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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Rank 592 629 642
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 22 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.036% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.094% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 2
Median daily rate £400 £403 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +18.51%
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
20189 21206 21210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.73% 38.56% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13844 14473 14427
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £589 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 540 419
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 10 December 2016.

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 14 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 10 December 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 +20 22 £400 -0.62% 13
London +6 11 £438 -2.77% 11
Yorkshire - 7 £313 -
Leeds - 5 £413 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £413 -
East Midlands - 3 £375 -
City of London -13 2 £500 +11.11% 3
South Yorkshire - 2 £263 -
Doncaster - 2 £263 -
Derby - 1 £363 -
Derbyshire - 1 £363 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £388 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £388 -
North East - 1 £388 -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 22 (88.00%) Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (52.00%) MDX
5 13 (52.00%) Power BI
6 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (28.00%) ETL
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (24.00%) Migration
10 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (20.00%) PowerPivot
11 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
11 4 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (16.00%) Dashboard Development
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle
11 4 (16.00%) Law
12 3 (12.00%) Legal
12 3 (12.00%) Finance
12 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016

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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (56.00%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (52.00%) Power BI
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (20.00%) PowerPivot
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (8.00%) OLAP
9 2 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
10 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
10 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
10 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
10 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Law
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (28.00%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Power BI Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SSAS Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Business Developer
5 4 (16.00%) ETL Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Power BI Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) MDX
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) ETL
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (24.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
7 1 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) Presales
7 1 (4.00%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) VBA
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP