The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Rank 631 636 626
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 3 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.048% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.014% 0.13% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 7
Median daily rate £463 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £338 £270
% change year-on-year
+37.03% +25.00%
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 Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21316 22213 20961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.98% 38.07% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14629 14896 13287
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 440 502 412
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the UK.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
England -7 3 £463 +15.62% 10
London -7 2 £488 +8.33% 7
City of London +24 1 £450 -10.00% 4
West Yorkshire +4 1 £463 -
Yorkshire 0 1 £463 +23.33%
Leeds -1 1 £463 -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Power BI
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (58.33%) PowerPivot
6 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
7 5 (41.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (41.67%) MDX
8 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
10 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (16.67%) SaaS

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top Related IT Skills 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (75.00%) Power BI
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (58.33%) PowerPivot
5 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (16.67%) Big Data
8 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
8 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (16.67%) OLAP
8 2 (16.67%) SSDT
9 1 (8.33%) Datazen
9 1 (8.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Architect
4 2 (16.67%) SQL BI Architect
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Architect
4 2 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) MDX
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) FMCG
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
5 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) MapR
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire
New Charter Group
Rate: £37,545
Posted: 23 days ago