The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 27 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)
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 374 340
Rank change year-on-year +20 -34  
Contract jobs citing MDX 44 57 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.81% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 58
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +1.66% +2.73%  
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6748 7047 6486
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.85% 31.82% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5022 5275 4693
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 29 27
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £22.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in London

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MDX in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MDX in London

MDX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MDX in London

MDX
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London 0 6 £431 +1.47% 6
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for MDX.

1 70 (82.35%) SQL
2 68 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 65 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (75.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (65.88%) SQL Server
7 43 (50.59%) T-SQL
8 39 (45.88%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (35.29%) Data Modelling
9 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 29 (34.12%) Finance
11 26 (30.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (28.24%) ETL
13 23 (27.06%) OLAP
14 22 (25.88%) MS Excel
15 21 (24.71%) Power BI
16 19 (22.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 17 (20.00%) Degree
18 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
19 13 (15.29%) Migration
20 12 (14.12%) OLAP Cube
21 11 (12.94%) Law
21 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
22 10 (11.76%) Time Management
22 10 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
22 10 (11.76%) Tableau
22 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
22 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 10 (11.76%) Legal
22 10 (11.76%) Management Information System

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.35%) SAS
1 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.18%) Confluence
2 1 (1.18%) GemFire
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.18%) TPMS
2 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.88%) MS Office
3 5 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.18%) Global One
1 1 (1.18%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 64 (75.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (65.88%) SQL Server
5 39 (45.88%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (30.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (27.06%) OLAP
8 21 (24.71%) Power BI
9 12 (14.12%) OLAP Cube
10 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
14 5 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (5.88%) PowerPivot
14 5 (5.88%) QlikView
15 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
15 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.53%) Subversion
2 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
2 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (2.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) JIRA
4 1 (1.18%) JUnit
General
1 29 (34.12%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Law
3 10 (11.76%) Legal
4 9 (10.59%) Retail
5 7 (8.24%) Banking
6 5 (5.88%) Advertising
7 3 (3.53%) Marketing
8 2 (2.35%) Billing
8 2 (2.35%) General Ledger
8 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.18%) Publishing
9 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (69.41%) Developer
2 26 (30.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 20 (23.53%) SQL Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Architect
4 14 (16.47%) SSIS Developer
5 13 (15.29%) SSRS Developer
6 12 (14.12%) Analyst
7 11 (12.94%) Report Developer
8 10 (11.76%) Business Analyst
8 10 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 10 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
8 10 (11.76%) SQL BI Developer
8 10 (11.76%) SSAS Developer
9 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 7 (8.24%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (8.24%) SSIS Analyst
10 7 (8.24%) SSRS Analyst
11 6 (7.06%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (4.71%) COM
3 4 (4.71%) WCF
3 4 (4.71%) Web Services
3 4 (4.71%) WPF
4 3 (3.53%) Spring
5 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.18%) Ajax
6 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.18%) CSS3
6 1 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.18%) HTML5
6 1 (1.18%) JPA
6 1 (1.18%) React
6 1 (1.18%) RESTful
6 1 (1.18%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.35%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.18%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 24 (28.24%) ETL
4 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
5 13 (15.29%) Migration
6 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.76%) Time Management
8 8 (9.41%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (7.06%) OO
10 4 (4.71%) Analytics
10 4 (4.71%) Data Management
10 4 (4.71%) MVC
10 4 (4.71%) Visualisation
11 3 (3.53%) Data Migration
11 3 (3.53%) DevOps
11 3 (3.53%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (3.53%) ETL Development
11 3 (3.53%) MVVM
11 3 (3.53%) OOD
11 3 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 70 (82.35%) SQL
2 43 (50.59%) T-SQL
3 19 (22.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 10 (11.76%) C#
5 3 (3.53%) Java
5 3 (3.53%) R
5 3 (3.53%) VBA
6 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.35%) Python
7 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.18%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Tableau
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle
4 3 (3.53%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.35%) Cognos
6 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.18%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.18%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.18%) SAP
6 1 (1.18%) Solace
6 1 (1.18%) Sophis
6 1 (1.18%) SunGard
6 1 (1.18%) TARGIT
6 1 (1.18%) Teradata
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Rate: c£60,000 - £65,000 Pro Rota
Posted: 5 days ago