The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK
Rank 586 633 601
Rank change year-on-year +47 -32  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 23 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.015% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.040% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 16
Median daily rate £375 £438 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +18.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £369 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £513 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £500
% change year-on-year +10.71% -30.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18403 20247 19784
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.15% 38.05% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12666 13835 12813
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 485 404
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.62 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +54 23 £375 -14.28% 15
London +40 17 £375 -18.91% 9
City of London - 3 £425 - 3
Yorkshire - 2 £394 -
East Midlands - 2 £270 - 2
North West +29 1 £388 +10.71% 1
South East - 1 £400 -
Warrington - 1 £388 -
Corby - 1 £270 -
Sheffield - 1 £425 -
Leeds - 1 £363 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £363 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £270 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £388 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £400 -

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

1 41 (91.11%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (88.89%) SQL
2 40 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 40 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 30 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (66.67%) Power BI
4 28 (62.22%) MDX
5 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
6 22 (48.89%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
8 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
9 14 (31.11%) Data Modelling
10 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (26.67%) ETL
11 12 (26.67%) Migration
12 11 (24.44%) Law
12 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
13 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (20.00%) Legal
15 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (17.78%) Finance
16 7 (15.56%) Data Quality
17 6 (13.33%) PowerPivot
17 6 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
18 5 (11.11%) Analytics
18 5 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
18 5 (11.11%) Degree
18 5 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
18 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 5 (11.11%) MS Visio

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
2 5 (11.11%) MS Project
2 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 40 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (66.67%) Power BI
2 30 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (48.89%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
5 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (13.33%) PowerPivot
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (8.89%) QlikView
10 3 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (6.67%) OLAP
10 3 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (6.67%) Star Schema
11 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (2.22%) Datazen
12 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (24.44%) Law
2 9 (20.00%) Legal
3 8 (17.78%) Finance
4 4 (8.89%) Advertising
5 3 (6.67%) Retail
6 2 (4.44%) Billing
6 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
6 2 (4.44%) Marketing
7 1 (2.22%) Games
7 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Power BI Developer
3 14 (31.11%) SSIS Developer
4 10 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Report Developer
5 9 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 9 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
6 8 (17.78%) SSAS Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (8.89%) ETL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior NHS Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) MDX
2 4 (8.89%) COM
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (31.11%) Data Modelling
3 12 (26.67%) ETL
3 12 (26.67%) Migration
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (11.11%) Analytics
6 5 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (8.89%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.44%) Data Management
9 2 (4.44%) Master Data Management
9 2 (4.44%) Practice Management
9 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.22%) Business Analytics
10 1 (2.22%) CRM
10 1 (2.22%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.22%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.89%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Tableau
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago