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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 146 131 110
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Contract jobs citing MDX 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.065% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.27% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £323 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% +17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £241 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £405 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
-47.94% -
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
885 743 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.82% 24.23% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 428 330
Average daily rate £363 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.57 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £21.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £140.00 £155.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 April 2015. 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 £400 +24.03% 1
Merseyside - 2 £335 - 3
Cheshire - 1 £475 - 1
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) ETL
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
9 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (16.67%) Cognos
9 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (16.67%) ERwin
9 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 2 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (16.67%) QlikView
10 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
10 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
10 1 (8.33%) SharePoint

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) QlikView
7 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (8.33%) OLAP
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) ERwin
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago