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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 140 149 144
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing MDX 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.031% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.11% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £368 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £375 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
691 934 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.77% 29.26% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 684 519
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 28
Median hourly rate £23.78 £42.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.38% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.88 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £56.53 £50.00
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 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 10 December 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
Bristol +7 2 £368 -2.00%
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 West region with a requirement for MDX.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP