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 24 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 / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 392 333
Rank change year-on-year +24 -59  
Contract jobs citing MDX 44 36 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.17% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.51% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 73
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £390 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
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 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 7322 7035 7321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.82% 32.46% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5438 5395 5313
Median daily rate £480 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
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 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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MDX in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MDX in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 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
City of London -1 8 £438 -7.89% 1
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
MDX
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for MDX.

1 71 (82.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 71 (82.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 69 (80.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 67 (77.91%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (73.26%) SQL
5 55 (63.95%) SQL Server
6 45 (52.33%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (48.84%) T-SQL
8 41 (47.67%) Microsoft
9 35 (40.70%) Finance
10 32 (37.21%) ETL
10 32 (37.21%) Power BI
11 30 (34.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 25 (29.07%) OLAP
12 25 (29.07%) Data Modelling
13 23 (26.74%) Kimball Methodology
14 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Excel
15 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (18.60%) Banking
17 15 (17.44%) Legal
18 14 (16.28%) SQL Server 2016
19 13 (15.12%) Tableau
20 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (13.95%) Migration
21 11 (12.79%) Degree
21 11 (12.79%) PowerPivot
21 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2014
22 10 (11.63%) OLAP Cube
22 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server

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 5 (5.81%) SAS
1 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.98%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Global One
2 1 (1.16%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (82.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 71 (82.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 69 (80.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (63.95%) SQL Server
4 45 (52.33%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (37.21%) Power BI
6 25 (29.07%) OLAP
7 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (16.28%) SQL Server 2016
9 11 (12.79%) PowerPivot
9 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (11.63%) OLAP Cube
11 9 (10.47%) QlikView
12 5 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (3.49%) MOLAP
13 3 (3.49%) OLTP
13 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Banking
3 15 (17.44%) Legal
4 9 (10.47%) Law
5 8 (9.30%) Retail
6 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.49%) Advertising
7 3 (3.49%) Marketing
7 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.33%) Billing
8 2 (2.33%) General Ledger
8 2 (2.33%) Publishing
9 1 (1.16%) Front Office
9 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.16%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (76.74%) Developer
2 33 (38.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (24.42%) SQL Developer
4 16 (18.60%) SSIS Developer
5 15 (17.44%) SSAS Developer
5 15 (17.44%) SSRS Developer
6 13 (15.12%) Report Developer
7 12 (13.95%) Business Developer
8 11 (12.79%) Power BI Developer
9 10 (11.63%) Analyst
10 7 (8.14%) Architect
10 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 7 (8.14%) SQL BI Developer
11 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 6 (6.98%) Database Developer
12 5 (5.81%) Business Analyst
12 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse Analyst
12 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
13 4 (4.65%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) COM
2 5 (5.81%) .NET
3 4 (4.65%) Web Services
3 4 (4.65%) WPF
4 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.49%) WCF
5 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.33%) HTML
5 2 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.16%) JMS
6 1 (1.16%) JPA
6 1 (1.16%) jQuery
6 1 (1.16%) JSON
6 1 (1.16%) RESTful
6 1 (1.16%) Spring
6 1 (1.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.33%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.33%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.91%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (37.21%) ETL
3 25 (29.07%) Data Modelling
4 23 (26.74%) Kimball Methodology
5 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.95%) Migration
6 10 (11.63%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (9.30%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.14%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (8.14%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (5.81%) MVC
9 5 (5.81%) OO
9 5 (5.81%) Time Management
10 4 (4.65%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.49%) Analytics
11 3 (3.49%) MVVM
11 3 (3.49%) OOD
11 3 (3.49%) SDLC
11 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 63 (73.26%) SQL
2 42 (48.84%) T-SQL
3 30 (34.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 9 (10.47%) C#
5 3 (3.49%) Java
5 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.49%) R
5 3 (3.49%) VBA
6 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) MCITP
2 2 (2.33%) MCSE
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 41 (47.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) Tableau
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) RedGate
5 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos
5 1 (1.16%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.16%) Solace
5 1 (1.16%) Sophis
5 1 (1.16%) SunGard
5 1 (1.16%) TARGIT
London
Computer People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £500 per month
Posted: 5 days ago