The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 92 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.066% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £146 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +106.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.00

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 East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 473 364 428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 31.39% 23.99% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 233 271
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in the East Midlands

MDX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MDX in the East Midlands

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire - 1 £300 -
MDX
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MDX.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) Power BI
4 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Power BI
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SSIS Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SSRS Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards