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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Rank 590 579 545
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -34
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 19 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.061% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 7
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£456 £413 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +37.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £230 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £525
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
20903 19772 18648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.09% 37.36% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14038 12770 11425
Average daily rate £400 £388 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 403 588
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.69 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 19 £456 +41.47% 8
London +8 11 £463 +12.12% 6
City of London - 9 £500 - 5
South East -8 5 £375 +38.88%
Surrey - 2 - -
Woking - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £413 -
Kent - 1 £375 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £325 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 2
Leeds - 1 - -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

1 42 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (81.25%) SQL
2 39 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 35 (72.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (72.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 32 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (56.25%) MDX
6 26 (54.17%) PowerPivot
7 24 (50.00%) ETL
7 24 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (47.92%) MS Excel
9 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
9 20 (41.67%) T-SQL
10 19 (39.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
12 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (22.92%) Retail
15 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
15 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Power View
16 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
16 8 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (14.58%) C#
18 6 (12.50%) .NET
19 5 (10.42%) OLAP
19 5 (10.42%) Business Objects
19 5 (10.42%) Web Services
19 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
19 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis Expressions (DAX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (54.17%) PowerPivot
2 23 (47.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 35 (72.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 35 (72.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 32 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (39.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Power View
7 5 (10.42%) OLAP
7 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (8.33%) Star Schema
8 4 (8.33%) Data Mart
9 3 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (4.17%) SSDT
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
11 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
11 1 (2.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 15 (31.25%) SQL Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Consultant
5 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 7 (14.58%) Business Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Business Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft BI Consultant
10 1 (2.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) MDX
2 6 (12.50%) .NET
3 5 (10.42%) Web Services
4 3 (6.25%) XML
4 3 (6.25%) ODBC
4 3 (6.25%) OLE
5 2 (4.17%) CSS
5 2 (4.17%) jQuery
5 2 (4.17%) Highcharts JS
6 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (50.00%) ETL
3 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (8.33%) ETL Development
7 4 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (6.25%) Data Management
8 3 (6.25%) Complex ETL
8 3 (6.25%) Master Data Management
8 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.17%) Content Management
9 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) SQL
2 20 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (14.58%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) C
5 2 (4.17%) R
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) MCSE
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Sun
4 2 (4.17%) Nintex
5 1 (2.08%) TARGIT
5 1 (2.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
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