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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 253 240 235
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing MDX 18 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 1.40% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 10
Median daily rate £375 £345 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +17.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £209 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.58%
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
2388 2280 2116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.21% 23.87% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1421 1213
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 30 48
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +16 9 £450 +28.57%
Berkshire -9 3 £350 -6.66% 5
Hampshire +2 2 £338 -27.02% 2
West Sussex -31 2 £351 +3.30%
Buckinghamshire +11 1 £375 +41.50%
Kent -13 1 £375 +15.38%
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 25 (92.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 21 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (62.96%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (55.56%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) ETL
7 10 (37.04%) Data Modelling
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 9 (33.33%) Scrum
8 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (29.63%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (25.93%) Dimensional Modelling
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) Project Management
12 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
13 4 (14.81%) OLAP
13 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (14.81%) Requirements Management
13 4 (14.81%) Bug Management
13 4 (14.81%) Tableau
14 3 (11.11%) Power BI
14 3 (11.11%) Degree
14 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management

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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 21 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (14.81%) OLAP
7 3 (11.11%) Power BI
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (7.41%) Big Data
8 2 (7.41%) DB2
8 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (7.41%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (7.41%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (7.41%) QlikView
9 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (3.70%) Data Mart
9 1 (3.70%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) SSIS Developer
3 13 (48.15%) SSRS Developer
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (25.93%) SSAS Developer
7 6 (22.22%) Report Developer
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (14.81%) Business Developer
9 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (14.81%) SQL BI Developer
10 3 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Consultant
11 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Architect
11 2 (7.41%) ETL Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
11 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (44.44%) ETL
3 10 (37.04%) Data Modelling
4 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (25.93%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) Bug Management
8 4 (14.81%) Requirements Management
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.70%) CRM
10 1 (3.70%) Data Management
10 1 (3.70%) ERP
10 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
10 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.70%) Migration
10 1 (3.70%) SDLC
10 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Tableau
3 2 (7.41%) Teradata
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix