The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank - 39 54
Contract jobs citing MDX 0 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 2.71% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 13.89% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
Average daily rate
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- £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £190.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +638.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
256 108 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.82% 19.53% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 69 85
Average daily rate £363 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Average hourly rate £21.80 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.56% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £18.99 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MDX
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing MDX 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 MDX.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) DataStage
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing MDX 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 MDX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 2 (100.00%) DataStage
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft