Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) over the 6 months to 24 February 2020 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.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 275 372 371
Rank change year-on-year +97 -1 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 20 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.051% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
South East median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £350 £381 £355
90th Percentile £519 £514 £475
England median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.33 £70.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -68.10% +225.58% -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,668 6,386 6,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.41% 40.53% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,292 4,108 3,699
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £488 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +0.52% +2.11% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 167 142
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £21.25 £19.41
90th Percentile £72.35 £52.50 £50.98
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in the South East

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in the South East

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in the South East over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in the South East

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +62 10 £425 +13.33% 6
Hampshire - 5 £488 - 4
Sussex - 4 £488 -
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

1 19 (95.00%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (95.00%) Power BI
1 19 (95.00%) Power Platform
2 18 (90.00%) ETL
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (75.00%) Azure
5 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 13 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (65.00%) MDX
6 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (55.00%) Analytics
7 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (50.00%) Visualisation
8 10 (50.00%) Oracle
9 9 (45.00%) Tableau
9 9 (45.00%) Data Lake
9 9 (45.00%) Azure Data Factory
9 9 (45.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 8 (40.00%) ETL Development
10 8 (40.00%) XML
10 8 (40.00%) Python
10 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
11 7 (35.00%) OLAP
11 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
11 7 (35.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (35.00%) Degree

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) InVision
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (95.00%) Power Platform
2 15 (75.00%) Azure
3 9 (45.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (10.00%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Functions
5 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) Power BI
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (45.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 9 (45.00%) Data Lake
6 7 (35.00%) OLAP
7 6 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) PowerPivot
9 3 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (15.00%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (15.00%) HDInsight
9 3 (15.00%) Spotfire
10 2 (10.00%) Big Data
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (10.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Azure Developer
3 6 (30.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Azure Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Report Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Data Modeller
7 1 (5.00%) Excel Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Power BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) MDX
2 8 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (90.00%) ETL
3 11 (55.00%) Analytics
4 10 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (40.00%) ETL Development
6 7 (35.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (30.00%) Business Analytics
7 6 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (30.00%) Machine Learning
7 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
10 3 (15.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) R
4 2 (10.00%) U-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Tableau
4 4 (20.00%) Databricks
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com