The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
England / South West
Rank 131 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.69% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £410 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
648 873 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.18% 29.16% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 649 507
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +1 1 £410 +9.33% 1
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for MDX.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP