The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 110 86
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Contract jobs citing MDX 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 0.55% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 542 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.79% 28.29% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 327 289
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing MDX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MDX across the Manchester region.

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the Manchester region.

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MDX
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 - -
Bolton +1 1 - -
MDX
North West

MDX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MDX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for MDX.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Power BI
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) Tableau
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Essbase
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) VBA
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
6 1 (16.67%) DRM

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) Power BI
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Essbase Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau