Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MDX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MDX over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 172 176
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4 +13
Contract jobs citing MDX 16 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 0.78% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 10
Berkshire median daily rate £441 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.97% +26.92% +1.17%
10th Percentile £331 £372 £312
90th Percentile £502 £475 £336
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

MDX is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 920 893 988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.40% 20.77% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 530 625
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 30
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -31.97% +93.42%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £44.88 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing MDX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MDX in Berkshire

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in Berkshire

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MDX in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MDX in Berkshire

MDX
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 4 £450 +12.50%
Slough +9 4 £338 -25.00%
Newbury - 4 £398 -
MDX
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MDX.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (68.75%) ETL
4 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (56.25%) Analytics
5 9 (56.25%) Data Mart
5 9 (56.25%) Data Modelling
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Tableau
7 7 (43.75%) SDLC
7 7 (43.75%) Informatica
7 7 (43.75%) Data Mining
8 5 (31.25%) OLAP
9 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (25.00%) Pentaho
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (18.75%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (12.50%) .NET
11 2 (12.50%) CSS
11 2 (12.50%) C#
11 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 9 (56.25%) Data Mart
4 7 (43.75%) Data Mining
5 5 (31.25%) OLAP
6 4 (25.00%) Pentaho
7 3 (18.75%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) Big Data
8 2 (12.50%) Power BI
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
9 1 (6.25%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) SSAS Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (68.75%) ETL
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) Analytics
4 9 (56.25%) Data Modelling
5 7 (43.75%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
8 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Tableau
3 7 (43.75%) Informatica