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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Rank 636 622 626
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 12 38 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.065% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.055% 0.17% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 7
Median daily rate £388 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
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
21769 22150 21004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.74% 38.12% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15001 15038 13557
Median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 532 409
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.47 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -5 12 £388 -8.82% 11
Yorkshire +10 6 £325 -13.33% 1
Leeds - 5 £394 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £394 -
London -35 4 £431 +1.47% 7
City of London +12 1 £450 -10.00% 5
South Yorkshire +4 1 £225 -40.00% 1
Derby - 1 £363 -
Doncaster - 1 £225 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £363 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £388 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £388 -
East Midlands - 1 £363 -
North East - 1 £388 -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 17 (94.44%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 8 (44.44%) Power BI
6 7 (38.89%) PowerPivot
6 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
7 5 (27.78%) MDX
8 4 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (16.67%) ETL
9 3 (16.67%) VBA
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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 (27.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Power BI
5 7 (38.89%) PowerPivot
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (11.11%) Data Lake
8 2 (11.11%) OLAP
8 2 (11.11%) SSDT
9 1 (5.56%) Big Data
9 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
9 1 (5.56%) OLTP
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SSAS Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
6 3 (16.67%) ETL Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Azure Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft BI Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Power BI Developer
7 2 (11.11%) SQL BI Architect
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Power BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.11%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
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