The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 127 144
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17  
Contract jobs citing MDX 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.039% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.98% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £331 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 747 712 771
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 29.05% 24.45% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 474 503
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 50 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.88 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% +16.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £57.00 £47.00
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 South West

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

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in the South West

MDX
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South 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
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 South West region with a requirement for MDX.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
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