The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 143 130
Rank change year-on-year +31 -13  
Contract jobs citing MDX 7 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.072% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.21% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 737 947 765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.63% 34.15% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 676 524
Median daily rate £388 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £41.88 £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.34% -65.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £10.93 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £16.77 £45.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

MDX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MDX in Yorkshire

MDX
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +19 4 £375 +5.26%
North Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
MDX
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MDX.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (91.67%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (83.33%) ETL
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) ETL Development
6 4 (33.33%) Power BI
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (33.33%) OLAP
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Complex ETL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (16.67%) Tableau
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (16.67%) Migration
8 2 (16.67%) MOLAP
8 2 (16.67%) ROLAP
8 2 (16.67%) Star Schema
9 1 (8.33%) Finance
9 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (8.33%) .NET

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (91.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) OLAP
5 4 (33.33%) Power BI
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (16.67%) MOLAP
7 2 (16.67%) ROLAP
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (16.67%) Star Schema
8 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (8.33%) QlikView
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) ETL Developer
2 8 (66.67%) SSAS Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (41.67%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
5 4 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) Power BI Developer
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ETL
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) ETL Development
5 3 (25.00%) Complex ETL
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau