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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK
Rank 575 622 599
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -23
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 22 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.013% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.035% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £506 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
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
18249 19912 19696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.76% 38.33% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12587 13528 12927
Median daily rate £430 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 488 419
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.63 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.27 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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)
Top 11 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +43 22 £400 - 10
London +30 18 £405 -7.42% 8
City of London - 4 £425 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £394 -
South East - 2 £400 - 1
Leeds - 1 £363 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £363 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Sheffield - 1 £425 -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 37 (92.50%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (87.50%) SQL
3 34 (85.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (85.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 25 (62.50%) Power BI
5 24 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (55.00%) MDX
7 21 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 17 (42.50%) T-SQL
10 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (30.00%) ETL
12 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
13 9 (22.50%) Migration
13 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
14 8 (20.00%) Finance
14 8 (20.00%) Law
14 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 7 (17.50%) Data Quality
15 7 (17.50%) PowerPivot
15 7 (17.50%) Legal
16 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
16 5 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
16 5 (12.50%) Analytics
16 5 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
17 4 (10.00%) QA
17 4 (10.00%) QlikView

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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Project
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (85.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 34 (85.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (62.50%) Power BI
3 24 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (17.50%) PowerPivot
9 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (10.00%) QlikView
10 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (7.50%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (7.50%) OLAP
11 3 (7.50%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (7.50%) Star Schema
12 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (2.50%) Datazen
13 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
13 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
1 8 (20.00%) Law
2 7 (17.50%) Legal
3 4 (10.00%) Advertising
4 2 (5.00%) Billing
4 2 (5.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (40.00%) SSIS Developer
4 13 (32.50%) Power BI Developer
5 10 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 10 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
6 9 (22.50%) SSRS Developer
7 6 (15.00%) ETL Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Business Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Architect
9 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Report Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Senior NHS Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) MDX
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (92.50%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (30.00%) ETL
3 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (22.50%) Migration
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.00%) Data Management
9 2 (5.00%) Master Data Management
9 2 (5.00%) Practice Management
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.50%) Complex ETL
10 1 (2.50%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) Data Quality
2 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
Northwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £275 per annum 6 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Contingency Team
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Rate: £350 - £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 18 days ago