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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Rank 658 641 628
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 3 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.039% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.014% 0.10% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 8
Median daily rate £600 £413 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
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
21318 21626 20289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.60% 37.89% 37.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14625 14536 12990
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 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 448 418
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.04 £18.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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)
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 3 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 30 July 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 -1 3 £600 +45.45% 9
London -12 2 £613 +25.64% 6
East Midlands - 1 £350 -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 12 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (61.54%) MDX
4 8 (61.54%) PowerPivot
4 8 (61.54%) Power BI
5 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Power View
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (30.77%) OLAP
8 4 (30.77%) ETL
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (23.08%) Tableau
10 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
10 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
10 2 (15.38%) Hadoop

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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (61.54%) Power BI
4 8 (61.54%) PowerPivot
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Power View
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) OLAP
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (15.38%) Big Data
9 2 (15.38%) Data Lake
9 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
9 2 (15.38%) SSDT
10 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SSAS Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Business Developer
4 3 (23.08%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Azure Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft BI Architect
5 2 (15.38%) SQL BI Architect
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) OLAP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Power BI Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) MDX
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Data Ingestion
5 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Tableau
3 2 (15.38%) MapR
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle