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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 27 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.47% 1.47% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 3.45% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £425 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +61.90%
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
West Midlands

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
71 58 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.65% 42.65% 35.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 26
Median daily rate £325 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MDX.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Multidimensional Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

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 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Multidimensional Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft