The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 29 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.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 150 158
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8  
Contract jobs citing MDX 7 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.27% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.82% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 30
Median daily rate £500 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £345 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £503 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.44%  
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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1077 1104 1539
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 35.06% 32.61% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 932 1232
Median daily rate £475 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.52% +11.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +100.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in the City of London

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MDX in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MDX in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region with a requirement for MDX.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) OLAP
6 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (23.08%) Power BI
7 3 (23.08%) ETL
7 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) R
8 2 (15.38%) Tableau
8 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
8 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
8 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
8 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (15.38%) Retail
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (15.38%) Degree

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (15.38%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) OLAP
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) Power BI
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
5 2 (15.38%) Essbase
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (7.69%) MOLAP
6 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Database Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Hyperion Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (7.69%) Essbase Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL BI Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) DRM
5 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scorecard
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) R
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
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Lawrence Harvey
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