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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 69 70 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Contract jobs citing MDX 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.16% 0.13% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.42% 0.41% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£301 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
-9.58% -
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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
292 242 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.87% 30.33% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 161 64
Average daily rate £360 £400 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.38 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.93% +18.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 10 £301 -
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UK

MDX
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) OLAP
1 20 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 20 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 20 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 20 (100.00%) PerformancePoint
1 20 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) OLAP
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 20 (100.00%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Database Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 20 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared