The table below looks at the statistics for PowerPivot skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerPivot over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Power Pivot
Rank 156 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.34% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.26% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £263 £186 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-58.33% -
PowerPivot
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
769 768 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.29% 23.48% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 475 360
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £269 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 16 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £24.90 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £67.00 £168.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

PowerPivot
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerPivot across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PowerPivot Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PowerPivot Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PowerPivot
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerPivot across the North West region.

PowerPivot Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PowerPivot
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 2 £325 -
Lancashire -5 1 £263 +41.12% 3
PowerPivot
England

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Power View
3 4 (57.14%) Power BI
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) MDX
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (14.29%) VBA
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (14.29%) Cognos
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
6 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) Migration

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Power View
2 4 (57.14%) Power BI
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Essbase
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Power BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Excel Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) MDX
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle