The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Rank 579 542 -
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.004% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.011% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £313 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20800 17600 21068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.94% 36.88% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13477 10833 12444
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 629 742
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 18 April 2014.

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 13 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -80 8 £400 +28.00% 2
London - 7 £400 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
North East - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Dartford - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) PowerPivot
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) MDX
3 4 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Web Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) Information Management
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) SAS
5 2 (25.00%) Games
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) ProClarity
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) MDX
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Web Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Information Management
4 2 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) comScore
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Lattice Semiconductor
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