Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 98 107
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9 -
Contract jobs citing MDX 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.00% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% +21.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 315 299 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.92% 20.51% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 176 334
Reading median daily rate £400 £398 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -4.68% +7.61%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £283
90th Percentile £525 £488 £547
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £50.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -60.99% +164.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.40 £15.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.00 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £21.06 £37.25
% change year-on-year +51.98% -43.48% +96.05%

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 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for MDX.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (50.00%) Power BI
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (50.00%) Power BI
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (25.00%) OLTP
4 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft