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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 311 265 336
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +71
Contract jobs citing MDX 107 155 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.64% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 2.04% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 112 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 £334 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
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 - £190.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +638.43%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7236 7612 7591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.79% 31.36% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5146 5486 5303
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 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 76 81
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 29 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 29 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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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 +11 39 £500 +17.64% 11
Bexley - - - -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 157 (76.59%) Business Intelligence
2 127 (61.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 123 (60.00%) SQL
4 116 (56.59%) SQL Server
5 113 (55.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 109 (53.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 105 (51.22%) Data Warehouse
8 69 (33.66%) Microsoft
9 67 (32.68%) Finance
10 62 (30.24%) T-SQL
11 50 (24.39%) OLAP
12 47 (22.93%) C#
13 46 (22.44%) MS Excel
14 43 (20.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 42 (20.49%) ETL
16 40 (19.51%) Banking
17 39 (19.02%) .NET
18 37 (18.05%) Data Modelling
19 34 (16.59%) SharePoint
20 29 (14.15%) Cognos
21 28 (13.66%) Business Objects
21 28 (13.66%) PowerPivot
21 28 (13.66%) SQL Server 2012
22 27 (13.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 24 (11.71%) Kimball Methodology
24 22 (10.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
24 22 (10.73%) PerformancePoint
25 21 (10.24%) Unit Testing
25 21 (10.24%) Analytics
26 20 (9.76%) Tableau

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 34 (16.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.98%) SAS
4 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (22.44%) MS Excel
2 28 (13.66%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (1.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
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 5 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (61.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 116 (56.59%) SQL Server
3 113 (55.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 109 (53.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 105 (51.22%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (24.39%) OLAP
7 43 (20.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (13.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (13.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 22 (10.73%) PerformancePoint
11 20 (9.76%) ProClarity
12 19 (9.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (7.32%) Data Mining
14 14 (6.83%) Relational Database
15 13 (6.34%) Data Mart
16 11 (5.37%) OLTP
17 10 (4.88%) QlikView
18 8 (3.90%) Big Data
18 8 (3.90%) Star Schema
19 7 (3.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (10.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 16 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (7.80%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.85%) ERwin
4 6 (2.93%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.44%) Moq
5 5 (2.44%) NUnit
6 3 (1.46%) Toad
6 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.98%) JIRA
7 2 (0.98%) Subversion
8 1 (0.49%) Maven
8 1 (0.49%) JUnit
8 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 67 (32.68%) Finance
2 40 (19.51%) Banking
3 19 (9.27%) Front Office
4 13 (6.34%) Retail
5 12 (5.85%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.41%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.93%) Marketing
7 6 (2.93%) Billing
8 4 (1.95%) Advertising
9 2 (0.98%) Legal
9 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.98%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Games
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%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 12 (5.85%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.85%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.37%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.88%) Business Objects Developer
12 8 (3.90%) Report Writer
13 7 (3.41%) Data Analyst
14 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Developer
14 6 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Developer
15 5 (2.44%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 5 (2.44%) ETL Developer
15 5 (2.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.02%) .NET
2 17 (8.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.39%) WPF
4 8 (3.90%) WCF
5 5 (2.44%) JSON
5 5 (2.44%) XML
6 4 (1.95%) Middleware
6 4 (1.95%) WinForms
6 4 (1.95%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.46%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (0.98%) jQuery
8 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.98%) HTML
8 2 (0.98%) Ajax
8 2 (0.98%) Web Services
9 1 (0.49%) JMS
9 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.49%) Spring
9 1 (0.49%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.85%) Market Risk
2 10 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 9 (4.39%) Fixed Income
4 8 (3.90%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.93%) Derivative
7 4 (1.95%) Grid Computing
7 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.95%) Statistics
7 4 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.46%) NHS
9 2 (0.98%) Replication
9 2 (0.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.49%) Equities
10 1 (0.49%) DTV
10 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.49%) Online Games
10 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.49%) UNIX
1 1 (0.49%) Linux
1 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (76.59%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (20.49%) ETL
3 37 (18.05%) Data Modelling
4 24 (11.71%) Kimball Methodology
5 21 (10.24%) Analytics
5 21 (10.24%) Unit Testing
6 18 (8.78%) User Stories
7 17 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (7.80%) Dimensional Modelling
9 13 (6.34%) Data Analysis
10 11 (5.37%) Software Testing
10 11 (5.37%) TDD
11 10 (4.88%) Risk Management
11 10 (4.88%) Workflow
11 10 (4.88%) System Testing
11 10 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.39%) Data Analytics
12 9 (4.39%) Greeks
13 7 (3.41%) Data Cleansing
13 7 (3.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 123 (60.00%) SQL
2 62 (30.24%) T-SQL
3 47 (22.93%) 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%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.98%) C
8 2 (0.98%) XAML
9 1 (0.49%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 1 (0.49%) Python
9 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.49%) PHP
9 1 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
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%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.49%) MCT
5 1 (0.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) CRD IV
System Software
1 5 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 69 (33.66%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.15%) Cognos
3 28 (13.66%) Business Objects
4 20 (9.76%) Tableau
5 11 (5.37%) Oracle
6 8 (3.90%) SAP
6 8 (3.90%) IBM
7 5 (2.44%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 4 (1.95%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.95%) Infragistics
8 4 (1.95%) Teradata
8 4 (1.95%) Sybase
9 2 (0.98%) Dundas
9 2 (0.98%) Informatica
10 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.49%) Talend
10 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.49%) SunGard
10 1 (0.49%) CA
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + all inclusive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago