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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 117 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing MDX 11 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 1.46% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Average daily rate £375 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £322 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £387 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
629 481 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.80% 22.05% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 297 294
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -11.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.35 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MDX across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham -1 4 £381 +3.74% 3
Staffordshire - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £400 -
Worcestershire - 1 £275 -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 27 (93.10%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (89.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 26 (89.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 25 (86.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (86.21%) SQL Server
4 19 (65.52%) SQL
4 19 (65.52%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (58.62%) T-SQL
6 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
7 12 (41.38%) ETL
8 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (27.59%) OLAP
11 6 (20.69%) PowerPivot
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (20.69%) Power BI
12 5 (17.24%) Data Management
12 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (17.24%) Kimball Methodology
12 5 (17.24%) Master Data Management
12 5 (17.24%) Advertising
13 4 (13.79%) NHS
13 4 (13.79%) .NET
13 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
13 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
13 4 (13.79%) QlikView
13 4 (13.79%) Complex ETL
14 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Power View
14 3 (10.34%) Big Data

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (89.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 26 (89.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (65.52%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (27.59%) OLAP
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (20.69%) Power BI
6 6 (20.69%) PowerPivot
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (13.79%) QlikView
9 3 (10.34%) Big Data
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Power View
10 2 (6.90%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
11 1 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Business Developer
4 6 (20.69%) SQL BI Developer
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (10.34%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (6.90%) ETL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (41.38%) ETL
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Data Management
4 5 (17.24%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (17.24%) Master Data Management
5 4 (13.79%) Complex ETL
5 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.45%) Data Validation
7 1 (3.45%) ETL Development
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (6.90%) X++
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.45%) XMLA
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Tableau
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