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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPivot
Rank 553 540 531
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerPivot 69 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Applications category 1.03% 0.83% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £330 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £181 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £250 £344
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-81.14% -

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
6713 7187 6575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.79% 13.15% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3906 3967 3575
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 £160 £159 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 736 667
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -11 67 £350 +6.06% 34
London -2 32 £425 +17.24% 9
City of London -7 18 £425 +6.91% 1
South West +5 12 £318 +41.11%
West Midlands +5 8 £345 +17.44% 6
South East -21 7 £300 - 9
Cheshire -1 5 £340 +35.80%
North West -23 5 £340 +26.32% 8
Yorkshire - 3 £356 - 1
Bristol - 3 £388 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £356 - 1
Surrey - 3 £300 - 3
Chester - 3 £279 -
Berkshire 0 2 £135 - 1
Leeds - 2 £350 - 1
Dorset - 2 £289 -
Birmingham -2 1 £345 +34.63% 2
Reading -7 1 - - 1
Staffordshire -8 1 £338 +92.85% 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £288 -
Warrington - 1 £400 -
Maidenhead - 1 £135 -
Bournemouth - 1 £303 -
Poole - 1 £275 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £288 -
Lichfield - 1 £338 - 1
Woking - 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £350 -
Hampshire - 1 £350 - 1

PowerPivot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 107 (71.81%) Business Intelligence
2 106 (71.14%) SQL
3 97 (65.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 94 (63.09%) SQL Server
5 92 (61.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 89 (59.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 68 (45.64%) Microsoft Power View
8 65 (43.62%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (41.61%) T-SQL
10 61 (40.94%) Microsoft
11 59 (39.60%) SharePoint
12 54 (36.24%) ETL
13 46 (30.87%) MS Excel
14 44 (29.53%) MDX
15 40 (26.85%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (19.46%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (19.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 28 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (15.44%) Data Modelling
19 22 (14.77%) Finance
20 21 (14.09%) C#
20 21 (14.09%) .NET
20 21 (14.09%) SharePoint 2013
21 19 (12.75%) Performance Tuning
22 18 (12.08%) OLAP
23 16 (10.74%) Visual Studio
23 16 (10.74%) Retail
23 16 (10.74%) Kimball Methodology
23 16 (10.74%) Visualisation
24 15 (10.07%) NHS

PowerPivot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 59 (39.60%) SharePoint
2 21 (14.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (4.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.01%) IIS
4 3 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
6 1 (0.67%) Lync
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 46 (30.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.34%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.34%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.67%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) SaaS
1 4 (2.68%) Office 365
2 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) SAN
2 2 (1.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (65.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 94 (63.09%) SQL Server
3 92 (61.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (59.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 68 (45.64%) Microsoft Power View
6 65 (43.62%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (26.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (12.08%) OLAP
9 14 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (8.72%) QlikView
11 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (6.04%) PerformancePoint
11 9 (6.04%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (5.37%) Star Schema
13 7 (4.70%) MOLAP
14 6 (4.03%) RDBMS
14 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
14 6 (4.03%) OLAP Cube
15 5 (3.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 4 (2.68%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.67%) Toad
General
1 22 (14.77%) Finance
2 16 (10.74%) Retail
3 8 (5.37%) Advertising
4 6 (4.03%) Marketing
5 5 (3.36%) Publishing
6 3 (2.01%) Legal
6 3 (2.01%) Front Office
7 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.34%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Electronics
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 89 (59.73%) Developer
2 48 (32.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 43 (28.86%) Analyst
4 25 (16.78%) SQL Developer
5 17 (11.41%) Business Developer
6 14 (9.40%) Data Analyst
7 12 (8.05%) Architect
8 10 (6.71%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 9 (6.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (6.04%) Consultant
10 8 (5.37%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Analyst Developer
11 7 (4.70%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (4.70%) Report Developer
12 6 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 5 (3.36%) Business Architect
13 5 (3.36%) Information Analyst
13 5 (3.36%) Excel Developer
14 4 (2.68%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (29.53%) MDX
2 21 (14.09%) .NET
3 13 (8.72%) XML
4 9 (6.04%) CSS
5 7 (4.70%) HTML
6 5 (3.36%) jQuery
7 4 (2.68%) Web Services
8 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.34%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (1.34%) XSL
9 2 (1.34%) REST
9 2 (1.34%) Ajax
10 1 (0.67%) JSON
10 1 (0.67%) WCF
10 1 (0.67%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.67%) HTML5
10 1 (0.67%) XSLT
10 1 (0.67%) ODBC
10 1 (0.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.74%) Visualisation
3 15 (10.07%) NHS
4 10 (6.71%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.68%) Statistics
6 4 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.01%) Equities
7 3 (2.01%) Replication
7 3 (2.01%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.34%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.34%) Social Network
8 2 (1.34%) Informatics
8 2 (1.34%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.34%) User Experience
8 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.34%) Linux
2 2 (1.34%) CentOS
3 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (71.81%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (36.24%) ETL
3 28 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (15.44%) Data Modelling
5 19 (12.75%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (10.74%) Kimball Methodology
7 14 (9.40%) Master Data Management
7 14 (9.40%) Migration
7 14 (9.40%) Data Management
8 12 (8.05%) Data Cleansing
9 9 (6.04%) Data Analysis
10 8 (5.37%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (4.70%) Data Protection
11 7 (4.70%) Scrum
12 6 (4.03%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.03%) Quality Management
12 6 (4.03%) Change Management
12 6 (4.03%) Data Mapping
12 6 (4.03%) Analytics
13 5 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (71.14%) SQL
2 62 (41.61%) T-SQL
3 29 (19.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 21 (14.09%) C#
5 7 (4.70%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.03%) VBA
7 4 (2.68%) C
8 3 (2.01%) Java
8 3 (2.01%) VBScript
8 3 (2.01%) XPath
8 3 (2.01%) X++
8 3 (2.01%) Perl
9 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.34%) R
10 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (4.70%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.40%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.36%) QA
3 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 61 (40.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.38%) Tableau
3 8 (5.37%) Oracle
4 7 (4.70%) IBM
5 6 (4.03%) SAP
6 4 (2.68%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (2.68%) Netezza
7 3 (2.01%) Cognos
8 2 (1.34%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.34%) Sun
8 2 (1.34%) Dell
8 2 (1.34%) Dundas
8 2 (1.34%) Red Gate
8 2 (1.34%) Nintex
8 2 (1.34%) Alias
8 2 (1.34%) VMware
9 1 (0.67%) Teradata
9 1 (0.67%) Capita
9 1 (0.67%) TARGIT
9 1 (0.67%) Bloomberg
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