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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 98 125 131
Rank change year-on-year +27 +6  
Contract jobs citing MDX 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.041% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

MDX is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 329 432 614
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.76% 17.63% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 264 368
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £55.55 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.99% +70.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing MDX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) Power BI
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) OLAP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
7 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) CRM
7 1 (14.29%) VB.NET

MDX
Top Related 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Power BI
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SSIS Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ETL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft