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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 258 240 240
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs citing MDX 14 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 1.04% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 9
Median daily rate £381 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £305 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.50 -
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
2361 2503 2260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.84% 26.03% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1503 1639 1267
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 47 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 23 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
Oxfordshire -7 6 £390 -2.50%
Buckinghamshire +12 3 £325 -
Berkshire +10 3 £388 +19.23%
Surrey +1 2 £388 +24.00% 1
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 South East region with a requirement for MDX.

1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 30 (90.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
4 26 (78.79%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (51.52%) SQL
7 15 (45.45%) ETL
8 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
9 12 (36.36%) Scrum
10 11 (33.33%) Automated Testing
11 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
12 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
13 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (15.15%) Bug Management
14 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
14 5 (15.15%) Project Management
15 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
15 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (9.09%) Big Data
16 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
16 3 (9.09%) Degree
16 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
16 3 (9.09%) OLAP

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (90.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
4 26 (78.79%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (9.09%) Big Data
9 3 (9.09%) OLAP
10 2 (6.06%) BigQuery
10 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
10 2 (6.06%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (6.06%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (6.06%) QlikView
10 2 (6.06%) Spotfire
11 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
11 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
11 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) SSIS Developer
3 19 (57.58%) SSRS Developer
4 16 (48.48%) SQL Developer
5 14 (42.42%) SSAS Developer
6 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (27.27%) Report Developer
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (12.12%) SQL BI Developer
11 3 (9.09%) Business Developer
11 3 (9.09%) ETL Developer
11 3 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
12 2 (6.06%) Consultant
12 2 (6.06%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
12 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
13 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 1 (3.03%) QlikView Developer
13 1 (3.03%) SQL BI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (45.45%) ETL
3 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (15.15%) Bug Management
7 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.06%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (6.06%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (6.06%) ETL Development
11 1 (3.03%) Analytics
11 1 (3.03%) Data Architecture
11 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (3.03%) SDLC
11 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix