The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 119 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing MDX 14 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.82% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.97% 3.66% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 9
Median daily rate £325 £369 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £304 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £441 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MDX
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
712 573 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.03% 22.36% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 355 356
Median daily rate £375 £350 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 11
Median hourly rate £16.00 £33.55 £29.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% +14.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

MDX
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MDX Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MDX
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MDX across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

MDX Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Birmingham -11 4 £325 -16.12%
Coventry -13 4 £325 -13.33%
Staffordshire -5 2 £500 +17.64%
Solihull -1 1 £298 -40.50%
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MDX.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (96.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 22 (84.62%) SQL
4 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (65.38%) T-SQL
6 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 16 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (50.00%) OLAP
7 13 (50.00%) ETL
8 11 (42.31%) Kimball Methodology
8 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
9 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
11 4 (15.38%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (15.38%) Analytics
11 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (11.54%) Power BI
13 2 (7.69%) Predictive Analysis
13 2 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
13 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
13 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
13 2 (7.69%) QlikView
13 2 (7.69%) Use Case
13 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (96.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (50.00%) OLAP
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 3 (11.54%) Power BI
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (7.69%) QlikView
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (3.85%) Datazen
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (3.85%) MOLAP
10 1 (3.85%) PowerPivot
10 1 (3.85%) ROLAP
10 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ETL Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Developer
4 5 (19.23%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (19.23%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Business Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SSAS Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (50.00%) ETL
3 11 (42.31%) Kimball Methodology
4 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Multidimensional Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Predictive Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Use Case
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.85%) Data Validation
8 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) C#
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
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