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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 336 310 315
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs citing MDX 50 91 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.42% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 1.42% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 72 42
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£425 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £375 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
6178 6407 6168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.87% 29.31% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4625 4562 4472
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £297 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 60
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £21.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +60.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £77.50 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -6 19 £470 -10.47% 11
Docklands, London - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 86 (78.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 83 (76.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (72.48%) SQL Server
4 76 (69.72%) Business Intelligence
5 74 (67.89%) SQL
6 70 (64.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (42.20%) ETL
8 44 (40.37%) OLAP
9 43 (39.45%) T-SQL
9 43 (39.45%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (39.45%) Microsoft
10 30 (27.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (20.18%) MS Excel
12 21 (19.27%) Finance
13 20 (18.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (17.43%) C#
14 19 (17.43%) .NET
15 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (15.60%) OLAP Cube
16 15 (13.76%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (13.76%) Kimball Methodology
16 15 (13.76%) Oracle
17 13 (11.93%) Dimensional Modelling
18 12 (11.01%) Banking
18 12 (11.01%) Migration
18 12 (11.01%) SharePoint
19 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2005
19 11 (10.09%) PowerPivot
20 9 (8.26%) Oracle Reports
20 9 (8.26%) Analytics

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (11.01%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.92%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.92%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.92%) TPMS
Applications
1 22 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.09%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.92%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.92%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (78.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 83 (76.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (72.48%) SQL Server
4 70 (64.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (40.37%) OLAP
6 43 (39.45%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (27.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (18.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (15.60%) OLAP Cube
10 15 (13.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (8.26%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (7.34%) Star Schema
14 7 (6.42%) PerformancePoint
15 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
15 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
16 5 (4.59%) DB2
16 5 (4.59%) Data Mining
16 5 (4.59%) ProClarity
17 4 (3.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.92%) ERwin
4 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Banking
3 8 (7.34%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.50%) Marketing
4 6 (5.50%) Advertising
4 6 (5.50%) Retail
5 3 (2.75%) Games
5 3 (2.75%) Legal
5 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) Front Office
6 1 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 91 (83.49%) Developer
2 44 (40.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 29 (26.61%) SQL Developer
4 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Developer
5 12 (11.01%) Business Developer
5 12 (11.01%) Consultant
6 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Consultant
9 4 (3.67%) Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) DBA
10 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (2.75%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Consultant
10 3 (2.75%) ETL Developer
10 3 (2.75%) Report Writer
10 3 (2.75%) Microsoft BI Consultant
11 2 (1.83%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (1.83%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.43%) .NET
2 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.50%) XML
4 4 (3.67%) WCF
5 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.92%) WSDL
6 1 (0.92%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.92%) HTML
6 1 (0.92%) Flash
6 1 (0.92%) Web Services
6 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.92%) LINQ
6 1 (0.92%) jQuery
6 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (0.92%) HTML5
6 1 (0.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.67%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.75%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.75%) Online Games
3 3 (2.75%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.83%) User Experience
4 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.83%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) NHS
5 1 (0.92%) EPoS
5 1 (0.92%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.59%) UNIX
1 5 (4.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (69.72%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (42.20%) ETL
3 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.76%) Kimball Methodology
5 13 (11.93%) Dimensional Modelling
6 12 (11.01%) Migration
7 9 (8.26%) Analytics
8 8 (7.34%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.42%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.42%) Inmon Methodology
10 5 (4.59%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.67%) Scrum
12 3 (2.75%) RAD
12 3 (2.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (2.75%) Workflow
12 3 (2.75%) Data Migration
12 3 (2.75%) Data Virtualisation
13 2 (1.83%) Database Tuning
13 2 (1.83%) TDD
13 2 (1.83%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.89%) SQL
2 43 (39.45%) T-SQL
3 19 (17.43%) C#
4 7 (6.42%) VBA
5 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.75%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (1.83%) Python
7 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.92%) VB
8 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 2 (1.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.92%) MBA
2 1 (0.92%) MCTS
2 1 (0.92%) MCITP
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (39.45%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.76%) Oracle
3 8 (7.34%) SAP
4 5 (4.59%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.59%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 5 (4.59%) Tableau
5 3 (2.75%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.83%) Teradata
6 2 (1.83%) Sybase
6 2 (1.83%) Primavera
6 2 (1.83%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.83%) Informatica
7 1 (0.92%) CA
7 1 (0.92%) Cognos
7 1 (0.92%) Birst
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