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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 524 518 491
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 63 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.095% 0.088%
As % of the Applications category 1.01% 0.71% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 26
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£375 £355 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £268 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £469 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
6268 6758 5931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.92% 13.32% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3514 3513 3058
Average daily rate £340 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 582 627 687
Average hourly rate £15.74 £15.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.00 £9.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 3 March 2015.

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
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 3 March 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
England +8 63 £375 +5.63% 20
London +10 34 £350 -6.66% 11
City of London +22 20 £388 +9.15% 4
West Midlands +7 10 £425 +36.00%
North West - 10 £196 - 1
Lancashire - 9 £196 - 1
South East -20 7 £433 +38.40% 7
Surrey +1 5 £440 +35.38% 4
South West -15 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Blackpool - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
Epsom - - - - 2
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Newport - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 85 (82.52%) Business Intelligence
2 68 (66.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 65 (63.11%) SQL Server
4 63 (61.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 61 (59.22%) SQL
6 56 (54.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (47.57%) SharePoint
8 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
9 35 (33.98%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (33.01%) T-SQL
10 34 (33.01%) ETL
10 34 (33.01%) Microsoft Power View
11 31 (30.10%) MS Excel
12 29 (28.16%) MDX
13 25 (24.27%) OLAP
13 25 (24.27%) Data Modelling
14 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (17.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (17.48%) Analytics
16 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 17 (16.50%) Kimball Methodology
18 16 (15.53%) SharePoint 2013
19 14 (13.59%) PerformancePoint
19 14 (13.59%) Finance
19 14 (13.59%) .NET
19 14 (13.59%) C#
20 13 (12.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
21 11 (10.68%) Relational Database
21 11 (10.68%) OLAP Cube

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 49 (47.57%) SharePoint
2 16 (15.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (30.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) MS Project
3 1 (0.97%) SPSS
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.94%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) PaaS
2 2 (1.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (66.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 65 (63.11%) SQL Server
3 63 (61.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 56 (54.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (33.98%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (33.01%) Microsoft Power View
7 25 (24.27%) OLAP
8 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (17.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 14 (13.59%) PerformancePoint
11 11 (10.68%) Relational Database
11 11 (10.68%) OLAP Cube
12 7 (6.80%) QlikView
12 7 (6.80%) RDBMS
13 5 (4.85%) Star Schema
13 5 (4.85%) Data Mining
14 4 (3.88%) OLTP
14 4 (3.88%) ProClarity
14 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.94%) ERwin
4 1 (0.97%) NUnit
4 1 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.97%) Toad
4 1 (0.97%) MSTest
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Advertising
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
3 3 (2.91%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.94%) Games
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (58.25%) Developer
2 37 (35.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 33 (32.04%) Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 10 (9.71%) Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Business Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Consultant
6 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) Data Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.80%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Information Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (4.85%) ETL Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.85%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) NHS Information Analyst
11 3 (2.91%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.16%) MDX
2 14 (13.59%) .NET
3 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.80%) XML
5 6 (5.83%) CSS
6 5 (4.85%) WCF
6 5 (4.85%) jQuery
7 4 (3.88%) REST
8 3 (2.91%) Web Services
9 2 (1.94%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (1.94%) HTML
10 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) NHS
1 10 (9.71%) Visualisation
2 6 (5.83%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.88%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.91%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.91%) User Experience
4 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.94%) Online Games
5 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Derivative
6 1 (0.97%) GIS
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.97%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (82.52%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (33.01%) ETL
3 25 (24.27%) Data Modelling
4 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.48%) Analytics
6 17 (16.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (9.71%) Dimensional Modelling
7 10 (9.71%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (8.74%) Data Management
9 7 (6.80%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.83%) Migration
11 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.85%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.85%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (4.85%) Master Data Management
11 5 (4.85%) Inmon Methodology
12 4 (3.88%) Data Architecture
12 4 (3.88%) Scrum
12 4 (3.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.22%) SQL
2 34 (33.01%) T-SQL
3 14 (13.59%) C#
4 13 (12.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.83%) VBA
7 3 (2.91%) Perl
7 3 (2.91%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 3 (2.91%) Java
8 2 (1.94%) C++
8 2 (1.94%) VBScript
8 2 (1.94%) XPath
8 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.97%) Python
9 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) VCP4
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.97%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.77%) Tableau
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle
4 4 (3.88%) SAP
4 4 (3.88%) Cognos
4 4 (3.88%) Informatica
4 4 (3.88%) Ab Initio
4 4 (3.88%) IBM
4 4 (3.88%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 3 (2.91%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.91%) Teradata
5 3 (2.91%) Google
5 3 (2.91%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.91%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.94%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.94%) Netezza
6 2 (1.94%) DataFlux
6 2 (1.94%) Facebook
7 1 (0.97%) Twitter
7 1 (0.97%) Talend
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