The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 25 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.54% 0.70% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £366 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 64 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.98% 45.07% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 45
Median daily rate £285 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MDX
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Stafford -2 1 £325 -27.77%
MDX
West Midlands

MDX
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MDX.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Multidimensional Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SSAS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Multidimensional Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft