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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 322 244 370
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +126
Contract jobs citing MDX 90 137 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.63% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 2.20% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 98 36
Average daily rate £450 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - £41.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7050 6222 7714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.11% 28.77% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5075 4508 5114
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £161.50 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 37 £500 -9.09% 11
Bexley - - - -
Bexleyheath - - - -
Croydon - - - -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 158 (82.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 152 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
3 138 (71.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 133 (69.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 110 (57.29%) SQL
6 106 (55.21%) SQL Server
7 103 (53.65%) Data Warehouse
8 64 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 64 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 57 (29.69%) Finance
10 56 (29.17%) OLAP
11 50 (26.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 44 (22.92%) MS Excel
13 42 (21.88%) SharePoint
14 40 (20.83%) .NET
15 36 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
16 35 (18.23%) C#
17 33 (17.19%) ETL
18 32 (16.67%) Oracle
18 32 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 28 (14.58%) PowerPivot
20 25 (13.02%) Kimball Methodology
21 23 (11.98%) Banking
22 19 (9.90%) PL/SQL
22 19 (9.90%) Analytics
23 17 (8.85%) PerformancePoint
23 17 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server
23 17 (8.85%) Data Modelling
24 16 (8.33%) Unit Testing
24 16 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 28 (14.58%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (2.08%) Magento
2 3 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.04%) Adaptiv
3 2 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (82.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 138 (71.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 133 (69.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 106 (55.21%) SQL Server
5 103 (53.65%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (29.17%) OLAP
7 50 (26.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (8.85%) PerformancePoint
11 16 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (7.81%) Oracle Database
13 12 (6.25%) ProClarity
14 11 (5.73%) QlikView
15 8 (4.17%) Relational Database
16 7 (3.65%) Oracle OLAP
16 7 (3.65%) Star Schema
16 7 (3.65%) OLTP
17 6 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.69%) NUnit
4 5 (2.60%) Moq
5 4 (2.08%) CruiseControl
5 4 (2.08%) Subversion
5 4 (2.08%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.56%) ERwin
6 3 (1.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.04%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.52%) Toad
8 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (29.69%) Finance
2 23 (11.98%) Banking
3 10 (5.21%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.13%) Retail
4 6 (3.13%) Front Office
5 5 (2.60%) Marketing
6 4 (2.08%) German Language
6 4 (2.08%) Back Office
7 3 (1.56%) Billing
7 3 (1.56%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.04%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Games
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 160 (83.33%) Developer
2 96 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 35 (18.23%) Business Developer
4 24 (12.50%) Analyst
4 24 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 17 (8.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 13 (6.77%) Consultant
7 10 (5.21%) Business Analyst
7 10 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 9 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.69%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
9 8 (4.17%) Report Developer
10 7 (3.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (3.65%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
12 5 (2.60%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 4 (2.08%) SQL Server BI Developer
13 4 (2.08%) C# Developer
13 4 (2.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.83%) .NET
2 12 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.17%) WCF
4 7 (3.65%) JSON
5 6 (3.13%) WPF
5 6 (3.13%) XML
6 5 (2.60%) LINQ
7 4 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.56%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (1.56%) jQuery
8 3 (1.56%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.56%) Ajax
8 3 (1.56%) HTML
9 2 (1.04%) Web Services
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.52%) Ext JS
10 1 (0.52%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.52%) DHTML
10 1 (0.52%) Struts
10 1 (0.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.73%) Market Risk
2 9 (4.69%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.60%) NHS
4 4 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.08%) Statistics
4 4 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.08%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.52%) DTV
6 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.52%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.52%) Derivative
6 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.52%) Online Games
6 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (17.19%) ETL
3 25 (13.02%) Kimball Methodology
4 19 (9.90%) Analytics
5 17 (8.85%) Data Modelling
6 16 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 13 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (6.25%) OO
9 11 (5.73%) Workflow
10 10 (5.21%) Scrum
11 9 (4.69%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
12 8 (4.17%) User Stories
13 7 (3.65%) Inmon Methodology
13 7 (3.65%) Data Cleansing
13 7 (3.65%) CRM
14 6 (3.13%) Migration
14 6 (3.13%) MVC
14 6 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (57.29%) SQL
2 64 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 35 (18.23%) C#
4 19 (9.90%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.69%) Java
6 8 (4.17%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 6 (3.13%) F#
8 5 (2.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (2.08%) VBA
9 4 (2.08%) PHP
10 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.52%) Python
10 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) CRD IV
System Software
1 7 (3.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 64 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.67%) Oracle
3 14 (7.29%) Cognos
4 13 (6.77%) Tableau
5 12 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 10 (5.21%) SAP
7 7 (3.65%) Actuate
7 7 (3.65%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 4 (2.08%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.56%) IBM
10 2 (1.04%) Informatica
11 1 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.52%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.52%) Teradata
11 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.52%) SunGard
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