The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 121 130 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing MDX 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.091% 0.19% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.93% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £351 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MDX
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
615 648 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.99% 20.02% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 342 429
Median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MDX
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +7 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £350 -
MDX
UK

MDX
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MDX.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Excel Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau