The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MDX 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.34% - 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 132 197 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 22.64% 22.57% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 383 444
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £481 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 £19.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.08% -  
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for MDX in Reading

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region with a requirement for MDX.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET