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 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 68 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 1.04% -
As % of the Applications category 0.67% 6.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £285 -
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
149 147 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.54% 15.25% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 75
Average daily rate £400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 15
Average hourly rate £17.29 £11.56 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.49% -22.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £8.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.50 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft