The first table below looks at the demand for PowerPivot skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerPivot over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 59 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Applications category 1.75% 1.19% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£256 £388 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.87% -44.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £344 £688
% change year-on-year
-16.36% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -
Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
114 84 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.10% 14.02% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 43 58
Average daily rate £285 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 6
Average hourly rate £11.70 £16.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.87% +20.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £19.20 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
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PowerPivot
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerPivot across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

PowerPivot Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerPivot across the Birmingham region.

PowerPivot Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PowerPivot
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PowerPivot also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerPivot.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PowerPivot also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerPivot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Report Writer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL