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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 140 128 120
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing MDX 4 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 1.00% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Average daily rate
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- £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £331
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -4.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
MDX
England

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
799 804 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.73% 28.39% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 454 537
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £16.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.96 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -8 3 - - 3
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) PowerPivot
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (28.57%) ERwin
5 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos
5 2 (28.57%) QlikView
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 1 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) NHS

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) QlikView
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) OLAP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ERwin
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
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