The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 June 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 121 113
Rank change year-on-year +25 -8  
Contract jobs citing MDX 4 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.097% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.28% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Median daily rate £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.00

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 524 724 540
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 37.16% 35.28% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 524 380
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in West Yorkshire

MDX
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leeds +23 4 £375 +5.26%
MDX
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MDX.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (87.50%) ETL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (50.00%) OLAP
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (50.00%) ETL Development
5 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (37.50%) Complex ETL
7 2 (25.00%) Power BI
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) MOLAP
7 2 (25.00%) ROLAP
7 2 (25.00%) Star Schema
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (12.50%) Migration
8 1 (12.50%) XML
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (12.50%) .NET
8 1 (12.50%) C#
8 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (12.50%) Data Migration

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) OLAP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) MOLAP
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (25.00%) ROLAP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) ETL Developer
3 6 (75.00%) SSAS Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) ETL Development
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) Complex ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau