Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 38
Contract jobs citing MDX 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.47% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.75% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Staffordshire median daily rate - £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% +52.38%
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 61 114 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 23.64% 26.82% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 74 86
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £345 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -2.47% +10.55%
10th Percentile £275 £266 £263
90th Percentile £426 £466 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MDX in Staffordshire

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in Staffordshire