 (10.22%) PerformancePoint
20 19 (10.22%) Unit Testing
20 19 (10.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
21 18 (9.68%) Tableau

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (15.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.08%) SAS
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 46 (24.73%) MS Excel
2 27 (14.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.54%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (62.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 103 (55.38%) SQL Server
2 103 (55.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 100 (53.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 98 (52.69%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (26.34%) OLAP
6 37 (19.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (12.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 19 (10.22%) PerformancePoint
10 17 (9.14%) ProClarity
11 16 (8.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (8.60%) Data Mining
12 14 (7.53%) Data Mart
13 13 (6.99%) Relational Database
14 10 (5.38%) QlikView
15 9 (4.84%) Hadoop
15 9 (4.84%) OLTP
16 8 (4.30%) Star Schema
16 8 (4.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (10.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 15 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.99%) Visual Studio
4 12 (6.45%) ERwin
5 6 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.69%) Moq
6 5 (2.69%) NUnit
7 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.61%) Toad
8 2 (1.08%) JIRA
8 2 (1.08%) Subversion
9 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.54%) Maven
9 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.54%) JUnit
General
1 56 (30.11%) Finance
2 37 (19.89%) Banking
3 19 (10.22%) Front Office
4 12 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.45%) Retail
5 10 (5.38%) Marketing
6 7 (3.76%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.23%) Billing
8 4 (2.15%) Advertising
9 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.08%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.08%) Games
10 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Legal
10 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (74.19%) Developer
2 68 (36.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 32 (17.20%) Analyst
4 31 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 25 (13.44%) SQL Developer
6 22 (11.83%) Business Analyst
7 14 (7.53%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.99%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 13 (6.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 12 (6.45%) .NET Developer
10 11 (5.91%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.38%) Business Objects Developer
12 8 (4.30%) Report Writer
13 7 (3.76%) Data Analyst
14 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
14 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Developer
14 6 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (2.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 5 (2.69%) ETL Developer
15 5 (2.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.28%) .NET
2 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.84%) WPF
4 8 (4.30%) WCF
5 6 (3.23%) XML
6 5 (2.69%) JSON
7 4 (2.15%) Middleware
7 4 (2.15%) WinForms
8 3 (1.61%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.08%) HTML
9 2 (1.08%) Ajax
9 2 (1.08%) jQuery
9 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.54%) HTML5
10 1 (0.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.54%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.54%) Spring
10 1 (0.54%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Market Risk
2 10 (5.38%) Visualisation
3 9 (4.84%) Fixed Income
4 8 (4.30%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (3.23%) Derivative
7 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.15%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.61%) NHS
9 2 (1.08%) Replication
9 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.08%) Statistics
9 2 (1.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (1.08%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.08%) Online Games
10 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.54%) Equities
10 1 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.54%) UNIX
1 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (75.27%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (22.04%) ETL
3 37 (19.89%) Data Modelling
4 24 (12.90%) Kimball Methodology
5 19 (10.22%) Unit Testing
6 17 (9.14%) Analytics
6 17 (9.14%) User Stories
7 16 (8.60%) Dimensional Modelling
8 15 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (6.99%) Data Analysis
10 12 (6.45%) TDD
11 10 (5.38%) Risk Management
11 10 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.84%) Software Testing
12 9 (4.84%) Greeks
12 9 (4.84%) Workflow
13 8 (4.30%) System Testing
14 7 (3.76%) OO
14 7 (3.76%) E-Commerce
15 6 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 116 (62.37%) SQL
2 54 (29.03%) T-SQL
3 45 (24.19%) C#
4 12 (6.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (2.69%) VBA
6 4 (2.15%) C++
6 4 (2.15%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.61%) Java
8 2 (1.08%) XAML
8 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.08%) C
8 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.08%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 1 (0.54%) VB
9 1 (0.54%) PHP
9 1 (0.54%) Python
9 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (9.68%) Degree
2 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.69%) MCSE
4 4 (2.15%) MCSD
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.54%) MCT
5 1 (0.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) CRD IV
1 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 66 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.59%) Business Objects
3 23 (12.37%) Cognos
4 18 (9.68%) Tableau
5 10 (5.38%) Oracle
6 8 (4.30%) SAP
7 7 (3.76%) IBM
8 5 (2.69%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 4 (2.15%) Infragistics
9 4 (2.15%) Teradata
9 4 (2.15%) Sybase
9 4 (2.15%) DevExpress
10 2 (1.08%) Informatica
10 2 (1.08%) Dundas
11 1 (0.54%) Talend
11 1 (0.54%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.54%) SunGard
11 1 (0.54%) CA
11 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
London
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £235.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago