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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 547 506 512
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +6
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 45 64 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 0.67% 0.96% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 47 29
Average daily rate
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£375 £355 £545
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -34.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £245 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £466 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £105.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £37.50

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
6709 6676 6089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.37% 13.04% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 3614 3073
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 695 658 733
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.98 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -47 45 £375 +5.63% 17
London -1 25 £381 +7.39% 8
North West - 9 £286 - 3
City of London -5 7 £388 +9.15% 5
West Midlands -2 5 £350 -7.89%
Lancashire - 5 £286 - 1
Yorkshire -14 3 £315 +20.00%
West Yorkshire -17 3 £315 +20.00%
South East -39 3 £375 +1.35% 4
Surrey - 2 - - 4
Manchester - 2 - - 1
Reading +13 1 £375 +36.36%
Berkshire -7 1 £375 +36.36%
Leeds -18 1 - -
South Wales - - - - 1
South West - - - - 2
Wales - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Newport - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Blackpool - - - -
Bradford - - - -

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (86.05%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (80.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (70.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 61 (70.93%) SQL Server
4 54 (62.79%) SQL
5 47 (54.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (53.49%) Microsoft
7 42 (48.84%) SharePoint
8 38 (44.19%) ETL
9 36 (41.86%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (39.53%) Microsoft Power View
11 28 (32.56%) MS Excel
12 26 (30.23%) T-SQL
12 26 (30.23%) OLAP
12 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (30.23%) MDX
13 24 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (27.91%) Analytics
13 24 (27.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 22 (25.58%) Data Modelling
15 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (22.09%) Kimball Methodology
17 15 (17.44%) OLAP Cube
17 15 (17.44%) PerformancePoint
18 13 (15.12%) Relational Database
18 13 (15.12%) Data Management
19 12 (13.95%) .NET
20 11 (12.79%) Finance
20 11 (12.79%) QlikView
21 10 (11.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 42 (48.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.16%) SAS
4 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 28 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) PaaS
2 2 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (80.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 61 (70.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 61 (70.93%) SQL Server
3 47 (54.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (41.86%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (39.53%) Microsoft Power View
6 26 (30.23%) OLAP
7 24 (27.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 24 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (17.44%) OLAP Cube
9 15 (17.44%) PerformancePoint
10 13 (15.12%) Relational Database
11 11 (12.79%) QlikView
12 7 (8.14%) RDBMS
13 6 (6.98%) Hadoop
14 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (5.81%) Data Mining
14 5 (5.81%) ProClarity
14 5 (5.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.33%) ERwin
3 2 (2.33%) Subversion
3 2 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.16%) NUnit
4 1 (1.16%) MSTest
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Advertising
3 8 (9.30%) Marketing
4 5 (5.81%) Billing
5 3 (3.49%) Games
6 2 (2.33%) Legal
7 1 (1.16%) Music Industry
7 1 (1.16%) Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Retail
7 1 (1.16%) Automotive
7 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (58.14%) Developer
2 27 (31.40%) Analyst
3 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Business Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Data Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 3 (3.49%) Excel Developer
11 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.49%) ETL Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Database Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Information Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) MDX
2 12 (13.95%) .NET
3 6 (6.98%) XML
4 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.16%) Web Services
5 1 (1.16%) WCF
5 1 (1.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Visualisation
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.14%) NHS
4 6 (6.98%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.65%) Reference Data
5 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.49%) Online Games
7 2 (2.33%) Replication
7 2 (2.33%) Clustering
7 2 (2.33%) User Experience
8 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.16%) Derivative
8 1 (1.16%) GIS
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (86.05%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (44.19%) ETL
3 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (27.91%) Analytics
5 22 (25.58%) Data Modelling
6 19 (22.09%) Kimball Methodology
7 13 (15.12%) Data Management
8 9 (10.47%) Unit Testing
9 8 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.98%) Data Architecture
11 6 (6.98%) Master Data Management
11 6 (6.98%) Data Analysis
12 5 (5.81%) Migration
12 5 (5.81%) Inmon Methodology
12 5 (5.81%) Data Governance
13 4 (4.65%) Data Analytics
13 4 (4.65%) Line Management
13 4 (4.65%) Scrum
13 4 (4.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.79%) SQL
2 26 (30.23%) T-SQL
3 10 (11.63%) C#
3 10 (11.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 8 (9.30%) VBA
5 5 (5.81%) Java
6 4 (4.65%) C++
6 4 (4.65%) Perl
6 4 (4.65%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 3 (3.49%) Python
7 3 (3.49%) C
8 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.33%) XPath
8 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.16%) VBScript
9 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 46 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) Ab Initio
2 9 (10.47%) Tableau
3 7 (8.14%) Informatica
3 7 (8.14%) IBM
4 6 (6.98%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle
4 6 (6.98%) Teradata
5 5 (5.81%) DataFlux
5 5 (5.81%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 5 (5.81%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.81%) Cognos
6 4 (4.65%) Trillium
6 4 (4.65%) Datanomic
7 3 (3.49%) Cloudera
7 3 (3.49%) SAP
8 2 (2.33%) Google
8 2 (2.33%) Netezza
8 2 (2.33%) Facebook
9 1 (1.16%) Twitter
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £192.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago