The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 227 218 243
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing MDX 12 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.24% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.95% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £281 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £424 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £190.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +638.43%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2271 2211 2302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.77% 24.89% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1242 1182
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 81
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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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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
Surrey +5 5 £348 -26.84% 2
Hampshire - 4 £243 - 1
Berkshire -1 1 £268 -10.83% 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 £270 - 1
Kent - - - -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (68.00%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (52.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (44.00%) OLAP
5 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) SAP
8 5 (20.00%) C#
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) ETL
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (16.00%) NHS
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.00%) .NET
9 4 (16.00%) CRM
10 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
10 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 3 (12.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) ABAP
10 3 (12.00%) VBA
10 3 (12.00%) SAP BW

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (12.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (12.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (8.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (52.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (44.00%) OLAP
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (12.00%) SAP BW
9 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (8.00%) QlikView
10 2 (8.00%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (8.00%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (8.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 2 (8.00%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (8.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (8.00%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Report Developer
7 3 (12.00%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) SAP BW Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Report Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Business Objects Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Cognos Developer
8 2 (8.00%) MI Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Cognos BI Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Consultant
9 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) LAMP
5 1 (4.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) WAMP
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) ETL
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) ABAP
5 3 (12.00%) VBA
6 2 (8.00%) VB6
6 2 (8.00%) VB
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Delphi
7 1 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.00%) Cognos
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago