The first table below looks at the demand for PowerPivot skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerPivot over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Reading 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.096% - -
As % of the Applications category 0.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
185 149 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.81% 19.08% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 47 59
Average daily rate £275 £305 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £177 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 22
Average hourly rate £11.05 £28.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.53% +143.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £13.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £34.50 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
PowerPivot
Berkshire

PowerPivot
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PowerPivot Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PowerPivot Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PowerPivot
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) Games
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (14.29%) C#

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau