The table below looks at the statistics for PowerPivot skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerPivot over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 541 513 577
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +64
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 54 65 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.12% 0.035%
As % of the Applications category 0.74% 0.97% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 10
Average daily rate
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£338 £320 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £420 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £285 £675
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -57.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £96.25 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £96.25 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+167.36% -

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

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7270 6714 7552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.90% 12.59% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4076 3688 3948
Average daily rate £338 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 714 651 792
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

PowerPivot
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PowerPivot Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Trend

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

PowerPivot Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PowerPivot
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

PowerPivot Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PowerPivot
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK.

PowerPivot Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PowerPivot
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

PowerPivot Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PowerPivot
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerPivot within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
England -38 52 £338 +5.46% 20
London +28 33 £355 +4.41% 12
City of London +37 14 £398 +13.16% 4
West Midlands -18 6 £208 -37.35%
South East -19 3 £450 +106.89% 5
South West -34 3 £250 -12.28%
East of England -36 3 £165 -60.71%
Surrey +4 2 £450 -14.28% 3
North West +1 2 £269 -18.18% 3
Birmingham +1 2 £256 -22.64%
Reading -4 1 - -
Berkshire -9 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £288 - 3
Bolton - 1 £288 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Reigate - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Derby - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 74 (68.52%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (67.59%) SQL
3 66 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 66 (61.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (53.70%) SharePoint
5 54 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (47.22%) Microsoft
7 46 (42.59%) Data Warehouse
8 44 (40.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 40 (37.04%) MDX
10 37 (34.26%) PerformancePoint
11 32 (29.63%) MS Excel
12 28 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (21.30%) ETL
14 20 (18.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 20 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (18.52%) Kimball Methodology
15 16 (14.81%) T-SQL
16 15 (13.89%) OLAP
16 15 (13.89%) SharePoint 2010
16 15 (13.89%) QlikView
17 14 (12.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 13 (12.04%) ProClarity
18 13 (12.04%) Business Analysis
18 13 (12.04%) Visual Studio
18 13 (12.04%) Data Modelling
19 12 (11.11%) Finance
20 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (10.19%) Informatica
20 11 (10.19%) Analytics

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 58 (53.70%) SharePoint
2 15 (13.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (6.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.63%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.78%) SAS
6 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (61.11%) SQL Server
1 66 (61.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 54 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (42.59%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (40.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 37 (34.26%) PerformancePoint
6 28 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (18.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 20 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (13.89%) OLAP
8 15 (13.89%) QlikView
9 13 (12.04%) ProClarity
10 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
11 7 (6.48%) Star Schema
12 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
14 3 (2.78%) DataStage
14 3 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
15 2 (1.85%) Data Mart
15 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.85%) JIRA
3 2 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Marketing
3 8 (7.41%) Billing
4 7 (6.48%) Advertising
5 3 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (1.85%) Local Government
6 2 (1.85%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.85%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (57.41%) Developer
2 38 (35.19%) Analyst
3 24 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 12 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 10 (9.26%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (8.33%) Report Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Business Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Excel Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Information Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Report Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 3 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
13 2 (1.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 2 (1.85%) NHS Information Analyst
13 2 (1.85%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.04%) MDX
2 6 (5.56%) XML
3 4 (3.70%) .NET
4 2 (1.85%) HTML
4 2 (1.85%) CSS
4 2 (1.85%) Web Services
5 1 (0.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.56%) NHS
3 4 (3.70%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.78%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.85%) Open Source
5 2 (1.85%) Online Games
5 2 (1.85%) Replication
5 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Windows
1 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (68.52%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (21.30%) ETL
3 20 (18.52%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (12.04%) Business Analysis
4 13 (12.04%) Data Modelling
5 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.19%) Analytics
6 10 (9.26%) Data Management
7 9 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.41%) BPMN
8 8 (7.41%) UML
9 6 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.56%) Workflow
10 5 (4.63%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.63%) Inmon Methodology
10 5 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.70%) Master Data Management
12 3 (2.78%) ERP
12 3 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (67.59%) SQL
2 16 (14.81%) T-SQL
3 14 (12.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 9 (8.33%) VBA
5 5 (4.63%) C
6 3 (2.78%) C#
6 3 (2.78%) C++
6 3 (2.78%) Java
6 3 (2.78%) Perl
7 2 (1.85%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (1.85%) XPath
7 2 (1.85%) Python
7 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.93%) VBScript
8 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) Solvency II
1 8 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 51 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.19%) Informatica
3 9 (8.33%) Business Objects
4 8 (7.41%) Tableau
4 8 (7.41%) Actuate
5 7 (6.48%) Ab Initio
6 5 (4.63%) Oracle
6 5 (4.63%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 4 (3.70%) IBM
7 4 (3.70%) Cognos
8 3 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.78%) Trillium
8 3 (2.78%) Teradata
8 3 (2.78%) DataFlux
8 3 (2.78%) Datanomic
9 2 (1.85%) Dundas
9 2 (1.85%) Cadence
9 2 (1.85%) SAP
10 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.93%) VMware
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