Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 95 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -1
Contract jobs citing MDX 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.19% 0.43% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 1.91% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.73% -17.78%
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% -9.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 381 314 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.27% 22.64% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 185 207
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £265 £263 £234
90th Percentile £588 £538 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.92% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% +36.14% -49.55%
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.48
% change year-on-year +18.75% -3.94% +7.84%

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MDX in Hertfordshire

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in Hertfordshire

MDX
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Watford -5 1 - - 1
MDX
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MDX.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Inmon Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SSAS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 2 (66.67%) Inmon Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) RedGate