The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 535 467 462
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -5
Contract jobs citing MDX 103 176 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.14% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 133 139
Median daily rate £413 £398 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £288 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £80.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15246 15434 14997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.51% 27.49% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10737 10309 9776
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 222 219
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MDX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MDX
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MDX within the UK.

MDX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MDX
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MDX within the UK.

MDX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MDX
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 -54 103 £413 +3.12% 26
London -55 45 £450 +5.88% 13
South East -7 19 £381 +1.66% 5
West Midlands -7 16 £331 -1.11% 4
Oxfordshire +12 8 £413 +3.77%
City of London -2 8 £475 +3.54% 7
Birmingham +1 7 £325 -5.79% 1
East of England +9 6 £375 +7.14%
Coventry -1 5 £388 +19.23% 1
Berkshire -2 5 £388 +3.33% 3
South West +2 4 £475 +52.00% 1
Oxford +1 4 £413 +3.77%
Cheshire -8 4 £525 +54.63%
North West -14 4 £525 +55.55% 1
North East - 4 £295 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £295 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £301 -
Hampshire +6 2 £338 -20.58% 1
Bristol +5 2 £350 +16.66%
Macclesfield -1 2 £525 -
Surrey -4 2 £388 -
West Yorkshire -7 2 £356 +1.78% 1
Leeds -8 2 £356 -5.00% 1
Yorkshire -9 2 £356 +1.78% 1
East Midlands - 2 £146 -
Wiltshire - 2 £600 -
Swindon - 2 £600 -
Derby - 2 £146 -
Derbyshire - 2 £146 -

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MDX 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 MDX.

1 180 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 180 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 168 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 167 (77.31%) Business Intelligence
4 155 (71.76%) SQL Server
5 144 (66.67%) SQL
6 119 (55.09%) Data Warehouse
7 114 (52.78%) Microsoft
8 92 (42.59%) ETL
9 89 (41.20%) T-SQL
10 67 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (27.31%) OLAP
12 51 (23.61%) Finance
13 50 (23.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 45 (20.83%) Data Modelling
15 42 (19.44%) MS Excel
15 42 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
16 40 (18.52%) Kimball Methodology
17 35 (16.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 33 (15.28%) SQL Server 2014
19 28 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
19 28 (12.96%) Power BI
20 27 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
21 25 (11.57%) Banking
22 24 (11.11%) Oracle
22 24 (11.11%) Advertising
23 22 (10.19%) Tableau
24 21 (9.72%) .NET
24 21 (9.72%) C#
24 21 (9.72%) Performance Tuning

MDX
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 16 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.93%) SAS
4 1 (0.46%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.46%) IIS
4 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 42 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.46%) Radian6
2 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) AdWords
3 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.46%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 180 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 168 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 155 (71.76%) SQL Server
4 119 (55.09%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (27.31%) OLAP
6 50 (23.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 42 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (16.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 33 (15.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (12.96%) Power BI
11 27 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
12 19 (8.80%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (7.87%) Relational Database
14 15 (6.94%) QlikView
15 10 (4.63%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (4.63%) PowerPivot
16 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
17 7 (3.24%) Essbase
17 7 (3.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.02%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.39%) JUnit
4 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.93%) ERwin
5 2 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 51 (23.61%) Finance
2 25 (11.57%) Banking
3 24 (11.11%) Advertising
4 8 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.24%) Legal
6 4 (1.85%) Marketing
6 4 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.39%) Law
7 3 (1.39%) Retail
8 2 (0.93%) Back Office
8 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Billing
9 1 (0.46%) Front Office
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 186 (86.11%) Developer
2 122 (56.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 75 (34.72%) SQL Developer
4 74 (34.26%) SSIS Developer
5 70 (32.41%) SSAS Developer
6 69 (31.94%) SSRS Developer
7 52 (24.07%) SQL BI Developer
8 48 (22.22%) Business Developer
9 32 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
10 24 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 23 (10.65%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 21 (9.72%) T-SQL Developer
13 18 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
14 16 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
15 14 (6.48%) ETL Developer
15 14 (6.48%) Senior Developer
16 12 (5.56%) Report Developer
17 10 (4.63%) Java Developer
18 9 (4.17%) Architect
18 9 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.72%) .NET
2 12 (5.56%) Web Services
3 8 (3.70%) HTML
4 7 (3.24%) WPF
5 6 (2.78%) HTML5
5 6 (2.78%) REST
6 5 (2.31%) Spring.NET
6 5 (2.31%) Task Parallel Library
6 5 (2.31%) Unity DI Container
6 5 (2.31%) WCF
6 5 (2.31%) WinForms
7 4 (1.85%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.85%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.85%) Java Concurrency
8 3 (1.39%) XML
9 2 (0.93%) D3.js
10 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.17%) Credit Risk
2 9 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 8 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.78%) NHS
5 5 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.85%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.93%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.93%) Informatics
9 1 (0.46%) Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) Derivative
9 1 (0.46%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.46%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.63%) Windows
2 4 (1.85%) Unix
2 4 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (77.31%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (42.59%) ETL
3 67 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (20.83%) Data Modelling
5 40 (18.52%) Kimball Methodology
6 21 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (7.87%) Scrum
8 16 (7.41%) Analytics
8 16 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
8 16 (7.41%) ETL Development
9 15 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.48%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.56%) Data Management
12 11 (5.09%) SDLC
13 10 (4.63%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (4.17%) Risk Management
15 8 (3.70%) Low Latency
15 8 (3.70%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.70%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 144 (66.67%) SQL
2 89 (41.20%) T-SQL
3 21 (9.72%) C#
4 15 (6.94%) Java
5 13 (6.02%) VBA
6 10 (4.63%) VB
7 8 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 8 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.70%) VBScript
8 7 (3.24%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.39%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.93%) X++
11 1 (0.46%) ABAP
11 1 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (3.24%) Degree
2 4 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.93%) MCSE
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.02%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.78%) Solvency II
3 5 (2.31%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.11%) Oracle
3 22 (10.19%) Tableau
4 6 (2.78%) Hyperion
5 5 (2.31%) SAP
5 5 (2.31%) Sybase
6 4 (1.85%) Talend
7 3 (1.39%) Teradata
8 2 (0.93%) Cadence
8 2 (0.93%) Citrix
8 2 (0.93%) MapR
9 1 (0.46%) Cognos
9 1 (0.46%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.46%) Facebook
9 1 (0.46%) Google
9 1 (0.46%) Netezza
9 1 (0.46%) Omniture
9 1 (0.46%) Trillium
9 1 (0.46%) Twitter
9 1 (0.46%) Yahoo!
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