The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 79 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.10% 0.70% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 2.90% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MDX
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
237 207 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.01% 24.13% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 123 144
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau