The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 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 / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 158 150
Rank change year-on-year +39 -8  
Contract jobs citing MDX 13 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.50% 0.052% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 0.19% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Median daily rate £406 £369 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.16% -14.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £354 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £384 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 814 1027 841
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.50% 26.70% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 685 513
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.30 £19.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £46.09
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in the North West

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MDX in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MDX in the North West

MDX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MDX in the North West

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Manchester +16 6 £406 +10.16% 2
Cheshire - 5 £550 - 4
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for MDX.

1 21 (65.63%) ETL
2 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (56.25%) SQL
4 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (46.88%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (40.63%) Finance
9 11 (34.38%) Essbase
9 11 (34.38%) Hyperion
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
12 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
12 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.88%) OLAP
12 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
13 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
13 6 (18.75%) ERwin
13 6 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (18.75%) Data Mart
13 6 (18.75%) Talend
13 6 (18.75%) Analytics
13 6 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (46.88%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (34.38%) Essbase
5 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (21.88%) OLAP
9 6 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (18.75%) Data Mart
10 5 (15.63%) Power BI
10 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
10 5 (15.63%) Star Schema
11 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (9.38%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) ERwin
1 6 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Local Government
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 7 (21.88%) OBIEE Developer
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Developer
6 5 (15.63%) SSAS Developer
6 5 (15.63%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Hyperion Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) DHTML
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) ETL
2 17 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
6 6 (18.75%) Analytics
6 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (9.38%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
10 2 (6.25%) Data Transformation
10 2 (6.25%) Migration
11 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
11 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
11 1 (3.13%) DRM
11 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Hyperion
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) Talend
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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