Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 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)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 125 135
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -17
Contract jobs citing MDX 7 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.31% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.38% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 19
Leeds median daily rate £350 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% +20.00%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +1.45% -8.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 794 1017 1087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.57% 38.71% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 733 766
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £513 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.00% -50.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for MDX in Leeds

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MDX.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) OLAP
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) ETL
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) ETL Development
2 6 (85.71%) MOLAP
2 6 (85.71%) ROLAP
2 6 (85.71%) Star Schema
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (14.29%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) MOLAP
2 6 (85.71%) OLAP
2 6 (85.71%) ROLAP
2 6 (85.71%) Star Schema
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) ETL Developer
2 6 (85.71%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ETL
1 6 (85.71%) ETL Development
1 6 (85.71%) Kimball Methodology
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft