The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 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 of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 128 139
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Contract jobs citing MDX 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.75% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £325 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +3.44%  
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 of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 731 671 834
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.51% 26.28% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 428 503
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 29
Median hourly rate £41.50 £31.27 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.71% -21.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in the East of England

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hertfordshire -1 2 £353 -6.00%
Bedfordshire -12 1 £325 -3.70%
MDX
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 of England region with a requirement for MDX.

1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) ETL
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (42.86%) VBScript
5 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
5 3 (42.86%) OLAP
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
5 3 (42.86%) QlikView
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (28.57%) Banking

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Lorenzo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) OLAP
4 3 (42.86%) QlikView
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) OLTP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ETL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
3 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (14.29%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cerner