The first table below looks at the demand for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank - 69 84
Contract jobs citing MDX 0 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.96% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.07% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Average daily rate
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- £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £190.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +638.43%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
366 358 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.33% 31.40% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 206 242
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 22
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -14.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
MDX
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MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Polish Language
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Polish Language
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle