The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
England / North West
Rank 129 157 136
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Contract jobs citing MDX 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.052% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.19% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £400 £263 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -40.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
836 1063 835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.70% 27.84% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 696 541
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 51 24
Median hourly rate £42.75 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.54% +64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.93 £19.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Manchester +12 3 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 North West region with a requirement for MDX.

1 14 (60.87%) ETL
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (52.17%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (43.48%) Finance
6 8 (34.78%) Hyperion
6 8 (34.78%) Essbase
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (30.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
9 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
9 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
10 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
10 4 (17.39%) Star Schema
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 4 (17.39%) ERwin
10 4 (17.39%) Scrum
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Data Mart
10 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (52.17%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (34.78%) Essbase
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (17.39%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (17.39%) Data Mart
7 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Star Schema
8 3 (13.04%) OLAP
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (13.04%) Power BI
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) ERwin
1 4 (17.39%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Local Government
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (26.09%) OBIEE Developer
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Hyperion Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Essbase Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) DHTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ETL
2 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (30.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
8 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
8 1 (4.35%) DRM
8 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Hyperion
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Talend
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago