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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 158 135 128
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.071% 0.064% 0.069%
As % of the Applications category 0.69% 0.54% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£340 £269 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.32% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £254 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £284 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £285
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £96.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-65.71% +167.36%
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England

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

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
434 370 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.34% 11.78% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 182 126
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £465 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 48 64
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.67 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.01% +11.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.12 £32.76 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 Applications 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerPivot across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

PowerPivot Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 August 2015. 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
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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
Cheshire -12 3 £340 +35.80%
PowerPivot
England

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (46.67%) ETL
6 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (40.00%) Data Mapping
7 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (26.67%) MDX
9 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (20.00%) Migration
10 2 (13.33%) Alias
10 2 (13.33%) DNS
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
11 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (6.67%) Statistics
11 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Power View
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (6.67%) QlikView
8 1 (6.67%) DTS
8 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Business Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) Data Mapping
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Alias
3 1 (6.67%) SAP